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Year 0 & 1

Room 16

Welcome to Room 16! We love learning!

Weekly Timetable

 
Mon
Tues
Wed
Thu
Fri
8:55am
ROLL
9:10
Writing
Writing
Writing
Writing
Buddy Class
9:55
Fitness
Fitness
Fitness
Fitness
Calendar
10:10
Brainfood Break
Brainfood Break
Brainfood Break
Brainfood Break
Writing/Publishing
10:15
Calendar/Maths
Calendar/Maths
Calendar/Maths
Calendar/Maths
11:00am
Morning Tea
11:30
Reading/Developmental
Reading/Developmental
Reading/Developmental
Reading/Developmental
Te Reo/Developmental
1:00pm
Lunch
1:50pm
Roll
1:55
Story
Story
Story
Story
Story
2:00
Oral Language
Oral Language
Oral Language
Library/Assembly
Oral Language
2.10
Handwriting
Handwriting
Handwriting
2:20
Inquiry
PE
Inquiry
Oral Language
Year 1 Hui/Year 1 Singing
2.55
Tidy Up/Notices
Tidy Up/Notices
Tidy Up/Notices
Tidy Up/Notices
Tidy Up/Notices

Room 16 Teachers

Hamish Morgan

Hamish Morgan hamishm@kaurilands.school.nz I attended Kaurilands as a child, I have worked here as a KiwiSport Activator and now I am team teaching in room 21 as part of a ministry initiative to get more teachers into junior classrooms. I will be teaching the next new entrants class to open up in term 2.

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Room 19

Welcome to Room 19. We love to learn! Pop in and visit us or check out our Seesaw blog to see what we have been learning about!

Weekly Timetable

 
Mon
Tues
Wed
Thu
Fri
8:55am
ROLL
9:00am
Written Language
Written Language
Written Language
Written Language
Jump Jam / Written Language
10.10
Fitness/Brain Food
Jump Jam/Brain Food
Fitness/Brain Food
Circuits/Brain Food
Brain Food
10:20am
Maths
Maths
Maths
Library
Maths
11:00am
Morning Tea
11.30am
Reading
Reading
Reading
Reading / Oral Language
Poem Illustration/Reading
12.30
Developmental
Developmental
Developmental
Buddy Time
Te Reo Māori / Developmental
12.30pm
Developmental
Developmental
Developmental
Buddy Time
Te Reo Maori / Developmental
1:00pm
Lunch
1:50pm
Roll
2:00pm
SSR / Shared story
SSR / Shared story
SSR / Shared story
SSR / Shared story
SSR / Shared story
2:15pm
P.E Year 1 Athletic Rotation
Handwriting PB4L Inquiry/Topic
Handwriting Inquiry/Topic
Pohutukawa Assembly (weeks 3, 6, 9)
Year 1 Singing
2.45
Oral Language / Pack up - home time
Oral Language / Pack up - home time
Oral Language / Pack up - home time
Visual Art / Pack up - home time
Oral Language / Pack up -home time

Room 19 Teachers

Kirsten

Kirsten Pickett kirstenp@kaurilands.school.nz I have been a teacher for 21 years and joined the Kaurilands team 2 years ago. I love teaching Juniors and feel blessed to work with such a supportive staff and community. My children attend this amazing school. I love spending time with my family and friends and listening to music.

Jo 250X250

Jo Senio jos@kaurilands.school.nz Talofa, I'm Jo and I have the privilege of teaching in Room 19 on Fridays and relieving around the school. I have three children, two who are here at Kaurilands and one preschooler. I absolutely love Kaurilands, both as a teacher and a parent. I feel very blessed to be part of such a great school.

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Room 20

Welcome to Room 20. Our class motto is "Everyone in Room 20 gives it a go!" We are always trying out new things, finding new challenges and celebrating our successes together as a class. If we find something tricky we support each other to reach our learning goals- we never ever laugh if someone gets stuck or makes a mistake. We know that mistakes are a part of learning! Check out our awesome learning below on our seesaw blog!

Weekly Timetable

 
Mon
Tues
Wed
Thu
Fri
8:55am
ROLL
9:00am
Hui
Hui
Jump Jam
Writing
Writing
Writing
Writing
Oral Language / News
10:05am
Fitness / Brain Food
Jump Jam / Brain Food
Fitness / Brain Food
Circuit / Brain Food
Library
10:20am
Maths
Maths
Maths
Maths
Writing / Publishing
11:00am
Morning Tea
11:30am
Reading
Reading
Reading
Reading
Reading
12:30pm
Developmental
Developmental
Developmental
Developmental
Buddy Class
1:00pm
Lunch
1:50pm
Roll
1:50
Oral Language
Oral Language
Oral Language
Oral Language
Oral Language
News
News
News
Te Reo
The Arts
Science / Tech
PE / Sport
Inquiry
Singing
Handwriting
Handwriting

Room 20 Teachers

Jaimee Leigh Thompson

Jaimee Leigh Thompson jaimeeleight@kaurilands.school.nz I am a beginning teacher in my second year of teaching. I have a degree in early childhood education and a graduate diploma in primary school teaching.
I want my students to feel like our classroom is their second family- a place where we all laugh, play, have fun, and learn together!

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Room 21

In Room 21 we are at the beginning of the learning journey. We foster a positive, fun learning environment where children learn to take risks, problem solve and learn through play. We are learning to use school values to help form positive relationships with all the members of our community.

Weekly Timetable

 
Mon
Tues
Wed
Thu
Fri
8:55am
ROLL
9.10
Writing
Writing
Writing
Writing
Jump Jam
9.55
Fitness
Fitness
Fitness
Fitness
Brain food break
10.10
Brain food break
Brain food break
Brain food break
Brain food break
Calendar/Maths
10.15
Calendar/Maths
Calendar/Maths
Calendar/Maths
Calendar/Maths
Library
11:00am
Morning Tea
11.30
Reading
Reading
Reading
Reading
Art
12.35
Developmental Play
Developmental Play
Developmental Play
Developmental Play
Buddy Reading
1:00pm
Lunch
1:50pm
Roll
1.55
Story
Story
Story
Assembly-Week3/6/9
Story
2.00
Oral language
Oral language
Oral language
Oral language or story
Oral language
2.10
Handwriting
Handwriting
Handwriting
Oral Language
Year 1 Singing/Hui
2.20
Year 1 PE/Athletics
Te Reo
Te Reo
Handwriting
Year 1 Singing/Hui
2.30
Year 1 PE/Athletics
Inquiry
Inquiry
Publishing
Year 1 Singing/Hui
2.55
Tidy Up/Notices
Tidy Up/Notices
Tidy Up/Notices
Tidy Up/Notices
Tidy Up/Notices

Room 21 Teachers

Hayley Jesperson

Hayley Jesperson hayleyj@kaurilands.school.nz I am passionate about teaching Juniors and making sure the transition from early childhood is as smooth as can be for children and whanau. My 4 children attended this great school so I was involved as a parent before I started working here. I love reading, walking and being at the beach.

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Room 22

Welcome to our class! We love learning.

Weekly Timetable

 
Mon
Tues
Wed
Thu
Fri
8:55am
ROLL
9.05am
Own class writing
Mixed class writing
Mixed class writing
Mixed class writing
Fitness/Brain Food
10.00
Fitness/Brain Food
Fitness/Brain Food
Library
Fitness/Brain Food
Te Reo
10:15am
Calendar / Maths
Calendar / Maths
Fitness/Brain Food
Calendar / Maths
Te Reo
11:00am
Morning Tea
11:30am
Reading
Reading
Reading
Reading
Reading
12:30
Free Play
Buddy Class
Free Play
Free Play
Free Play
1:00pm
Lunch
1:50pm
Roll
2.00pm
Oral Language
Oral Language
Oral Language
Oral Language
Oral Language
2.15
Year One Athletics
Inquiry
Calendar Maths
Inquiry
Year One Hui/Singing 2:30 (Junior Kapa Haka)
2.45
Handwriting/Phonics Pack up/notices
Handwriting/Phonics Pack up/notices
Handwriting/Phonics Pack up/notices
Handwriting/Phonics Pack up/notices

Room 22 Teachers

Kara Wilkins

Kara Wilkins karaw@kaurilands.school.nz I have been a part of the Year 1 team at Kaurilands since 2009. Both my children attend our kura. I love teaching in the juniors, we have a supportive team and lots of fun. When I’m not teaching, I’m chilling with my whānau and indulging my love of photography, art and design.

Kristin Joy

Kristin Joy kristinj@kaurilands.school.nz I have been part of Kaurilands for the last 19 years. As parent help, a teacher in the Senior school, and now part time with the Juniors. If I’m not at Kaurilands I’m working at Auckland Libraries, so if you see me at one be sure to say hi!

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Room 23

Welcome to Room 23! We love to learn and we have lots of fun! Check out more of what we have been up to by looking at our Seesaw blog or pop in and say hi.

Weekly Timetable

 
Mon
Tues
Wed
Thu
Fri
8:55am
ROLL
9:00am
Oral Language
Oral Language
Oral Language
Oral Language
Jump Jam
Handwriting / Writing
Handwriting / Writing / Topic
PMP
PB4L / Writing
Brain Food
Topic
Brain Food
Jump Jam
Brain Food
Handwriting
Brain Food
Te Reo
Brain Food
Fitness
Fitness
Inquiry through Play
Maths
Maths
Library
Maths
Maths
11:00am
Morning Tea
11:30am
Reading / phonics
Reading / phonics
Reading / phonics
Reading / phonics
Reading / phonics
Inquiry through play
Inquiry through play
Inquiry through play
Inquiry through play
Writing / Publishing
1:00pm
Lunch
1:50pm
Roll
2:00pm
Story
Story
Story
Story
Story
News / PB4L
Inquiry
Inquiry
Maths
Handwriting
Assembly or Art
Singing
Sport or Assembly

Room 23 Teachers

Jo Woods

Jo Woods jow@kaurilands.school.nz A Year 1 classroom is like no other, very busy and loud and fun! Year 1 is such a special time for children and families. I believe play is very important for children in year 1. My own two children attend Kaurilands School. At the weekend I love spending time with my family at the beach .

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Room 24

Welcome to Room 24. Feel free to spend time in our class anytime, we love helpers! Remember to check out our Seesaw Blog to see what we have been learning.

Weekly Timetable

 
Mon
Tues
Wed
Thu
Fri
8:55am
ROLL
9:00am
Hui
Daily Tui
Hui
Daily Tui
Daily Tui
9.10
Story Writing/Fitness/Brain Food
Story Writing/Fitness (Jump Jam)/Brain Food
Story Writing/Fitness/Brain Food
Story Writing/Fitness (Circuit)/Brain Food
Fitness (Jump Jam)/Brain Food/Handwriting
10.15
Maths
Maths
Maths
Maths
Maths
11:00am
Morning Tea
11:30am
Reading / Library at 12:15
Reading / Developmental/Free Play
Reading / Developmental/Free Play
Reading / Developmental/Free Play
Reading / Developmental/Free Play
1:00pm
Lunch
1:50pm
Roll
2:00pm
PE/Athletics Oral Language
Inquiry Oral Language
Inquiry Oral Language
Assembly wks 3,6,9 / Visual Art
Te Reo / Singing at 2:25

Room 24 Teachers

Kim Morgan

Kim Morgan kimm@kaurilands.school.nz I have been working at Kaurilands for 15 years and I still look forward to coming to work each day. We have a special environment at Kaurilands and I am proud to be a member of this community. I am an avid reader, I like walking and love travelling.

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Room 25

Welcome to Room 25. Nestled among our native trees. Ko te ahurei o te tamaiti arahia ô tātou māhi. "Let the uniqueness of the child guide our work".

Weekly Timetable

 
Mon
Tues
Wed
Thu
Fri
8:55am
ROLL
9:00am
e-roll/ Calendar/Te Reo Complement Circle Making Connections/ Sharing time Weekend Writing
e-roll/ Calendar/Te Reo Complement Circle / Writing - mixed writing groups from Yr 1 classes
e-roll/ Calendar/Te Reo Complement Circle /Writing - mixed writing groups from Yr 1 classes
e-roll/ Calendar/Te Reo Complement Circle / Writing - mixed writing groups from Yr 1 classes
e-Roll/ Calendar/Te Reo Junior Jump Jam / Calendar/Te Reo Brain food
10.05
Class fitness/Brain food
Jump Jam on the court with Jaimee /Brain food
Class fitness/Brain food
Year one circuit fitness/Brain food
Reading (Big Book Activity) Developmental
10.20
Number Agents- Maths/Drama/Oral Language
Number Agents- Maths/Drama/Oral Language
Number Agents- Maths/Drama/Oral Language
Number Agents- Maths/Drama/Oral Language
Sight Word/Alphabet/ Numeracy Checks
11:00am
Morning Tea
11:30am
Collaboration Time/Inquiry Reading Workshops
Collaboration Time/Inquiry Reading Workshops
Collaboration Time/Inquiry Reading Workshops
Reading Workshops / Buddy Reading with Rm 9
Buddy Collaboration Class with Ropu Rima / Library 12.15-1.00
1:00pm
Lunch
1:50pm
Roll
1:50pm
e-roll/Story PE/Sport/ Technology
e-roll/Story Inquiry Developmenta
e-rolll/Story Te Reo/ Handwriting Developmental
e-roll/Story Handwriting Junior Kapa Haka/ Singing @ 2:25pm Year 1 Hui (Pohutukawa Assembly weeks 3, 6 and 9 2- 2.40pm)
e-roll/Story Visual Art Developmental

Room 25 Teachers

Kim Noovao

Kim Noovao kimn@kaurilands.school.nz I have been teaching for the past 10 years in a variety of schools. I design learning to ensure it is social, engaging and caters for individual learning needs. I continually explore practices to ensure success for learners. I also love relaxing at our bach with my beautiful whānau.

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Rūma Kowhai

We are new to Kaurilands school but we love learning!

Weekly Timetable

 
Mon
Tues
Wed
Thu
Fri
8:55am
ROLL
8.55
Roll/Daily Tui
Roll/Daily Tui
Roll/Daily Tui
Roll/Daily Tui
Roll/Daily Tui
9:10
Story Writing / Fitness (our class) / Brain Food
Story Writing / Fitness (our class) / Brain Food
Story Writing / Fitness (our class) / Brain Food
Story Writing / Fitness (our class) / Brain Food
9am Jump Jam or (Whole School 9am Assembly weeks 1/ 5/10) Brain Food
10.15
Maths
Maths
Maths
Maths
Handwriting / Maths
11:00am
Morning Tea
11:30
Reading / Library - 12:15 (with Room 24)
Reading / Developmental/Free Play
Reading / Developmental/Free Play
Reading / Developmental/Free Play
Reading / Developmental/Free Play
1:00pm
Lunch
1:50pm
Roll
1.50
Roll / P.E. Oral Language
Roll / Inquiry Topic Solar System/Celebrations /Oral Language
Roll / Open Topic inquiry/Oral Language
Roll / Assembly/Visual Art (Assembly weeks 3,6,9)
Roll / Te Reo / 2:25pm Singing/Kapa Haka

Rūma Kowhai Teachers

Catriona

Catriona Pianina catrionap@kaurilands.school.nz I am a creative teacher with a dollop of down to earth wisdom thrown in for good measure. I love to dance, sing, imagine, use positive mindset, write, explore nature and create. I enjoy spending time with my family and friends, especially my daughter who is a student at Kaurilands school.

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