Year 8

Welcome to the Year 8 page. This a page where we will showcase the many achievements and activities that our year 8 students have been involved in

Year 8 Dean: Terry Tarapi ttarapi@balmacewen.school.nz

Year 8 Assistant Dean: Lisa Dixon ldixon@balmacewen.school.nz

 

 

Year 8 News

Posted: Friday August 23, 2019

Kiaora families and friends

Year 8 Artists are as BUSY as BEES

Posted: Friday August 23, 2019

In art, the Year 8 classes have been busy using the observational drawing skills of a scientist crossed with the tonal skills of an artist. Next, they explored and played with making cartoons of bees depicting some of the jobs and types of bees in a hive.

Year 8 Textiles

Posted: Friday August 23, 2019

Some Year 8 classes have produced designer pin cushions. The students have learnt a variety of hand sewing stitches and have had to problem solve when developing their unique templates. I was impressed with the students creativity, perseverance and development of skills. Some look good enough to eat!!

Cross Country

Posted: Thursday August 22, 2019

Read on for results, photographs and a video from last week's cross country...