News

Keep up to date with the latest news and events from Balmacewen. 

 

Flying Fox Fun

One of the camp highlights was certainly the flying fox. Check out the pictures of room 10 students on the flying fox!

Posted: Thursday March 10, 2016

Mandarin

Mandarin has kicked off in Room 25. After 4 sessions we can meet and greet, count and are now learning colours through the art of traditional mask making.

Posted: Thursday March 10, 2016

Roles and Responsibilities in Room 3

Check out our wonderful students who have been awarded with roles and responsibilities in Room 3.

Posted: Thursday March 10, 2016

CAMP WAIHOLA 2016

What a fantastic time Room 25 & 26 had at camp earlier this week!!!!!

Posted: Wednesday March 9, 2016

Week 6

Here we go it is time to create our creature

Posted: Wednesday March 9, 2016

Close Encounters of the Butterfly Kind!

Room 14 had many close encounters last week at the Museum butterfly house with butterflies, bugs and strange plant life.

Posted: Tuesday March 8, 2016

Toitu Trip

Room 2 had a fantastic trip to the Toitu Museum and the Chinese Gardens today.

Posted: Tuesday March 8, 2016

What's hot in the kitchen with the Y7's?

Group A have finished their first block in Foods technology and are hopefully wowing with their cooking at home!

Posted: Tuesday March 8, 2016

What's hot in the kitchen with the Y8's?

We have been working towards creating our own pies.

Posted: Tuesday March 8, 2016

Khan academy inspiration

After watching some Khan academy videos on how to regroup in subtraction, we decided to make our own.

Posted: Sunday March 6, 2016

Time travel by Shima Jack

Read Shima's excellent recount about our visit to Toitu and the Chinese Gardens.

Posted: Saturday March 5, 2016

Exploring Apps

Sharing ideas is an important part of learning in Room 25. 'MindMeister' App allows us to collaborate in an effective and exciting format.

Posted: Saturday March 5, 2016

Room 7's trip to the butterfly house!

On Wednesday Room 7 went to the Otago Museum. While we were here we learnt about rainforest ecosystems. We had a really good time! Can't wait to go again!!! By Regan Turner.

Posted: Friday March 4, 2016

Jacob blasts 142 in T20 match

A brilliant innings by the skipper!

Posted: Thursday March 3, 2016

Camp - Day 1 The Tramp

Room 10 had a great first day at camp.

Posted: Thursday March 3, 2016

Creative Writing

Following our trip to Toitu and the Chinese Gardens earlier in the week, we decided to use the pictures we had taken as imaginative story starters.

Posted: Thursday March 3, 2016

Chatbus - Safari Dunedin Event.

On Saturday 9 April, ChatBus is holding our Safari Dunedin event.

Posted: Thursday March 3, 2016

Week 5 Term 1

It has been an awesome week in class as we really get into some work.

Posted: Wednesday March 2, 2016

Well done to Sarah and Neisha!

Sarah D and Neisha have just won the Zone Games horse riding! It was a vigorous competition and both girls were outstanding! Congrats!

Posted: Wednesday March 2, 2016

MINERS BASKETBALL

Basketball Otago is excited to offer a new basketball development program for Terms 2 and 3.

Posted: Wednesday March 2, 2016