I am a student at Tawa Intermediate School in Wellington, New Zealand. I am in Room 15 and a member of the amazing Huia Syndicate. My teacher is Stephanie Thompson.

Thursday, 30 August 2012

ki o rahi (did you know)

Ki o Rehi was created as a peaceful way of resolving disputes between whanau, hapu and iwi. It was played for many centuries before the arrival of Europeans, however colinal influence meant that by 1870 most traditional including Ki o Rahi had been baned, rugby was introduced as history shows Maori took to it and excelled.

Thursday, 23 August 2012

Nate http://tisnateb2012.blogspot.co.nz/Nate

Hi I'm a snowflake, I don't have a name so yea. My family and I decided to come down on New Zealand one day. I landed at some guy Nate's house. Him and a few others decided to throw me around then I died. YAY!!!   

Tuesday, 21 August 2012

winter wonderland

Last year a couple of days back Wellington got hit by SNOW, of all the things that happen in Wellington it was SNOWING! Well on that day I was gocarting but I only noticed it was snowing when we got out of the gocarting place. We went and got

Thursday, 9 August 2012

My big race

"On your mark, get set, GO!

That's what he said when he shot the starting gun. 

We dived into the pool and I swam as hard as I could because I REALLY wanted to get into the Olympics. My whole family was watching so I couldn't let them down. 

I bet you can guess what sport I do, I'm a swimmer but my name does not need to be known at this point of time. Oh and the guy who started us off was my Dad but back to the race. I had finished the first length and saw that I was coming first, I was so happy that I sprinted to the end and came out with an ear to ear grin. I had made it to the Olympics!