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About Amanda Hurley

Room 12 Teacher

Calendar Art

Room 1's Calendar Art is now completed and available for viewing in the office.  Here are some photos of us at work, and of our finished artwork.    

By |13th September 2014|WRS 2014 Posts|16 Comments

Third Tennis Session

Here we are enjoying our tennis lesson.  We are learning to do forehands, backhands and serves.      

By |5th September 2014|WRS 2014 Posts|7 Comments

Cross Country

  At cross country I saw the people zooming fast.  Room 5 ran so fast!  Then Room 6.  Go!  They ran so fast in the cold breeze.  Then Room 7.  Go!  They jogged, then ran.  [...]

By |3rd September 2014|WRS 2014 Posts|6 Comments

Pyjama Day

Here we are dressed in our pyjamas for Pyjama Day to raise money for CureKids.  

By |29th August 2014|WRS 2014 Posts|5 Comments

Little Scientists!

A number of classes recently did the "Lolly Experiment" for Science. Room 1 children are learning to think like scientists, so we made a video showing our thinking during this experiment . . . Here [...]

By |29th August 2014|WRS 2014 Posts|4 Comments

About Reading Recovery

Miss Hurley teaches Reading Recovery in the afternoon block from 1.25-3.00pm. Developed in New Zealand, Reading Recovery is now widely implemented in English speaking countries throughout the world.  The video below provides an in-depth look [...]

By |25th August 2014|WRS 2014 Posts|0 Comments


Room 1, 9 and 10 children are loving their Friday afternoon swimming lessons at the pools.  What a wonderful way to end each week this term - learning a very important life skill and enjoying [...]

By |25th August 2014|WRS 2014 Posts|4 Comments

Kapa Haka – Glenfield Has Talent

Here are the waiata that the combined Kapa Haka group are currently learning for 'Glenfield Has Talent'.  Thanks to Bayview School for providing the video.    

By |22nd August 2014|WRS 2014 Posts|4 Comments


This term, Room 1 will be participating in four tennis lessons with a specialist coach.  These will take place on Thursday mornings for half an hour.  Here we are enjoying our first session . . [...]

By |21st August 2014|WRS 2014 Posts|10 Comments

Snowflake Symmetry

Room 1 students were learning about symmetry and fractions through paper snowflake making.  Take a look at us hard at work!  

By |16th August 2014|WRS 2014 Posts|9 Comments