Term 2, 2017 ECA’s:
|Year 3, 4, 5, 6||Robotics and more!||Come along and discover Robotics, Lego, Knex and Robo arena. Take part in challenges and learn some new skills.
|Year 5, 6||Football Academy||Do you want to be able to do tricks and beat players like Neymar? Score goals like Messi? Each week we will work on a new skill that will help you become a better football player. We will do this by playing fun games of football. Limited places.|
|Year 5, 6||Cooking Up a Storm||Do you like food? This option will teach you how to make it! A new, quick and delicious recipe each week. Please do not choose this option if you have food allergies.|
|Year 4, 5, 6||Modular Origami||Do you enjoy origami and have some previous experience? Do you like a challenge? If so, come to modular origami! You will make a number of geometric, multi-unit, designs which require perseverance and a little patience. Your results will astound your friends and family. (please no absolute beginners – you need to know the basics)|
|Year 3, 4||Paper Craft||Come along and get creative. We will be exploring different types of paper craft including paper weaving, quilling, origami and pop up cards.|
|Year 3, 4, 5, 6||Board & Games Bonanza||Board games, card games, your games, my games. You won’t get enough. Checkers, Chess, Battleship, and Tetris require such strategy and a taste of boldness. Snakes and ladders, Go Fish, Upwords and Snap Test your skills and make a trap! Now come and play, it will make your day!|
|Year 4, 5, 6||The Play’s the thing!||Do YOU love acting? Well then, come along and be in a play! We will audition parts, practise, prepare, devise costumes, set and props, and perform at the end of Term 2. Our play will be based on our theme of Turangawaewae.|
|Year 3, 4, 5, 6||Snow Planet||Selected children only please.
|Year 4, 5, 6||Adventures of Zealandia (Live Action Role-Playing)||Come and create nations or tribes with your friends, construct armour, trade resources, learn skills and take part in competitions to be named King or Queen of Zealandia! This activity is for anyone who loves to role-play or who enjoys a good myth/story.|
|Year 4, 5, 6||Pokemon||If you want learn how to play competitive Pokemon trading card. You will learn how to plan ahead and strategise on the fly, not to mention there will be some maths involved. Beginners are welcome since we will cover the basics. Come and win prizes like card packs just for playing.|
|Year 3, 4, 5, 6||Gladstone Jiu Jitsu Club||Brasilian Jiu Jitsu – The Gentle Art. Have you ever wondered what Brasilian jiu-jitsu is? Do you like to challenge yourself? Learn the martial art and combat sport of Brasilian jiu-jitsu. You will learn how to defend yourself against someone of the same size or larger by using leverage and proper technique. Be prepared for learning jiu jitsu tactics, being physical and testing yourself.|
|Year 3, 4, 5, 6||Greeting Cards||Would you like to make a range of different cards? We will be using lots of crafts to make cards for you to give to family or friends for their birthday and xmas.
|Year 5, 6||Mural Magic!||Do you love art? Are you interested in painting a mural somewhere in the school grounds? Then sign up today for Mural Magic!|
|Year 3, 4||Netball||Netball is a fun, inclusive sport. Whether you already play or not, you can come to netball. Boys and girls! You will learn how to play netball, learn new ball skills, and learn defending and attacking tactics. There will be lots of netball games to give you a chance to practice using your new skills.|
|Year 3, 4, 5, 6||Squash||Learn how to play squash or improve your skills. We will be going across to the Unitec squash courts on Wednesday afternoons. A small fee of $10 for the whole term is required. (We can only take 24 kids)
|Year 3, 4, 5, 6||Cupcake Decorating||A fun filled option for you to express your creativity. Each child will get to decorate their own cupcake learning to use fondant techniques to create your own little masterpiece.
There is no baking involved just a lot of fun learning of how to decorate the cupcakes. All tools, icing and decorations will be provided! Just bring an apron!
|Year 4, 5, 6||Click clack Knitting||Come to learn how to pearl and plain and knit yourself a scarf for the winter.
|Year 3, 4, 5, 6||Art Attack!||Do you love all things arty? Come along to Art Attack to go wild with a range of different art techniques – from sketching and painting to sculpture and print-making!|
|Year 3, 4, 5, 6||Best Books||If you love reading and learning about new books, this is the option for you!
Come along to the library to read, check out the new books and even complete some crafty activities.
|Year 5, 6||Beautiful Banyan Trees Art||We will researching our chosen topic and experimenting with paint and pastel to create some beautiful pieces of art.|
|Year 4, 5, 6||BP Challenge||BP Challenge is a hands-on competition where students work as a team using simple materials to solve problems.|
|Year 5, 6||Poetry and Spoken Word||Come and learn to express yourself, get your point across and make people listen to what you have to say in a creative way.|