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Te Rōpū Whakamanawa is a group of Year 5 and 6 students at Ara Tū Whakatā Gilberthorpe School in Hei Hei, Ōtautahi, Aotearoa. We work in a collaborative learning space of Years 4 to 6 students, called Te Ara Takitini. Welcome to our blog where we share our learning throughout 2019.

Thursday, 5 May 2016

BYOD for Fun Friday

Today for Fun Friday we had a room full of students enjoying being able to use their devices for games at BYOD.  We had a conversation about being sensible and responsible when we are online. Some of the things we enjoyed were Animal Jam, listening to music (clean versions only), Minecraft for strategy based skills, working on docs in our drives, Mathletics, StepsWeb, Friv for School and Wild cat games.

Yes that is the same person photobombing.


  1. On fun Friday I chose byod becouse I like doing stuff on it.

  2. That was the best day ever and the reason it was the best day ever is because miss Waho and her awsome and crazy photo