Titahi Bay School

Cool Learning Websites

Here is a list of cool learning websites that we have found on the internet.



http://www.ictgames.com - Includes objectives for every game.  

www.fun4thebrain.com/addition.html  - Fun addition games.

http://www.fun4thebrain.com/subtraction.html  - Fun subtraction games.

http://www.mathszone.co.uk/ - Range of games covering all areas of Maths.

http://kinderwebgames.com/one.html - Number identification.

http://www.abcya.com/kindergarten_computers.htm -Scroll down past the literacy games to find number identification, number sequence and basic addition games.

http://www.softschools.com/grades/kindergarten.jsp - Lots of maths games and printable  activities for younger students.

http://nz.ixl.com/math/year-2 - Large range of maths activities covering all areas of maths.

http://www.abc.net.au/countusin/ - Games to help with number recognition and counting.


http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks1/  - Maths games including measurement, geometry, mult/div and place value games.

http://www.mathplayground.com - A range of mathematical games including algerbra, fractions and measurement games.

http://nz.ixl.com/math/year-4 - List of over 150 different activites covering all areas of maths.

http://www.mathplayground.com/games.html - Fun maths thinking games.

http://www.primarygames.com/math.php - Games that involve maths skills.

http://www.multiplication.com/games/play/ - Games that improve multiplication  games.

http://www.multitables.com/ - More multiplication games.


www.funbrain.com - Activities to help you with your learning. This is an american site but has plenty of great activities and games for your child to enjoy.

www.sheppardsoftware.com/math.htm  -  A huge number of games over a wide variety of maths topics.  As this is an american site avoid the measurement games.

http://nz.ixl.com/promo?partner=google&;phrase=Search%20-%20NZ%20-%20year%20five%20maths&gclid=CLe0uZW7n7ICFRBTpgodnQkAHg  - Activities for all levels. Great NZ money activities

www.prototec.co.nz -Online basic facts practice for stages 2-7

http://www.coolmath4kids.com/ - Maths games for all ages covering all areas of maths.

http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/maths/index.html - Maths activities for all ages. This is a British site - SATs do not apply to students in New Zealand.



http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks1/literacy/   -  Literacy interactive games.  Can take time to load but has excellent graphics.

http://pbskids.org/games/index.html - Hundreds of literacy games to play - top right corner has a drop down box for more games including letter, spelling and vocabulary games.

http://www.abcya.com/kindergarten_computers.htm - letter identification and basic keyboard skills. This site also has some spelling and sight word practice.

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/preschool/ngames/alphabet/AE.htm - Help you child learn the letters of the alphabet.

http://www.wicked.org.nz/r/wick_ed/literacy/spellbinder.php  - Look at the picture and use high frequency words to write a story. This website has a useful link for parents about spellign through the levels.

http://www.ictgames.com/literacy.html - The Chute Shuffle and Blending Dragon games are great for sounds and sentence structure.

http://www.amblesideprimary.com/ambleweb/lookcover/lookcover.html - Good way to practie high frequency words

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/magickey/adventures/  - Interactive games to help with writing and reading.

http://www.roythezebra.com/reading-games-word-level.html - Activities to help children practice high frequency words and blends.


www.kwarp.com/portfolio/grammarninja.html  -  Fun game to help identify parts of a sentence.

http://www.funenglishgames.com/games.html - Great challenging interactive literacy games.

http://www.wicked.org.nz/Interactives/Literacy - Interactive games to help with spelling and writing.

http://www.spellingcity.com/spelling-games-vocabulary-games.html - Language games to help with spelling, writing and vocabulary.

http://www.sheppardsoftware.com/web_games_vocab.htm - vocabulary games to help with writing.

http://www.merpy.com/index_stories.html - Online stories about Merpy and the monters.


www.carnegielibrary.org/kids/storymaker/  -  Great website for children to create their own story using pictures. Website suitable for all levels.

http://www.reading-rewards.com/ - Website for students and teachers - keep track of how long your child reads each day, get book reccomendations and be rewarded with games after reading time. Teachers can also set up class reading groups for children to work on at home.  

http://www.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/interactive/literacy/index.htm - Spelling, grammar and writing activites for all levels.

http://www.netrover.com/~kingskid/writing/Kids_Writing.html - Spelling, writing and grammar games for children - you will need to scroll down to see more games.

http://www.zooburst.com/ - Create your own 3d pop up books.

http://www.uen.org/k-2interactives/writing.shtml  -Loads of wirting activites for different writing styles for all ages.

http://www.scholastic.com/teachers/story-starters/ - Story starters for students who love to write at home.

http://www.magickeys.com/books/ - Online stories.

Beyond primary:

http://christchurchcitylibraries.com/Kids/ChildrensAuthors/   -  Interviews with New Zealand authors. Lots of interesting information for avid readers.

http://gifted.tki.org.nz/For-students/Websites  -  A huge list of websites for you to enjoy.

http://www.chem4kids.com/ - Interested in science? This website is all about chemistry -great for older students.

http://www.wetellstories.co.uk/ - Literacy website for students with a reading age of 13+.


http://www.cyberkids.co.nz/ - Cyber safety quiz for children. Well worth taking the time to do with your child.

http://www.tepapa.govt.nz/WhatsOn/Kahu-KidsAtTePapa/Pages/Visitwithkids.aspx  -  Free things to do at Te Papa with your child.

-  ‘Maths at our house’ provides you with ways to link everyday activities to maths eg. gardening and cooking maths.
- ‘Number knowledge activities’ suggests a range of activities you can do at home to increase your childs number knowledge.

http://www.korero.maori.nz/forlearners/  -  Basic phrases in te reo to try at home. The site has lots of other information.

http://www.minedu.govt.nz/Parents/YourChild/ProgressAndAchievement/NationalStandards/Introduction/SupportingYourChildsLearning.aspx - Information about national standards at each year level for parents. Lots of other  useful information on this  site about ways to help your child at home.


kiwikidsnews.co.nz  -  News written just for Kiwi Kids!

http://kids.nationalgeographic.com/kids/  -  An informative, child friendly website with interactive games and videos. Well worth taking the time to explore with your child

http://www.crayola.com/  -  Creative art ideas to try at home.

http://www.getty.edu/gettygames/  -  Fun art activities to do online and some ideas to try at home

http://www.gamesgames.com/games/music/music.html  -  Interactive music games.

http://www.sciencekids.co.nz/  -  Fun science experiments to do at home. Perfect for school holidays. lots of things to explore on this site.

http://trainer.thetamusic.com/en/content/music-training-games  - Interactive music training games.
http://www.teara.govt.nz/ - An online encyclopedia of New Zealand. Well worth taking the time to look over. Great help for homework.

http://www.howstuffworks.com/ - Parents will love this site too.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/cbbc/games/ - Free online games to play.

http://www.zoowhiz.com/ - Create your own Zoo while learning.  Perfect for animal lovers.

http://www.drawastickman.com/ - Draw a stick man and take him on an adventure.

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School Photo Day 2019

Wednesday 8 May 2019

EPro8 Semi-finals

Friday 30 November at Titahi Bay Intermediate 9.30-12.30pm.

Strike 16  November

School closed all day on Friday 16 November due to NZEI industrial strike action.

Waikanae Pool Trip

Monday 19 November - Rooms 6/9/17/19.

Maths Week

November 19 - 23 November.

Days Bay Trip

Wednesday 5 December - rooms 14/15.

Ki o Rahi

23 November.

Year 6 Waikanae Pools

21 November, postponement day 28 November.

Pasifika Day

Thursday 22 November.

Last Day 2018

School finishes 12.30pm on Friday 14 December.

Year 6 Farewell Night

Wednesday 12 December at 5.30pm.

Kura on the Green Night

Thursday 6 December.

Regional Athletics

Tuesday 4 December, postponement date Thursday 6 December.

Junior Production

Tuesday 13 November & Wednesday 14 November.  Evening show starts at 5pm.

2019 School Dates

Term 1: 30 January- 12 April, Term 2: 29 April - 5 July,    Term 3: 22 July - 27 Sept, Term 4: 14 Oct- 16 Dec.  Public Holidays:          Waitangi Day - 6 February, Queens Birthday - 3 June, Labour Day - 28 October, Teacher Only Days - 31 May & 29 November.

School Social Worker

Yasmin - phone 0276123084

School Health Nurse

Lucy Robinson 0274526861

Powhiri 2018

9am on Monday 26 November.

2018 Term Dates

Term1: 1 Feb - 13 April.   Term 2: 30 April - 6 July.   Term 3: 23 July - 28 Sept. Term 4: 15 October - 14 Dec. Public Holidays: Waitangi Day 6 Feb, Easter Friday 30 March, Easter Monday 2 April, Easter Tuesday 3 April, Queens Birthday 4 June, Labour Day 22 October.

BOT Meetings

2018: 19 February, 12 March, 28 May, 25 June, 13 August, 17 September, 12 November, 3 December.

After Hours Contact

Steve Jackson - 0272410913

School App

Download our school app from App Store for iphones or Play Store for android.

Board Of Trustees

Sarah Campbell (Chairperson) Scott Hemsley, Lynette Renouf, Ria Tomoana, Gaby Wesley-Smith, Leanne Parson, Anna McGavin.

Dental Clinic

Phone 0800825583, option 1.

 Kakano - 2018

Mondays 1.30-3pm

After School Care for 2018

YMCA - Contact Tracey Smith  Phone 021 08299256, titahibay@ymcawellington.org.nz



Stationery for 2018

Purchase online from Officemax            https://www.myschool.co.nz/titahibay

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