Pohutukawa Year 3

Learning Leader

Amanda Dallow



Annette Martin



Rose Watson


Learning Assistant

Lorraine Hammond


In year 3 students say goodbye to the juniors and make the exciting transition into Bayfield middle school. They become kaitiaki of the Bayfield minibeast play area. This is a real growth year for children with a focus on self-management, building resilience, and being reflective learners.

Whangaia ka tupu, ka puāwai

That which is nurtured, blossom then grows

Term overview and Newsletters

Click on the images to read the Term 3 and 4,

2022 Overview & Team Newsletters

Pohutukawa Term 4 Overview
_ Term 4 Pohutukawa Newsletter .pdf

Trips and Events

We are planning several trips and events throughout the year to promote the learning themes of the team. Photo's and artefacts will be recorded here as the year progresses

What a wonderful day we had at Long Bay Regional Park, exploring the rocky shore and beach. It was great fact finding for a Tikapa Moana, Hauraki Gulf Inquiry. Check out a selection of photos from the trip.

Student Showcase

Click on the image to view a collection of fabulous work by the Pohutukawa team

Supporting your child's learning

How can you help at home

Click on the image to find examples of learning and ideas for helping your child reach the expected levels by the end of year 3 in reading, writing and maths.