Kia Ora, Tamariki

Fighting breaks out between Israel and Palestine

Fighting has broken out between Israel and Palestine in the Middle East.

China lands spacecraft on Mars

China has become the second country to

Millions of Muslims celebrate Eid al-Fitr

Millions of Muslims all around the world

The man with 200 world records

This one man has man has over 200 world

Fastest time to eat a pizza

How fast can you eat a pizza?

Is this NZ’s biggest pumpkin?

This has to be New Zealand’s

The world is running out of water

Do you know The Water Crisis?

Scientists discover new giant rat

Scientists have found evidence of the

Leicester City win FA Cup

Leicester City have won the 2021 FA Cup after beating Chelsea 1-0 at

Feature Post Sport

Trans-Tasman Super Rugby competition starts

This weekend saw the first weekend of

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BJ Watling to retire from Black Caps

BJ Watling, the Black Caps test

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Manchester City win English Premier League

Manchester City have won the 2020/21


Lisa Carrington leads NZ closing ceremony

Lisa Carrington has lead the most successful Olympic Team in New

National Olympics

Drysdale wins gold in photo finish

Mahy Drysdale has won the men’s single sculls at the

National Olympics Sport

Bond and Murray win Gold

Rowing greatest team Hamish Bond and Eric Murray have won

Odd Stuff Olympics

Water in Olympic pool turns green

The water in the Olympic diving pool has turned a bright

National Olympics Sport

Silver for Sevens

New Zealand Women’s Sevens team have won a silver

National Olympics

New Zealand team welcomed to

New Zealand’s Olympic team has officially been

National Olympics

NZ Olympic Waiata released

A special Olympic Waiata has been released by the Māori


Health National

What is a Mindset?

What is a mindset? A mindset is a belief or an attitude



Stress can be defined as the way our body makes us feel as


Influences on Food Choices

What we eat, when we eat, and how much we eat are all


Finland’s farting talent

A talent show contestant who makes fart sounds with his

Join the Kiwi Kids Club

All you need to do is CLICK HERE and fill out your

What if wild animals ate

Ever wondered what would happen if animals ate fast food?

Catch Up – Most


Scientists discover new giant rat

Scientists have found evidence of the existence of a giant cloud rat.

Government bans live cattle exports

The government has announced a ban on live cattle exports

WIN WIN WIN – Family

We are running a competition on our Facebook page to win a

Russia makes first Covid

Russia has become the first country in the world to

12,000 bunnies killed during

Almost 12,000 rabbits have been killed over Easter as part


Cats forces aeroplane to cancel trip

A scheduled flight from Sudan to Qatar was forced to return because of a

Everest increases in height

Mount Everest, the tallest mountain in the world, officially increases 86cm (about the length

Kiwi students tackle modern slavery

At Matamata Intermediate we were focusing on the Sustainable Development Goals. These goals are

  • tae

    tae: colour. He aha te tae o tōu whare? What is the colour of your house? - this example uses he aha to ask what