Kia Ora, Tamariki

“I voted for a guy named Trump”

President Donald Trump has voted early in the US election. Trump voted

New reef discovered off the coast of Australia

A new reef has been discovered off the

Halloween facts

Halloween is coming on the 31st of

NASA asteroid probe ‘leaking’ rocks

Last week a NASA probe collected a

World’s smallest boat made

The world’s smallest boat has been

Crocs back in fashion

The once uncool rubber shoe known as

Japanese theme park becomes office

Ever wanted to have a Ferris wheel as an

Silver Ferns win opening match against England Roses

New Zealand has won the opening match of their three-test series against

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Storm beat Panthers to win NRL

The Melbourne Storm are the 2020 NRL

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Dixon secures sixth IndyCar title

Kiwi race car driver, Scott Dixon, has

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Kobe Bryant’s jersey to be displayed at Smithsonian

NBA great Kobe Bryant’s jersey



Mental Health Day – 10th October

The 10th of October marks World Mental Health Day, which aims to raise



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


How does digestion work?

Digestion is the process by which food is broken down into

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Rights and Responsibilities

We all have rights and responsibilities to one another and


Who Am I?

My individual characteristics, qualities, and abilities


Wild Goats flood Welsh town

A group of wild goats have flooded the Welsh town of Llandudno. With humans

Snow White’s grave

Has Snow White’s grave been found? The long-lost

‘Dad-Joke’ added

Last week, Merriam-Webster added more than 530 new words

Golden toilet stolen in Britain

An 18-carat solid gold toilet has been stolen from

Backwards challenge – Video

Can you increase your intelligence by doing things


Has the Black Panther been sighted again?

There have always been rumours of a large black cat in the South Island.

Ginger Fur Seal Pup

A rare blue-eyed ginger fur seal pup has been found by

Elon Musk puts computer chip

Elon Musk has announced that he has put a computer chip in

New law – Germans must

Germany will introduce law next year to help their dogs

Mice running rampant in Germany

Large swarms of mice are destroying Germany. In some parts

  • aroha(ina,tia)

    aroha(ina,tia): love. Ka nui taku aroha mōu, e te tau! I love you very much, my darling! Kei te aroha te whaea ki tāna tamaiti. The mother loves her child.- this is an example of an active sentence aroha always takes ‘ki’ rather than ‘i’. Kei te arohaina te tamaiti e tōna whaea. The child is loved by his mother.- this is an […]


Kiwi students tackle modern slavery

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

What is an election?

In New Zealand our government is a representative democracy. A representative democracy is

Man breaks 256 walnuts with his elbow in one minute

On March the 30th a martial arts expert named Muhammad Rashid broke a Guinness World Record in