Motueka High School

Adopted site: Anchorage to Watering Cove

Back to Anchorage

24 November 2016 / Posted by Janszoon Education in Motueka High School / The Base / News

Students from 'The Base' - Motueka High School's supported learning centre - went back to Anchorage yesterday. This year students had a chance to see fresh water fish, learn about the life cycle of a tree, and to do some engineering work constructing castles and other structures in the golden...

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Being a YELF Delegate

25 April 2016 / Posted by Janszoon Education in Motueka High School / MHS Student Advisory Board / News

I was selected by the Sir Peter Blake Trust for the Youth Enviro-Leaders Forum for 2016, held in Nelson during the term 1 school holiday, for a week of inspiration, learning, adventure and meeting new people. The 2016 YELF Delegates                           The 2016 Sir Peter Blake YELF delegate team.   We spent our...

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We're Back!

5 April 2016 / Posted by Janszoon Education in Motueka High School / Year 12 Biology / News

Biology field trip to Anchorage by Ra Buchanan On the 4th of April, Year 12 Biology went to Anchorage to research and observe the growth patterns of Hakea, Manuka and Kanuka plants. We motored into Anchorage on a pleasant, sunny morning, unloaded onto the beach and marched up to the top of Anchorage Hill, where...

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OE Lends a Hand

4 April 2016 / Posted by Janszoon Education in Motueka High School / Y12 Outdoor Education / News

For the second year, Outdoor Education students have lent a hand at Anchorage while visiting their adopted site at Anchorage. Last year they were part of the first dune restoration planting that took place at the far end of the beach, near the track to Torrent Bay and Cleopatra's Pool.   This...

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Activity Day 2015

11 December 2015 / Posted by Janszoon Education in Motueka High School / Activity Days / News

This year's activity day students painted and installed weta hotels all around our adopted section at Anchorage, including around the hut and campground, near the 'high tide' track, as well as in the bush off-track near the large wetland by the coastal track. We are hoping that weta (and other...

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Our Visit to Anchorage

9 December 2015 / Posted by Janszoon Education in Motueka High School / The Base / News

We had a great day at Anchorage with DOC and Project Janszoon! We invited our friends from the Maitai School in Nelson to join us, too! First we drove to Kaiteriteri and took Sea Shuttle out to Anchorage, our school's adopted site. When we got there we had morning tea at...

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Level 2 Fieldwork

15 May 2014 / Posted by admin in Motueka High School / Year 12 Geography / News

On Thursday 15th of May, Year 12 Geography along with Mrs Wolfreys and Mr Coleman went on their field trip to the Abel Tasman National Park. This was in partnership with Wendy Reeve of Project Janszoon and Rebecca Martin of the Department of Conservation.  The field trip was to collect data...

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