On Friday 2nd of August Melvlle Intermediate had a very special visitor to our school, the Minsiter of Education, Hekia Parata. The whole school welcome her for her very special visit which included a wero (challenge) at the entrace to Melville Intermediate School, which was made by Matua Tutu and the Boys from Room One. This video was filmed by Manish and Nathan H from Room Five.
Hekia Parata Visit 2/8/13 from myles webb on Vimeo.
Wiremu wrote this about his involvement in the Wero:
'When Hekia Parata arrived my stomach instantly felt all funny. I was scared that I might get something wrong. But in the end I overcame my fear and done everything right'.
Tre wrote this about his involvement:
'I was nervous and scared when I spotted her in the car along the street. One of the teachers gave me the go sign and I went with my mean as taiaha'