June 27, 2017

PEER INTO THE PAST–25 June–Auckland

PEER INTO THE PAST
Thursday 25th June
9am -12.30pm
Manukau City Baptist Church, 9 Lambie Drive, Manukau

Present a board of a chosen topic from history
– choices are broad which makes this day so interesting. Choose a person, a particular
race of people, a time period, an invention.
Eg. Edmund Hillary, King Henry VIII, Florence Nightingale, Maori, Greeks, steam
engine, Reformation, World War I, telegraph, flight.
Displays are placed on trestle tables so must be free-standing. Usually three-sided presentation boards (approx 108cm x 78cm) with a heading card are used which are available at stationery shops or can be made from strong cardboard. (see History Fair photos in Manukau’s Feb newsletter.)

Projects can be hand written and/or typed. Pictures, maps & photos, are encouraged. Please include a bibliography.
You may include a 3 dimensional display in front related to the chosen topic eg. model castle, game that was played, food that was eaten, timeline, other related craft work.
Children may dress in period costume.


Age Groups – 7 yrs & under, 8-10 yrs, 11-13 yrs,
14 yrs & over, and group with mixed ages.

Start reading, thinking, discussing and choosing now.

Organised by Shona Rakete on behalf of Manukau Home School Group
For more information contact:- peer.past@rakete.co.nz Ph (09) 269 5646

PEER INTO THE PAST
Thursday 25th June
Manukau City Baptist Church, 9 Lambie Drive, Manukau
9am set up projects
9.30 viewing of exhibition and judging
11.30 history presentation and prizes
12.15 tidy up projects and facilities
Every child receives a certificate of participation and a chocolate bar.
There will be prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd in each age group.
Cost – $5 per child (maximum of $20 per family) Parents of entrants free
Spectators welcome – Cost $2 each
Free tea and coffee and cold water will be available.
BBQ sausages to purchase if desired.
Parents please note there are no child care facilities for preschoolers.

Judges will circulate throughout the morning. They will look at the projects and briefly discuss the project with each child who has entered. Please could children stand beside their project during the judging of their age group. Other spectators will also enjoy talking with project writers.
Organised by Shona Rakete on behalf of Manukau Home School Group
For more information contact:- peer.past@rakete.co.nz
phone 269 5646
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ENTRY FORM
Entries close Saturday 20th June (or when space is full)
Either e-mail all these details to peer.past@rakete.co.nz
Or post to Shona Rakete, PO Box 75 391, Manurewa 2243, Manukau City
Name _____________________________________
Project Title ___________________________________________
Age (circle):- 7yrs & under 8-10 years, 11-13 years, 14yrs & over
Group – Number in group____ (please list all names on the back of form)

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