Category: Rachel Thompson

Junior Island Beach Disco 2018

The theme was ‘Island Beach Party’ and the children enjoyed dressing up in colourful beach clothes.

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Sewing at Discovery Time

We have been lucky to have one of our mums come and help us with our discovery time.

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Frog Blog

In Room 15 our ‘blend’ group were learning about ‘fr’ words.

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Final Assembly Photographs and other events

The end of year final assembly celebrates the year 6 students and their learning journey at Wairakei Primary School. Junior POWER prizegiving acknowledges our junior school students. Read more about 'Final Assembly Photographs and other events'...

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Stained Glass Cookies

In Room 15 we had lots of fun cooking stained glass cookies.

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Making Potions

Some of the junior children have shown an interest in creating ‘potions’ at interval and lunchtime lately, so we decided to extend this interest during discovery time.

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Patterns in Rooms 10 and 11

In Rooms 10 and 11 for maths we learned about how to make and continue patterns.

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2017 Pet Day

There are some really nice 2017 Pet Day photos that you might like to share with your friends and family.

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PTA Disco Sports Photos

Our supportive PTA hosted its second disco of the year. The theme of Sports allowed everyone be able to dress up with clothes from home.

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Learning about the Water Cycle in Room 10 and 11

As part of the topic, ‘Systems’, Room 10 and 11 have been learning about the water cycle. 

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