The Plastic Problem

For those of us who do not work for an enormous global corporation have to make do with Genius Hour. Read more about 'The Plastic Problem'...

Plastic Problem 1

Slam Poetry in Room 6

We were very lucky to have a visiting poet, Te Kahu Rolleston, work with us.

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Te Kahu workshop 2

Cross-Country 2018

A cold and blustery day saw 34 Wairakei Primary School students from years 4, 5 and 6 make the trip to Spa Park to compete in the 2018 Inter-School Cross Country

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The Book Fair 2018

Wairakei Primary School sold $4,100 worth of books raising over $1,000 for the school library

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Aratiatia visits Taupo-nui-a-Tia College

Staff and students (previously of Wairakei Primary School) allowed us to tour the very well-equipped and productive Design and Innovation Centre, looking at learning in action

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Week One at Wairakei Primary School

My intention is to add to this blog, sharing information about Wairakei school. This week I thought I would introduce myself to you. Read more about 'Week One at Wairakei Primary School'...

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Spell-a-thon Assembly

There is also a student from each syndicate who received either a soccer ball or a netball. Read more about 'Spell-a-thon Assembly'...

Spelling champions

Discovery Time

We changed our sewing activity, from a template craft to a free-play activity.

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Sculpture 8