Steaming into School

Wairakei Primary School runs ‘Steaming into School’, a preschool programme for children from 4.5–5 years, providing children and their parents/caregivers opportunities which promote a smooth transition to school.

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Room 13 Drivers

We are learning how to ask or generate questions when we want to learn about something, to know more about something or how to do something.

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8. Tom and Emily recreating the Eiffel Tower using blocks

Sweet & Sour

As a follow up to our ‘In My Words’ collaborative inquiry, where we did some Home Science activities

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5. Experiencing a chemical reaction

Scone for One, Anyone

The purpose of this activity was to extend their experiences and personal explanations of the natural world through exploration, play, asking questions, and discussing simple models.

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8. First tastes

Sports

We have had lots of fun with different sports groups coming in and teaching us new skills.

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Yoga 101 “A full Lotus position wasn’t as hard as I first thought!”

Mrs Hendra is a qualified Yoga instructor and had offered to take weekly classes so that our students could have the opportunity to experience yoga activities.

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