World science

The wide range of hands-on experiments provided great opportunities to to make scientific predictions about what might happen and encouraged us to have deep discussions about what we observed, and Read more about 'World science '...

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Digital Circus Aratiatia Style

Half of the children were able to work with Edison robots creating code to solve a problem. They then needed to debug their code to have the robot achieve their goal. Read more about 'Digital Circus Aratiatia Style'...

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A Million Dreams

A million dreams are keeping us awake.LI: to sing as a group.LI: to perform a song in front of an audience.That is the idea that the Wairakei Primary School choir... Read more about 'A Million Dreams'...

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Eggtastic Friends of all Shapes

Looking after a friendship takes time and care. To simulate this, Room 10 took on the eggship friendship challenge. Read more about 'Eggtastic Friends of all Shapes'...

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Sensational Statistics

That was the delicious question asked to start statistics in Room 12. They created a tally chart and as they pulled the M&Ms out of the packet they recorded the result. Read more about 'Sensational Statistics'...

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Room 11 Class Stories

Taylor C thought it was really cool being able to share a book in front of a class, and sharing a book that I chose Read more about 'Room 11 Class Stories'...

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Vocabulary

The answer is yes. The students have learnt about the various categories of adjectives that allow the writer to create a visual picture for the reader. Read more about 'Vocabulary'...

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Super star role models

The session began with a short talk about their experiences as rugby players, before moving into smaller groups where they taught us new rugby drills such as passing, catching, side... Read more about 'Super star role models'...

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Big Deal or Not a Big Deal

The Manuka reading group in Room 11 have been learning to form their own opinions from what they read. Read more about 'Big Deal or Not a Big Deal'...

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Eye-Opening Technology Experiences

At Wairakei Primary School during the ‘Our Place’ inquiry we have been looking into the Nature of Technology strand. Read more about 'Eye-Opening Technology Experiences'...

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