Fun Fungi

I found some a couple of weeks ago in the gully by my house. Hana Read more about 'Fun Fungi'...

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Enviroschools Green Gold Reflection Awarded

Link to Taupo and Turangi Weekender hereKey words: Green gold Enviro Schools Read more about 'Enviroschools Green Gold Reflection Awarded'...

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Student Enviro Term 1 2021

As part of our school’s advancement, we are now a member of Kids Greening Taupo. A group of student Rangers work withKylie Parkes (Teacher) and Rachel Thompson (KGT). Read more about 'Student Enviro Term 1 2021'...

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‘Give Back’ Tree Planting Day

An overcast day however perfect for the new plants Read more about '‘Give Back’ Tree Planting Day'...

Students ready to plant with parents and Mr Bolton

POWER People

Charlotte and Ciana decided that we wanted to pick up rubbish every day to keep Wairakei Primary School looking beautiful.

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Magical Kiwi Experience

I was invited to travel with staff from Contact Energy to collect a baby kiwi from Rainbow Springs in Rotorua.

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Emmeline takes Mr Peabody to be released

Feijoa Tree Gifted to School

Room 9 students helped their departing teacher, Mrs Devonport, plant the Feijoa tree she gifted to the school.

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Our new Feijoa tree

What do you do with old tree stumps?

Some of the stumps have now rotted in the centres so we decided these would make great planters.

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Students fill the stump with soil2