Gully Magic

On the Kids Greening Taupo website, we discovered a Magic Potion recipe using ‘natural ingredients.’ Read more about 'Gully Magic '...

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Developing Independence at School

Developing personal independence at school is important for students. Team Poihipi implements the ‘Independent Learner Licence – Level 1’ to encourage students to get themselves ready for their day at school, share their learning with others, and be responsible for their own belongings.

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Geometry

Over the past few weeks, the students have had a variety of fun experiences to build their understanding of geometry concepts. Read more about 'Geometry'...

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Ready, Set, Write

For more information on the writing curriculum, go to: https://nzcurriculum.tki.org.nz/The-New-Zealand-Curriculum/EnglishKeywords: English, Writing, Phonics, Written Language, New entrant Read more about 'Ready, Set, Write'...

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Let It Flow

Room 15 wanted to create an activity for students to enjoy at playtime and lunchtime. The challenge was to design something fun, using water. By using the Engineering Design Process, the students could follow specific steps to ask, research, plan, create, test, and improve an activity for other students to enjoy.

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Balancing and Moving in Room 9

PMP is a movement class for junior students. It’s typically run by a classroom teacher and is conducted once or twice a week. Read more about 'Balancing and Moving in Room 9'...

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Wonderful World of Wai - Science Experiments

Students learned about the water cycle and used scientific words to describe the different parts of the cycle. Water ‘evaporates’ from the lakes and seas. Read more about 'Wonderful World of Wai - Science Experiments'...

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Blossoms in Bloom

Did you know that the term for adding white to any other colour on the colour wheel is ‘tint’? The artists in Room 16 do, and they demonstrated their new... Read more about 'Blossoms in Bloom'...

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