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Our Virtual Learners

Participating in VLN has become a long-standing tradition at Wairakei Primary School - one of the many perks of being a Year 6. VLN stands for ‘Virtua…
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Water Fountains - Science Fun in the Junior School

Children are born scientists – they are innately curious about the physical environment and naturally open to making meaning through their exploration…
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Sound of Science

Did you know you cannot create sound without movement?
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Wave Creators

Exploring sound waves by the properties of sound, pitch, loudness, speed, and reflection of sound. Using different instruments we created different pi…

Geothermal Ambassador

Thirty of our inquisitive students were given the opportunity to dive deeper into understanding our local power source. Three ambassadors spent 2 hour…

It's all rubbish

About removing rubbish and plastics that are suffocating our world requires some dirty work. The mission is to sort out typical recycling bins from re…
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Geothermal Wonderland

During Geothermal Week, students are asked to explore Geothermal systems and what lies beneath… The challenge is to investigate and build a model of a…

Rising to Success: Epro8 2022

A week-long technology challenge using materials and tools from the Epro8 Technology Challenge, normally an event we attend in person, competing again…
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Science Share - Te Mihi Term 1 Celebration

Te Mihi has seen all classes visited by overseas scientists from around the world, providing exciting, interesting and detailed sessions for our stude…
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Lake Taupo and the Waikato River - an investigation

The inquiry focus was around water and we live in the perfect place to investigate it. We started by identifying what we already knew about water and …

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