Category: Natasha Forrest

5 ways to show our POWER values when moving

The school wide goal over the past three weeks has been to "move around the school as a class showing POWER". Read more about '5 ways to show our POWER values when moving'...

Room 11 students lining up outside their classroom showing POWER to the other classes

The Wairakei Way

Wairakei Primary School’s POWER values are important to all teachers’, students’ and the wider community, and ‘The Wairakei Way’ reminds everyone of these values. Read more about 'The Wairakei Way'...

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The fascination Sounds of Physics

Phunky Physics is the school wide inquiry focus. The teachers’ and students’ are learning a variety of elements of physics from energy, force and motion, light, and so much more. Read more about 'The fascination Sounds of Physics '...

Room 4 Making sounds on the crystal glass2. Te Ramaroa concentrating on creating sound. 2

Developing leadership skills

I enjoy this group because I get to learn about being a good role model and I get to do something constructive. Read more about 'Developing leadership skills'...

Learning fun games which helps us work together cooperate and develop communication and problems solving skills 4

Handwriting with a purpose

Handwriting is a craft. It is important to learn this skill so our handwriting is legible for others to read. Read more about 'Handwriting with a purpose'...

Blake and Lenox working together on their video2. Room 8 2020 4

If I show POWER to self, others and environment, I'll have POWER 4 Learning

POWER (Pride, Opportunity, Whanau, Excellence and Respect) for self, others and environment, are our school values and we live by these values in the classroom and the playground. Read more about 'If I show POWER to self, others and environment, I'll have POWER 4 Learning'...

Staff development Collaboration Ideas and expectations Team work everyone on the same page POWER 4 Learning 4

Don't touch the liquid nitrogen

Crossing the path with out touching the liquid nitrogen - aka grassIn our teams, we had a number of pads to use to cross the path. Read more about 'Don't touch the liquid nitrogen'...

Communicating our strategy and not rushing was a key role in this task 4

Lights, Camera, Play time

Projection of our voices and clarity was important when performing our playKeywords: Performance, Plays, Reading aloud, building confidence, Read more about 'Lights, Camera, Play time '...

Projection of our voices and clarity was important when performing our play2

Let’s get a snapping - Photography

We have learned that anything can be made beautiful just by taking a simple photograph. As part of our interchange, Mrs Forrest has been teaching us photography skills. Read more about 'Let’s get a snapping - Photography'...

Getting down low for that perfect shot