Parenting- the hardest job in the world

Mum timeDad timeIt is easy to compare our parenting style and our children’s behaviour with others.As parents, we so often second guess the decisions and actions we make as we... Read more about 'Parenting- the hardest job in the world'...

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2021 Wairakei Interschool Athletics Champions

A year 2 student at the Wairakei Primary School Athletics DayOn behalf of Wairakei Primary School, I’d also like to say a big thank you to all of the parents... Read more about '2021 Wairakei Interschool Athletics Champions'...

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Whare Tapawha

Students of all ages have been enjoying the last of the warm weather and making the most of their lunchtimes by getting involved with spontaneous, student organised games, often involving... Read more about 'Whare Tapawha'...

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Being safe with first aide

We circled the ones that are not safe. The fire and the toys on the steps are not safe because we can trip over them. Emma, Rm 15. Read more about 'Being safe with first aide'...

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Glorious goal achieving

The boys set a challenge at the beginning of the week to complete their reading task which was based on hedgehog fun. They were focusing on sequencing events and following instructions. Read more about 'Glorious goal achieving'...

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Measurement Olympics

They started off by using non-standard units of measurement to measure a standing jump. They used exercise books as their unit of measurement as they jumped alongside them.Questions that arose... Read more about 'Measurement Olympics'...

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Touch Rugby 2020

The Wairakei WarriorsOn behalf of Wairakei Primary School, I’d like to send out a huge thank you to all the parents and caregivers that volunteered their time to coach or... Read more about 'Touch Rugby 2020'...

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