Egg Find

While doing some clean up work in our outside vege garden, Enviro group found a chicken egg. We don’t have chickens at school however one from a neighbouring property had paid a visit at some time.

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Flax Seed Planting

WPS Enviro group growing flax seeds from existing plants

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Collecting the Flax Seed

Ironkidz 2017

Sunday, a number of students from Wairakei Primary School participated in the the Wairakei Estate Ironkidz Triathlon.

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Jacob and Angus feel proud

Korowai Patterns Room 1

As part of Room 1 Inquiry on Interactions we are creating our own individual Korowai cloaks.

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Room 3 and 4 Interactions

A great day for Room 3 and 4 as our students ventured into our neighbouring classrooms for inquiry workshops and interactions.

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Marble Art Portraits

Michaela explains we have been working on our mixed media portraits. We have learnt new art techniques and shown perseverance because it has taken a long time.

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Room 13 Smoothies

Room 13 we have been learning about the sounds s,a,t.  We have tasted and apples and made tigers and snakes.  We made smoothies and described how they looked and tasted.

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Silhouette stars in Room 5 & 6

Come into Room 5 & 6 to look at our collage silhouettes.

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The Room 12 Whanau Waka

Room 12 looked at the meaning of ‘Whanau’.  We discovered that we belong to lots of different whanau groups. We also discussed how we can be good members of the Room 12 whanau.

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Preparing to dye our sea

Special Post Box

Room 13 have a special Post Box where the students can write postive notes to each other. Read more about 'Special Post Box'...