Boomerang Bags in Room 3

Mrs Thompson, along with Victoria and her mum, attended a Boomerang Bags Taupo session. They made reusable produce bags. Read more about 'Boomerang Bags in Room 3'...

Busy sewing bee in Room 3

Glo-Germs

First, we needed some volunteers. Riley, Nathan and Asharntay were up for the challenge and thought they were good hand washers. Read more about 'Glo-Germs'...

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Swimming with the Aratiatia Year 3’s

Learning how to huddle to keep warm was a fun activity and caused lots of giggles. Read more about 'Swimming with the Aratiatia Year 3’s'...

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Going Global in Room 3

We learnt about how the world is split into hemispheres, continents, countries, oceans and seas. It was exciting to discover that many of our Room 3 students’ whanau members came... Read more about 'Going Global in Room 3'...

Rubbish ready to bury

Rubbish Reactions

Room 1 looked at photos of different parts of the world showing huge amounts of rubbish gathered in one area. Countries such as India and Mexico really shocked us. Read more about 'Rubbish Reactions'...

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Geology in Room 3

Where did our great lake come from? Why do we have steam coming up from under the ground around us? Why do we have rocks like pumice and obsidian around... Read more about 'Geology in Room 3'...

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Going Global

We have learnt about what it means to Go Global and what we can do to help save our planet. Read more about 'Going Global'...

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Year 4 Bluelight Camp 2019

Our Year 4 students were very excited to attend camp this year at Bluelight Lodge, Wairakei Village. Read more about 'Year 4 Bluelight Camp 2019'...

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Splashing into safety

Swimming is beneficial for our social and physical well-being. We all improved our ability to swim within our two weeks. Read more about 'Splashing into safety'...

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