Friendships

Room 8 have been learning about how to become a good friend and maintaining friendships. We are learning to discuss what a good friend is, and understand how to develop... Read more about 'Friendships'...

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Flying High Room 8

Room 8 has been learning how to create kites. We are learning to follow instructions, use a template to allow us to cut out our kite and attach the string... Read more about 'Flying High Room 8'...

Kite making

Crafty, Creative Children - Pet Day

As the flowers and chimes were taken away and put in their respective categories the anticipation of who may win a prize was the talk of the classroom. Read more about 'Crafty, Creative Children - Pet Day'...

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Big OE to Greece

We compared and contrasted, the differences in environments; educations; currency; history; parliaments/governments; demography and houses.

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Camp Photos

Wairakei Primary School, Taupo, photos of Year 4 Camp and Year 5 Mountain camp

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Journey to the centre of the earth

We are learning how to think like scientists by observing our world around us while looking at what it means to be a scientist and explaining what we see and learn.

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Skype a scientist

This inquiry sprouted from our Skype a scientist Priyanka Kushwaha a microbiologist from Arizona

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Racing into BMX passion

This experience gave them a chance to demonstrated their use of the Wairakei Power as well as their key competency Managing ourselves in a different environment and working alongside others to give it a go

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Sand Monsters

In Room 9 we have been learning about catalysts required for some reactions to occur.

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