Finding Our Way Back to Happy

No one can be happy all the time. It’s okay to be sad or angry. These are some of the things we have been learning about for our Inside Out... Read more about 'Finding Our Way Back to Happy'...

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Being our best

Room 14 is always thinking about how we can be the best we can be as individuals and as a group. Read more about 'Being our best'...

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Building a Classroom Community

Children who had come from different classrooms needed to come together to create an environment where we could all feel safe and learn. Read more about ' Building a Classroom Community'...

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Room 13’s superstar class treaty

We came up with a list of expectations that we all need to follow. Before we co-constructed our treaty together as a class we first read the book The tree... Read more about 'Room 13’s superstar class treaty'...

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The Story of My Life

It shows me on a journey into the future. Down the bottom, black and white photos represent my past and the ‘good at sports’ box people put me in. Read more about 'The Story of My Life'...

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Wildlife Competition

In the junior classes, we spent time researching the habitats of a variety of animals using both non-fiction books and youtube clips. Read more about 'Wildlife Competition'...

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Three Bears

Our learning involved comparing the volume/capacity of containers using the context of Goldilocks and the Three Bears. Read more about 'Three Bears'...

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Once Upon A Taniwha

The success criteria that the students worked towards for both of their own characters and the Taniwha were to have a title, interesting starter sentence, a character, setting, problem and... Read more about 'Once Upon A Taniwha'...

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Ko Wairakei Primary Toku Kura

View some videos of some expert and practitioner students sharing their Pepeha here. Read more about 'Ko Wairakei Primary Toku Kura'...

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