Category: Leanne Jackson

Learning with our Buddy Class

Room 9 has a Buddy Class (Room 3) and we are lucky that we share learning activities together. As part of our Inquiry Topic: Interactions we have been learning about the Marae.

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Starfish, Seahorses and Sharks

Room 9 have been going to the AC Baths for the last week to have our swimming lessons

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Te Huka team letter

Te Huka team, Wairakei Primary School, Taupo, term 1 letter to parents, caregivers and whanau

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We Speak for the Trees

The students in Room 7 are becoming eco-warriors after watching The Lorax by Dr.Seuss. After our Systems inquiry they now have an understanding of why trees are so important and why we need to look after our forests.

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Kapa Haka Preparation

Wairakei Primary School is poised to make an impact on stage with their Senior and Junior Kapa Haka Group. They will be wearing their new costumes for the performance. Read more about 'Kapa Haka Preparation'...

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Mustard Seed Heads

As part of our Systems Inquiry, we made a mustard seed head.  First we had to decorate a container that did not have holes in it. Read more about 'Mustard Seed Heads'...

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Room 7 Painting

Taking the time to check out each others work and share ideas.

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Bees and Buddies

As part of our Turangawaewae Inquiry unit Room 7 visited the Honey Hive. A few weeks after this visit the senior students in the Te Mihi Learning Community surprised us... Read more about 'Bees and Buddies'...

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Te Huka Learning Community Term 2, 2016

Welcome to the start of another busy and enjoyable term. We hope you all had a relaxing break with your families and friends over the holidays. Read more about 'Te Huka Learning Community Term 2, 2016'...

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Te Huka Community Newsletter

Te Huka, Wairakei Primary School, welcome to the start of a busy and exciting new school year. We hope you all enjoyed some relaxing and fun times with your families and friends over the summer. Here is a brief outline of our classroom expectations, routines and what we will be covering this term in the junior school.

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