Take-off, Target, Touch-down

STEM Challenges are terrific ways to help teach students about science, technology, engineering and maths, while building self-management, social skills and problem solving. ‘Target, Take-off, Touch-down’ was one of our STEM challenges. Students, working in pairs, had to launch a paper plane and land it on a landing platform.

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Fractions

The purpose for this is to make, name and recognise wholes, halves, thirds, fifths, and tenth parts of a variety of objects. Read more about 'Fractions '...

Creating pizzas 4 1 2

Seed Germination

Room 13 have been focusing on the living world and the life processes of plants. We undertook to germinate a bean or pea seed by wrapping them in a damp... Read more about 'Seed Germination'...

Quick grow punets 2

Discovery Time

Teachers provide exciting, activity-based activities which are fun, challenging, student-directed, and have an authentic context. Through teacher observations, interactions, conversations and questioning, students gain opportunities to explore, experiment, discover, and... Read more about 'Discovery Time'...

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Mathsmatters 2019 Competition

After a whole term of training, our year 5 and 6 mathematicians headed off to Taupo Intermediate School on Wednesday 18 September for the annual Mathsmatters competition. Read more about 'Mathsmatters 2019 Competition'...

Izzy and Jacob with Donald in support

Project Pump Track

The Ohaaki Team have been working on Passion Projects on Thursday afternoons. Our Passion Projects involved us choosing an interest area and contributing toward a positive outcome for our local community. Read more about 'Project Pump Track'...

Joseph practicing his bike skills so he will be ready to ride on the pump track