Reading in Room 2

The idea is that the children read a story or article from a country then complete a follow-up activity, fill in their passport and then get paid a departure tax to move to another country.

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Horrible Hands of Room 5

We weren’t even reading that story but thought it looked like fun and it reminded us of the pranks being pulled in our class story, ‘The Terrible Two’.

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Authentic Learning Tasks in Room 6

We found out that he is one of the top basketball players in the world. We made a timeline to work out how long ago the NBA (National Basketball Association)... Read more about 'Authentic Learning Tasks in Room 6'...

Reading Worshkop recording in our glossaries

Buddy Classes Room 8 and 9

Buddy Classes Room 8 and 9 have shown Opportunity, Whanau and Perseverance when explaining to their buddy what they need to do to next to become a better reader.

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Reading Workshops

Aidan learnt… “The Industrial Revolution was when factories were invented to make things instead of by hand

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Frog Blog

In Room 15 our ‘blend’ group were learning about ‘fr’ words.

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Observing frogs

Loving our Literacy

During our reading time we have been learning how to visualise (make pictures in our heads)

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Word Bingo

Friendship

Room 16 read the book ”Are you a bucket filler”?

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Wild Robot and the Robotic Hands

Room 3 Wairakei Primary School, Taupo, has been reading The Wild Robot by Peter Brown as part of our Chapter Chat and Twitter Chat activities.

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How to make a robotic hand

Strong focus on writing

Room 4 have been having daily challenges where we all have had the opportunity to enter the daily competition for 'Best Sentence Winner'.

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