Paper Towers

In Room 4 we were making paper towers

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Floating Eggs

We did so through the floating egg experiment. As a group, we first predicted what would happen if we dropped an egg into a glass of water. Read more about 'Floating Eggs'...

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Frog Blog

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

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Observing frogs

Fingerprinted

As part of learning about Keeping Ourselves Safe, we had a visit from Constable Tash and we were fascinated with all the equipment she keeps attached to her belt.

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11 Samuel gives fingerprinting the thumbs up

Poihipi Science

Over the past few weeks, we've been expanding our science knowledge and vocabulary through experiments.

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Making Potions

Some of the junior children have shown an interest in creating ‘potions’ at interval and lunchtime lately, so we decided to extend this interest during discovery time.

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Kite Day

Is it a bird? Is it a plane No it's Room 14 awesome kites!

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Declyn and Tori flying high

Room 2 Boat Building

Room 2 students as part of their technology inquiry tested their homemade boats.

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Incredible Science with Year 6s

Finn, Fletcher, Izzy, Onyx are part of the new Reporters Club at School. We are training to be school reporters, reporting on events and learning around the school.

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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