Steaming Into School Goes Online

Due to the distancing restrictions under Covid-19 we needed to be creative and innovative with how we would present Steaming Into School during Term 2, 2020. Our SIS Online sessions provided a unique link for our families to connect to Wairakei Primary School. 

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Land before time (Part 2)

The Room 15 students worked in small groups to label parts of our favourite dinosaurs. We noticed that the meat eating dinosaurs all had sharp teeth and claws while the... Read more about 'Land before time (Part 2)'...

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Insect Hunt

Mrs Jackson sought help from the children to find out the best way to make an insect hotel. Read more about 'Insect Hunt'...

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Room 10 The Amazing Kiwi

Room 10’s inquiry has been on the amazing Kiwi bird. The students have been learning about the special features of the Kiwi and how their adaptations have helped them to... Read more about 'Room 10 The Amazing Kiwi'...

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Magnificent Mindfulness

Room 9 students practice mindfulness regularly as a part of their day. Read more about 'Magnificent Mindfulness'...

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Room 10 Fractions

The first activity they undertook was to fold paper into halves and quarters so that they would understand the decreasing size as they fold the paper and that there are... Read more about 'Room 10 Fractions'...

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Nature Creations

We had an afternoon being creative with nature and using the items we found outside, to create critters and bugs. Read more about 'Nature Creations'...

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World first 3d cubed bubble produced in Room 9

During this journey we have had fun creating 3D shapes. After reading about the idea of being able to create bubbles that would also be able to be different shapes... Read more about 'World first 3d cubed bubble produced in Room 9'...

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