Colourful Fun Run

Wairakei Primary School held our much anticipated Colour Run to conclude our Matariki Celebrations. Read more about 'Colourful Fun Run'...

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Matisse

I do not literally paint that table, but the emotion it produces upon me. - Henri Matisse Read more about 'Matisse'...

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Hands on in Mathematics

“Manipulatives are concrete objects that can be viewed and physically handled by students in order to demonstrate or model abstract concepts. Read more about 'Hands on in Mathematics'...

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Leading the Way

Our students are always eager to be a part of these leadership opportunities, and selecting students is often a very difficult task. Read more about 'Leading the Way'...

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Do You Have a Brick Brain or a Bubble Gum Brain?

This has many effects on school life. One effect is a negative or ‘I can’t do it’ attitude that students develop. Read more about 'Do You Have a Brick Brain or a Bubble Gum Brain?'...

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Mid-Year Reports - What do I do with the information?

When you receive your child’s mid-year report you may find yourself asking the question - What do I do with this information? Read more about 'Mid-Year Reports - What do I do with the information?'...

Learning Together

At times this is in the playground. Older students can often be seen helping junior students on the playground equipment, involving them in games and even leading activities. Read more about 'Learning Together'...

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