Category: Tayla Nicholson

Playground Drama

Along with the fun factor, playgrounds support physical and social development. Unfortunately, Wairakei Primary Schools current playgrounds are not accessible for some students with physical barriers. Read more about 'Playground Drama'...

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Brilliant Pepeha

Learn about Grayson’s understanding about learning Te Reo Maori in his classroom. Grayson is explaining how pepeha is used in his learning. Read more about 'Brilliant Pepeha'...

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Not all Heroes Wear Capes

International studies show that the actions of handwriting actually put the brain in a state that facilitates learning and remembering. Read more about 'Not all Heroes Wear Capes'...

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Shapes Matter?

The students of Room 4 are discovering the importance of shapes and how they make up everyday objects, and how important they could be in the future in these students... Read more about 'Shapes Matter?'...

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The Big Move

It was all about participating and contributing to get the move done. Everyone had a part to play when moving all our furniture. Read more about 'The Big Move '...

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Pretty Patterns

Dani said, Most of us worked well together by taking turns and listening to each other. Read more about 'Pretty Patterns'...

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All About Emotions

Zones of Regulation can help students to identify which emotions belong in which zone. In order to monitor their emotions, Room 4 has introduced a mood meter. Read more about 'All About Emotions '...

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Amazing Animal Artwork

Did you know that you cannot make a mistake when doing art? Room 4 has been looking at different ways to explore emotions and drawing to music and learning that... Read more about 'Amazing Animal Artwork'...

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New Zealand Sign Language Week

As part of New Zealand sign language week Room 4 thought it would be a great opportunity to learn more about one of the official languages of New Zealand. Read more about 'New Zealand Sign Language Week '...

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