Being safe with first aide

We circled the ones that are not safe. The fire and the toys on the steps are not safe because we can trip over them. Emma, Rm 15. Read more about 'Being safe with first aide'...

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Glorious goal achieving

The boys set a challenge at the beginning of the week to complete their reading task which was based on hedgehog fun. They were focusing on sequencing events and following instructions. Read more about 'Glorious goal achieving'...

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Measurement Olympics

They started off by using non-standard units of measurement to measure a standing jump. They used exercise books as their unit of measurement as they jumped alongside them.Questions that arose... Read more about 'Measurement Olympics'...

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Touch Rugby 2020

The Wairakei WarriorsOn behalf of Wairakei Primary School, I’d like to send out a huge thank you to all the parents and caregivers that volunteered their time to coach or... Read more about 'Touch Rugby 2020'...

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Our Journey to Get There

On behalf of Wairakei Primary School, I’d like to say a big thank you to all of the children that participated and to parents and caregivers who came down to... Read more about 'Our Journey to Get There'...

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Supporting your children’s class placement in 2021

We all want children to feel excited about going to school and maybe don’t realise what an influence we, as parents, have on that. Read more about 'Supporting your children’s class placement in 2021'...

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Swim like a dolphin

To begin with, our qualified swimming instructors assessed what we could do in the water already. We learnt these skills through a variety of fun water games and activities. Read more about 'Swim like a dolphin'...

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Colour Monsters

This in turn leads to developing empathy and social skills. Emotions can be linked to physical sensations. Read more about 'Colour Monsters'...

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