Reflecting on Swimming Skills

The best thing is that swimming is fun Read more about 'Reflecting on Swimming Skills'...

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WOF (Writing or Fitness?)

As writing is a whole-school goal this year, teachers are looking for ways to give students multiple exposures to new skills. This means practising new learning in different ways. Read more about 'WOF (Writing or Fitness?)'...

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Parenting- the hardest job in the world

Mum timeDad timeIt is easy to compare our parenting style and our children’s behaviour with others.As parents, we so often second guess the decisions and actions we make as we... Read more about 'Parenting- the hardest job in the world'...

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2021 Wairakei Interschool Athletics Champions

A year 2 student at the Wairakei Primary School Athletics DayOn behalf of Wairakei Primary School, I’d also like to say a big thank you to all of the parents... Read more about '2021 Wairakei Interschool Athletics Champions'...

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Whare Tapawha

Students of all ages have been enjoying the last of the warm weather and making the most of their lunchtimes by getting involved with spontaneous, student organised games, often involving... Read more about 'Whare Tapawha'...

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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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