Creating Meaning With Words

Having a strong vocabulary is the foundation you need to achieve success. We use spoken and written words every single day to communicate our ideas, thoughts, and emotions to those... Read more about 'Creating Meaning With Words'...

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The power of words, balance and daring

Our inquiry focuses on oral language, vocabulary extension and descriptive writing. As part of this inquiry we were also exploring and sharing ideas about relationships with other people so the... Read more about 'The power of words, balance and daring'...

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Improving Reading Through Phonemic Awareness

The Heggerty programme for phonemic awareness has been introduced across the school, from New Entrants to Year 6. Read more about 'Improving Reading Through Phonemic Awareness'...

Eggtastic Friends of all Shapes

Looking after a friendship takes time and care. To simulate this, Room 10 took on the eggship friendship challenge. Read more about 'Eggtastic Friends of all Shapes'...

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Technology Challenge 1

This was our challenge. Our focus this term in Room 7 is participating in a variety of activities that will promote our oral language skills. Read more about 'Technology Challenge 1'...

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Epro8 Challenge 2021

An inter-school science and engineering competition, Epro8 hosts over 10,000 students from 800 schools throughout New Zealand. Read more about 'Epro8 Challenge 2021'...

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Super star role models

The session began with a short talk about their experiences as rugby players, before moving into smaller groups where they taught us new rugby drills such as passing, catching, side... Read more about 'Super star role models'...

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Inclusive Education at Wairakei Primary School

Inclusive education means that all learners are welcomed by their local early learning service and school, and are supported to play, learn, contribute and participate in all aspects of life... Read more about 'Inclusive Education at Wairakei Primary School'...

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