Learning Te Reo Māori Phrases

Just how do we do this? By actively participating in it and drawing it increasingly into everyday life, everywhere. Read more about 'Learning Te Reo Māori Phrases'...

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Kapa Haka 2022

Attributed to Māori Team: Leanne Jackson, Teagan Hill and Tayla NicholsonKeywords: Kapa Haka, Māori performing artsCurriculum Links: The Arts - Dance & Music Read more about 'Kapa Haka 2022'...

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Design your moves

Cue the lights, camera, and action. These were the words every student was eager to hear at our Summer Festival of Movement. Read more about 'Design your moves'...

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Hands-on Experiences Develop Writing Skills

‘Recreative’, you may be asking, what is that? It is simply recreating an authentic and hands-on experience for students to write about. Read more about 'Hands-on Experiences Develop Writing Skills'...

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Which way do we go?

Room 12 have been investigating directions. How do we give directions? How do we understand directions? Why do we even need directions? Directions comes under the Measurement Strand in Mathematics curriclum. Read more about 'Which way do we go?'...

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It’s An Art to Teach Dance

Well, help was on the way in the form of one of our parents and dance teacher - Anna Tombleson. What an inspiration she is. Read more about 'It’s An Art to Teach Dance'...

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Where Do I Fit In?

Next, we explored how people connect to places through maths. Conducting statistical investigations to gather information focused our learning. Read more about 'Where Do I Fit In?'...

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Geothermal Ambassador

Three ambassadors spent 2 hours explaining and demonstrating how they use our geothermal resource to create power. Read more about 'Geothermal Ambassador'...

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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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Go On Persuade Me

Part of a lawyer’s job is going to court to argue a client’s case. A judge or a jury decides if the client is right or wrong based on the... Read more about 'Go On Persuade Me'...

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