Exploring Tracks in Room 9

Mrs Thompson put us in groups, then set up 5 challenges around the classroom. Each group had turns at experimenting with the challenges. Read more about 'Exploring Tracks in Room 9'...

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Best ways to improve handwriting

Our goal is to improve our handwriting so it becomes legible and that we can write for a longer period of time without getting a sore hand

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1. Iron on beads creating design patterns pick up and put on index finger and thumb

Epro8 Challenge

We've has started with a bang. We have talked a lot about the opportunities in offer at Wairakei Primary School and how to get involved.

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My Favourite Body Part

Aratiatia used an app called Pic Collage to share a short piece about our favourite body part, as part of Keeping Ourselves Safe.

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VLN online induction

Our Virtual Learning Network (VLN) class had our induction session with Rachel Whalley, ePrincipal of VLN Primary.

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Our VLN students this year

There is a boy in the girl’s bathroom

The year has got off to a very fast start with lots of opportunities for our year 5 and 6 students to try something new

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Learning with Seesaw

The Te Huka team is using Seesaw to record and share what we are doing in our classrooms.

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Room 2 Boat Building

Room 2 students as part of their technology inquiry tested their homemade boats.

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Winegum Bridges

When first informed they were going to try and build Winegum Bridges, everyone in Room 8 exclaimed, “What’s a winegum?” Well, they soon caught on.

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Paddle Boat Challenge

For technology Room 2 students have been learning about the design process when making something.

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