‘Give Back’ Tree Planting Day

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Students ready to plant with parents and Mr Bolton

POWER People

Charlotte and Ciana decided that we wanted to pick up rubbish every day to keep Wairakei Primary School looking beautiful.

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Magical Kiwi Experience

I was invited to travel with staff from Contact Energy to collect a baby kiwi from Rainbow Springs in Rotorua.

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Emmeline takes Mr Peabody to be released

Feijoa Tree Gifted to School

Room 9 students helped their departing teacher, Mrs Devonport, plant the Feijoa tree she gifted to the school.

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Our new Feijoa tree

What do you do with old tree stumps?

Some of the stumps have now rotted in the centres so we decided these would make great planters.

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Students fill the stump with soil2

Let Us Eat Lettuce

Enviro students proudly show teachers two of the lettuces grown in the new Hydroponics Gully.

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Students show lettuces to their teachers

Our Gully receives TLC

Our gully wonderland receives some tender loving care

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James talks with the CS Solution workers

Aquaponics vs Hydroponics

We are definitely not giving up on Aquaponics! We thought it was time for a new challenge.

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Students plant the hydroponics tomatoes2