Category: Paul Morehu

Tabloid Sports Day 2021

Wairakei Primary School had a Tabloid Sport Day. Students were divided into their wharenui nga tae groups and the Manukura took a lead role in the afternoon. Read more about 'Tabloid Sports Day 2021'...

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Gateway Writing Quest

Here are descriptions of some keys the children dreamed up: Read more about 'Gateway Writing Quest'...

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Shape Up

Part of learning about shapes involved making them. Building shapes helped children learn how to describe them using vocabulary such as corners, surfaces and edges. Read more about 'Shape Up'...

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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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Finding Our Place

Room 2 started off by learning about NZ history and what brought the first Maori and British settlers here. Read more about 'Finding Our Place'...

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Native Neighbours

First the students learnt to write questions about what they were curious about. They formulated wonders about kiwis. Read more about 'Native Neighbours'...

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Planning to be Better Writers

From here, students could choose to do a picture plan to organise their ideas for writing or just write. Read more about 'Planning to be Better Writers '...

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Room 14’s Art in the Park Journey

Room 14 began its Art in the Park inquiry by brainstorming ideas about why people do art and how people show art. Read more about 'Room 14’s Art in the Park Journey'...

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Measurement Olympics

They started off by using non-standard units of measurement to measure a standing jump. They used exercise books as their unit of measurement as they jumped alongside them.Questions that arose... Read more about 'Measurement Olympics'...

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