Recycling centre trip

Thank you to the students in Room 2 and parents and Shannon, Taupo District CouncilKeywords: Environmentally friendly, Sustainability, Health, Technology, Recycling Centre, Reuseable, Greenwaste, Landfill Read more about 'Recycling centre trip'...

Dump 3

What Do We Need To Be Happy?

The first thing we did was to discuss the concept of feelings and identify the four feeling domains of anger, sadness, fear and joy. We all agreed that happiness fell into the ‘joy’ domain.

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maths room4 whatdoweneedtobehappy1

Biodegradable Fruit Stickers

When I was out in the garden at school I saw lots of plastic fruit stickers in the soil.

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Brooke s prototype

Room 3 Celebrating technology to solve a global problem

Room 3 has been busy. We looked at global issues and chose to focus on the issue of waste, especially that caused by single-use plastic. Read more about 'Room 3 Celebrating technology to solve a global problem'...

Nude food picnic

Room 3’s Biodegradability Garden

After learning about the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, Room 3 planted a garden with different types of materials to see what would biodegrade.

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Garden all cleaned up2

Recycled Crayons in Room 3

I got a book from my aunty and I looked in the back of it and discovered how to make recycled crayons.

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Making them with my brother at home 1.12.19 PM

Authentic Persuasive Writing from Room 3

In Room 3 this term we have been learning about the global issue of plastic pollution and how we can help by cutting down on waste. Read more about 'Authentic Persuasive Writing from Room 3'...

Clare with her prototypes2

Technology Design Process in Room Three

I learned how to sew on the machine when Diana from Boomerang Bags came to Room 3 Wairakei Primary School, Taupo, for a Boomerang Bags session.

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Imogen sewing in class2

Plastic can be fantastic

We started to look at the life of plastic, the uses of plastic.

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plastic creations cat feeder