Passionate Performers

Passion Projects are a project-based learning experience where the group’s interests, strengths and passions are developed with guidance from the teacher.

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Te Huka Explosions

Students got to chose their “passion” from three different options. Our passion project was explosions. Our group had a science focus. Read more about 'Te Huka Explosions'...

Grayson is ready to fire

Gorgeous Clay Owls Ticked all the Boxes

At the same time, students needed the opportunity to create something beautiful that they were proud of by exploring textures and shapes.

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Collaborative Construction Challenge

Finn, Tom, Oscar and Isaac’s first construction held one skinny book but fell down quickly

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Word Wall

The Huka Falls is a special place in Taupo. The white in the rapids looks like foam. Nearly all of us recognised this photo as a place we had been too.

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Here is the start of our Word Wall in Room 14.

Equal Sharing

Amelia’s definition of equal sharing is: “it means that if I have 10 stickers my friend and me get the same amount if I share them between us”. Read more about 'Equal Sharing'...

4. Molly shared 24 cubes between 4 people

Spell-a-thon Assembly

There is also a student from each syndicate who received either a soccer ball or a netball. Read more about 'Spell-a-thon Assembly'...

Spelling champions

Winter Cinquain Poems in Room 13

What a perfect writing activity for one of the coldest, most frosty mornings of the year.

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Matariki Print Making Fun

In Room 6 we designed and made kite-shaped craft foam prints after reading “The Seven Kites of Matariki”.

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