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Ironkidz 2017

Sunday, a number of students from Wairakei Primary School participated in the the Wairakei Estate Ironkidz Triathlon.

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The art of collaboration

It is the best when we get to work with our friends and share. Monday 20 February saw Rooms 7 and 8 joining forces for art in the hall. Read more about 'The art of collaboration'...

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Signs out!

It was all about road safety on Tuesday as Year 6 students learned just how difficult their job is as we tried on the vests, took control of the lollipops, and shouted the commands

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Room 8 read a sophisticated picture book called 'The Fox and the Star', which features detailed illustrations of the main characters and other wildlife. We were inspired to create prints of these pictures.

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Kicking off 2017 in Room 8

Sharing some photos of our learning areas for 2017. We are in Room 8 Wairakei Primary School, Taupo.

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Te Mihi team letter

Te Mihi team, Wairakei Primary School, Taupo, term 1 letter to parents, caregivers and whanau

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Te Mihi Team Newsletter Term 1 2017

Te Mihi Action World visit

On Friday 2 December, Te Mihi Community visited Action World and the Wairakei Resort as an end of year celebration. Read more about 'Te Mihi Action World visit'...

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Interschool Swimming 2016

On Wednesday 23 November, 26 of our best swimmers entered the Interschool Swimming competition, held in the 2m indoor pool at the AC Baths. Read more about 'Interschool Swimming 2016'...

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Magnet Creations

In our Functions inquiry, we have been exploring why things get made and how they fulfil a need. Many inventions are made of metal and use magnets. Read more about 'Magnet Creations'...

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Egg Drop Challenge

As part of our Functions inquiry, some of us decided to take on the 'Egg Drop Challenge'. Read more about 'Egg Drop Challenge'...

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