Friendship

Room 16 read the book ”Are you a bucket filler”?

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Wild Robot and the Robotic Hands

Room 3 Wairakei Primary School, Taupo, has been reading The Wild Robot by Peter Brown as part of our Chapter Chat and Twitter Chat activities.

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How to make a robotic hand

How connected is New Zealand? An experiment.

Room 8 has signed up to a special project by a company called School Kit called ‘Exploring Kiwi Curiosity.’

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We helped each other decide who to write to and then we researched

Postcard Writing

On the first day of Term 4, we received a postcard from our lovely classroom helper who had been to visit family in England (although Marie did beat the postcard home to New Zealand!).

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We created Stamps

Writing workshops term 3 2017

Room 4 had Ian Hunter and his associates come and visit us and they ran some writing workshops.

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Mr Hunter creating sentences

Our Gully

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3 Make shift abseiling

Room 2 Created Found Poems

As part of developing our sentences in writing Room 2, we worked on finding words that could make another story within a story.

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Minecraft Matariki by Adam

For Matariki in Term 2, Adam had to present his learning in his own way

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5 The pataka used for food storage

Marble Run Challenge and Explanation Writing

We wrote about marble runs and what makes them go faster or slower by using different materials such as sandpaper to create friction to slow the marble down.

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Te Mihi boys writing group

The Te Mihi community has created a boys writing group to encourage our boys to share their ideas and interests with like-minded peers.

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Boys at work