Jayda - I believe in the power of being a pop-star
Angus - I believe in the army
Beau - I believe in standing up to bullies
Jacob - I believe in the power of YouTube
Angela - I believe in kindness
My Statistical Investigation by Danni
This is my statistical investigation around 'What would you rather be when you grow up'. Come and listen to how I did this and what I found with the information I got from the class. This was a fun activity to do and I loved using Excel to make a bar graph to show my results. Danni.
Room 5/6 Marvellous Learning Experiences (MLE)
Room 8 and 13 share their thoughts about learning together on Buddy Friday.
A number of students from Wairakei Primary School participated in the the Wairakei Estate Ironkidz Triathlon. It was all about participation. According to their website, it’s about “getting out there, having a go and achieving a personal best and having a heap of FUN.” Wairakei kids did just that, supporting each other and challenging themselves.
Special Post Box
Tia and Claudia have been learning how to use Puppet Pals and they decided to make a Puppet Show on our Special Post Box.
Max and his first day of Discovery
Max decided to make a movie of his adventures during Discovery.
The Mega Popcorn Maker
Functions Celebration with our 5 Year olds
Claire and Jorja made this because they love popcorn.
Time Lapse Tour
Amber and Krystal take you on a tour of the school.
Touch Rugby with Malan
Malan tells us about his touch rugby team
Everyone should come to our School
Rhiannon and Aimee share their thoughts about their school.
Claire wrote a story showing us how she can use the 'sp' sound.
A Dark Pongy Place
Nick wrote a story about playing hide and seek and included how it made him feel.
Connor rocks Room 6
Connor demonstrates his skills on the electric guitar, Room 6, Wairakei Primary School Taupo.
Drones in the School
Come and see how wonderful our school looks from above.
Our talented boys showing off their drumming skills.
Our understandings of our learning about Systems
Turangawaewae Trip Room 11 2016
Room 11 and the Te Huka team went on a trip around the Huka Falls. They had a great day and enjoyed the swim at the AC Baths very much.
Turangawaewae Celebration Day
Our school based day of learning.
Treasure Maps Room 10
These children designed their own treasure maps in class and have started to write their own instructions to find the treasure.
Room One Turangawaewae Movie
These children wrote and directed their group to produce a movie. They will be sharing their movie in assembly.
Room One have been writing, editing and directing their own movies to show their understanding of Turangawaewae.
Year 4 Camp at Blue Light
Our year four students attended a camp at the Blue Light Lodge In Wairakei Village.
Year 5 and 6 Adventure Camp
All Year 5 and 6 students attended the annual Outdoor Education Camp. This year it was to Papamoa to play in the sea.
Turangawaewae Year 4 Camp
Movie by Carlo, Ryan and Kane
Turangawaewae Year 4 Camp
Year 4 Camp by Brodie, Abby and Holly
iMovie music Travel
Ohaaki Team Exploration Day T4, 2015
As part of our Exploration inquiry, Rooms 4, 5, 6, and 7 collaborated by coming together and sharing our learning about various countries and cultures.
Student voice from within Wairakei Primary School, Taupo on their learning. Linked to NAPP with Melanie Matthews.
Senior School Memories
The senior students of Wairakei Primary School, Taupo, share some memories of their busy year. Farewell to our Year 6s - we're only one call away.
Song: One Call Away by Charlie Puth, 2015, Nine Track Mind, Artist Partner Group, Atlantic Records.