Handwriting with a purpose

Handwriting is a craft. It is important to learn this skill so our handwriting is legible for others to read. Read more about 'Handwriting with a purpose'...

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Working with my buddy

Keywords: Buddy reading, bond, relationships, confidence, imagination, role modelReading - Processes and strategies: Read more about 'Working with my buddy'...

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Our Library Learning Journey

Keywords: Learning Journey, Dewey decimal system, fiction, non-fiction, accumulate, activate, apply.Curriculum links: English: Reading - Read more about 'Our Library Learning Journey'...

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If I show POWER to self, others and environment, I'll have POWER 4 Learning

POWER (Pride, Opportunity, Whanau, Excellence and Respect) for self, others and environment, are our school values and we live by these values in the classroom and the playground. Read more about 'If I show POWER to self, others and environment, I'll have POWER 4 Learning'...

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A colour symphony in Room 8

The children previously made sherbet and loved it. This time we tried another science experiment called “a colour symphony”. Read more about 'A colour symphony in Room 8'...

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Room 8 and our pepeha

The pepeha is the way to introduce yourself in Maori. Room 8 inquiry is about “Inside Out” and we are looking at the question “What makes you, you?” Read more about 'Room 8 and our pepeha'...

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Room 8 and our Class Treaty

In room 8 we will be talking and referring to the Treaty on a daily basis to make sure we can enjoy our learning time in a great environment.Keywords: Treaty,... Read more about 'Room 8 and our Class Treaty'...

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And the Number of the Day is

Allowing students to share their representations and learn from each other is a vital component of Today’s Number and provides the teacher with a great deal of information about how... Read more about 'And the Number of the Day is'...

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