Monday, 28 August 2017

Term 3: Week 6 - Celebrating the achievements of others

Focus: Celebrating the achievements of others
How:
Teacher lead - congratulating others successes and effort
Teacher lead - Positive encouragement and comments to others
Some student led ideas from in class.
Teacher  Model:
-clapping for children and teachers where appropriate
-Positive praise and reinforcement with peers

Monday, 21 August 2017

OUR NEW LEARNING SPACE!!!

Check out our new space. It's still a work in progress but our students are settling in so well! We are super impressed :)


You can see the dirt is still a barrier but hopefully the warmer weather will encourage the grass to grow faster.


Our new building name is TIWAI





Miss Ludemann looking chuffed in our new space



The art/wet area is still a work in progress...










The large breakout room for "quiet" work

The smaller breakout space...



We all fit into the main meeting area pretty well. Smiles all round (well nearly) :)

Sunday, 20 August 2017

Te Ao Kori

This term we are learning traditional māori games such as taiaha, poi and rakau sticks. 





Sunday, 13 August 2017

Term 3: Week 4-5 Accepting Change

Focus: Accepting Change
How:
Teacher lead - Adapting to new routines
Teacher lead - scaffolding through new routines.  Going slowly through set ups / expectations
Some student led ideas from in class.

Bike Safety

This week, we worked with Constable Ken on learning some essentials for keeping safe on our bikes. Unfortunately, the weather has been ver...