Taiao

In Taiao i have been learning about chickens.I have learned about parts of a chicken, some facts about chickens, the parts of a egg (which we used to make a omelette)and what a chickens needs to be happy and healthy.

Music

In music with Mr McCullum I have been learning to play the ukulele. I'll know I've been successful when I hold the ukulele correctly and can strum the cords. I love to do ukulele but I need to learn how to strum correctly.

Reading Torua

In reading we are learning to focus on reading for a set of purpose skimming and scanning. I am reading camouflage creatures. We have to find 6 facts from our book an write them down. Some smls include our reading books. I'll know I can do this when I can find the key ideas. Something I enjoyed in reading was guessing the question that Miss B said.

Maths Tapawaru


In maths i am learning to know fractions and know how many pieces there are and know how many are shaded.and know which one is the numerator and the denomentor. i will know when i can order fractions based on their size.something i enjoyed in maths was the biggest fraction to the smallest fraction.

Writing Report

I am learning to write an information report. My report is about a Ruru/Morepork and we have to go on a ipad and find facts about our birds we wanted to write about. Our birds we chose are native birds. I will know I can do this when I can plan and write an information report with a title, topic, sentence and a group of facts about a subject. Something I enjoyed in writing was writing our information report.

Learner Qualities

I am learning to communicate.

I'll know I can do this when i can identify a variety of ways to communicate with others.

I will communicate with people by using my hands without talking.

Creative Writing - Scripts

We are learning to write scripts to create a play.

We know we are successful if our script has:
- multiple characters
- a setting
- character speech
- stage direction (in a different colour to the speech)

Once we have written our scripts we are creating the plays using Puppet Pals.


My play is called "The Forest Journey"