Te Rapa Primary

Te Rapa Primary School

Welcome to Room 6 for Term 3!! 

It is good to see everyone back safe and well rested.

We have a very full and fun Term 3 ahead for us in Room 6 full of learning, fun, academic and sporting opportunities.


We will be going to the library every Friday. Please ensure book bags and previous library books are returned Friday.



Our biannual production is this Term. "The Bigger Picture" will be happening in the last week of school.  


As this is my second year teaching, the amazing Mrs Darlington will be in every second Tuesday with the class.

Inquiry: The Arts 

Our inquiry this term has a curriculum focus in the Arts. We will be learning how to express ourselves through; Visual Art, Dance, Drama and Music.

Furthermore, we also have our production this term! The title is "The Bigger Picture" and there will be one dance group representing the Year 1/2 syndicate this year.


In Room 6, we will continue to develop and discuss our school's core values. 

H - Heart

E - Excellence

A - Aroha

R - Respect 

T - Teamwork

What's happening this term? 


We will be continuing our reading groups this term, along with the shared book, poem and home readers.



Math's groups and rotations will continue this term. We will also continue using 'Pr1me'. Room 6 will be focusing on addition and subtraction. 

Physical Education and Health

Our focus this term is 'Winter Ball Skills.' This includes sports such as hockey, miniball, soccer and netball. This will also be reinforced by basic fundamental skills. 


We will complete experiments with a focus on hypothesis and conclusion. 

The Arts

This will occur during the Inquiry Arts rotation as a syndicate this term. The students choose what they would like to focus on.


We will be exploring 'google' including google drive, google slides and google docs.

Important Dates 

Friday 23rd August: Full School Assembly

Wednesday 25th and 26th September: Production evenings

Friday 27th September: End of Term and Full School Assembly