Te Rapa Primary

Te Rapa Primary School



What's Happening?

· ENGLISH: Oral Language - Belonging - Powerpoints about me. Guided and Shared Reading - comprehension skills, Handwriting/Writing skills - Writing powerful sentences, Simple and Compound Sentences, Individual Spelling Programmes, Word Work, Shared Books. 

· MATHEMATICS: Students are cross grouped for Mathematics so each teachers' programme will vary. Prime is an important part of our programme and building basic facts knowledge. 

· I.C.T.: Word Processing Skills, i-movies, inserting photos, google drive and sunshine online. 


· THINKING SKILLS: Thinker’s Keys – Brainstorm, Prediction and the What If Key.

· INQUIRY -Social Sciences: Context: Belonging

· PE & HEALTH: Swimming (Safety & Stoke Development) and Summer Sports.

· ARTS : Baseline Sketching, Portraits, Paint and Pastel, Drama. 

· MAORI: Kapa Haka, Maori – Greetings, Farewells, Mihi and Colours.