Te Rapa Primary

Te Rapa Primary School

Mrs Sarah Shearer


Welcome to Room 10 and a brand new year.   The sun is shining and Term 1 is action packed. This term we will largely focus on Friends at Te Rapa. We will be learning skills based on this acronym:








Term 1 - What’s happening:

Guided and Shared Reading: Begin to take guided reading groups, focus on the features of fiction texts, predicting and retelling

Oral Language: Listening and speaking skills

Writing: Descriptive/poetic writing/creating super sentences

Maths: Children will be cross grouped by ability across five classes, with the major focus on Number and Place Value.

I.C.T: Thinker’s Keys and word processing skills

Circle Time: Use Circle Time as a tool to teach skills such as friendship, cooperation, problem solving and conflict resolution

P.E. and Health: Swimming and small ball skills

Arts: ‘Me’ art

Inquiry: “Friends at Te Rapa”

Citizenship: Respect and Responsibility

Maori: Greetings, farewells, Mihi/Family, classroom objects