Te Rapa Primary

Te Rapa Primary School

 Mr Matt Foster

Welcome to Room 11 for Term 1.

It is great to see the sun shining and the nice weather upon us, please remember to slip, slop, slap and slide. We are ready for a great term with lots happening.

Here are our focuses for Term 1.

         Independence - doing things by myself!

         Reading- Guided & Shared – comprehension, how to solve words/self- correcting/retelling and using the library well.

         Writing – descriptive & poetic – deeper features, sentences and basic language features

         Maths – children are grouped into ability groups and the major focus is Number  

         Oral language – how to be a good speaker and listener as well as vocab extension

         I.C.T – Word processing skills and Kid Pix

         P.E – Swimming, Small Ball and Team Building

         Inquiry – Friends at Te Rapa – how to express ourselves and develop an understanding of ourselves and others.

         Maori – Greetings, farewells, classroom instructions and Kapahaka.

         Art – Baseline sketching and drawing/Pastel work

         Citizenship – Respect & Responsibility


Please feel to come and visit and see what we are up to.

Thank you for your support

Matt Foster