Te Rapa Primary

Te Rapa Primary School

What's happening in Room 14 in Term 4...

Term 4 Activities

Word Work - Long vowel sounds

Written Language – Procedural Writing (Instructions) and developing structure and language choice in a variety of different genres

Reading – Guided Silent Reading (Non-Fiction and Fiction) providing responses and reasoning to demonstrate understanding and Novel Studies

Maths – PR1ME Mathematics Programme, basic facts and number knowledge

Big Idea – Energy - It comes in many forms - solar, electrical, wind    

Health & PE – Athletics and fitness games, Swimming (when weather permits)

Maori – Kapahaka and Maori Language - Feelings, animals and Instructions

Competencies & Values – Learning Logs – Goal Setting, Reflecting on Learning

We continue to focus being Independent learnersThis encourages our students to take charge of being ready to learn and also helps them to monitor their own learning.  This learning will help to ensure that they will be prepared for future years of learning.

Key Dates for Term 4

           Labour Day - No School: Monday 28th October

    Year 5-8 Athletics Day at Porritt Stadium: Tuesday 12th November

    Book Fair/Book Week: Week 6 

    Whanau Evening: Wednesday 27th November 

    Year 5 & 6 Disco: Thursday 28th  November

    Interschool Athletics: Tuesday 3rdDecember

    Syndicate Big Day Out: Thursday 12th December, more information to come later in the term

    Prize Giving – Wednesday 18th December

    Final Day - Friday 20th December

    I look forward to seeing you throughout Term 3. If you have any questions or concerns about events or your child in Term 3 please feel free to contact me.

Trudie Curtis
Rm 14 Classroom Teacher/Acting Year 5/6 Syndicate Team Leader