Te Rapa Primary

Te Rapa Primary School

Welcome to Room 8

Check out what we have happening during Term 1!


Inquiry - How can I be a powerful learner?

We will be using the statements below to help us become more confident with sharing our ideas and develop our thinking further. 

Our schoolwide 'Te Rapa HEART' is at the centre of how we act and all that we do.

Learning Areas

Writing - We will using adjectives and verbs to make sad/boring sentences much more interesting.  In Word Work we are revising sounds and our letter and numeral formations.

Reading - We are working to ensure that we read aloud fluently with phrasing (use of punctuation) and expression; decode unknown words using a range of strategies; locate information within a text; retell events in sequence

Maths - We will be using the Pr1me programme and Mathletics.

P.E. - This term our focus is swimming.  We will be learning new skills with Rooms 7 & 9.

Digital Technologies - We will be learning to make and follow directions.

 Te Reo Maori - We will be attending Kapahaka sessions with our syndicate.  In class our focus is on greetings/farewells, learning our mihi (personal introduction) and colours.  We also have a schoolwide phrase of the week that we are learning.

Key Dates

18/2 Orientation Evening

10/3 Class and individual photos

17/3 Swimming Sports

2/4 Good Friday (no school)

5/4 & 6/4 Easter (no school)

14/4 & 15/4 Parent/ Student/ Teacher Conferences

16/4  Full School Assembly and end of Term 1