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Making stars for Matariki - Maori

We have started learning about Matariki. We have already discovered that Matariki is connected to the stars in the sky. As an art activity, we are learning to make origami stars. 53 more words

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What do we know about Matariki? - Maori

We are just about to embark on learning about Matariki. Today we shared what we know and understand about Matariki and what we’d like to know. 156 more words

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Place value, hundreds of thousands - Mathematics

Our class assessment data indicates that we require more learning in the area of place value. So today we played a game called ‘Place Value Thousands’.  151 more words

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365 Days of Astronomy - Science

I’ve been trying to find resources on Matariki to teach in class. Whilst searching, I found a great website about astronomy, called 365 Days of Astronomy. 39 more words

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Paddington finds a home - story structure

This year for reading activities within my class, we have been using a resource called StoryBytes, by Hilton Ayrey. With each weekly activity, there is a task that requires students to identify the story structure. 164 more words

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Vocabulary, Connectives, Openers, Punctuation (VCOP) activities #8

Continuing to share the weekly activities to help improve student’s writing. Why not use them with your class, download them here.

How do I download the activities? 197 more words

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Basic Facts - we've passed this week! Term 2 Week 4

Students in my classroom have a daily test on quick-fire mathematics basic facts questions. There are 8 levels in the school’s basic facts programme, each increasing in difficulty. 47 more words

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