Handwriting with a purpose

Handwriting is a craft. It is important to learn this skill so our handwriting is legible for others to read. Read more about 'Handwriting with a purpose'...

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Getting Ready To Write - Part Two

The explicit teaching of handwriting is essential if students are to develop the skills of correct letter formation. Handwriting instruction supports students in producing legible, smooth and fluent writing.

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Getting Ready to Write - Part One

Getting Ready to Write – Part One looks specifically at the connection between handwriting and phonics.

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Room 2 Getting on with Learning at Home

Trying to be motivated and resilient, especially with the challenges that arise from our technology issues, need for support and time needed to get tasks done, can be difficult at times. Read more about 'Room 2 Getting on with Learning at Home'...

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Passion Projects Dance

If dance was their passion then children from Poihipi and Ohaaki teams joined Whaea Leanne each week during Passion Projects. Read more about 'Passion Projects Dance'...

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Ridiculous Rhyme Show

The integrated curriculum links that are represented in this show are the Arts and Literacy. In the Arts, they are understanding drama in context when the drama relates to their... Read more about 'Ridiculous Rhyme Show'...

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Working with my buddy

Keywords: Buddy reading, bond, relationships, confidence, imagination, role modelReading - Processes and strategies: Read more about 'Working with my buddy'...

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Our Library Learning Journey

Keywords: Learning Journey, Dewey decimal system, fiction, non-fiction, accumulate, activate, apply.Curriculum links: English: Reading - Read more about 'Our Library Learning Journey'...

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