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Teachers Managing Student Blogs

Senior classroom teachers (Year 4 to 6) are now using the Mac App Readkit on their laptops to manage their students individual blogs. This affordable little tool allows you to see every blog post from every student and to link … Continue reading

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Paula’s post on Wednesday, 26 February 2014

I just created a little something to showcase how we prepare our students for their digital futures……..feel free to share with your students and celebrate their journey. Your browser doesn’t support the video tag

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TAKP’s post on Monday, 9 December 2013

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CoLAR App

Have you seen or used the app coLAR? I love that there are more and more apps appearing that can be used as ignitors to inspire oral or written language. Check out these photo’s taken in Room 1. Now let’s … Continue reading

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Storytelling in Team 15 and 16

 Keep your eyes posted for exciting arrivals around the school…….Team 15 and 16 have recorded their fabulous reading of popular children’s picture books and poems. Just get your learners to use the ‘QR Reader’  or Scan app on their iPads and … Continue reading

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Healthy Eating

  LEARNING INTENTIONS : Students will ask questions about their food choices and how these affect their health, growth and development. Students will identify their personal needs and wants in relation to recommended fruit intake. Students will make choices about … Continue reading

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Wonderful Women’s Beards – Year 5/6

LEARNING INTENTIONS : Learners were required to script and create an advertisement of an unusual product of their creation. They were required to use the characteristics of an effective advertisement as part of their production, effective editing and a variety … Continue reading

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The Legend of RATA’s Waka – Year 5/6

LEARNING INTENTIONS : Students chose to retell a local legend using a variety of tools and were responsible for the adaptation of the narrative, including the creation of setting, character, problem and solution. Students were required to demonstrate the understanding … Continue reading

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The Legend of RATA – Year 5/6 (Saffron’s Group)

LEARNING INTENTIONS : Students chose to tell a local legend using a variety of tools and were responsible for the writing of the narrative, including the creation of setting, character, problem and solution. Students were required to demonstrate the understanding … Continue reading

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Hip Hop Girls – Year 5/6

LEARNING INTENTIONS : Learners were challenged to create and choreograph a dance in a compelling way to a music video. This group created the dance independently, and used a variety of tools on the iPad and Mac to create their … Continue reading

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