Term 4 Dance & Drama: School Production

I am learning to:

Complete a dance routine for our School Production. Chubby Checker’s Let’s Twist Again from the 1960’s

I can do this when I can:

Learn the specific steps to a dance
Keep in time to the music
Follow instructions

Value Focus: Excellence

Term 3 Reading

Teri knows a good reader will sound out tricky words or read on when they get stuck on a word. By reading on it will help them to work out what the word might be.

Term 3 Numeracy

I am learning my:

·  x2 x5 and x10 tables      

Success Criteria:

·  I will be able to calculate the answers quickly in my head

Teacher's Comment:
Ka Pai Teri. You have worked hard during numeracy lessons throughout the year and you are making awesome progress.

Term 3 Gymnastics

I am learning to:

Recognise and show different gymnastic shapes and to use these shapes in a simple sequence involving movement

Success Criteria:

I will be able to show a stretch, straddle, tuck and pike and use them in a simple movement sequence


Many thanks Teri for being one of our awesome
demonstrators of the different gymnastic shapes we learnt.
."I really enjoyed our gymnastics lessons. It was fun being a role model. Our warm up game Dead Ants was fun"said Teri.

Term 4 Discovery

I don't really enjoy Discovery on a Friday morning because its a bit boring because the activites are usually the same. I enjoy Jump Jam because I like thinking about and doing the moves and keeping myself active. I would like to do ipads but people keep pushing in front of me when we line up.

Term 4 Music

Are Learning To:

Keep the beat using percussion instruments

Success Criteria: 

We will keep in time to the beat of a song using drums and shakers

Term 4 Writing

We Are Learning To….

Write a recount of a Maori Legend

Write a beginning middle and end

Use adjectives and similes in our writing

Success Criteria:

We will have……

Recounted the Maori Legend Tane and the Stars using our own words

Written a beginning, middle and end

We would have included adjectives and one simile in our story

Teacher's Comment:

Wonderful writing Teri. Great use of adjectives which help to make your writing more interesting to read. You have made steady progress with your writing throughout the year.

Term 3 Teri's Mihi

WAre Learning To:

 Introduce ourselves, our family, friends and teachers in Maori

Suceess Criteria: 

We will be able to say our name. The name of our mum  and dad. The name of one friend. The name of our teacher and principal.

Ka Pai Teri

2013 CARE Values Self Evaluation

Oaklands School CARE VALUES

I show our school CARE value COMMUNITY by picking up rubbish out and in of our school.

I show our school CARE value Active Thinking by doing Stop Think and Act.

I show our school CARE value Respect by getting to school on time.

I show our school CARE value Excellence by listening.