Learner Qualities: Empathy

I am learning to empathise.

I'll know I can do this when I can identify a variety of ways I can show empathy to others.

One way I showed empathy is when someone had no one to play with I let her play with me.

Art Attack: Don Binney

I am learning to create a piece of art inspired by Don Binney.

I'll know I can do this when I have created a landscape with a foreground, middle, and background.
My bird and my background are coloured using pastels and natural colours.

Something I found hard was the drawing because we had to make them look natural.

Writing: Information Report

I am learning to write an information report.

I'll know I can do this when I can plan and write an information reports with a title, topic sentence, and a group of facts about a subject.

Something that was hard in writing was writing big sentences about one topic.

Reading: Whio

I am learning to apply my knowledge to a text.

I'll know I can do this when I can think of ways I have connections to a text and I can use those connections to help decode unfamiliar words and ideas.

Something I learnt in reading was how to share my prior knowledge.

Maths: Tapawha Hangai

I am learning to solve addition and subtraction  problems by exchanging ones for tens, and tens for hundreds (decomposition), leading to a written algorithm.

I'll know I can do this when I can use column adding to solve problems.

Something I learnt in maths is how to solve problems with remainders.