Tuesday, 12 July 2011

Parent Meeting

Tonight is the parent workshop where we are looking to ensure we all have a common understanding of the strategies and language used in maths. If you would like to have a look at the presentation that we used for our discussion click here.

Monday, 4 July 2011

Expectations of each other.

Kindness: Caring for others and helping them learn. It will be calm and sensible.Encouraging each other. Working as part of a team (there is no I in team). Keeping cool when you get frustrated.

Fun: Laughter sharing our learning, Learning something new, hands on and making, explaining what we know, sometimes games.

Learning: Helping others, Listening at the right times ignore distractions, Thinking and taking part, Stay focused. Evidence of our work. Kan explain what we are learning about.

Respect: We will care for peoples feeling (no put downs), putting our hands up and taking turns, listening to what others are saying,

James will know what we need to learn and teach us new things. He will make sure we understand the questions and get things correct. James will listen to us and manage the group while having fun.