Mathematics


What? 
I have been learning to solve addition problems by first jumping by a tidy number then jumping back.

So What?
I have learned what a tidy number is and how to use them.  A tidy nimber is a number with a zero at the end.

Now What?
My next step is to use this strategy with larger numbers.


Writing



What?I am learning how to write an information report.

So What? I know an information report needs facts, you organise them into paragraphs, you need a heading, you can use pictures /photos.

Now what? I want to learn how to organise my facts into paragraphs.


Reading 2017



What is my learning goal? My goal is to get my activities all done.

What have I learned? That when you get distracted you don't get all your work done.

What is my next step? To get all my tasks done in a week and not get distracted.

Te Reo Maori

What? We have been learning language about Ko Au which means Me Myself and I.


So what? Something I have learnt to say is E hia o tau which means how old are you and I answer with E waru (I am 8).



Now what? My next learning step is ask and answer questions confidently in Maori.

ANZAC Blog 1



What?  I am learning about Anzac Day as it is an important part of our learning about ‘Being a New Zealander’

So What?
Two things I know: Anzac Day is the 25th of April.
Poppies grew in Flander's Fields

Two things I would like to know: One of the sargent's names. Why did they start the war?

Two things I have learned: Mrs McLeod's grandad went to the war.
That there are medals in the war.

Now What?

I would like to learn more about the gallipoli because it sounds really interesting

Cloze activity

Cloze activity

What?
I am learning how to do a cloze activity to help me with my reading
Being able to make logical predictions about what word would fit correctly into a sentence is a successful reader strategy.

So What?
We use the following procedures:
  1. Read the whole text so that we can get an overall picture of the text.
  2. Re-read the text and think of words that would fit into the gaps. Write them down
  3. Look at the word list for this activity and see if I am correct / make changes



P = I need a little help. I prefer to look at the word list rather than have a go to predict the missing words. I have some confidence


Keeping Ourslelves Safe

What? I am learning to make safe decisions.

So what? it will help me and others keep safe.

Now what? if you don't like actions people are doing to you tell them you don't like it.

multicultural week


What?
I learned about different countries and and cultures

So what?
I learned how to use chopsticks

Now what?
i would like to learn about how to speak chinese

year 4 sleepover


WALT:sleepover and have fun at the year 4 sleepover.

I learned how to play some really fun games.

Here is a example of my learning predator.

Next time i will try and run faster when i'm playing predator.