Keeping Busy

Here is what I have been up to this last month!   I want to correct and clarify the information I mentioned regarding the New Zealand Curriculum. The original curriculum framework  was implemented in 1992 and revised in 2007. It is the 2007 revised document that is now used throughout the country. The … Continue reading Keeping Busy

Doughnut Discussions

I volunteer in a Year 2/3/4 class at Pomare Primary.  The teacher uses a workshop model  for most of the day, particularly when teaching literacy and numeracy, and it runs like a well oiled machine!  She starts with a mini lesson (students are sitting on the floor in front of her), then models part of … Continue reading Doughnut Discussions