Monthly Archives: August 2014

Peer Feedback with Austin’s Butterfly

Research tells us that feedback is one of the most powerful influences on student learning and achievement. This week the 3/4 students watched an inspirational video called Austin’s Butterfly. The video illustrates the power of peer feedback and demonstrates, very clearly, … Continue reading

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Inquiry

During Inquiry the 3/4 children have been participating in a Learning Journey. They posed some questions about this term’s Integrated Topic and the teachers designed learning areas from them. The children were then given the opportunity to investigate the different … Continue reading

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Arrr! We are making treasure maps for pirates!

This week the year 3/4 students are making treasure maps. To create the treasure maps we are using some of the things we know about maths such as measurement and coordinates. We are also using what we have learned in … Continue reading

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HOMEWORK

Our homework is all about what we are learning at school. Some of our tasks are challenging and some are easier. We get points for doing activities from our different areas of learning. We also work on our spelling, times … Continue reading

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