Wednesday, 9 April 2014
Sharing our Stories
We have been creating a variety of art pieces this term. These pieces are all about ourselves and sharing our stories. We have used different media like collage, watercolour, crayon and clay to create our art. We are beginning to make choices as artists. Each piece of art shares a little about us.
WALT: share our stories and ideas through art.
WALT: explore a variety of media and make choices about
how we want our finished piece to look
Success criteria: * our message is clear
* our art represents us
* we have tried different media
* we choose the media to create the
effect we want
My Buddy Thinks
my message is clear
my message is clear.
Jayden your message is clear.
my art represents me
all my art presents me.
Jayden’s art stands for him and means stuff to him.
I have tried different media
yes i have tried different media.
I choose media to create the effect I wanted
i do create the effect i want.
my favourite media is… because
clay because you can do what you want with it and there are so many cool tools you can use.
Tuesday, 8 April 2014
Term One Value
Values are deeply held beliefs about what is important or desirable. They are expressed through the ways in which we think and act. In fact everything we do reflects our values!WALT: Show kotahitanga with our little buddies from Busy Bees
How am I going showing?
My buddy thinks
i show friendship when my buddy needs it most.
i agree last time i saw you and your buddy you were standing up for your buddy.
i will share with my buddy if he wants me to share
i think you will share.
i show team work with my buddy.
i havent seen you.
Looking out for each other
i always look out for my buddy.
you do look out for him.
|* Yellow Hat|
What of the above attributes above do you feel is strongest for you?
looking out for my buddy. because i am mostly around him.
|* Black Hat|
What of the following attributes do you feel you need to improve on?
friendship. i don’t really play with him or get along with the thing’s he like’s and does.
|* Red Hat|
How do I feel about kotahitanga?
i feel good about it. i like it because it helps you get better as a working team and it really helps getting to know each other.
Remember kotahitanga is not only shown during buddy time, you can show kotahitanga during class time by working sensibly with your learning partner and showing your teamwork skills during small group activities.