Thursday, 14 December 2017

My Possum Trap

Key competencies.2017

Key Competencies
(the capabilities required for living and lifelong learning)

Halsey Drive School
                    A = Almost Always
                                                               S = Sometimes
                                                          N = Not yet
1st half of the year
2nd half of the year
Student
Teacher
Student
Teacher
Managing Self

I am organised for the day
A
A
A
A
I am willing to try new things
S
A
S
A
I complete work to the best of my ability and show initiative
S
A
S
S
I begin work straight away, stay on task and work independently
N
S
S
S
I can set realistic goals and explain how to achieve them
S
S
S
S
I make sensible behaviour choices
S
S
A
S
I happily take part in all school activities
A
A
A
A
Relating to Others

I cooperate well with others when working
S
A
S
A
I treat others with respect
S
A
S
A
I am a good friend and role model - especially at break times
A
A
A
A
I show good manners and cooperate with others
S
A
S
A
Participating and Contributing

I share my ideas and opinions with others
S
S
A
A
I listen well to other people’s opinions
S
S
A
A
I take part in activities outside of the classroom
A
A
A
S
Thinking

I ask relevant questions to deepen my knowledge
S
S
S
S
I reflect on my own learning and say what I need to learn next
N
N
N
N
Language Symbols and Texts

I use a range of IT to share my learning
N
S
     S
S

Wednesday, 13 December 2017

Black widow spider

Black widow spiders
They are black, deadly and common in New Zealand.
Black widow spider bites are more powerful than a bee's
sting.
Black widow spider bites can also cause death! These
spiders
like to hide in shaded places - so watch out! Black widow
spiders can grow up to 3.8cm long.


Where they are located
Black widows are found world wide. Did you know that black
widows are mostly found in America and some are in NZ?
Some
other countries they’re found in are: south africa,
canada
and australia.


Image result for black widow spider


Can they kill you ?
Black widow bites rarely kill people, however, thousands of
people have been bitten by a black widow and died. They
bite you when you are too aggressive - like if you make
sudden
movements which makes them feel scared or threatened.


How big are black widow spiders?
Black widows grow up to 3.8cm long, babies grow to 1.5cm
long which is really small.


Image result for black widow spider


Now if you ever find a black widow,tall an adult immediately
or leave it alone.









Thursday, 29 June 2017

Key Competencies.

Key Competencies
(the capabilities required for living and lifelong learning)

Halsey Drive School
                    A = Almost Always
                                                               S = Sometimes
                                                          N = Not yet
1st half of the year
2nd half of the year
Student
Teacher
Student
Teacher
Managing Self

I am organised for the day
A
A


I am willing to try new things
S
A


I complete work to the best of my ability and show initiative
S
A


I begin work straight away, stay on task and work independently
N
S


I can set realistic goals and explain how to achieve them
S
S


I make sensible behaviour choices
S
S


I happily take part in all school activities
A
A


Relating to Others

I cooperate well with others when working
S
A


I treat others with respect
S
A


I am a good friend and role model - especially at break times
A
A


I show good manners and cooperate with others
S
A


Participating and Contributing

I share my ideas and opinions with others
S
S


I listen well to other people’s opinions
S
S


I take part in activities outside of the classroom
A
A


Thinking

I ask relevant questions to deepen my knowledge
S
S


I reflect on my own learning and say what I need to learn next
N
N


Language Symbols and Texts

I use a range of IT to share my learning
N
S