Keeping whanau connected with learning and the school.
What kids can do at home
In the middle and senior school home learning programmes mainly focus on:
Reading at home
This needs to be an enjoyable time for you and your child. The following points may be of help to you when hearing your child read:
Reading from memory is an aspect of early reading. Encourage your child to look first at the picture, then at the words. When they are starting out, encourage them to point at the words as they read. At the end of a short story ask your child to retell what happened in their own words.
Give praise for effort when your child:
To help your child when they have problems: