Sunday, 17 June 2018

Growth Mindset and GRIT

At Exploration Time we have been talking about what GRIT looks like.  

We have been learning to:  

-  Try again when things don't work the first time.  
-  Keep persevering

Take a look at these photos showing GRIT in Tipuranga team!  

Wednesday, 30 May 2018

Participating and Contributing

This week we have been talking about how we can 'Work Together'!  

At Exploration time we have been taking turns, sharing, looking after our equipment and 
talking about our learning.  
Some of our favourite activities at Exploration Time this week have been:  The Animal Hospital, Painting, Construction, Lego, The Army and Car Racing....  






Wednesday, 16 May 2018

Week 3 at Exploration Time!

We have been exploring what CREATIVITY looks like....  

We have been trying new things, working with new materials, 
telling stories as we play and having a great time inventing, 
making and exploring...








Tuesday, 8 May 2018

Lots of Creativity!

At Exploration Time we have been discussing what creativity looks like.  



We have been trying new things.  
We have been making new inventions.  
We have been experimenting with new materials.  



Being creative is super fun!  Take a look at what we have been making....




Friday, 4 May 2018

Bubble Art Work!

At Exploration Time this week we tried mixing coloured dye, water and dishwashing liquid.
Using straws we blew lots of bubbles and created some bubble pattern artwork.
We worked with a buddy and were amazing at taking turns.
We loved it when the bubbles nearly overflowed!





Monday, 19 March 2018

                                                                Co-operating

"We are best friends. We always agree with each other.We are making the same patterns so we can make them into a line. Dilky looks at mine so that she knows which colour to use next, then I look at hers to make sure we have it right", said Manawatu

Wednesday, 14 March 2018

   Thinking and working during Exploration time.



Creating and playing with pirates, wool, shredded paper, glue, pegboards, dinosaurs and dress ups.


Growth Mindset and GRIT

At Exploration Time we have been talking about what GRIT looks like.   We have been learning to:   -  Try again when things don't...