Sunday, 13 September 2015

Ways we can resolve conflicts

This week we have been busy learning to apply the 5 different strategies that we learnt to resolve a conflict.
Avoid - Keep away
Compromise- half half
Collaborate - working together
Accommodate - Do it together for everybody 
Force - fighting

Take a look at how we applied the strategies to the different conflict situations - 

We have been busy making a conflict corner for our classroom which we will be keeping up in our class through the year to help us recollect how to solve conflicts amicably.

In Language, we have been working on creating an ad to persuade people to buy the shoes designed by us. 
Stay tuned to look at the completed ads next week.

This week we began our guided reading circles with our Grade 2 learning buddies.This has been designed to provide differentiated teaching that will support the students to develop proficiency in their reading abilities. The small group model will help us to focus more on the specific needs of the students, accelerating their progress.

We have built a word wall in our class to help us spell some commonly used words by us.

In Math, we have been working on our addition and subtraction skills. take a look at one of the ways we have been working on our mental math skills.

B.U.I.L.D. time

In ICT, we have been learning about cyber bullying from the Common Sense Media. What it means to be an upstander, bystander and a target. We have been learning what to do when we are faced with such a situation.

To learn more click on Power of words

To get some tips click here CYBERCULLYING__FamilyTip.pdf

During our assembly time, along with grade 4 and 5 we worked on making the map of the school to help the guest find their way around. 

We are extremely proud of Sadaf for achieving her fortnightly goal. Well done Sadaf!!!!