Y1 Back To School PresentationPresentation Transcript
Year 1 Back To School Evening
IB learner profile video Communication
Portal – Year 1 Wiki page:
Username: __________ Password: ______
ESL Where to Find More Information:
NIST website – Parent/Student portal – Elementary School – ESL
Parent Handbook Pp 27 - 29
Translation Available in: Chinese English Japanese Korean Thai
How the world works Plants and animals change according to the stages of their life cycle.
How we organise ourselves Systems are created to provide for the health and well-being of communities.
Who we are Relationships differ depending on the connections people have with each other.
How we express ourselves Communication requires more than just words to be effective.
Where we are in Place and Time Tourism promotes a perception of a place that may differ from reality for a range of reasons.
Sharing the planet People’s choices and actions impact their environment and community.
Language Arts Speaking and Listening
Home Reading / Homework Year 1 homework guidelines P. 31 Elementary School Parent Handbook Cuddle up and read Reading Presentation for Parents Thursday 1st October.
NIST MATHEMATICS PHILOSOPHY
Mathematics is a global language
It should address the demands of our rapidly changing world.
It should be taught as a way of thinking rather than as a fixed body of knowledge.
Mathematics Overview for Year 1 Five Strands of Knowledge: Number, Pattern & Function
Data Handling, Measurement, Shape & Space.
Problem Solving There were 4 frogs on a lily pad. Two of them jumped into the water. How many frogs now? Strategy used: acting out
NUMERACY at NIST Daily Numeracy - cover at least one hour of math time throughout the day. Mental Calculation is taught on a daily basis (as part of the Numeracy program).
Students will be engaged in a Numeracy Focus for at least 5 hours per week. This may include integration with the Units of Inquiry.
Occupational Therapist: Helps to get your child ready for Year One These are very important skills. Check lists developed with the OT (EY to Y1) These are indicators of readiness to read, write and mental processing. Pencil grip M Sitting Supported sitting