Welcome to Tōtara Team

Our theme for the year is Tūrangawaewae. We are looking at 'Our Place' - what and where is our place? Who is in our place? What is important in our place? What impact do we have on the future of our place?

Term 3

Me and My Country

During Term Three, will will learning a lot about our Country and our very unique history. We will look at the lessons we've learnt from the past and how this could impact on future decisions.

We will also look at what we mean by 'culture'.

Term 2 Learning

Me and My Community

During Term Two we are looking at our local area. We are looking at the history of our place and the impact that we have making history here for future generations. We will focus a lot on Pt Chevalier but will also look at the wider Auckland area.

Term One Learning

Me and My Place

Term One focuses on Learning to Learn. This term is all about learning how learning happens, getting to know ourselves as learners and what we can do to make sure our environment and the way we relate to others all help us to be the very best learners we can. Our ultimate goal is to take ownership of our learning.