To conclude our unit of inquiry on How We Organise Ourselves we came up with a list of ideas for the Year 1 and 2 playground area and voted to get our Top 5. We then chose which idea we wanted to work in a group with to discuss our needs to make this goal happen. (see attached audio files)
Dei – Swing (8)
Marco – tennis balls and rackets and tennis court (4)
Cristian – Soccer field and ball and goal posts (9)
We explored other roles of people who work at LIS. Mr Dylan came in to share with us his role and responsibilities and so did Aunty Irani our cleaner. Irani speaks Portugese so Ruben translated for Ms Lisa and others. Dei and Alicia asked questions in Portugese.
We worked in groups and ‘brainstormed’ what we thought these LIS worker’s roles and responsibilities were: Security Guard, Cleaner, Property Manager, Maintenance Workers and our Librarian.
This week we have been talking about the word ‘community’ and how we are part of many different communities. We wrote about our ‘classroom community’ and discussed ways that help make our ‘classroom community’ a better place. A lot of our ideas are on our Essential Agreement.
We talked about the community where we live. Ammar and Joao Pedro have shared their photos of where they live.
On Friday the teachers in 2.2 dressed as another ‘role’ in the LIS Community…