Kei Tua o te Pae
Kei Tua o te Pae/Assessment for Learning: Early Childhood Exemplars is a best-practice guide that will help teachers continue to improve the quality of their teaching.
The exemplars are a series of books that will help teachers to understand and strengthen children's learning. It also shows how children, parents and whānau can contribute to this assessment and ongoing learning.
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Exemplars in other books – Ngā tauaromahi kei pukapuka kē
The following exemplars in other books can also be viewed from an Exploration/Mana Aotūroa perspective.
Book 1: Electricity in the wall; Who knows?
Book 2: Aminiasi sets himself a goal; George gets to where he wants to be; “Write about my moves!”; Monarch butterfly adventure; The mosaic project; Letters from the teacher, letters from the parent; Assessments in two languages; A shadow came creeping
Book 3: Making jam; Pihikete’s learning; Micah and his grandfather
Book 4: Dom rebuilds; Louie going out the door; Jak builds a wharenui; A story about clouds; Your brain is for thinking
Book 5: Nanny’s story; A gift of fluffy slippers; Exploring local history; Rangiātea; Growing trees
Book 6: Dinosaur exploration; “I did it!”; Growing potatoes; The “mooshy gooey” bus; Skye in a box
Book 7: Te rakiraki; “Like something real”; Fe‘ao
Book 8: Jayden’s towers; Double-ups
Book 9: John’s connecting stories; A father’s story; “I can’t tell you how amazing it is!”
These additional exemplars provide teachers who wish to reflect on the analysis and assessment of learning outcomes within the Exploration/Mana Aotūroa strand with a comprehensive collection of exemplars for discussion.