Friday, November 21, 2014

Update 20 November 2014 - New Resources on Assessment Online

Kia ora,
It has been a quieter week on the mailing list.  Report writing seems to be consuming you all currently.  What a wonderful time to celebrate the learning journey of 2014 and begin to think about your teaching inquiry for 2015.  I wonder if any of you encourage your learners to give you feedback or report on your year?  This report card for teacher form could provide a starting point for you.  

This week I am sharing with you the new resources on Assessment Online.

NEW resources on Assessment Online

Assessment online have just updated their ‘Reporting to Parents’ material for school leaders and teachers. Updated templates, models and examples have been provided to assist schools in developing their own reporting frameworks. The material was tested with key user-groups including schools and parents. It is all available at
The new materials include:
Also included are the following pages:

Ready to Read Webinar

The new Ready to Read titles are making their way into schools. If you would like to learn more about the Ready to Read review or have questions about the review, you can register for the teachers’ Ready to Read webinar on Thursday, 20th November between 3.30 and 4.30 p.m.
It has been great to see the sharing on the mailing list around this exciting new resource.Please continue to share your thoughts, questions, learnings and insights with the community. We look forward to you joining us in the webinar on Thursday.


Snapshot for Teaching and Learning in Literacy Goal setting and reflection: Literacy learning supported by Google docs Powerful sharing by learners.  Do we explicitly allow time for reflection?

Children’s authors around New Zealand:

This week we showcased Kyle Mewburn.  Check out Kyle’s fun writing activity!  Can you set up a Kyle Mewburn display in the library? Do you have questions for Kyle?

Anne’s Literacy Links and Look ups…

Have a fabulous week!

Ngā mihi nui
Anne Kenneally
Literacy Online Facilitator
CORE Education

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