There are many ways you can support and help your child at home. The specific subject pages on this wiki have some great links to games and websites that will help support you child. Please se below some very helpful links that will explain some expectations for where a child should be after two years at school.

After two years at school

From the Ministry of Education website:

http://www.minedu.govt.nz/Parents/YourChild/ProgressAndAchievement/NationalStandards/Introduction/SupportingYourChildsLearning/After2YearsAtSchool.aspx

Supporting your child’s learning

Click below to download the PDF file.

Year2SupportingYourChildsLearning.pdf
Year2SupportingYourChildsLearning.pdf

Year2SupportingYourChildsLearning.pdf



Why reading with familiar texts is beneficial
http://readingrecovery.org/images/pdfs/Conferences/NC09/Handouts/Callen_Making_It_Easy.pdf
Click on the link above to gain a better understanding of why children benefit from reading familiar texts.

Handwriting – letter formation
Handwriting.doc
Handwriting.doc

Handwriting.doc