Today we wanted to find out what the children already know about the seasons. They best way for us to do this is to let them use their 100 languages to demonstrate their prior knowledge. By doing this they have freedom to show what they already know in their own ways.
Yianni: I have drawn a rainbow in Summer.
Angus: In Autumn the leaves fall off the trees and they change colours and then when its a different season they come back on.
Krish: In Winter it gets cold and in other places it snows.
Johnny: In Summer you can play outside because it never rains.
Ekam: In Spring the snow come down and we get frozen.
Cooper: Winter has snow.
Ishaan: I know that Spring has a rainbow.
Amelia: The trees change colour when it turns to Autumn.
Mia: When its winter its cold.
Hayley: The sun comes out in Summer.
Josh: In Summer its very hot.
Jasroz: Summer is hot.
Dion: It gets really hot in Spring.
Deng: In Spring the rainbow comes when the rain is finished.
Linda: In Summer its very hot so you have to put on sunscreen.
Hannah: It can sometimes be hot or cold in different seasons.
Shirley: I know that people keep on changing what they do each season.
Henry: I know that the sun is out and bird are always out too, it is Summer.
Jaanpreet: Its Christmas when it snows.
Saj: In Winter there is snow and its cold.
Chris: In Summer I got to swimming pools and go to the beach and make sand castles and swim in the water.
Anh – Season sometime is sunny and sometimes is raining and sometime is snowy.
Portia – Seasons are beautiful and sometimes I get hot and I get cold and sometimes I get just right.
Tyson – Summer is hot and you can relax outside.
Jayden B – Season is time when you change weather and the cool air to make it more good.
Herman – I like winter because it has snow you can make balls with. I like summer because it is cool. Winter is cold.
Ezekiel – Seasons are like summer and like rainbows and winter and you can play at winter and summer so you can play with summer toys. You can play in the pool.
Anna – All the seasons – there is summer there is rainbow and flowers and there are some trees
Jayden M – summer is very warm and the kids can play and don’t get cold.
Crista – The winter that there is snow and we get cold and we be sick. Summer is very hot and you get sweaty and you don’t like hot. Spring is good because you can feel fresh.
Olivia – Some seasons are hot and some are cold and you can feel the difference. When the leaves fall down the trees they change colour too and when it is summer they grow back up.
Kayden – Seasons are about winter, Autumn – when it is winter the wind blows really hard and it makes the leaves fall down from the trees.
Thaison – Summer is really hot and winter is really cold
Carter – Winter is very cold and sometimes it snows and rains. Iy has very windy trees. There are black colds and the black clouds are covering the sun. There is still a blue sky,
Kaleb – Seasons are the days of the week. There are different seasons. Summer is when the sun is bright and the girls and boys can play.
Ayda – Seasons is like the days are cold, sunny spring, raining.
Matthew – Seaons are winter when it gets cold and it rains and it is a lot of wind. It rains a lot and makes a lot of puddles on the floor.
Sarah – Season are snowy and cold and Summer is sunny.
TJ – It rains a lot in winter and summer. It is super sunny in summer.