# Week beginning Monday 27th May 2019

Parent interviews are on Tuesday and Thursday this week. You should have received a copy of your child’s report on Friday.

Letter Sounds

We have now completed all the letter sounds. Homework will now be spelling/word making which will be given home on a Monday and should be completed by Friday. Instructions are in the homework books.

Word pot words have been taken out so the word making cards can be kept in the word pots. You may also want to use the word pot for the letter sound cards for the week.

Common Words

Please keep revising word walls 1-4. Word wall 5 is now in the white book for practice at home.

Words for this week are came and little. Please complete the common word homework for Thursday.  Your child should write the number after counting the words together and also try to write the words.

The children will get 2 new books this week on Monday and Thursday.

Maths

This week we will finish with our topic of time. We will also be doing some addition and subtraction.

As part of our Big Maths we do CLIC sessions in the class which now in Primary 1 involve C – counting  L – learn its I – it’s nothing new and C – calculations.

Counting – counting arrays of dots

Learn its –  2 + 3 = 5,  2 + 1 = 3

It’s Nothing New – doubling 1 digit numbers

Topic

We continue with our health topic this week. We will be sorting different foods into their groups.

# Pupil of the Week – 24.5.19

This week’s star of the week is Alfie. He has done some fantastic writing this week.

Well done Alfie.

# Week beginning Monday 20th May 2019

School is closed on Thursday due to polling.

Letter Sounds

We have now completed all the letter sounds. Homework will now be spelling/word making which will be given home on a Monday and should be completed by Friday. Instructions are in the homework books.

Word pot words have been taken out so the word making cards can be kept in the word pots. You may also want to use the word pot for the letter sound cards for the week.

Common Words

Please keep revising word walls 1-4. Word wall 5 is now in the white book.

Words for this week are like and look. Please complete the common word homework for Thursday.  Your child should write the number after counting the words together and also try to write the words.

The children will get 1 new book this week on Monday.

Maths

This week we will continue with our topic of time. We will be looking at analogue and digital clocks and focusing on o’clock times.

As part of our Big Maths we do CLIC sessions in the class which now in Primary 1 involve C – counting  L – learn its I – it’s nothing new and C – calculations.

Counting – counting in 10s

Learn its –  2 + 3 = 5,  2 + 1 = 3

It’s Nothing New – doubling 1 digit numbers

Calculations – multiplication (counting groups of numbers)

Topic

We continue with our health topic this week. We will be looking at healthy eating and what foods we should be eating lots of and not so much of.

# Pupil of the Week – 17.5.19

This week’s star of the week is Jax . He worked hard to learn his words for assembly.

Well done Jax.

# Week beginning Monday 13th May 2019

Miss Burns, our teaching student is now finished in our class. We wish her well as she moves on to begin her teaching career.

Outdoor learning continues this Thursday afternoon with Mr Miller. Please be prepared to go out in any weather.

Our class assembly is on Friday at 1.30pm. Lots of our class time this week will be spent preparing for it.

Letter Sounds

We have now completed all the letter sounds. Homework will now be spelling/word making which will be given home on a Monday and should be completed by Friday. Instructions are in the homework books.

Word pot words have been taken out so the word making cards can be kept in the word pots. You may also want to use the word pot for the letter sound cards for the week.

Common Words

Please keep revising word walls 1-4.

Words for this week are only and old. Please complete the common word homework for Thursday.  Your child should write the number after counting the words together and also try to write the words.

The children will get 2 new books this week on Monday and Thursday.

Maths

This week we will start to look at the topic of time. We will be looking at clocks and focusing on o’clock times.

As part of our Big Maths we do CLIC sessions in the class which now in Primary 1 involve C – counting  L – learn its I – it’s nothing new and C – calculations.

Counting – recognising numbers

Learn its –  2 + 3 = 5,  2 + 1 = 3

It’s Nothing New – doubling 1 digit numbers

Calculations – addition and subtraction counting on and back

Topic

We continue with our health topic this week. Most of our time will be spent preparing for our assembly. We are learning about eating 5 a day, eating healthy snacks and getting exercise.

# Pupil of the Week – 10.5.19

This week’s star of the week is  Connor. He has been working really hard to complete classroom tasks.

Well done Connor.

# Week beginning Wednesday 8th May 2019

Remember Monday is a holiday and Tuesday is an in-service day so the children are only in Wednesday – Friday.

Outdoor learning continues this week on Thursday morning with Mr Miller. Please be prepared to go out in any weather.

Superhero Day is on Friday. Come dressed as a rel life superhero and bring a donation for Cash For Kids.

Letter Sounds

We have now completed all the letter sounds. This week in class we will revise our letter sounds and practise our blending. There will be no spelling/word making homework this week.

Common Words

There will be no common word homework this short week.

The children will get 1 new book on Thursday.

Maths

This week we will continue with our money topic. We will be looking at the value of coins and adding and subtracting with money.

As part of our Big Maths we do CLIC sessions in the class. This short week we will focus on our learn its.

Learn its –  2 + 3 = 5,  2 + 1 = 3

Topic

Our next topic for this term is health. We will be looking at healthy eating and discussing 5 a day for fruit and vegetables.

# Pupil of the Week – 3.5.19

This week’s star of the week is Odafe . He always tries his best and completes all classroom tasks.

Well done Odafe.