Week beginning 5.6.17

This Wednesday 7th May at 10am, we will be having out Sports Day in the playing fields. We would like to extend an invitation to you as parents/carers to join us.

In maths we will be continuing with the new concept of subtraction.  We will also be identifying coins and counting with money.

The children will continue doing a lot of word building activities and making CVC and CVCC words this week.

They will also be introduced to their new sound – ou

We will continue with our new spelling homework which comes home each Monday and should be returned by Friday. Please practise these words with your child throughout the week so they are prepared for their Check-Up each Friday. Please look out for how your child did in their spelling test last Friday – it can be found at the back of their new yellow books.

This week our common words are

like and look

Our handwriting will focus on

ou

Please play with your child and encourage them to build their knowledge and understanding around these area of learning.

Thank you for coming to our Assembly

I’m sure you’d agree that the children did a fabulous job when they lead the whole school assembly last week. We appreciate your support and for taking the time to join us.

Week beginning 29.5.17

This Wednesday 31st May at 1.30pm, we will be leading the school assembly to share our learning. We would like to extend an invitation to you as parents/carers to join us. Please remember that due to limited space, we can only accommodate 2 visitors per child.

Due to rehearsals for our assembly, there will be no new reading book coming home on Wednesday.

In maths we will be finishing our work on numbers to 20 and beginning practical subtraction.  We will also be continuing identifying coins and counting with money.

The children will continue doing a lot of word building activities and making CVC and CVCC words this week.

They will also be introduced to their new sound – th

We will continue with our new spelling homework which comes home each Monday and should be returned by Friday. Please practise these words with your child throughout the week so they are prepared for their Check-Up each Friday. Please look out for how your child did in their spelling test last Friday – it can be found at the back of their new yellow books.

This week our common words are

only and old

Our handwriting will focus on

th

Please play with your child and encourage them to build their knowledge and understanding around these area of learning.

Week beginning 22.05.17

On Tuesday afternoon we will be visiting Kincorth Library for our monthly session.  If you are free to join us as an adult helper between 2pm-3pm, please let myself or Mrs Gilmore know- thank you.

On Wednesday 31st May at 1.30pm, we will be leading the school assembly to share our learning.  We would like to extend an invitation to you as parents/carers to join us.  Look out for an invitation that will be coming home this week which will contain more detailed information.

In maths we will be continuing our work on numbers to 20, odd and even numbers, number names to 20 and counting with money.

The children will continue doing a lot of word building activities and making CVC and CVCC words this week.

They will also be introduced to their new sound – sh

We will continue with our new spelling homework which comes home each Monday and should be returned by Friday.  Please practise these words with your child throughout the week so they are prepared for their Check-Up each Friday.  Please look out for how your child did in their spelling test last Friday – it can be found at the back of their new yellow books.

This week our common words are

they and one

Our handwriting will focus on

sh

Please play with your child and encourage them to build their knowledge and understanding around these area of learning.

Week beginning 15.05.17

This is our whole school ‘Engineer’n’Our Lives‘ week where we will have lots of visitors and workshops centred around the theme of engineering.  Look out for lots of photos in the next few days.

Due to timetable changes this week, new reading books will go home on Tuesday and Friday.  We will return to normal next week.

The children will continue doing a lot of word building activities and making CVC and CVCC words this week.

They will also be introduced to their new sound – ch

We have finished handwriting homework and will now move on to spelling homework which will go home each Monday and should be returned by Friday.  Please look out for new yellow books that will be coming home this Monday.  Information can be found on the inside front cover about what needs to be done.

This week our common words are

here and there

Our handwriting will focus on

ch

Please play with your child and encourage them to build their knowledge and understanding around these area of learning.

Week beginning 8.5.17

We are continuing with our new topic about the ‘Sea and Seashore’ and will be doing lots of activities about shells this week.

The children will continue doing a lot of word building activities and making CVC and CVCC words this week.

They will also be introduced to their new sound – oo

We are continuing to work really hard on our handwriting too. Please do handwriting homework on Monday and Wednesday night.

This week our common words are

COME and SOME

Our handwriting will focus on

x and z

Please play with your child and encourage them to build their knowledge and understanding around these area of learning.

Outside Learning with Room 2

After examining different shells, we took them, along with chalks, water, sand and brushes outside to do some more exploring.

Special Visitors

For the next few Wednesdays, we will be joined by 2 RGU students who will be working with us in gym.

Week Beginning 24.04.17

This week we will be visiting Kincorth Library.  If you are able at accompany us as an adult helper on Tuesday afternoon between 2pm-3pm, please speak to Mrs Will – thank you.

On Wednesday afternoon we are looking forward to a music workshop lead by a visiting specialist, Mr Millar.

We are going to begin our new topic about the ‘Sea and Seashore’.

The children will continue doing a lot of word building activities and making CVC words this week.

They will also be introduced to their new sound – ee

We are continuing to work really hard on our handwriting too. Please do handwriting homework on Monday and Wednesday night.

This week our common words are

then and that

Our handwriting will focus on

s and v

Please play with your child and encourage them to build their knowledge and understanding around these area of learning.