Respect, Learning, Kindness, Friendship, Trust
Primary 3A and Miss Rose
Summary of Learning
In Term 2, Primary 3a are continuing to develop their reading comprehension strategies through oxford reading tree books and the Big Cat books. We will also continue to develop our cursive handwriting skills and will work on report writing. We will also use a range of spelling activities to practice our spelling words each week and, for some of us, continue to work on reading our common words.
In maths we are learning to recognize and count a variety of coins and notes; we will also be learning to do addition with carrying; we will be measuring the length of everyday and classroom objects in centimeters and we will be working on our time telling skills, practicing telling the time in 15 minute intervals.
Our topic this term is the human body. We will be investigating the human body, looking at bones and organs and understanding how the body works. We will also be getting a visit from a doctor who will share information about her job.
We have a Chinese New Year assembly and we will be sharing information about this celebration with you.
Our P.E. days are on a Wednesday and Friday.
Homework is issued on a Monday and should be returned to school on a Friday. Please remember to sign and return learning journeys on a Friday too.
Sumdog – Thank you for using Sumdog at home, the children really enjoy playing the games.
Dates to Remember – Trips/Assemblies
6th February 9:30am – chinese new year assembly
11th March – trip to the science centre
Achievements and Celebrations
Children will be rewarded with certificates for going above and beyond the school values and setting a good example to others.
During this term we will be developing our Spanish skills. We will be learning about Spanish culture by finding out how Columbus Day is celebrated in Spain. We will continue to learn new vocabulary including describing the weather in Spanish, classroom commands and numbers.