Category Archives: Primary 5

Our Learning Blog Conversation 18/2/19

What have you been learning about?

Chitenge designs and patterns.
STEM – Skittles, making rainbows (science)
Synonyms – using a thesaurus
Gardening and weeding
How to keep our teeth healthy and about sugar content in foods
French – how to say different types of furniture in French
Topic – Facts about farming in Malawi

What have you enjoyed in school this week?

Learning about Nelson Mandela
Designing the Chitenge patterns
Researching farming in Malawi
Rainbow skittles experiment
Gardening in the Field of Dreams

What have been your successes in school this week?

Rainbow Skittles experiment
Gardening/Litter Picking in the Field
Our Fractions Assessment
Synonyms and using a thesaurus
Dental Hygiene

Our Learning Blog Conversation 4/2/19

What have you been learning about?
We have been learning:
Fractions and decimals (equivalent fractions and fractions on a number line).
How to infer.
New basketball skills.
How to write instructions.
How to create Agamographs.
How a recording studio works (Sky Academy).
All about respect!

What have you enjoyed in school this week?
This week we have enjoyed:
Art and design (Agamograpghs).
Visiting the Sky Academy and using the different equipment.
Unihoc games in P.E.
St David’s house trip to the cinema.
Basketball with the coaches.
Using the iPads.

What have been your successes in school this week?
Our successes have been:
Creating a recording of a news report at Sky Academy.
Learning new skills at basketball.
Understanding fractions on a number line.
Unihoc in P.E.
Completing various competitions throughout the school.

Our Learning-21/1/19

We have been learning about:

  • Feelings
  • Malawi
  • Homophones
  • Fractions
  • Summarising
  • The phoneme ‘sh’ and it’s representations and writing instructions

We have enjoyed:

  • Basketball & P.E.
  • Making thistles and other art work
  • Learning our song for the Burns assembly
  • ‘Smarties’ fractions
  • Sumdog competition
  • ICT research about Malawi

We have been successful because we have learned the song for the Burns Assembly. We have a better understanding of fractions and summarising and some of our classmates have completed the Sumdog competition. We can also apply what we have learned about homophones to our own writing.

 

Our Learning in P5

What have you been learning about?

  • We have been learning about biodiversity.
  • We have been learning about action verbs, it lets you know what a person or something is doing.
  • We have been learning our times tables in maths.

What have you enjoyed in school this week?

  • P5 enjoyed making prints in art.
  • P5 enjoyed learning about Stephen Brown, he is an abstract artist.
  • P5 enjoyed making a Victorian toy called a thaumatrope, it creates an optical illusion.

What have been your successes in school this week?

  • P5 have been developing their maths skills by learning to use column addition.
  • P5 have come to the end of their topic on the Victorians, they have enjoyed learning all about Queen Victoria and the school life of Victorian children.

Our Learning in P5

We have been learning about biodiversity.

We have been learning about action verbs, it lets you know what a person or something is doing.

We have been learning our times tables in maths.

This week Primary 5  have enjoyed:

  • Making prints in art.
  • Learning about Stephen Brown, he is an abstract artist.
  • Making a Victorian toy called a thaumatrope, it creates an optical illusion.

P5 have been developing their maths skills by learning to use column addition.

The children have  come to the end of their topic on the Victorians, they have enjoyed learning all about Queen Victoria and the school life of Victorian children.