Block 3 Class Information
Teacher(s) : Miss Alexander
PE days :
Monday morning and a Thursday afternoon. Please send your child to school wearing a polo shirt on these days!
Important Dates :
Christmas Holidays! We finish at 2.30 pm on Friday 21st December.
Please check your child’s red folder every day for homework activities and letters.
Primary 1 have started learning their Jolly Phonics double sounds. Please continue to use these at home to encourage your child to make and spell simple words. The children are being encouraged to ‘have a go’ at writing stories and words independently.
Primary 2 will continue to learn a new sound each week. We are currently learning all about Magic e!
When we return after the holidays we will continue with our active spelling homework each week. Children have been doing really well in their weekly spelling tests!
Numeracy and Mathematics :
Children are enjoying learning about numeracy through active play.
P1 have all been learning about money and have been using coins to pay for items in our class shop. We are continuing to read, write and use numbers up to 20. We have started adding within 10.
P2 have all been learning about money and have been using coins to pay for items in our class shop. We have been working hard to add amounts of money up to 20p. We have been introduced to the concept of change. Please continue to revise adding and subtracting up to 20 with your child.
Health and Wellbeing :
We will be completing our health and wellbeing lessons using the PATHS programme. During PE lessons we will be concentrating on gymnastic skills including rolling, jumping and balancing.
Broad General Education :
The children have been learning their basic french greetings, colours, pets and numbers up to 10. We enjoyed learning how to sing Head, Shoulders, Knees and Toes in French!
This term we are focusing on learning about the Season of Spring. We will be given opportunities to learn outdoors and take part in planting.
How Can You Help at Home? :
Please make sure you name all your child’s belongings and check their red folder daily for homework or letters. Thanks 🙂
Class Gallery :
Book Week Scotland:
Christmas Jumper Day: