snow falling light as a feather
they say its forecast for the weather.
whit as chalk thick as leather
it doesn't get much better.
In numeracy, we shall complete the unit on measurement in which we have been concentrating on the aspects of length and area. This week, we shall work together to understand the correlation between centimetres and metres, etc and how the multiplication tables are able to assist with this.
Reading will be focussed around two main aspects: play reading and personal reading for a sustained period of time.
19. May, 2013
Tena koutou katoa –
Our Senior Team writing venture began last week amid much excitement. The students are enjoying the chance to work with their peers from other classrooms and also with a different teacher.
We congratulate them all.
|I have found the photos of the students beginning to plant out our garden. If you have visited school lately, you will know how much these plants have grown!|
Maths will continue to focus on aspects of measurement. The multiplication table to be learned or reviewed this week is the 6x. The students should be able to recognise within the table where their knowledge of the 2x, 3x, 10x fit in.
Reading will be focussing on the students’ ability to:
Writing will be based around surface features – in particular, the use of commas.
The spelling list this week is again based on suffixes. However, on Monday, I shall be retesting last week’s list for all of those students who did not achieve success on Friday……….
Our class blog is also up and running for you to join and share with us.