Primary 6N Class Blog

Welcome to our Class Blog! Learning across the curriculum is already well underway. We are enjoying getting to know one another in our new classes and planning our learning together. We will use this blog to update you on our learning and our journey through the curriculum.

Our Learning this Week

Literacy

  • Identifying different genres with a focus on features of fairy tales
  • Imaginative writing in the fairy tale genre using ambitious vocabulary, connectives, openers and punctuation
  • Reading a range of traditional fairy tales to compare similarities and differences
  • Reading group novels with a focus on gathering ambitious vocabulary

Numeracy

  • Looking at negative numbers on scales and number lines
  • Carrying out simple calculations using negative numbers
  • Mental agility strategies using the four operations
  • A focus on rapid recall of times table facts

Health and Wellbeing

  • Developing hockey skills and improving our overall fitness levels and stamina
  • Learning the importance of respecting each other and the contributions of others
  • Developing social skills and making new friends

Interdisciplinary Learning (Topic)

  • Learning about the planets in our Solar System and their place in relation to one another and the sun
  • A visit from the SSPCA highlighted the importance of their work and how we can contact them in an animal emergency