P4W Wonderful Woodland 14.9.18

It has been another very busy week of learning in Primary 4W!

Literacy

  • Developing our reading skills using fiction and non-fiction texts.
  • Using a thesaurus to up-level our describing words.
  • Finding clues in a text.
  • Organising evidence from a text.
  • Developing our writing skills by using adjectives.
  • Developing our listening skills and talking skills.
  • Developing our cursive writing skills.
  • Developing our use of spelling rules – adding ‘ing’ with a double final consonant.

Numeracy

  • Developing our accuracy and speed for addition calculations.
  • Discussing the strategies we use for addition calculations including near doubles, near jigsaw, knowledge of 10 + calculations and fact families.
  • Developing our knowledge of place value.
  • Developing our knowledge of times tables.
  • Adding and subtracting  tens, hundreds and thousands from 3 and 4-digit numbers.
  • Explaining the value of each digit in 4-digit numbers.
  • Placing a number on the correct place in a number line.
  • Writing 4-digit numbers in words and digits.
  • Comparing and ordering 3 and 4-digit numbers.
  • Showing information on a bar graph.
  • Creating a bar graph.

IDL

  • Creating our own music.
  • Developing our cooperative skills.
  • Developing our thinking skills.
  • Developing the skills needed for team sports.
  • Developing our knowledge of Living Things.
  • Using a variety of art techniques to create a title for our Learning Wall.
  • Developing our ICT skills.