P4J Jumping Jigglypuffs w/c 2.9.19

It has been a busy week of learning in Primary 4J.

Literacy

Developing our vocabulary.

Exploring characters in our class novel – Storm.

Looking for clues in a text.

Developing our descriptive writing skills.

Developing our reading and comprehension skills.

Spelling

This week’s spelling rule is adding ing.

Spicy Spelling Words

wanting

toasting

editing

flying

sounding

thinking

throwing

walking

stealing

drawing

Hot Spelling Words

knowing

learning

soaking

catching

shocking

explaining

expecting

happening

thrilling

searching

Numeracy

We are developing our understanding of whole numbers.

Writing numbers in words and digits.

Comparing and ordering numbers.

Using symbols < > = to compare numbers.

Counting on from a number.

Using the vocabulary of chance and probability.

Using strategies to help us make quick and accurate calculations.

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button (doubles / number bonds)

IDL

Exploring maps of Scotland.

Health and Wellbeing

Skills required for team games.

Developing the use of our class charter.

Developing resilience – look on the bright side.