It was Book Week this week and we had a great time with role play exploring our Book Shop.
We listened to a librarian and a fabulous storyteller who told stories all about giants Maybe you could tell someone what happened in the story.
P4 were our book buddies and we shared our books with them
We enjoyed looking at a variety of books this week and sharing our favourite with each other. We looked at the difference between faction and non fiction.
We are continuing to work in class on predicting, analysing and discussing the wide range of texts we read – including, but not limited to, our home reading books.
We have been investigating what happens to the u vowel when we add magic e.
We worked on tricky word patterns of would, should, could , kind and find.
On our Spelling City page, you can access the tricky word lists and some fun games to play for extra practice.
We wrote a Book Review and made word pots full of exciting new words we found in our books.
We talked about lists and how useful they are . We made lists of things we would need if we went to Space.
Numeracy & Mathematics
We are using our counting back skills to help us with our understanding of subtraction.
We investigated symmetry using 2d shapes. We looked at symmetry in our environment.
Can you spot any examples of symmetry in your home?
Other areas of the curriculum
We celebrated St Andrew’s Day by finding out interesting facts abut out patron saint. We loved taking part in the conga around the school.
P2 had a joint PE lesson and we enjoyed the team games we played.
We continued to work learning to sing some traditional Christmas songs ready for our concert in December ! We love this time to get together too.We discussed the Nativity story and the origins of Christmas day. We made our own Advent Christmas Tree.
Our Eco rep told us all about litter in the playground and that we must use the bins.
Our Pupil Parliament Rep shared some of the discussions they had.