Category Archives: P3B-News

Reflective Friday 13.10.17

Our learning this week in P3B:

Maths
  • Using number lines for addition.
  • Using items like twigs and stones from the woodland to make 2D shapes outside.
Literacy
  • We learned about the features of an Acrostic poem and wrote our own one about Autumn.
  • For spelling we learned words that begin with ‘sw’ and ‘tw’ and we hid these words in a colourful picture.
HWB
  • We talked about how the Autumn weather makes us feel.
  • Practicing ball skills – rugby.
We enjoyed:
  • Having our all about Autumn day. Creating our art work, writing our poems and making shapes from Autumn leaves.
After the holidays we want to:
  • Learn about subtraction.

Reflective Friday 29.9.17

Our learning this week in P3B:

Maths
  • Addition and subtraction
  • Using triangles to help reverse addition and subtraction calculations
Literacy
  • Ordering a story into beginning, middle and end.
  • Making our sentences more interesting through the use of VCOP.
HWB
  • Sharing resilience home learning
  • Practicing ball skills – rugby.
We enjoyed:
  • Practicing for our assembly
  • Resilience posters – preparing and presenting
Next week we want to:
  • Learn some French
  • Learn about shape

Reflective Friday 22.9.17

Our learning this week in P3B:

Maths
  • Counting on in 1s and 2s
  • Counting in 5s and 10s
  • Using these strategies to help us add amounts.
Literacy
  • Writing an imaginative story about a walking through a forest.
    • We thought about what we might see or hear in the forest .
    • We used a plan to help us.
    • We thought about punctuation, forming our letters correctly, ‘wow’ words and interesting openers.
    HWB
  • We continued developing ball skills using a hockey stick.
  • Our Assembly was about being resillient.
IDL
  • We made models of the emergency service vehicles we designed last week.
  • We told the story of  an emergency ‘999’ situation using different musical instruments.
  • We had a visit from a Crime Scene Investigator.  We were all very interested in what he does.
We enjoyed:
  • Seeing how our fingerprints were captured on a book we had all touched.
  • Exploring apps with Mr Hyde
  • Designing our emergency service vehicles (lots of them are amphibious!)
 Next week we want to learn
  • More about the coastguard

 

Week one pupils have been reviewing their targets and have thought about what their next targets should be.  These can be found in the yellow ‘Learning Story’ jotters which should be returned to school on Monday.

Attached here is our termly newsletter which will give an overview of the learning Primary 3B will cover this term. 

Reflective Friday 15.9.17

Our learning this week in P3B:

Maths
  • Ordering three digit numbers
  • 10 more and 10 less of a three-digit number
  • Placing three-digit numbers on a number line
Literacy
  • Created a literacy toolkit which includes:
    • Vocabulary
    • Connectives
    • Openers
    • Punctuation
    • Clear handwriting
    • Adjectives
    • Feelings and emotions
  • We wrote a creative story about getting lost in the jungle
  • Reading – analysing and predicting
HWB
  • Developing ball skills using a hockey stick
  • Assembly delivered by SSPCA
IDL
  • A paramedic visited and we got to sit on his motorbike.
  • We had a talk from a doctor and she taught us about CPR
  • We designed an emergency services vehicle
We enjoyed:
  • The paramedic visit
  • Learning how to sign on to Sumdog with Mr Hyde
  • Designing our emergency service vehicles (lots of them are amphibious!)
Next week we want to:
  • Make our emergency service vehicles from our recycling
  • Have another emergency service visit
  • Learn about the coast guard

 

This week is the beginning of our learning stories going home.  These will go home on a Friday and should be returned on the next day the children are at school.  Children know which group they are in and these will go home on a three weekly cycle. 

 

Attached here is our termly newsletter which will give an overview of the learning Primary 3B will cover this term. 

Reflective Friday 1 September

What have we learned?

  • We have been using adjectives to describe a character
  • We have been learning about the ambulance service and what we should say when we call 999.

What have we enjoyed?

We enjoyed

  • Finding scrolls in the playground to help launch the school vision
  • Through role play calling 999 and practicing what to say.

What have we found challenging?

  • Ordering numbers up to 1000
  • Colouring and labelling the ambulance

What would you like to learn next week?

  • We’d like to do some RME

Reflective Friday

What have we learned?

  • We learned facts about badger
  • We learned that words that sound the same at the end are rhyming words
  • We learned about the place value of digits up to hundreds and about the importance of zero

What have we enjoyed?

We enjoyed

  • Creating the class charter especially the collage of the big badger
  • Making an extra page for the Snail and the Whale and using our rhyming skills to help us
  • Playing maths games in particular, Beat your Partner.

What have we found challenging?

  • Making two lines that rhyme was challenging
  • Thinking up of lots of rhyming words against the timer was challenging
  • Drawing a picture to match our rhyme was challenging

What would you like to learn next week?

  • We’d like to practice counting with the metre stick
  • We’d like to start learning about measuring