Week Beginning 13th November 2017

posted 2 Nov 2017, 22:44 by Primary 2 Teacher   [ updated 2 Nov 2017, 22:44 ]

This week we start the second half of the first term and look forward to hearing all about your half term break. 

Dates for you diary:
-Wednesday 15.11.17, 8:30am - 9:30am is our Open Learning Session, where parents are invited to come and take part in an IPC lesson. 


Literacy - Fiction Unit 'Friendship'
In this unit we will be reading a variety of stories about friendship. We will be acting out and sequencing stories this week. The story we are going to start with is called 'The Cloudspotter'.

-Writing sentences about our weekend news. 
-Sequencing a story
-Forming letters correctly, using consistent size of upper and lower case letters
-Phrasing and writing questions
-Learning the first 10 'Tricky Words'

Maths - Addition and Subtraction

-To be able to find 1 more and 1 less than any number up to 100
-To be able to find 2 more and 2 less than any number up to 20
-To know the number bonds to 10 (2 numbers that add together to make 10 e.g. 8 + 2 =10)
-To begin to know the number bonds to 20

IPC - People of the Past
This week sees the start of the history element of this unit. The children will learn about famous people from the past who have helped change and shape the world we live in today. If you would like to find out about a famous person with your child then we invite children to share fact files they have made at home. 

History

Knowledge
-To know about a range of events that have happened in the past
-To know about famous people from the past
Skills
-To be able to order events into a sequence


Have a great half term break!