Week Beginning 15th January 2017

posted 11 Jan 2018, 21:43 by Primary 2 Teacher   [ updated 11 Jan 2018, 21:44 ]
Happy New Year!!!

Notices:

-Swimming is finished now until Term 3 so please send PE kits on Tuesdays, as we will now do an extra 
PE slot instead. 
-We have now started using an App in P2 called Seesaw. A letter was sent home yesterday to explain how
to log on to your child's account. This can be accessed by up to 10 family members by scanning the code 
sent. Pictures and comments will then be posted regularly to share with you your child's learning. 
-New spelling lists will start next week (Tuesday 16th Jan)


Literacy - Fiction - Instructions

This week we will be finding out about instructions and learning through following a set of instructions.

-Writing sentences about our weekend news
-Changing words to mean more than one
-Forming letters correctly, using consistent size of upper and lower case letters
-Tricky Words of the Week - all, they, my, said
-Spelling pattern - adding 'ing' to the end of words


Maths - Fractions
-Continue to practice counting in 2s, 5s and 10s
-To begin to know the number bonds to 20 and corresponding subtraction facts
-To know that 1/2 is 1 of 2 equal parts
-To be able to identify 1/2 of a shape or set of objects
-To know that 1/4 is 1 of 4 equal parts
-To be able to identify 1/4 of a shape or set of objects

IPC - Our World

This week we start our new unit 'Our World'.

New Teams - This week the children will be allocated new mixed Milepost teams. In their new teams 
they will create a team banner

Entry Point - This will be an exciting activity to get the children excited about the upcoming unit

Knowledge Harvest - Chalk Talk, in teams the children will look at 4 different terrains and write notes
about the different natural and man-made features they know



Have a great weekend and enjoy the snow!