Learning in P3 27/11/2017

posted 27 Nov 2017, 02:59 by Primary 3 Teacher   [ updated 27 Nov 2017, 03:00 ]
Our Big Question in IPC - Why are some people remembered more than others?
Music Guiding Questions: How have musicians changed the world around them?
Art Guiding Questions: How have artists changed the world around them? 

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I know facts about famous artists from my home and other countries
I know facts about famous musicians from my home and other countries

I can play simple rhythms with a steady beat
I can comment on works of art

Performance of Thinking
How have musicians and artists impacted on people's lives - are they accountable global citizens? 

Our Big Question in Literacy - How can I edit and adapt my writing to improve my communication?


Consider what they are going to write before beginning by:


I know new vocabulary for my writing (adjectives)


To be able to plan or say what they are going to write about

To be able to write down ideas and/or keywords, including new vocabulary

Develop positive attitudes towards and stamina for writing by:


To be able to write narratives using a similar structure

Make simple additions, revisions and corrections to their own writing by:

To be able to re-read to check that their writing makes sense

To be able to proof-read to check for errors in spelling, grammar and punctuation

To be able to read aloud what they’ve written

To be able to check that verbs to indicate time are used correctly

To be able to include verbs in the continuous form

Our Big Question in Maths -  What shapes and patterns can you find it in nature?

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  • Recognise common 2D shapes,

  • Identify 2D shapes from pictures in different positions and orientations;


  • To be able to Draw, sort and describe 2D shapes, referring to their properties including symmetry and right angles (‘square’ corners)

Performance of Thinking

Explain how nature is made up of geometrical shapes by giving examples