Learning in P3 T1.1 26.09.16

posted 25 Sep 2016, 23:15 by Primary 3 Teacher   [ updated 1 Oct 2016, 21:35 ]

The Big Question:

What is the difference and what is the same between a micro habitat and a macro habitat and how can we investigate this?

The Explanation Game
Is this a micro or a macro habitat? Explain your thinking, what makes you say that?

Know macro and micro habitat and the types of animals that it supports

To be able to ask scientific questions to investigate and wonder about
To be able to make observations and give descriptions

Explain the differences and similarities between a micro and macro habitat by giving examples

We will make a mini-trip to the pond area of the school to investigate micro habitats.
Please see attached information letter. 

The Big Question

How can you communicate information?

Know the features of an information text

To be able to write an information text

Read your instructions to a friend and ask for feedback,was the information clear? Did you explain it well?
Did you use a variety of graphic organisers? 

The Big Question
How can you use your knowledge of addition to solve problems?
Arrange the numbers 1 to 6

The sum of each side of the triangle should equal the number in the centre of the triangular shape.


Know your number bonds up to 20 and multiples of 10 up to 100

To be able to use number bonds to find the next multiple of 10
To be able to add and subtract in the context of money

Problem Solving using addition and breaking down a problem into smaller steps

Primary 3 Teacher,
25 Sep 2016, 23:25