Primary 4 learning for w/c 10/10/16

posted 8 Oct 2016, 21:39 by Primary 4 Teacher   [ updated 8 Oct 2016, 21:39 ]
Please find below the learning for the week coming up:

Literacy (Stories by Pie Corbett)
Skills
To be able to use similes to create an image in the reader’s mind
To be able to draft and write by composing sentences, progressively building a rich vocabulary and range of sentence structures
To be able to draft and write by organizing paragraphs around a theme
To be able to express time, place and cause using conjunctions
To be able to use powerful verbs to make my writing more descriptive

Maths (Place Value with Addition and Subtraction)
Skills
To be able to compare three digit numbers using > and <
To be able to add and subtract money using place value

Big Questions
How can I use HTU place value to help me add?
What is an easy way to add 1, 10 and 100 to any given number?
What is an easy way to subtract 1, 10 and 100 to any given number?

IPC
Skills
To be able to use maps at a variety of scales to locate the position and geographical features of particular localities
To be able to identify activities and cultures, which are different from, but equal to their own
To be able to plan a simple investigation

Knowledge
To know why people have chosen the location of a settlement based on particular geographical features