Week beginning 15th February 2016

posted 11 Feb 2016, 22:20 by Primary 5 Teacher   [ updated 14 Feb 2016, 14:19 by Primary 4 Teacher ]
What is in store for Milepost 2 this week? Read below to find out...

Thank you to all those parents which came to the Information Evening on Tuesday - we enjoyed the opportunity to share how learning takes place in MP2. And let's not forget to celebrate the great success you all had with 'Beat That' - the children enjoyed watching your videos the next day.

Literacy learning outcomes:

Knowledge:

To know the main features of a playscript.

Skill:

To be able to read a text.

To be able to find information in a text.

To be able to discuss a text.

To be able to read the part of a character in a playscript. 

To be able to use and spell  words with ough. 

Understanding

       To explain how to use acting directions in a play script.

Mathematics learning outcomes:

Knowledge:

To know the division facts for the 3 times tables. 

Skill:

To be able to multiply by 10s and 100s.

To be able use partitioning to solve addition and subtraction problems.


Understanding

      To explain how partitioning [written method] supports their mental maths.


International Primary Curriculum (IPC) learning outcomes:

Knowledge:

To know the history of a sun dial.

Skill:

To be able to design our own sun dials.

To be able to use a selection of materials and tools to create our own sun dials

Understanding

      To explain how to use our sundials to tell the time.