Week Beginning 20th March

posted 16 Mar 2017, 22:19 by Primary 4 Teacher   [ updated 16 Mar 2017, 22:19 ]
This week we come to the end of our IPC unit - Bright Sparks and also conclude our learning on Myths and Legends. 

**Home Learning**
-Please make sure your child has their home learning folder every Friday. I have started writing their spelling reflection score on the sheet so check this with your child to see how they've done.
-Please practice the times tables and related division facts for the 3, 4, 6 and 7 times tables e.g. 3 x 4 =... and 12 divided by 4 = .....



Literacy learning outcomes:

Knowledge:

To know how to use speech marks accurately. 

To know at least one Greek myth.


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 use speech marks.

To be able to identify and use powerful verbs.

To be able to plan and write own myth that includes the different features.

Understanding

        To discuss the effect of using powerful verbs.


Mathematics learning outcomes:

 Knowledge:      
        To know the 6 x tables and related division facts.
        To know how to use multiplication and division to find fractions of numbers.

Skills:   
        To be able to multiply by 4 by doubling twice.
        To be able to divide by 4 by halving twice. 
        To be able to find fractions of quantities using division facts. 

Understanding:  
        To explain why knowing your times tables facts is useful when learning about fractions. 



IPC - 'Bright Sparks!' 

                     Knowledge:
                             To know the symbols used when drawing an electric circuit.

                    Skills:
                            To be able to design a circuit to meet a purpose.
                            To be able to make a circuit that includes switches, buzzers and bulbs.e
                            

                    Understanding:
                            To discuss the different possibilities for making their circuit.