Week beginning 25th January 2016

posted 21 Jan 2016, 22:16 by Primary 4 Teacher   [ updated 21 Jan 2016, 22:16 ]
Another exciting week of learning for Milepost 2! We will continue learning this week building on and making links with previous and future learning. We will start the week by opening another personal time capsule - the children have been asking everyday to open just one more.... we will continue doing this every Monday until the Exit Point when we will bury our very own time capsule!  

Literacy learning outcomes:
Our literacy leraning links with the IPC this week as we will be writing an adventure and mystery story based in 'space'. 

Knowledge:

To know when paragraphs are used.

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 paragraphs.

To be able to write a story [beginning, middle, end].

To be able to use and spell wh, ph, gh words.

Understanding

       To explain  when and how paragraphs should be used. 


Mathematics learning outcomes:

Our maths learning links with the IPC this week as we will be collecting information using a variety of graphs in Geography. 

Knowledge:

To know the related division facts for 2, 5 and 10 times tables. 

To know  how to use graphs. 

Skill:

To be able to draw line and bar graphs using the information given. 

To be able to interpret information from a graph. 


Understanding

      To explain the purpose of using different intervals on a graph. 


International Primary Curriculum (IPC) learning outcomes:

Knowledge:

To know the position of the sun changes position during the course of the day.

To know the sun provides the light necessary for the earth. 

To know what lines of latitude and longitude are. 

Skill:

To be able to use secondary sources to be able to gain geographical information.  

To be able find lines of longitude.

Understanding

      To explain lines of latitude and longitude.