Week Beginning 9th January 2017

posted 2 Jan 2017, 18:13 by Primary 4 Teacher   [ updated 2 Jan 2017, 18:13 ]
Happy New Year!

I hope you and your family had a great break and I look forward to sharing lots of new learning experiences with you in 2017!

We start the new term with a week focusing on how we learn, in the IPC unit 'Brainwave'. 

**Home Learning**
This will be set on Friday to be completed by the following Friday. 

Literacy learning outcomes:


To know that there is a process to writing a recount; plan, write, edit

To know the difference between past and present tense. 


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 infer what a character may be feeling.

To be able to use connectives to write sentences with more than one clause.


        To explain, using the text, why a character may feel a certain way.

Mathematics learning outcomes:


To know the place value of 3 digit numbers.


      To be able place a 3-digit number on a number line. 

      To be able to use a number line to compare and order 3-digit numbers. 

      To be able to partition a 3-digit number into 100s, 10s and 1s.



       To explain what each digit is worth in a 3-digit number. 

IPC - 'Brainwave' The art of learning

                   Entry Point - In teams the children will explore learning from across the school

                                      They will the work cooperatively to present their information to the rest of 
                                      the class 

                   Knowledge Harvest - Children will record, using the video on the i-pads, their current                                                            knowledge. They will repeat this process at the end of the unit to                                                        compare.