We have bounced through this week and had a lot of fun doing so!
In English this week we have been preparing to write our poems. We have been focused on finding rhyming words within other poems and making some up from pictures we have seen. Next week we will be writing our own poems about dinosaurs. 🦖 If you have been practising handwriting at home it is really paying off the progress in their letter formations is wonderful and they are really proud of what they are producing!
During our Phonics lessons we have been focusing on blending our words together. This might start with a simple word like c a t but once they can blend these simple words together they will be able to apply it to longer and more complex words. We have also been learning how to read polysyllabic words, words with more than one syllable, like daffodils 🌼 We have been practising by breaking the word up and reading it in smaller chunks (daff) (o) (dils)
In Maths we have been looking at numbers to 30. We have been making numberlines to show our understanding of tens and ones. We have been answering questions like: how many tens are in 25? The children would then show this by finding a resource or drawing in their books. Please keep practising this skill at home as next week we are moving up to 50🌟
This week we have also been thinking about Internet Saftey. We talked about how important it is to never share information online and to play age appropriate games. The children made posters about how to stay safe online. I think they are wonderful 🌟
Thank you for sponsoring your child to jump this week, they had a brilliant time🌈
What a wonderfully full week, we’ve had an author visit and snow to top it off!
This is week in Maths we have been focusing on word problems in multiplication and division. We have been really unpicking what the question is asking and using our resources to help us. Next week our focus is 3D shapes, can you spot any at home to label?
In English we have been writing our nonfiction reports on dinosaurs, the children have worked SO hard to present their work well as well remembering everything else! I’m really proud and plan to make it into a class book. Feel free to pop in after school to have a look 🦕🐢
Have a lovely weekend and enjoy the snow ⛄️