P1 Homework- 29.2.16

 

Extreme reading week!

Children will carry a book around school with them every day this week and when a bell rings they will stop what they are doing and read. A second bell will ring to signify the end of reading. Children are welcome to bring a book from home for this or there are plenty books in the classroom they can use.

Monday

Writing homework– New writing sheets have been added to children’s writing jotters. This is due for Friday.

Phonics homework– This week we are practicing the ‘ai and ‘oo’ sounds. A worksheet with these words will be sent home- please help your child read these words by sounding them out. These sheets should be kept inside the sounds folder.

Please continue to practise previous sounds at home especially the trickier ones.

Reading homework– Please make sure that children have their reading books and markers with them everyday. Please check your child’s reading marker for reading homework. Continue to practise new and old key words.

Tuesday

P.E. day- please ensure your child has their P.E. kit with them.

Children will visit the school library today. If you haven’t already done so please return any books you have borrowed no later than today. If your child has not returned a book they will be unable to borrow another book.

Books that are borrowed today are due back on Tues 15th March.

Children will attend a drumming workshop today.

Thursday

P.E. day- please ensure your child has their P.E. kit with them.

Friday

Writing homework jotters will be collected today.

Maths homework will be collected today.

Thanks for your support

Miss Conway

P2 Homework and Events W/B 29.2.16 **please see amended post!

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World Book Day is on Thursday 3rd March and we will be celebrating by participating in reading activities such as…

  • Extreme reading! – Pupils to bring in a book (or books) of their choice to stop and read at any point of the day, when the ‘extreme reading bell’ rings!
  • Dressing up as a favourite book character on Thursday** Sorry, meant FRIDAY!!!! Miss B!
  • Designing book covers
  • Talking about our favourite books to the class
  • School Library on Friday ( remember to return current books please)

Homework this week:

Spelling/Handwriting focus is ‘ow’ as in now, cow etc…

Reading – ongoing – check green folders daily for updates

Numeracy – a ‘Numeracy Round Up’ sheet should be sent home on Monday 29.2.16. One week to complete this please.

– A new Sumdog challenge has been set – ” P2 Mega Mash-up Maths Challenge W/B 29.2.16 ” – this tests a variety of maths and numeracy covered so far.

Topic– just a reminder that we are looking at types of energy and electricity over the next week or so.

P6 Home learning Miss Prior (due 03.02.16)

On a Thursday’s we are starting to move on to non-fiction reading work. Today we have been reading newspapers and writing questions for each other to answer.

This week’s homework is a comprehension sheet on a current news story. Please answer this in your jotter in full sentences. Look at the types of questions asked. This will help you in class when you are writing your own questions.

Keep up with 20 minutes of reading every night!

Any questions please ask.

Miss Prior

Primary 3 homework for week commencing 22/2/16

Spelling homework for Friday

1. Write spelling words 3 times each in columns using look, say, cover, write check.

2.  Choose 3 spelling words and write a sentence using each.  Try to also use a ‘Wow’ word in your sentence. Remember ‘Wow’ words are words that make your writing more interesting.

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Maths Homework for Friday

Maths worksheet has been handed out.

Truly Terrific Project

Everyone will be given the Truly Terrific Project instructions home with them on Thursday. Please check your child’s time on the rota to see when their slot will be.

Truly Terrific

 

Primary 4 Homework 23-2-16

Homework 23/2/16

 Numeracy

Please continue with your learnits at home.

This term we are focusing on the 4 x table, if you could practise this new table as well as the 3x table that would be much appreciated. Remember that the children should know the answers as fast as the learn-its.

If there are any children who need their learnits updated please let me know.

Sum Dog

I have set a new challenge.

Spelling

See Spelling jotters for new sounds.

Reading

Red 1- New book- The Great Spaghetti Suit- Read pages 3-9 in class and do activity sheet for class. Read 10-17 for homework.

Pink 1- Dragon Tree- Read the next 5 pages and practice key words.

Pink 2- Read pages 1 and 2 of the party.

Orange- Mr Stofflees and the painted tiger. Read chapter 3 at home and complete a book review for the book.

Blue and Yellow-  Violet comprehension for homework- (toolkit strategies- the main idea and process of elimination)

Purple- Read pages 62-79 for homework.

Green- The Personality Potion- Chapter 6 ‘The truth’ for homework and worksheet for homework.

Please keep learning the Moli Hua song and don’t forget to bring anything about Vikings that you have.

 

P1 Homework- 22.2.16

Welcome back!!

I hope you all had a lovely break.

Monday

Writing homework– New writing sheets have been added to children’s writing jotters. This is due for Friday.

Phonics homework– This week we are practicing the ‘oa and ‘ie’ sounds. A worksheet with these words will be sent home- please help your child read these words by sounding them out. These sheets should be kept inside the sounds folder. Please continue to practise previous sounds at home.

Reading homework– new reading books have been handed out today please check reading markers. New key words will be added to your child’s key ring please make sure you practice these words at home so that your child recognises them. It is important that you continue to practice previous key words as well.

Tuesday

P.E. day- please ensure your child has their P.E. kit with them.

Unfortunately the children will not be visiting the school library today so they will be unable to choose a new book, this will be rescheduled for next week.

3.30 – 5.30- Parent drop in session- Come along with your child and let them show you around their classroom and share with you what they have been doing in class. I will be available if you have any questions you wish to ask or issues you wish to discuss.

Thursday

P.E. day- please ensure your child has their P.E. kit with them.

Friday

Writing homework jotters will be collected today.

Thanks for your support

Miss Conway