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27
OCT

Primary 3/2 have been learning about litres and millilitres. A few weeks we were trying to fill a 1 litre jug using different sized containers. Today we we're practising reading scales on different sized containers. We also counted how many times we had to use the 100ml jug to fill the 1 litre jug. ... Continue reading P3/2 having fun with water.

30
SEP

This week we have been learning about magnetism. We know that magnets are attracted to some special metals and that these magnets have a North and and South pole. We took part in several games and activities involving magnets. #1 We predicted which objects we thought would be attracted to a magnet and then used ... Continue reading Fun with Magnets in P3/2

02
SEP

P3/2 have been carrying out experiments involving rockets. Last week we made our own rockets and this week we made some modifications to see if we could get them to fly further. First, we practised our measuring skills in the classroom. Next we went outside to launch our rockets. Our modifications included adding some weight ... Continue reading P3/2's Rocket Experiment

19
AUG

The boys and girls in P2/3 have made a great start to the new school year. Yesterday, we used our numeracy skills to play 4-in-a-row.

18
AUG

Today we were learning about rockets and aerodynamics. We asked the question, 'Why are rockets shaped like pencils and not bricks?' We made simple rockets and decorated them with colourful patterns. We then went out into the playground and got ready for the launch.

18
JUN

We have been learning: to read and write words using the sound 'tch' (match) to add and subtract using numbers to 20 how to write instructions for a 'lighthouse' sandwich

11
JUN

We have been learning: to read and write words using the sounds 'e e' (here), 'u e' (June) and 'ea' (speak) to write a list of foods for a yummy Lighthouse Keeper's lunch about three-digit numbers

04
JUN

We have been learning: to read and write words using the sounds 'i e' (side), 'o e' (home) and 'a e' (cake) to add and subtract with numbers up to 20 to write a story with a beginning, middle and end

28
MAY

We have been learning: to read and write using the sounds 'ou' (count), 'igh' (high) and 'y' (fly) to add groups of 2's, 5's and 10's about The Lighthouse Keeper's Lunch

21
MAY

We have been learning: to read and write words using the sounds au, ew and ow (e.g. sauce, drew and owl) about old and new toys and how we can compare them to one another to count in multiples of 2, 5 and 10

07
MAY

We have been learning: to read and write words using the phoneme 'mb' to measure using a ruler to draw a colourful toy picture using crayons

30
APR

We have been learning: to read and write words using the phoneme 'kn' to identify and name pentagons, hexagons and octagons to paint a picture of our favourite toy