This week in topic we were learning about Greyfriars Bobby. We watched some of the film about Greyfriars Bobby. Bobby’s master was a night watchman. Bobby stayed beside him all the time.
In maths we learnt how to tell the time. We learnt o’clock, quarter past, quarter to and half past.
In big writing we told an Alien where to go in Scotland and what famous buildings to visit.
In P.E. we did gymnastics. We learnt how to do forward rolls and backward rolls and we climbed the climbing frame.
Nina got the P.E. award for the gymnastics block.
Comic Book Heroes came again and we learnt how to record our voices. It was fun.
Robyn & Kendyll
Recording our voices for ‘Comic Book Heroes’
What’s the time?
Drama: Interviewing Robert Burns
Homework tasks: shortbread and a model of the National Monument of Scotland
Zoe and Kendyll
This week in writing we created a story about a monster and Erskine’s was called Stonna and Finlay’s was called Huge Tuffy.
This week in literacy we learnt about adverbs. They tell you more about verbs.
In maths we learnt about time and we are OK at it.
In P.E we played games with a parachute and it was amazing!
In topic we learnt about Greyfriars Bobby.
This week we learnt how to draw superheroes with Helen and Michael, a cartoonist.
We need to get better at spelling and not moving off green on the chart.
Our wish is to go on a trip to the castle.
Erskine and Finlay
We designed superheroes with special powers to challenge bullying.
Our mythical water creatures
Erskine and Finlay
This week We had a great week because Generation Science came and we did cool experiments to make a fizz.
This week in topic we learnt about cool places to go in Edinburgh and Scotland, like the castles and Ben Nevis.
In art we made tartans and we coloured Scotty dogs and thistles.
In literacy we learnt words ending in -er, like longer and smoother.
This week in maths we learnt about units of time and we did a worksheet. We learnt how many days are in a year and a leap year. There are 365 days in a year and 366 in a leap year.
We need to keep working on our spelling.
Dan and Kian
Happy New Year!
This week we made New Year’s resolutions. Mine is to exercise more and Zahra’s is to eat vegetables.
In maths we learnt about money and giving change from £1 and 50p. We played a Toy Shop game in class.
This week in topic we learnt about Scotland. We wrote down what we knew and some questions.
In .P.E. we learned gymnastics and we climbed the climbing frame. It was good fun.
In literacy we learnt how to use a and an. When the word begins with a consonant, you use a and if it’s a vowel, you use an.
Robyn and Zahra
Planning our topic.
Maths starter- making 24
Gymnastics in action
On Monday this week we had our Christmas party. Here we are in our party clothes. We did four Scottish dances and played games.
On Tuesday we wrote Christmas stories and drew pictures to go with them. We read our stories to the class.
Amy is the P.E. star of the class for the dance block. Here she is with her trophy. Well done, Amy!
This week in maths we learned how to count money and we had a shop and a worksheet. The shop was fun.
In P.E. we did a minibeast dance and we had to act like a spider.
We read a book and it told us how to spot a bear. Then we found out facts about black and brown bears.
This week in literacy we did a Read, Write, Count book called ‘Above and Below’. We had to put the animals in groups.
We were learning about the rainforest too. We made ‘Save the Rainforest’ posters.
I need to get better at comprehension and Cole needs to get better at listening and writing.
Tymi and Cole
This week in maths we played a money game and it was fun. We had to choose the right coins to buy a toy.
The triangles group also counted in 10s off the decade, like 21 31 41 51.
This week in literacy we did fun worksheets to help us get better at spelling.
The moon and stars groups read about mini beasts and answered questions. Also we did -Ed words, like calmed.
In topic we learnt about the different animals from the rainforest. We learnt about the toucan and the golden lion tamarind monkey, the harpy eagle, the manatee and the grey mouse lemur.
This week in gym we played football with Neil and we did Scottish dancing.
We need to get better at listening.
Aaira and Kaitlyn
Aaira and Kaitlyn