Welcome back to Term 2
Room 6 have quickly got back into the routine of school
and we have had a fantastic first week.
Many of the groups are learning how to skip count in 2s, 5s and 10s.
Some groups are skip counting up to 20
Some groups are skip counting up to 100 or more.
Some groups are learning to skip count backwards in 2s.
The children have individual goals that they focus on for writing.
This week we wrote some stories about the school holidays.
It was great having the "Top 10 things I did in the holidays"
This term we are working together with Room 7 in our reading programme.
All the children are focusing on
Ask you child what this means?
This term we are learning about
We have talked about:
What does heating and cooling mean?
What is matter?
We brainstormed different matter and
then talked about how matter can be a SOLID, LIQUID or GAS.
Physical Education (PE)
This is next week on Thursday at 2pm.
Each fortnight we meet with Arne from the Belfast Community for PE sessions.
We are also learning about Big Ball Skills.
Wednesday afternoon - Performing Arts with Room 7
On Wednesday afternoon we joined with Room 7 and learnt about FREEZE FRAME in Drama
Here are some of our FREEZE FRAME photos
SCARED FACIAL EXPRESSIONS
FULL TUMMIES BECAUSE THEY HAVE EATEN TOO MUCH
WORKING WITH A BUDDY
Making the letter "L"
Making the letter "P"
On Friday our focus was on NZ Sign Language.
Ask your child to sign their name.
Next week is NZ Sign Language week.
Here are some things they made in Discovery
Here are the Key Competency stars for this week.
They received them for relating well to others in Discovery time.