What have we been learning in Puffins?
We have been learning all about Earth and Space - lots about the world around us, such as the geography of Europe and famous explorers; we even had a visit from George Meegan - a local explorer with 8 World Records.
Have a look at some of our amazing home learning projects about explorers:
As well as writing some fantastic pieces of writing including tension and suspense, we have been making sure our handwriting is up to standard and have created some beautiful examples of a poem named 'Leaves'.
We have also been learning about how to write dialogue correctly.
Today we have imagined a conversation between Lina and Doon and we will write it down as a conversation today. Here are some of our role plays of the conversation:
The children have been working very hard to improve their understanding of number in particular. This term we are working on multiples, factors, prime numbers, squared and cubed numbers - as a starting point!
Look how clever we are at proving our understanding using manipulatives:
We're also really enjoying collected our stars for our 'Reach for the Stars' star board. Stars can be collected for passing a quiz on Accelerated Reader or passing an activity on Accelerated Maths.
Well done to last term's winners Julia, Hayden, Naveen, Grace, Sophie and Josh who collected the stars with the highest total. I wonder who will win this term?