Term 3 2017
Year 5 Room 17
Class Teacher: Paula Thompson
Spelling – fortnightly class lists and personal spelling cards are in the students folders to be practiced at home.
Writing – our focus is on narrative and persuasive genres using the 7 steps for successful writing. We will be looking at the text structures and language features of report writing focusing on correct paragraphing and writing a ‘chapter book’ is our home project for this term.
Reading – guided reading in small groups, partner reading and silent reading is happening on a daily basis in our classroom. Reading at home daily is expected.
Using the the enVision Program, we will be covering measurement and geometry this term. Mathletics on line will be used for homework, along with times tables recall practice.
The content for this semester is biological science.
HASS and HEALTH
The focus this semester will be on health, safety and wellbeing.
Mental Maths Mental maths books to be brought in on Fridays for the test
PE Mondays and Fridays
Library Monday: students need their library bags to borrow books
Art Thursday: every student needs an art shirt
Please don’t hesitate to ask if you have any questions.