Literacy Focus: Spelling and Phonics
P4 loved participating in a wide range of spelling activities this week. They discovered lots of new ways to learn their spellings at home 🤗
🇪🇸Spanish Day Fun🇪🇸
Counting in Spanish, singing Spanish songs, learning the colours in Spanish and some food tasting 😋
A great day today in P4! 🤗
Flashlight Friday 🔦
Reading for Enjoyment 😃
Great Success today! Primary 4’s had great fun reading to their teddies and each other. 🤗
😋Picnic Time 🤗
Aw two tired boys after all that fun 🤣
Activity Based Learning- Fun with Dinosaurs 🦕 🦖
Digging for Dinosaur fossils 🤗
Painting our favourite Dinosaur
Dinosaur arts and crafts- using patterns
Look what we found 🤗
Reading Activities in class- Focusing on Adjectives
Sorting in Literacy- A or An
Working in pairs.
Primary 4- First Gaelic Session 🤗
The class had a great first session with Liam today! They played the game Chains, were taught lots of new skills and even played their first match 😀 Well done Primary 4!!
Numeracy- Mental Maths activities
Squashy Boxes/Snakes and ladders- addition to 30 and 2 Times Tables game.
The Primary four children are loving their new topic! They are so keen to share their knowledge on Dinosaurs 🦕 They have created a pictogram in class of all their favourite Dinosaurs 🦖 and loved learning about what they eat. They are able to recognise and name quite a few, even some that I found hard to pronounce.🤣
31st August 2018- First Day in Primary 4 🤗
Wow! What a fantastic first day in P4. We had lots of fun today! Especially getting to explore our new classroom and finding what new things are in it. We completed a scavenger hunt and played lots of games! We also showed Mrs Wilson how great we are at counting in twos and even completed work on the two times tables. Keep checking back to see what else we get up to during the year 😃
Times Tables fun in the sun
Measure- Exploring Area.
Blanket of Snow
In pairs, P4 children make a house of lego and covered it in snow(White paper)
They had to completely cover the house.
Deciding what shape and size to make their house.
What size of paper do we need to cover this house?
Building a lego community as an added challenge.
We did it!!!
P4 children had to work in groups and find ways of making the magic box disappear.
Using tens and units to see if that will fit over the box leaving no gaps.
They had to work out which equipment fitted best.
P4 children had to draw around their partners foot. They had to work together and estimate the area.
Then they swapped over.
The groups had to then measure the area of their foot using cubes.
We are going on an Egg Hunt!!!
We're so excited!!!
We found them all!!!!!
Book Hunt-Working in groups
Division- Using Smarties
Yummy we get to eat the Smarties now
Money Activities in class
Creating a scene from 'The Blitz'
Making invitations for our parental assembly- We are so excited!!!
Making chocolate covered apples
WAU/Art- Making their own Rainforest!
Working together to create their own Rainforest.
Coming along well!!
Working very hard!!
Spooky Skeletons- Getting ready for Halloween
Maths Activities- Addition of 2 and 3 numbers.
Times Tables- Using Squashy Boxes. Great fun!
Drama Activities in class- James and the Giant Peach
Class Activities-Literacy, Numeracy and WAU
Lots of practical work happening in P4.
The children are really enjoying learning about Rainforests
Some fun activities in P4 this afternoon. A great start to the new term!
🙏First Holy Comminion🙏
Congratulations to our P4 pupils who made their First Holy Communion today. They were a credit to their families, school and to Fr McCloskey. Well done boys and girls. We hope you enjoy the rest of your special day.
Thanks also to Mrs Wilson, who prepared the children for today, for the choir, Mrs Kane & Mrs Fitzsimons and to all of our staff, and others who helped out in any way. We really appreciate it.
Counting 100 Marshmallows and 100 Mini Eggs
Counting the shapes within the 100 to see if the add up to 100
Sorting 100 Smarties by colour in a tally chart and graph.
Counting and making 100 using emojis
Making a necklace using 100 Cheerios
Making things using 100 pieces of lego
Making the number 100
Tara wearing her 100 Cheerio's necklace.
Counting 100 confetti and making them into the number 100.
Making 100th Day crowns- for us to wear.
Some 100th Day activities outside. 10 lots of each exercise.
All the hard work is over- So we get to eat the food now!
Group work- On Class novel Fantastic Mr Fox
Matching the coins to the correct amount.
Playing Toy shop- Making amounts to 50p
Money Bingo- This was great fun in class!
Some work on subtraction in class.
The children worked in groups and wrote out sums for each other to complete at the end of the lesson.
Look at how well they can lay out their work!
Measuring activities in class.
The children explored the different ways you can measure things.
The children worked together with a partner and measured objects in the classroom
They measured each pencil using a ruler and put them in order from biggest to smallest.
Come Follow Me at St Nicholas' Church was full of Singing, Dancing and Laughter with Fr G McCloskey and his team of Catechists this term!
Working with Tens and Units
The class are enjoying learning about Dinosaurs in their WAU topic