Primary 4

Weekly Timetable

Tuesday:       Assembly

Wednesday:  Music – Ms Benson,  After Easter – Swimming

Thursday:     PE – Miss Wheatley

Friday:          PE – Mr Chung

The Curriculum:   Language

The children  will be working within Curriculum for Excellence, first level

  • Writing poetry, reports, letters, news articles, leaflets and stories.
  • Spelling related to common words, topic and following patterns and rules.
  • Grammar and punctuation.
  • Reading—developing fluency, expression and comprehension.

The Curriculum: Maths

The children will be working within Curriculum for Excellence, first level.

Our SEAL maths approach will include work on place value, counting, addition, subtraction, multiplication and division.

Children will also be involved in activities supporting their understanding of shape, position and movement, information handling, measure, fractions, money and finance and time.

Topics Being Covered

  • Physical Scotland
  • The Victorians
  • Scottish Inventors
  • Weather and Water

Whole School Topics

  • Resilience
  • STEM focus
  • Matilda (Roald Dahl Week

Homework

Homework is given on Mondays to be handed in by Thursdays. This will consist of a maths task and a research/topic/literacy task.

Reading and spelling will be done in class, however the children may have unread pages to take home.

How You Can Help

Please ensure your child arrives at school on time every day.   Children are able to concentrate on their work if they are rested and enjoy a healthy diet.   Please help them with this by ensuring they go to bed early and encouraging them to bring a healthy snack to school.