Teamwork!

We have used BreakoutEDU to practise our team work skills. We have learnt that we often cannot work by ourselves. If we work together it will help to solve the problem. When we are working as a team it is important that we show our good listening skills. This means we...

Talking Reindeer

We’ve been improving our reading expression. This means that we’ve been trying to make our voices sound like they are telling an exciting story. Today we used ChatterPix to help us to create a talking Reindeer for our Reindeer poem. We each practised...

Word Hunt

Today we had great fun hunting for words around the classroom. We worked in pairs. We found each word, sounded it out, read the word and wrote it on our iPads. After we found all the words, we sorted the words. We found words that end in -it and -in. We even found...

Tricky Words

We have been learning to read and spell tricky words. It is so much fun! Tricky words are words that we cannot sound out. Learning tricky words is easier when we are learning through play.   Some ways we learn through play are; Play-doh words (roll the words out...

Maths Stations in 1st Class

We are having great fun in our maths stations each week. This week we have been learning about 2-D shapes. We are also practising spatial awareness. We have been giving directions to our partners so that they can draw secret pictures. We must know our left and right...