1 - Prep 3 are learning to skip count by 3’s and 4’s this week. They are also practicing the skill of counting by 5’s, 10’s and 100’s.
2 – We are learning to spell and notice the sound patterns in words.
3 – In Spelling, we are writing sentences with our words to show the meaning.
4 – In Spelling, the children are completing Look, Say, Cover, Write and Check with their words.
5 – In Writing, we have started learning how to write dialogue correctly using speech marks and the necessary punctuation.
6 – In Geography, Prep 3 have started a unit enquiring into where we live. The children challenged themselves to label this map of the UK.
7 – In Geography, we have started to think about our location in the world.
8 – In History, we have been discussing how historians find out about the past. We have started to think about the difference between primary and secondary sources.
9 – In English, we have started talking about adjectives and we have started using new and varied vocabulary to describe different settings.
10 – Every Thursday in Prep 3 we have a times tables test. The children are starting to quickly recall the 2x’s tables.
11 – In English we have been writing speech. The children wrote a conversation between Mickey Mouse and Bart Simpson to show their understanding of how to write dialogue.
12 - The children wrote a conversation between Garfield and Jon to show their understanding of how to write dialogue.
Great work, Prep 3!
Mrs Greig, Prep 3 Teacher