The Grade One teaching team consists of
In Term 3 the academic focus has been on:
Maths – Measuring- using mass, weight and capacity, Money- counting and ordering both Australian coins and notes, 2D and 3D shapes.
Maths Masters – being able to choose learning activities that will help us learn a master.
Reading – Recognising the features of a non-fiction text and identifying elements of different styles of poetry.
Writing – we have completed information writing with a focus on ideas, organization, voice, word choice, sentence, conventions, presentation, and we are now studying poetry.
Spelling – we are practicing our own individual focus words to improve our spelling, as well as identifying and using long vowel sound.
Speaking and Listening – we do much of this through our reflections and Circle Time.
Inquiry Topic – Paddock to plate
Where does my food come from?
Interpersonal Skills – working in groups, accepting our strengths and weaknesses
Personal Skills – setting goals and having confidence
Specialist Lessons – STEM, Performing Arts, Visual Arts, PE
Library – borrowing each week
Please see one of us if you have any questions about Grade One in 2021.