Our focus is place value in weeks 1 and 2, moving on to learning about adding and subtracting weeks 3-7. We will be using the column method to add and subtract.
We are achieving our learning goals through learning about 2 legendary tales. We will be writing extended pieces and recounts as well as newspaper reports, free verse poems and descriptive pieces.
In science we are learning about animals including humans, focusing on the human body: skeleton, muscles and organs.
This term we have a geography topic: South America.
We will be learning about the different climate and cultures across South America.
Each week we wll learn about a new country : Week 1– South America as a whole continent, Week 2– Brazil, Week 3– Argentina, Week 4– Peru, Week 5– Galapagos Islands/Easter Island, Week 6– Chile.
We will learn about culture such as history, food, festivals and people as well as geography such as wonders of the world, climate and the amazing animals that live over this incredible continent.