Absent: Louis, Laini,Surprise visit: Rudolf Thank you my little friends for your enthusiasm, joy and resilience. Have a safe and happy new year in Grade One! From Mrs Bell
This week we have been writing questions for Kylie. We made pictures, then put them into a book. We have also been practicing our writing really hard.
We had some snails in our room and held them on our hands. We looked at them with magnifying glasses and examined the parts of their bodies and how they moved. The snails made a slimy trail on our skin and clothes. Most of them were little but a few were big. We found out […]
We have been learning about Persuasive texts (expositions) in our classroom. We have been reading many different examples and noticing their parts and structure (Intro, argument and conclusion). Students have been working on writing their introductions and clearing stating their opinion.
Kitchen class today. We made a feast of Italian creamy potato and zucchini soup, bruchetta and focaccia.
These past few weeks our students have focused on persuasive text. They have learnt to state their opinion, provide reasons with evidence and write a conclusion. Students have practiced using emotive language, specific words, hyperbole and persuasive sentence starters. In maths we learnt about right, acute and obtuse angles and how to measure them accurately […]