In Literacy we have been practicing using adjectives and reading the important / tricky words for the story of the Three Little Pigs. We really enjoyed the tricky word scavenger hunt!
In Numeracy we have been practicing using the language of 'greater then' , 'less than' & 'equal to'.
We are able to say if there are enough objects to be shared equally (one-to-one correspondence).
In IT we continued our work on understanding algorithms and how to program computers. This week we had to give detailed instructions to a partner on what parts of Mr Potato-Head they had to get and where exactly to put them.
This week in Literacy we have been continuing to learn the story of the Three Little Pigs. We've also been learning about capitol letters and full stops and how to use them in a sentence.
In Numeracy we have been practicing our counting; fowards and backwards, one more and one less. We've used Numicon, cubes, number tracks and our fingers to help support our learning.
In ICT we've been learning about algorithms; what they are and how they work!
We created our own simple algorithms for a duplo model for others to follow.
"Algorithms are how a computer is programmed to do something." - Flo
In music we listened to a song called "Keep the Beat" and practiced keeping time with the music. We then appraised the song, thinking about if we liked it, how fast/slow it was and what it reminded us of.
In History we talked about our favourite toys, what made them special and what we liked about them. We described them to others and talked about what they were made out of and how they worked.
"My robot puppy moves when you press a button on it...it uses an algorithm." - Tom.
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We overcome all barriers to reach our potential, developing a capacity to improve further.
We are passionate about learning.
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