Term Overviews

Term 1

Religious Education

Units: ‘Stories of God’s People’ and ‘Experiencing God through Prayer’

 

Inquiry:

This Term, our Inquiry unit, ‘Living the Olympic Spirit’ will focus on:

  • the symbols, motto and events of the Olympics
  • the characteristics of an Olympian
  • how we can live the Olympic spirit

Literacy

This term, students will continue to develop their decoding and comprehension skills through The Daily Five program. Students are involved in whole and small group instruction. There will be explicit handwriting lessons each week. In Writing students will focus on Poetry, Letter Writing and Explanations and Procedures. Oral language will continue to be an integral component of the Literacy block.

Numeracy:

The foci for this term will be Multiplication and Division, Statistics and Probability, Fractions and Shapes. Students will continue to develop their counting and mental computation skills through daily tool sessions.

 

 

Parent Newsletter Term 1 2016