Year 1G – Week 8 Blog

Michelle GlanvilleYear 1, Year 1G

Literacy This week in Literacy we have been continuing to create our Informational Posters on the sea creature we had chosen when we went on our excursion to AQWA. We included; 3 interesting facts, habitat, appearance and diet. We also drew some pretty amazing pictures to go with it! They are looking absolutely fabulous! Numeracy This week in Numeracy we … Read More

Year 1G – Week 7

Michelle GlanvilleYear 1, Year 1G

Literacy This week in Literacy we have been learning about Information Texts. We are focusing on Animal Information Reports. We have been going through the structure of the text, starting with the; classification, 3 facts (appearance, habitat, diet) and finishing with a concluding sentence. We went on an excursion to AQWA where we chose a sea creature to do our … Read More

Week 5 – Term 4 – Year 1G

Michelle GlanvilleYear 1G

Literacy: In Literacy this week we have been working on planning for our final Narrative piece for next week. We have been discussing ideas for the different parts of a narrative which included; settings, characters, complications and resolutions. We worked in groups to add our ideas to big sheets of card and we discussed all of the ideas as a … Read More

Year 1G – Week 3 – Term 4

Michelle GlanvilleYear 1, Year 1G

Literacy: In Literacy this week we have been continuing to learn about writing narratives. We have been sequencing different narratives into the correct structure/order (Orientation, Complication, Resolution and Ending). We have also looked at a 1 star narrative (A grade), 2 star narrative (B grade) and 3 star narrative (3 star). We have been locating the structural parts of the narrative and highlighting the VCOP … Read More

Year 1G – Week 1, Term 4

Michelle GlanvilleYear 1, Year 1G

Literacy: This week in Literacy we are going to be learning about Narratives through looking at different Fairy Tales. We are going to be learning about the purpose, structure and language features of a narrative to be able to write our own. The structure of a narrative text includes an; orientation (introduction), complication (problem) and resolution (how the problem got … Read More

Year 1G – Week 9 – Term 3

Michelle GlanvilleYear 1, Year 1G

Literacy In Literacy this week we completed a BIG write on the statement ‘Summer is the Best Season’. We had to choose if we were ‘for’ or ‘against’ the topic and give strong reasons to persuade others to believe our point of view. We had to use the correct structure of a persuasive text – title, opening statement, 3 arguments … Read More

Year 1G – Week 7 – Term 3

Michelle GlanvilleYear 1, Year 1G

Numeracy This week in Numeracy we started a new unit – Time. We are learning how to tell the time to the half hour, using both an analogue clock and a digital clock. We are so excited to learn how to tell the time to the half hour! Literacy This week in Literacy we are continuing with Persuasive Writing. We … Read More

Year 1G Week 5 – Term 3

Michelle GlanvilleYear 1, Year 1G

Literacy In Literacy this week we presented our speeches on our favourite dinosaur in front of the class. We started with an introduction, 2 facts about our chosen dinosaur and finally a conclusion with questions. We made sure we used eye contact, spoke clearly with appropriate pace and varied our tone of voice and volume. Our speeches were brilliant! Numeracy … Read More

Year 1G – Week 3 Term 3

Michelle GlanvilleYear 1, Year 1G

Literacy On Monday and Tuesday we focused on our procedure writing and understood that the steps of a procedure include nouns, verbs and adjectives. We then highlighted all of the verbs in our focus text procedure. On Wednesday, Thursday and Friday of this week we have been writing speeches about our favourite dinosaur, in preparation for our final presentation in front of the … Read More