Foundation

Foundation Term 2 Overview

 

 

 

What a wonderful year we have had already! students' learning has sxceeded both Tiahn and Justin's expectations.

 

Term 2 is looking to be full of fun and learning.

Math focus

 

 

 

 

*Continued leaerning about numbers to 20

* Estimating and comparing sets.

* Subitising

* Addition/Subtraction

 

 

 

Writing focus

 

 

 

 

 

Narrative

 

 

 

and

 

performance

 

 

Handwriting

 

Writers

 

 

notebook

 

 

Word

 

 

study

 

(specific

 

to

 

area

 

of

 

need)

 

Reading

 

focus

 

 

 

 

Continue

 

 

Term

 

1

 

focus

 

 

Use

 

 

beginning

 

and

 

ending

 

sounds

 

 

Chunk

 

 

letter

 

and

 

sounds

 

together

 

 

High

 

 

frequency

 

words

 

Art

 

 

 

we

 

will

 

be

 

looking

 

at

 

Sculpture.

 

Inquiry

 

 

 

focuses

 

on

 

sustainability

 

and

 

our

 

unit

 

is

 

called

 

Our

 

Sustainable world.

 

Important

 

Dates:

 

 

 

April

 

20th--‐

 

Documentary

 

Night.

 

That

 

Sugar

 

Film

 

April

 

24th--‐

 

May

 

5th--‐

 

Swimming

 

program

 

Week

 

5--‐

 

possible

 

Art

 

excursion

 

May

 

16th--‐

 

Kids

 

CPR

 

training

 

in

 

class

 

June

 

13th--‐

 

Celebration

 

of

 

Learning

 

Week

 

10--‐

 

possible

 

Inquiry

 

excursion