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Welcome to 2021 Room 16 Year 1/2


Welcome to Term 2

Welcome back to term 2! I hope everyone had a safe and happy holidays.

This term, the classroom timetable has been changed slightly with Music now being on a Friday afternoon, rather than Tuesday. This change is due to Mrs Kelly being out of the classroom for part of the day every Tuesday. Mrs Kelly will be working in the role of Math Curriculum Leader in the school. Mrs Sarah Sims, who has previously taught at N.K.P.S. will be the teacher during these times. Mrs Sims will be following and delivering learning activities that Mrs Kelly has planned and prepared for the students.  

There will be no News this term.​​

Assembly - it is Room 16's assembly item on Friday 14th May. More information will follow closer to the time in regards to the assembly. 

Term 2 Classroom Learning 

ENGLISH - this term the student's will be working through writing a retell of an event or story using the Talk for Writing Process. The students will start the process by working with the story: We're Going on a Bear Hunt by Michael Rosen and Helen Oxenbury. The students will focus on the structure of retelling the events of a story in sequence; highlighting the beginning, middle and end of the story. 

MATHEMATICS - Year 1: focus on numbers to 50, while the Year 2: focus on numbers to 500. The students will be learning to tell the time using both analogue and digital clocks. Year 1's tell the time to the hour/half past the hour, while the Year 2's tell the time to the quarter to/past the hour. Both year groups of students will be learning about Australian money and counting small collections.