Skip to main content

New Topic and Sounds

This week we are moving onto another exciting topic in school - The Emergency Services. 
Today we learned all about the people who can help us in an emergency. 
In Aistear this week we will be creating a Garda Station in our classroom and investigating crimes and looking for clues. 
Here is a cartoon all about the vehicles and emergency services who help us. 
 
 
This week our new sounds are 'g' and 'o'
 
 Image result for g lettering lowercase
The rhyme for g is - 
Curve around, up like a helicopter, dive down deep and turn. 
 
Here is the song 


The other sound this week is 'o'.
 
Image result for o lettering
 
The rhyme for 'o' is - 
Curve around, keep on going and stop. 
Here is the song 


We are also learning about the _at word family. 
Can you read these words?
cat
bat
sat
pat
rat

Tricky word this week is to
 

Comments

Popular posts from this blog

Welcome back! Here's our homework and new Aistear topic - The Train Station

Welcome back to the second half of Term 1, it sounds like the children had a lovely mid-term break and are ready to learn loads of new things! The tricky word this week is 'be', can you think of any sentences with this word in it? be The first sound we are learning about this week is:


The formation rhyme for this sound goes like this: 'Dive down, bump the line, swim back up and over.'
Have a look at some things that start with this sound!










 Here is the song for the sound 'r'


Later on in the week we will learn all about the sound


The formation rhyme for this sound is: 'Dive down, swim up and over, back down, bump, swim up and over, back down and kick.'








Here is the song for 'm':

We will be learning all about transport for the next two weeks and our new Aistear topic is 'The Train Station'. Some of the words we will be learning are: train station, train driver, schedule, ticket master, platform, single ticket, return ticket and carri…

Weekly homework 5th of February

Hi all,

Here is the homework for the week: 

1. Tricky Words
Revision of the tricky words (3 from the old list and 3 from the new list) 'I','are', 'go', 'only', 'any'and 'could'. 
 2: Reading The children have been given new readers in their folders. 
Starting tomorrow, each child will get a list of book titles with a specific colour. (yellow, red, blue and green)Once your child gets a new book, please fill in the date they received the book and sign the sheet if you feel your child has completed the book to the best of their ability. The children will read their book on Monday and Tuesday night and I will listen to them on Wednesday to see if it is possible for them to move onto a new book for Wednesday and Thursday night. Once they have read all the books in that specific colour group, they will move on to the next group of books. When completing this at home, please focus on fluency, pacing, good expression and a good understanding of the bo…

Homework 5th of March

Welcome back everyone, I hope you had a wonderful time in the snow! 
Here is the homework for the week: 

1. Tricky Words
Revision of the tricky words (3 from the old list and 3 from the new list):
she, your, mine, down, before, right 

 2: Reading The children have been given new readers in their folders. 
Once your child gets a new book, please fill in the date they received the book and sign the sheet if you feel your child has completed the book to the best of their ability. When completing this at home, please focus on fluency, pacing, good expression and a good understanding of the book they are reading. As always, if you have any questions about this please feel free to ask ☺

3: Sound Booklet Our sound this week is the 'ue' sound. Please complete page 27 in the Sound Booklet. Here are some 'ue' sounds: 
    Blue                                       Argue
Rescue                                        Tissues