Year 1

Term 4 Overview

In Term 4 (is it really Term 4 already?!), we face an action-packed 11 weeks that will focus a lot on consolidating the skills we have been learning all year and building on them to get ready for Year Two. We will be covering the following units of learning this Term:

Reading
- Making connections with texts
- Guided Reading groups
- Understanding Explanation Texts
- Summarising
- Becoming experts at choosing Just Right books

Writing
- Adding detail to Narratives
- Creating Explanation Texts
- Practicing punctuation
- Recounts of special events

Numeracy
- Place Value
- Addition and Subtraction strategies
- Fractions
- Multiplication and Division revision
- Location and Mapping

Science
- Chemical Science

Wellbeing
- Positive Relationships (Emotional Literacy)

Spelling & Handwriting
- Maintaining good habits
- Practicing high frequency words
- Extending vocabulary

Other Units of Learning
- Art
- Sport
- Italian
- Music
- ICT
- Gardening

In addition to all of these exciting moments, it’s also the Term for Swimming Lessons, the Year One Camp Experience, Reno Rumble Day, The Arts Festival and Reports! To stay up to date with everything, please keep an eye on Compass and the School Calendar and we look forward to highly successful Term working with you all.

 

Year 1 teacher contacts:

Elly - benjamin.elly.e@edumail.vic.gov.au

Trist - jones.tristram.t@edumail.vic.gov.au

Josie - chan.josie.c@edumail.vic.gov.au

Natalie - apostolidis.natalie.n@edumail.vic.gov.au

Matt - brown.matthew.s@edumail.vic.gov.au

Viv - amiel.vivien.m@edumail.vic.gov.au

John - giles.john.r@edumail.vic.gov.au

Georgie - mcinnes.georgina.m@edumail.vic.gov.au