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This week we have really got our teeth stuck into Information Texts. We have been reading so much information about Jamaica and have been processing and analysing it to organise and write in our own way. We recapped on features of an Information Text and spent time drawing together everything we have found out in order to write our own Information Book all about Jamaica. 

Maths has been all about shape. We recalled what we had learnt in Year 1 about 2D shape and used this to help us describe the features of 3D shapes. We learnt about right angles and the names for 7 and 8 sided shapes. We investigated 3D shapes and talked about grouping them by their features. 

In Science we have been looking at the suitability of materials. Is a fabric spoon useful? We have used our skills in reasoning to explain why certain materials are better for a job than others. 

Last week we learnt about devices which have cameras and talked about how easy it is today to take photographs. Next week we will be taking our own photographs and looking at how to make a subject the centre of the picture and how to focus a device.

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How you can help!

Telling the time is tricky!! We will be recapping on O'Clock and half past and also looking at quarter past.

we will be using what we know about how many seconds there are in a minute and how many minutes in an hour to solve simple word problems. Anything you can do to reinforce this at home will be helpful. 

Talk about any plants we eat and which part of the plant we eat. Is it the leaf, the bulb, the stem or the flowers? 
practise 2, 5 and 10 times table facts and corresponding divisions

About Us

At Hall Meadow we promote achievement in all areas and from all members of our community. We respect and value each person as unique. We work together to create an active, caring and high quality environment that encourages self-sustaining lifelong learning.

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Teaching & Learning

We are a fully inclusive school, children are always at the centre of everything we do. The curriculum is innovative and provides maximum opportunities for intellectual, social and emotional development. The children study the National Curriculum through themes such as 'Keen to be Green'.

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Hall Meadow Primary School

Packer Road
Lake Avenue
Kettering
Northamptonshire
NN15 7RP
Phone : 01536 417627

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