Stage 2 Overview Term 3, 2020

Dear Parent/Caregiver

Welcome back to another term of learning at Woonona Public School. This overview will provide information about student learning this term.

Maths

Year 3

Across the term students will be learning about:

• building instant recall for x2, x3, x5, x10
• exploring patterns across place value, addition and subtraction and number charts
• exploring length in mm and area in square cm
• revising and building the recall of x10 and x2 and using these to solve division sums
• exploring angles
• learning the 3 multiplication facts and the related division facts
• investigating volume

Year 4

Across the term students will be learning about:

• building our instant recall of the multiplication facts across x1, x2, x3, x4, x5, x10, x6, x8, x9
• continuing to develop strategies to help us work out multiplication facts
• finding the area of rectangles
• subtraction with an algorithm
• working with factors
• developing strategies to multiply two-digit numbers by a single-digit

CAPA

This term students will firstly explore making music to reflect landscapes and images. The second half of the term they will be learning to perform a variety of common dances.

PDHPE

During the term students will be investigating the big idea, 'How can I adapt to a changing world?'

During PE students will be exploring and investigating, 'How can I create new games and rules?'

Sport

Students will be selecting an activity from a variety of sports and they will be learning how to play this across the term. Towards the end of the term on Friday Week 8 we will be holding a fun Stage 2 gala day where students will be playing against each other in their chosen sport.

As always if you have any questions or concerns regarding your child’s learning please don’t hesitate to contact the classroom teacher through the office.

The Stage 2 Teaching Team