|NEXUS SCHOOL: MODULE SUMMARY|
|TERM : 3 CLASS : Primary 7|
This term we will practise the use of money in everyday situations. Pupils will learn new skills through games and role-play.
|Communication and Language |
Reading: Pupils take part in up to five individual reading sessions per week as well as other activities supporting their reading skills (story time, phonics, etc.)., This term we will introduce guided reading to support reading comprehension.
Writing: Twice a week pupils take part in writing sessions where they can practise and develop their writing by using preferred medium (handwriting, computer/laptop, ipad, etc.)
Phonics: Pupils attend phonics session every day, where they will learn new phonemes, practise their reading and writing, through various group activities and games.
All sessions will have sensory activities for those pupils who require it.
|Physical DevelopmentPupils start every morning and every afternoon with sensory circuit to prepare for learning- activities change every term. Twice a week they attend PE lesson to develop and practise motor skills. Some pupils follow individual physiotherapy and movement programmes to support their development.|
|Expressive Arts and Design|
Art and design– this term we focus on our topic:
‘Winter. Pupils will create different artwork to celebrate changing seasons and express their emotions through art.
Music-Pupils attend one interactive music lesson weekly, where they can learn new songs and explore musical instruments. Music is present as a part of many other lessons and play time for pupils to enjoy rhymes and musical stories.
|Understanding The World|
|This term pupils will learn about winter and how it changes lives of people and animals around us. Lessons will help them to understand changes we can see all around us and appreciate them.|
Food Technology-Pupils will learn how to use kitchen utensils and how to prepare a simple meal. They will explore new flavours and textures and learn about healthy lifestyle.
Pupils have access to various devices used extensively as a part of class activities: laptops, ipads etc., where through work they learn and practise their computing skills, which also helps them to explore technology during play time. During the lessons pupils use our interactive ‘whiteboard’, this offers them a wide range of task and activities to support learning and understanding.
|Personal, Social And Emotional Development|
|Pupils will discuss and continue to learn about being a good friend: how to be nice to each other and how to play together, share and take turns.|