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SG2 Modular Summary

 

NEXUS SCHOOL: MODULE SUMMARY

Term 5 Topic:  Habitats

TERM: 3  (2018) CLASS:   SG2                  Teacher: Megan King
Physical Development

·         Circuits – improving co-ordination, following a schedule, improving fitness and communication through group activities

·         Through dance children will improves communication and social skills. practise and perform basic and challenging moves

They will improves fitness, health, agility and co-ordination skills and develop spatial awareness.

 

Communication and Language

·         Lego Therapy – for students developing interaction communication.

·         Individual Communication – Students will learn to use their individual communication aids (PECS books, Communication Books, iPads) to enhance their communication skills.

·         Writing opportunities for diary, posters, narrative and letters. Practicing Handwriting 15 each day.

·         Developing communication through group activities and discussing their work using individual communication aids

 

Mathematics

 

·         Basic number skills

·         Using money

·         Multiplication/division

·         Measures

·         Shapes

·         Fractions

Food Technology

 

·         Developing skills of cutting, slicing and peeling when preparing food for cooking.

·         Shopping trips to local supermarket to buy the ingredients.

·         Setting the table and dining using appropriate manners

·         Preparing simple ingredients and investigating textures and flavours

Science

 

·         Planting herbs

·        animals and their homes

·         Habitats around the school

·         Our allotment – growing fruits and vegetables

·         Investigating bugs and ponds

·         Making bird feeders

 

Creativity

 

·   Listening to wildlife-inspired music and miming the movements of different animals

Making Feeling Flowers

Making a bird feeder

Decorating plant pots

 

Computing

 

·         Recall internet safety rules

·         Word processing skills literacy

·         Research, information etc

·         Online shopping

·         CAD/CAM program

 

PSHE/RE/Work related learning

·         Personal Care

·         Working Together

·         Mindfullness/How am I feeling?

·         Laundry, Cleaning, Recycling, Shopping

Literacy

 

·                    Guided Reading

·                    Seasonal poetry

·                    Short stories

·                    Non-fiction text

 

 

Humanities

 

·         English Woodland

Creatures in the Sea

Cold Climates

Deserts

Rainforests