Thursday, 18 January 2018

Hi all,

Just a reminder the AGM is on the 1st of February in the Hilton Hotel from 7.45-10.00.

Information:
- Input on the use of iPads in Belmayne ETNS to support teaching and learning.

Workshops:
- Homework in Belmayne ETNS
- Positive mental health in Belmayne ETNS and the wider community

Tuesday, 16 January 2018

Term 2, Week 2 - Monday 15th January - Friday 19th January

Spellings
  1. next
  2. quit
  3. make
  4. pay
  5. main
  6. clay
  7. waist
  8. rainstorm
  9. half
  10. quarter
paint, train (extra)

Thematic Words: definition, explanation, description, emotions, homophone, thunder, Climate Change

English:
  • Phonics and Grammar: (a) Underline the spelling you think is correct (b) Choose the correct word from the list to complete each sentence (c) Use the correct homophone there or their/are or our
  • Homophones: Choose the correct word to complete each sentence
  • Spelling: Write each of the spelling words going across and then going down
Reading -  Read the passages Ali Baba (Monday) and Dippy The Duckling (Wednesday), re-tell in your own words and orally answer the questions at the bottom of the page.

Maths:
  • 2 digit addition and subtraction with some regrouping
  • Word Problem
  • Tables Champion 10+

Monday, 8 January 2018

Week 12 Monday 8th January - Friday 12th January

Spellings
  1. cliff
  2. off
  3. air
  4. hair
  5. pair
  6. stair
  7. chair
  8. hairbrush
  9. September
  10. October
  11. dairy
  12. airport
11 and 12 are optional extras

Thematic Words: weather, material, data, resilience, category, explanation

English:
  • Phonics and Grammar 'air' words. Wrong sheet on front of booklet (crossed out), correct sheet given instead (separate)
  • Comprehension:  - Read the folktale A Visit From Planet Zog and complete the questions based on it. 
  • Spelling: Show how many syllables in each spelling word

Reading -  Read the passages Pet Monster For Sale (Monday) and Isaac Newton (Wednesday), re-tell in your own words and orally answer the questions at the bottom of the page.

Maths:
  • 2 digit addition and subtraction with some regrouping
  • Word Problem
  • Tables Champion 9+
INTERNATIONAL WEEK 22 ND -26 TH JANUARY

Dear Parents, Guardians, Members of the School Community

We will be celebrating International Week in Belmayne ETNS from Monday 22 nd January – Friday 26 th January 2018.
We are looking for parents and family members to come into school and get involved in our celebrations!!!
●Would you like to teach some children a traditional song or dance from your country?
●Can you give a talk about a famous artist, sports person or hero from your home country?
●Could you show us how to cook up a traditional dish from your home country?
●Are you able to teach us how to say a few greetings in your home language?

●If you would like to be involved or help out in any way during our week of fun please email/ chat to Viv –

belmayneetviv@gmail.com or GearĂ³id belmayneetgof@gmail.com

or have a chat with your child’s class teacher.

Wednesday, 6 December 2017

Winter Assembly

Our Winter Assembly will take place on Tuesday 19th December at 11 am.

We now have most of the costumes we need for the performance but if you have any of these items at home we would be grateful if you could bring them in this week. We will take care of them and give them back after the show.

  • Reindeer Antlers
  • Santa hats
  • Old CD player

Thank you :)

Tuesday, 28 November 2017

Homework 28.11 - 1.12
Spellings:
young, double, trouble, country, nourish, July, August, touch, thick, thin
(extra: cousin, country)

Tables Champion:
+8 Tuesday - Thursday

English
Tuesday - Adjectives - circle the adjectives and underline the nouns
Wednesday - Comprehension:  - Read the folktalr Johnny Appleseed and complete the questions based on it. 
Thursday - Spelling: Make a word search using this weeks spelling

Reading
Read the passages A knock-Knock Joke (Monday) and Lost and Found (Wednesday), re-tell in your own words and orally answer the questions at the bottom of the page.

Maths:
  • 2 digit addition and subtraction with some regrouping
  • Word Problem

Monday, 20 November 2017

Spellings - (wa)

  1. duck
  2. click
  3. was
  4. wash
  5. wasp
  6. swan
  7. watch
  8. swallow
  9. May 
  10. June
 Extra: swamp, swallow

Thematic Words:  Imam, local, habitat, electronic, over-arm, effort

English:
  • Monday - Phonics: wa - (a) write some 'wa' words in the swan (b) complete each sentence with a 'wa' word (c) give each proper noun a capital letter
  • Tuesday - Adjectives (a describing word) - Use an adjective to describe the head, body and feet of your alien
  • Wednesday - Comprehension:  - Read the story The Camping Trip and complete the questions based on it. 
  • Thursday - Spelling: Write this weeks spelling in a fancy way
Reading -  Read the passages Greenhouses (Monday) and Sun Showers (Wednesday), re-tell in your own words and orally answer the questions at the bottom of the page.

Maths:
  • 2 digit addition and subtraction with some regrouping
  • Word Problem
  • Tables Champion 7+