February 27

Homework 2017

This year we have established the following guidelines and expectations around 3/4 student’s homework.

Students need to

  • READ for at least 30 minutes every night. Book titles need to be recorded on the title tally list in the                  homework books.
  • One summary per week about the book they are currently reading.
  • Select one new word from their just right book to investigate,in order to expand their vocabulary. The     outline of the aspects of the word they need to investigate is added below. Expanding Our Vocabulary Homework outline-1dsn26y
  • HOTmaths tasks will be given every couple of weeks. Students will be told when a task is “live”. Students can go onto HOTmaths to revise at anytime by navigating the website.
  • Homework should be handed in on Fridays and books will be returned on Mondays.
February 9

Establishment Program 3/4A

The kids in our class fit together like a wonderful jigsaw!

Students have made me cubes in our Establishment Program. They shared information about themselves as a getting to know each other activity.

We read the book Enemy Pie and wrote our own recipes for friendship.

February 9

Welcome to 2017!

We have settled in and are busy establishing our routines and getting into our curriculum. We are looking forward to meeting with parents at information night tonight and at parent teacher discussions coming up soon.

Please find the 3/4 Handbook below and read about the various aspects related to students in 3/4.


Hope to see parents tonight, if you are unable to attend please read the information and if you have any further questions call school or email me to discuss.

Thank You

Andrea Gale