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Hello from Mrs Mack and Primary 5

Please see our termly newsletter below:

In Primary 5 our learning will include



Maths and Numeracy

  • Understanding what the value of each digit in numbers are worth and strategies for increasing and decreasing them
  • Adding and subtracting up to 4 digits with carrying and exchanging.

At home you could
  • Spot large numbers around you, read them aloud, write them down and calculate with them.


  • Use modelled Reading Strategies to show comprehension of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.
  • Use active literacy strategies to reinforce spelling patterns,
  • Use powerful verbs and adverbs in our writing

At home you could
  • Ask them to make up interesting verbs for actions you are doing 
  • Encourage them to read for 10 minutes a day



Health and Wellbeing

  • Learning how good friendships and relationships contribute to our and others wellbeing
  • Learning the importance of Fair Trade and what this means as a consumer and producer.
At home you could

Discuss the qualities of a good friend and what makes you a good friend
Look at food labels and discuss for/against buying Fairtrade

Religious Education

  • Learning about Saint Louise, our Patron
  • Looking at the Parishes associated with our school, the churches and the clergy

At home you could
  • At Mass look at what is on the altar, chat with other parishioners and the Priest

Across The Curriculum

  • Skipping skills
  • Fitness

At home you could
  • Practise skipping rhymes and play ropes together


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