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Week 7 Term 2, 2008

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Mariah

Maths-1 pg per week of Singapore Maths.

Science- Listen to Two Thumbs the Koala by Leslie Rees
Coloured a koala picture with information labels.
Language Arts

Dictation- 5 Sentences per week. The Elves and the Shoemaker

Spelling – Schonell
12 words, Test

Phonics
3 pages of photocopied book

Copywork- 6 lines

Literature- Mariah read MANY books from a boxed set of graded readers.

Read Aloud Listened to mum read three Patricia Polacco picture books. 'Some Birthday', 'My Rotten Redheaded Older Brother' and 'Applemando's Dreams'.

History-

St Christopher, read the two different stories listed below
Christopher the Holy Giant -Tomie dePaola
St Christoper for Little Catholics



Malachi


Maths- 3 pgs per week of Singapore Maths.

Science- Listen to Two Thumbs the Koala by Leslie Rees
Coloured a koala picture with information labels.

Language Arts
Read Aloud- Listened to mum read three Patricia Polacco picture books. 'Some Birthday', 'My Rotten Redheaded Older Brother' and 'Applemando's Dreams'.
Audio- Heard: Prince Caspian, Voyage of the Dawn Treader, The Horse and His Boy, The Silver Chair, The Last Battle

Latin Responses- Use Mass Card & Confiteor Daily

Dictation- 1 Paragraph, Schonell's. Revised misspelt words.

Spelling – Schonell
12 words, Test

Phonics
3 pages of photocopied book

Copywork- 6 lines.
Literature- Cherry Time at Bullerby, 1 Chapter, Read MANY graded readers from Box set.

Faith- The Mass explained to Children by Maria Montessori Chp 3
Completed related worksheet from Salessian Publ.
History-

St Christopher read the two different stories listed below
Christopher the Holy Giant -Tomie dePaola
St Christoper for Little Catholics




Xavier



Maths-
4 pgs per week of Singapore Maths. Still really struggling with Maths this year, Dad also taught long division to X.

Typing- Typing Tutor
60min+ per week.

Language Arts
Read Aloud - Audio- Heard: Prince Caspian, Voyage of the Dawn Treader, The Horse and His Boy, The Silver Chair, The Last Battle
Latin Responses - Use Mass card & Confiteor Daily

Dictation/Spelling -1 Paragraphs per week, Schonell
Write a Paragraph, take 2 days
Re-write misspelt words
Test misspelt words
X is really struggling to hear some of the sounds, I need to do some sort of revision work.

Copywork- The Laurel and the Harp
3 stanzas per week.

Literature-'Tuggerung' by Brian Jacques

Faith- The Mass explained to Children by Maria Montessori Chp 3
Completed related worksheet from Salessian Publ.


History-
1. Read Galen and the Gateway to Medicine

2. Make a centurion's helmet (see mum for instructions)
X. Worked really hard with mum on this, this is the first hands-on project he has really undertaken

3. Visit www.usborne-quicklinks.com and enjoy
X enjoyed playing the Roman battles.



Dominic

Maths-2 hrs per week - Mathematics.com
Print out sheeets.

Science- Exploring the world of Chemistry
Read one chapters and answer questions.

Typing- Typing Tutor
50min+ per week.

Language Arts

Read Aloud- Audio- Heard: Prince Caspian, Voyage of the Dawn Treader, The Horse and His Boy, The Silver Chair, The Last Battle

Dictation/Spelling -1 Paragraphs per week, Schonell
Write a Paragraph, take 2 days
Re-write misspelt words
Test misspelt words
D is really doing splendidly in his spelling.


Latin Responses- Mass Card and Confiteor Daily

Copywork
3 stanzas per week.

Faith- The Mass explained to Children by Maria Montessori Chp 3
Completed related worksheet from Salessian Publ.

History

1. Make a centurion's helmet (see mum for instructions)

2. Visit www.usborne-quicklinks.com and enjoy



Chiara


Maths-2 hrs per week use Mathematics.com/ Singapore Maths

Geography- Croatia
Use the internet for information, Present the information
Project/notebook style
Capital City
1. What is the capital city?
2. What is its population?
3.When was it founded?
4. Was it always known by its present name? If not, what did it used to be called?
5. List some of the major landmarks of this city. (ie. Buildings, bridges)
6. Include a map of the city and pictures of it as well. Remember to label your pictures.


Science-
Exploring the world of Chemistry
Read two chapters and answer questions.
Language Arts
Dictation- 3 Paragraphs per week.

Spelling – Wordly Wise
2 Word Lists per week., Tests

Chiara is consistently not doing all her work, choosing only to do those subjects which interest her. Her book reading is once again out of control.

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