viernes, 28 de octubre de 2016

This week in Third Grade...

In Natural Science, we´re looking at the animal kingdom.  The children are learning about vertebrates and invertebrates and how to classify the animals within these subcategories.  Here´s a short video to help your kids study:

In Social Science, we´re finishing up the unit on maps and how to read them.  Practice finding coordinates at home with this latitude/longitude game:

In English, we are learning about chores.  How do your kids help at home? You can practice their new vocabulary by including them in everyday routines!

Here are some fun photos from various classes this week:

Sabrina teaching the Hokey Pokey in 5 year-old B

Liz teaching how to describe prices and quantity in 2A

3C working hard on their assignments

jueves, 27 de octubre de 2016

Web Resources to practise the Latitude and Longitude

Hi everybody!

We are working a very difficult topic in 3EP: latitude and longitude.

We know it is difficult. That's why we suggest our students to play online games.
Here are some useful web resources to practise these concepts:




We hope these links will help them studying.

viernes, 21 de octubre de 2016

This Week in Second Grade...

In Natural Science we´ve been learning about arthropods and molluscs.  Here´s a cute video featuring some of our favourites.  Which one is your favourite?

In English we´re learning about different types of food.  Here´s a worksheet for practicing "a" and "an."  Can you find your favourite foods here?
In Music we are learning how to read notes and how to take care of our voices by using breathing and vocal exercises.  You can practice at home with this video.

viernes, 14 de octubre de 2016

This Week In First Grade...

Here are some fun songs that can be used to review different body parts at home.  Shake your bones to the Skeleton Dance!  Parents, you can also play Simon Says to reinforce the vocabulary learned at school.

We´re also learning about classroom objects and classroom rules. Here's a cute video of the Minions and some of their classroom rules - are they similar to yours?

viernes, 7 de octubre de 2016

Hello everyone, welcome back to school!  Our names are Liz, Sabrina and Vicky and we are the language assistants for the 2016-2017 schoool year!  Liz and Sabrina are from the United States and Vicky is from the United Kingdom.  We are excited to spend this school year at Mater Immaculata and have a lot of fun activities planned to practice and improve English in the classroom.  

To celebrate Autumn and Halloween, we have decorated the bulletin board with festive colors and images.  

Stay tuned for more updates about what we´re learning at school!