Welcome to Kindergarten 3

Being Communicators

Some students have acted out their reading group plays and all of us have dramatized our Unit of Inquiry story- It Takes A Village. We have also had fun building the teen numbers and being teachers for each other. We also counted the bags for Karan Kashor to make sure...

Giving learning a context and purpose

We have been practising to skip count in 2's. We had fun answering questions and making up stories with groups of 2. We have written stories with a friend, and we continue to work with the Precious Stones to create our story about Precious Stones and Shining Stars. We...

Putting Our Learning Into Practice

Some of our friends read a play to us and Miss Simone's class. We also played Maths number and calendar games with them. We used our Ten in The Bed boxes to double numbers, make 10, subtraction and addition problems. We added quantities on playing cards.

Consolidating!

We painted our salt dough ornaments that we made for Procedural writing. We finished learning about all the vowels and wrote some word families. We also drew our reflections for the year book: Surprise! And we started working on recording the instructions for the...

Coming Next Week! ABIS CHARITY BAZAAR!

The Community Council have organized a new event. A Charity Bazaar! An event where you can sell items that you may not need or use anymore. Keep in mind that the items MUST be in good condition, and small enough to transport. The event will take in place in the Gym on...

Measuring. Making & Materials

We started measuring lengths in the classroom using non-standard measuring tools (ruler, feet and highlighter pen). Several students made a rabbit independently after it was their reading book. We discussed the properties and characteristics of materials while...

The magical process of compost!

K3 students are becoming experts at composting organic waste. We have been learning why it matters to compost and how to do it during STEAM, as well as writing about it in a How-To Book to launch our procedural writing unit. To help our K3 writers think about all of...

Colours, Numbers Reading And Writing

This week we have been busy consolidating lots of our knowledge. We built "teen" numbers and problem solved subtraction story sums. We also practised counting backwards. We practised writing words. Mohammed Omar showed us how to make a bird that he learnt from his...

Oman Week Sunday & Monday

We had the special Oman Week Launch and we dressed up in local dress or the Omani flag colours. We learnt about Omani culture: making baskets with palm leaves, making Omani bread, making Laban, rocking a baby to sleep, looking at wooden boat models, looking at items...