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Dungannon Primary School


Welcome to Mrs Wharton's LSC JS Class.



Literacy - April - June 2019

Language & Literacy – In this term we will be studying:


  • Understand and use the term ‘adjective’ appropriately
  • Identify adjectives in different texts. 


  • Understand that letters are written for a range of purposes.
  • Become familiar with the layout of a letter.


  • Use adjectives to make sentences more exciting.


  • Know and understand that the same phoneme can be represented in more than one way.
  • Identify and categorise the most common representations of the same sound eg boat, no, tow, note.
  • Be able to spell an increasing number of commonly used High Frequency words independently.


  • Increase reading accuracy and fluency.
  • Promote use of expression when reading.
  • Locate information in a text in order to answer questions.Identifying the main points in a short text


  • Accelerated Reading and Bugclub texts



World Around Us - April - June 2019

World Around Us (Topic Work) -

Our topic this term is ‘Our Town Dungannon”

As the topic develops the children will have the opportunity to develop their Geography, Science and ICT skills through investigation of the following areas:

  • Exploring the main features of the local area
  • To represent simple journeys on a map to and from local areas
  • Identify differences between the past and present
  • Identify some things that have stayed the same and some things that have changed
  • That we are responsible for looking after our world

The Blue Planet


Our topic this term is “The Blue Planet” where we are focussing on different aspects of water.

We made tea and coffee to observe how water changes from a liquid to a gas. We also looked at Monet’s water lily picture and create our own pond collages.

Currently we are working very hard at preparing our song “Mr Blue Sky” for Dungannon Musical Festival.


Numeracy - April - June 2019

Mathematics & Numeracy – In this term we will be studying:


  • Use a standard written method for vertical addition and subtraction using TU/Th H T U numbers
  • Rounding numbers to the nearest 10/100


  • Estimate and measure using 1kg/half kg and 1 kg and grams
  • Estimate and measure using 1 litre/half litres, litres and half litres and millilitres

Mental Maths

  • Develop quick recall of x2 x5 x10 multiplication tables
  • Counting on and back in 2’s, 5’s and 10’s using numbers to 100

Contact Details

Dungannon Primary School,
Circular Rd,
County Tyrone,
BT71 6BE

T: 028 8772 2250


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