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Dungannon Primary School


Welcome to Mrs Wharton's LSC Class.



Literacy - September - October 2021

This term we will be studying:

Language & Literacy


· Recognising/Using basic punctuation in a sentence – capital letters and a full stop and consistently remembering to use these.


· Write a word to finish a sentence/Talk about, plan and record sentences based on pictures, topic work or personal interest.

· To read over their work to check if it makes sense and to correct their mistakes.

· Develop letter formation/Think about spacing between words and size of letters.

Spellings and Phonics

· Know initial sounds from units 1 - 8 Sounds-write programme/Know and understand that the same sound can be represented in more than one way.

· Identify and categorise the most common spellings of the same sound eg boat, no, tow, note.

· Be able to spell an increasing number of commonly used High Frequency words independently.


· Be able to recognise some words/Increase reading accuracy and fluency.

· Promote use of expression when reading.

· Encourage children to talk about what they have read.

· Locate information in a picture/text in order to answer questions.

· Make use of Bug Club and/or Accelerated readers

Numeracy - September - October 2021

Mathematics & Numeracy


· Number recognition & ordering numbers to 5/30/100

· Written methods for addition/subtraction involving single digits/two digit numbers with and without exchange.


· Calendar work using days of the week and months of the year.

Shape & Space

· Recognise, name, sort & talk about 3D shapes

Mental Maths

· Rounding numbers to the nearest 10

· Counting forwards and backwards in steps of 2

World Around Us - September - October 2021

World Around Us - Wonderful Me


· Observe and record weather daily using symbols (COT)

· Observe seasonal changes in the landscape (COT)

History ( A Sense of the Past/ An Awareness of Evidence/ An Awareness of Time

· Use words and phrases relating to the passing of time (COT)

Science and Technology

· To know that we have senses and these help us to understand the world (I)

We will be investigating each of the 5 senses through practical activities and thinking about how the senses help to keep us safe.


Contact Details

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

T: 028 8772 2250


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