Welcome

thumb_Photo on 15-01-2016 at 5.22 pm_1024Welcome to Mrs Ryan’s Class Blog.  My name is Rebecca Ryan and I am currently teaching year 3 students.  This blog provides students the opportunity to access educational resources as well as a place where their work can be showcased.

This blog has grown over many years and provides a vast array of educational games and activities for primary aged students.

Please take the time to explore my blog and please leave a comment.

Basketball Clinic

On Monday the year 3 & 4 students had their first of four basketball clinics.  Two coaches, Marcus and Xavier from the Hawthorn Basketball Association came to our school to teach us different skills, such as dribbling and shooting skills.  They will visit another three times prior to our participation in the Hooptime competition.

Week 8 – Daily Five Activities

Respond to reading

TASK:  Select one of the following authors to research: J.K. Rowling, Rowan Mcauley ‘Go Girl’, John Marsden, Paul Jennings and Mem Fox

Create a profile of your author on a Google Slide presentation, including;

  1. Name
  2. DOB
  3. Death (if applicable)
  4. Books written
  5. Family
  6. Where they were born
  7. Where they currently live
  8. Past careers
  9. Interesting facts

Work on Words

TASK:  Click on the link below to learn about letter clusters and spelling patterns using interactive word searches.  Complete at least four of the word searches.

Read to someone 

TASK:  Select a text from one of the featured authors.  Read to a partner and together write a summary of what was read.  Repeat with the other partner.

Read to self

Sustained reading for 20 minutes.  Select a text from one of this week’s featured authors: Rowan Mcauley ‘Go Girl’, J.K. Rowling, John Marsden, Paul Jennings, Mem Fox

Listen to reading

Listen to 2-3 of the below texts.  Write a short book review, suggesting who you would recommend the story to, why and a short synposis of what the book is about.

I’m Australian Too – Mem Fox

Possum Magic – Mem Fox

The Rabbits – John Marsden

Little Squirt – Paul Jennings

 

Book Week ~ Buddy Rug Reading

Book Week was full of lots of fantastic learning and opportunities to engaging with books.  To end the week we walked with our buddies over to the park.  At the park we shared stories we had written especially for our buddies.

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