Year 3 and Year 4 Work Book Standards


HAND WRITING

We expect...

  • the long date
  • the date is underlined in red pen using a ruler.
  • work is ruled off at the end with red pen and a ruler.
  • missed line.
  • finger spacing.
  •  a sharp pencil to be used.
  • self,  buddy and teacher assessment in the margin.

SPELLING

We expect...

  • a page ruled into six boxes.
  • the short date  written at the beginning of each day.
  • the number written to indicate what activity you have completed.

WRITING, DEVOTIONS AND READING ETC

We expect...

  • the short date written in the top left hand corner.
  • an underlined title if necessary in red pen using a ruler.
  • self, buddy and teacher assessment in the margin.
  • work to be ruled off in red pen using a ruler

MATHS

We expect...

  • only pencil will be used in maths book.
  • margins ruled (2 squares wide) if there are none. using a red pen and a ruler
  • the short date.
  • one number in each box.
  • the page of text book written (e.g p17).
  • numbers written down the margin on the inside.
  • working out to be shown down the left hand column first and then the right hand column.
  • answers and working out to be ticked in pencil or red pen.

Year 5 through to Year 8 Work Book Standards

MATHS

We expect

  • only pencil to be used for all working out.
  • the short date underlined in red pen using a ruler.
  • the learning intention written out in full.
  • the problem numbered in the margin.
  • the problem written one digit per square.
  • the margins ruled on the left hand side and middle of the page are one square in width and ruled on red pen using a ruler.
  • the days work will be ruled off in red pen using a ruler.

READING

We expect...

  • that Year 7 and 8's will be writing their responses in blue pen.
  • that Year 5 and 6's will write in pen or pencil at the teachers discretion. 
  • the full date to be written and underlined in red pen using a ruler.
  • the heading or title underlined in red pen using a ruler.
  • responses to reading activities numbered in the margin.
  • the days work will be ruled off in red pen using a ruler.

WRITING

We expect...

  • that Year 7 and 8's will be writing in blue pen.
  • that Year 5 and 6's will write in blue pen or pencil at the teachers discretion. 
  • the full date to be written and underlined in red pen using a ruler.
  • the learning intention (WALT) to be underlined in red pen using a ruler.
  • students to miss a line as they write for teacher, buddy and self assessment and marking.
  • the days work will be ruled off in red pen using a ruler