- Log on to MyOn and read for 15mins, you can also read a book from home if you prefer. Don't forget to complete an AR Quiz when you finish your book.
- Go to TT Rockstars and practice your times tables for 15min. Why don't you challenge a friend in a competition?
- Head over to EdShed to do your spellings for the week. There are also this weeks activities to download if you wish.
Grammar and Punctuation
To support the teaching of Grammar pupils can answer this weeks Grammar Hammer work sheets. The sheets refer to year groups. Stage 5 - Year 5 and Stage 6 - Year 6
To support English this week there will be daily zoom meetings. These will be used to support and guide pupils in accessing the pre-recorded videos and resources.
This week we will be focussing on descriptive writing. By Friday you will have written the opening of a first person recount of a fictional event (a meteor strike) and you will have the opportunity to share your writing during Friday's zoom meeting.
In today's lesson, we will be using the vocabulary for sights, sounds and emotions that we gathered yesterday to practise writing complex and compound sentences to make our writing more interesting . Join the live zoom meeting at 9:30 and watch the pre-recorded lesson to guide you through the activities. Use the activity sheet to up-level the simple sentences.
There will be live Maths lesson at 1.30pm on Zoom. All zoom links will be posted on class dojo so that you can log on to the lesson each day.
Today's lesson focus will be finding fractions of amounts. The live lesson will give examples of the questions before pupils have the opportunity to go away and answer additional questions in their own time.
After answering the questions I would also like the pupils to access a few problem solving questions on LBQ.
In this weeks lesson we will look at how the earths orbit around the sun effects the sunrise/sunset/daylight hours throughout the year.