Remind yourself of the work that you completed on Tuesday looking at punctuation. Complete this lesson reminding yourself how to use semi-colons in your writing.
As an extra activity, why not look back at your story about the ‘train graveyard’. Have you added any semi-colons? Could you add some sentences that include semi-colons?
Have a listen to Harry Potter chapter three:
Thinking about the skills that you will have used on Tuesday, can you put them together to answer these word problems?
Now check your answers:
Finally, have a go at these questions online:
Today, we are going to learn some key geography skills all to do with the world that we live in.
First, let us think about continents. There are seven. Can you name them?
Read the information on this website to see if you are right and to learn more about the continents.
Have a look at this map to see where the continents are in comparison to each other. Remember that this picture shows the world as flat to make it easier to see. The world is round and the continents are further away from each other than they appear.
Next, let’s think about the world’s oceans. There are five. Can you name them?
Read the information on this website to see if you were right and to learn more.
Now have a look at the map again to see where all the oceans are.
Now try these tasks to test your knowledge.
See what you can score on this quiz.
Why not draw a detailed picture of the continents and oceans on a A4 sheet of paper. Make sure you label each continent and ocean. To bring your drawing to life, why not add something that represents each continent i.e. an animal or a landmark that might be found there e.g.
Other tasks you could do today:
- Go to https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/group/p08b0ct7 and watch a Shakespeare play for free.
- Go to Saints TV on YouTube and watch an old Saints game.
- Complete some activities on your NPAT Reading Bingo challenge
- Go on a virtual tour of Buckingham Palace and learn about royal history at https://www.royal.uk/virtual-tours-buckingham-palace
- Complete some science experiments at http://www.sciencefun.org/kidszone/experiments/
- Go on a virtual tour of Ancient Mayan ruins at http://sunfunnelmedia.com/pano/xunantunich/Xunantunich-belize-mayan-ruin-pyramid-virtual-tour.html
- Make a time capsule about your time in lockdown that you can look back on in years to come and share with your children or grandchildren. https://kidsofthewild.co.uk/2020/03/29/make-a-time-capsule-coronavirus-covid-19-kids/ here are some ideas to help you out.