Good morning Year 5,
Well done to our fabulous bloggers and e mailers yesterday – Logan, Tanisa, Dan, Evie, Lydia, Dhanshri. I check the responses until about tea-time so if you blog or e mail very late, I may not see them until today.
Here are today’s tasks:
Summer Reading Challenge
Have you logged onto this? Let me know.
Go onto the ‘Book Sorter’ and check the recommendations. Hope fully libraries will be open soon – tell me what book or books you want to read next.
Today we are going to look at expanded noun phrases. The following link will act as revision:
The noun can be expanded by more than just an adjective though. Noun = girl. This can then be expanded with an adjective: ‘the tall girl’ is a simple expanded noun phrase. ‘the tall girl by the wall’ would be a more complex expanded noun phrase.
This is explained more here:
Task 1 – Have a go at the following (you can just blog the underlined bit):
Task 2 – Complete the following (I know that this was our them last week but never mind!):
This week we are going to look at how chocolate is made and the processes the raw materials go through to end up as the chocolate that we all enjoy today. Chocolate is made from cocoa beans which come from the cocoa (or cacao) tree.
Today, we are just going to focus on the first few stages of this process – how the beans are grown and what the farmers do with them.
Read the following:
Have a look at the following video:
Write a brief explanation about what you learnt from the clip and the reading. What are the first 3 stages?
Another bit of revision for you today on fractions and decimals, before I have a chocolate related puzzle for you tomorrow!
Have a go at these questions:
Here are the answers so that you can check how well you did – no peeking before solving!
Look at the following clip – How does music make you feel?
Tell me your favourite song/songs and how they make you feel. Why do they make you feel that way?
Mrs Millard XX