Complete this reading lesson
The author of this book, Malorie Blackman, was our author of the term before school closed. Can you remember the titles of any more of her books? As an extra task, why not complete some research on Malorie Blackman and her books.
Every Friday, you will now have a selection of maths challenges to complete before your day’s activities.
Here are your first set of challenges:
Now we are going to apply the skills that you have learnt this week to some fraction reasoning problems.
Here are some arithmetic questions to warm you up:
Now check your answers
Now try these reasoning problems. There are some skills involved that you haven’t recapped this week but we have done before. Just give it your best effort and if you get stuck, e-mail me.
Now check your answers.
How did you get on?
Over the next few weeks, we will be completing lots of work on your transition to secondary school. You should have all seen/received your transition booklet by now and some of you will have heard some information from your secondary school.
Complete the lesson at the link below to start thinking about what secondary school will be like.
We haven’t done science for a few weeks as our topic isn’t easy from home. However, here are some science experiments that you might like to try.
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.
- Create a garden scavenger hunt that all of your family can take part in. It could be as simple as find a stick, find a red insect or you could create clues that they have to follow to find the ‘treasure’.