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Thursday 14th

Thursday 14th January

Below you will find all the learning for today. This includes reading, writing, maths and a foundation subject (Science, Geography, History, R.E, Computing, art or Design Technology). The coloured activities should be completed if your child is in that group in class. Reading texts and worksheets can be found at the bottom of the page. 

 

Reading - William Shakespeare Fact File (3 Star version)

Check the bottom left corner for the 3 stars before starting to read (pages 5-6 of the document below)

Predict - 

Have a quick glance at the first page before reading. 

What type of text are you reading? What do you see (features) that makes this clear?

From the title what will you find out about?

Clarify - Use a dictionary or a search engine such as bing.com to find the meaning of these words. 

baptised - 

merchant - 

heiress - 

heartrending - 

disillusionment - 

legacy - 

Summary - 

Write 5 interesting facts about William Shakespeare that you didn't know before. Write them clearly and use full punctuation. Try to keep your handwriting neat as you go. 

 

Writing 

In this lesson, we're going to be analysing the opening scene of "Macbeth".

This is a really important scene, because this is when Macbeth meets the witches, and they tell him their prophecies.Before you start the lesson, you need to get a pen or pencil or paper, or anything that you'd like to write on.

 

The lesson starts  with a quick writing warm up, and then moves on to look at the text type features of a play. Then, we will look at the opening, and read some of the excerpts aloud, and check for vocabulary meaning. After that, we will try and see, if we can picture the setting in our minds. Finally you will write sentences about the opening

 

Green and Yellow - write five sentences, ensure you use additional descriptive techniques such as expanded noun phrases and parenthesis to add extra detail.

Orange and Red - Your five sentences should include expanded noun phrases and use 'with' as a conjunction to add extra detail.

Blue - Your five sentences should include adjectives and use 'and' as a conjunction.

 

Maths - Decimals 

Today we are going to use our understanding of place value to multiply by 10, 100 and 1000. Click here for your learning video.

 

Your worksheet is in the documents section at the bottom of the page, please look at your groups colour to see which questions I would like you to answer.

 

Green and Yellow - questions 1,4,5,6,7

Orange and Red - questions 1,2,3,4

Blue - Today you will be adding and subtracting again but today you will need to exchange some numbers. Your learning video is here and your worksheet is at the bottom of the page - remember you do not need to print them, you can write your answers on any paper you have.

 

Foundation - PHSE

ZOOM 1:00

 

Today is an opportunity for us all to get together and share our news, ask questions about our work or the world around us and just chat. I would like to think about positive things and I would like it if you could think of the best thing that has happened in your lives since we last saw each other. 

Our meeting ID is 628 940 6543 and the password remains the same as last time, if you would like a reminder just email me.

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