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# Thursday

Yesterday we continued reading the story of Aladdin. We reached the part where Aladdin has tricked Jafar into becoming a Genie trapped in a lamp! Today we are going to finish the story.!

Open up Thursday’s reading documents in the resources section at the bottom of the page:

Read through the instructions - they will guide you through the activities you are going to do when you have read today’s pages (p.28-29)

Writing:

This week we have continued to develop our writing skills using the story of Aladdin.

Yesterday we practised how to plan our writing of a build-up to a story. Today we are going to write our build-up to Aladdin, guided by the online lesson below.

Open up the link below. It is an online lesson teaching us how to write a build-up in a story:

The video will guide you through some different activities, step by step.  You will be guided through writing a story build-up.

Go to the resource section at the bottom of the page.

Open up this document: Writing -  Thursday 28.1.21 and find the right activity for your group.

Maths

Green/Yellow/Orange-

Today in Maths, you will be learning to multiply 2-digit numbers by 1-digit numbers but this time with some exchanging.

Below is the link to a video, as exchanging is a new piece of learning I would like you to answer the questions on the video for today’s learning. Make sure you pause the video to allow yourself time to work out the answers and then mark them as you go along. Always go back and re-watch the parts where you got the answer wrong or found it difficult.

Please make sure the sound is on.

https://vimeo.com/489849543

There are some more questions at the bottom if you want a challenge or find working alongside the video difficult.

Red-

Today in Maths, you will be learning to divide by 4, the PowerPoint will guide you through then have a go at the questions.

Blue

Today in Maths, you will continue with your subtractions crossing 10s.

Once you have watched this video, complete your group's task. Remember you can always refer back to the video if you need to. When you have finished, get a different coloured pen and check your work with an adult using the answers provided.

Attached is a true or false question for you to look at and talk through your thoughts with an adult. Please remember you do not need to write down this answer to this unless you want to as it is just for discussion.

Design & Technology

Today we are going to begin a DT project that will continue into our next lesson in a couple of weeks time.

The focus of this DT project is to look at recycling plastic and its uses.

Read through the PowerPoint to get some background information.

Your task is explained in detail on the PowerPoint. You will be designing a product using recycled plastic. We have designed items/objects before in DT, so you should know what you are doing in this context.

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