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Thursday

Reading

 

Today, you will begin reading Chapter 3 of ‘The Iron Man’. Today’s reading pages are 43-45 (cities and the towns.)


Work through the Reading PowerPoint and complete today’s written task. The chapter is attached below.

 

Here is the order we usually follow in class for Reciprocal Reading:

  • Predict (sensible guess)

  • Read the pages

  • Clarify the meaning of words you didn’t know 

  • Answer the questions

  • Summarise

 

Literacy

 

Today, you are going to be planning your own newspaper report. When planning, you must consider the features you learnt about and identified yesterday.

 

You are going to plan your newspaper report 1 section at a time.

 

R/O-You must plan your newspaper name, headline, opening paragraph (who, what, when, where, why) and draw a picture with a caption that you will be able to put into your report. For your main body, I would like you to come up with a bank of some direct speech that could be included, some past tense adverbials and some third person pronouns.

 

G/Y-You must plan your newspaper name, headline, opening paragraph (who, what, when, where, why) and draw a picture with a caption that you will be able to put into your report. For your main body, I would like you to come up with a bank of some direct speech that could be included, some past tense adverbials, some formal reporting language and some third person pronouns.

 

Take a look at an example of the newspaper report I wrote and magpie some ideas for your plan.

 

Maths

 

Today, you are recapping previous learning to

 

Here is the link to a video that will teach you everything you need to know for this lesson, just as I would teach you in class: https://vimeo.com/498265698 

 

After you have watched the video, have a go at answering the questions on the attached worksheet. Afterwards, you can mark your answers and ask a grown up to go through any mistakes you made that you don’t know how to correct.

 

Attached is a true or false for you to answer. Work through it and explain your answers. This is just a discussion to have with somebody else, you do not need to write anything down.

 

Green-Start from 4.

Yellow/Orange-Start from 2.

Red- Start from 1.

 

Design and 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.

 

Story Time

 

Please listen and enjoy a chapter a day of this incredible book.

 

Varjak Paw by S. F. Said

 

Chapter 10

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=taNNCFcW4ew

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