Topic learning - History
We have been learning about the Iron age. Today we will think about when each age occurred and in what order. Look at the powerpoint below and learn what it means to put things in chronological order.
Download the cards below. Can you put them into chronological order?
If you need any help- use google classroom to post questions.
It was parents evening this week and I wanted to say thank you to all parents who I had the chance to speak to- it was great to talk to you about how your child is getting on! If you have got parents evening next week, can I ask you to check your junk mail boxes for my zoom email- because you don't have my email in your contacts the email seems to send it to the junk box. Let me know if you have any issues finding it. I sent the emails out on Saturday morning.
One of the things that I spoke to a lot of parents about at parents evening was getting your child to do lots of writing at home. This is why I am asking for a homework around writing this week!
Keep a diary of your weekend. Tell me about Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
In a diary you include:
What you got up to
How you felt
Dear diary, Friday 27th November 2020
I was in the blue zone this morning- I was really tired. I walked to school- it was really cold and foggy. I don't like the fog. First we went for our weekly run around the pitch. After that we did our writing. Next was playtime, I played stuck in the mud. After playtime we went to Violins.
Lunch today was pizza and salad and it was delicious. After lunch I felt really sleepy. We went to the library and then it was hometime. When I went home I played with my brother. Then I did some painting. I went to sleep early because I was in the blue zone again.
Dear diary, Saturday 28th November
I woke up late this morning and had breakfast while I looked out the window. I still felt really tired. I got my toys out and played for a bit. After about an hour of playing we went to the park- I played stuck in the mud and grandmothers footsteps. We came home and had pasta for lunch- it warmed me up after being cold outside.
Next I read my book for about half an hour and then did my homework.
Do your diaries in your homework books and bring them back on Monday!
Have a great weekend!
Happy Friday Maisha!
Here are today's tasks! Let me know on google classroom if you need any support.
Read Chapter 1 Of School Swap and complete the multple choice questions- Enjoy!
LO To retell a story.
Finish off retelling the story of Henry the Book Eating Boy. Things I would like to include :
Your story that has a clear beginning, middle and end
A conversation between Henry and someone
Can your write it in your homework book and upload a picture to purple mash?
We will be at violins as usual for part of the morning- listen to this beautiful piece of music "Four Seasons by Vivaldi" can you hear all the different instruments? Can you spot the violins?
Today in circle time we are thinking about how to be kind. Talk to your family about :
What is kindness?
How does it feel when someone is kind to you?
How could you show kindness to others?
Read all about Carbohydrates:
1 Why are carbohydrates good for you?
2 Name three carbohydrates.
3 Why is brown bread better for you then white bread?
Maths - Multiplication
Smile method - but trying to multiply completely in your brain:
3 x 30
2 x 40
3 x 30
5 x 20
2 x 30
5 x 50
Find the missing numbers;
3 x 8 = 30 - 6
3 x 8 = _ x 4
_ x _ = 18 - 1
Retell the story of the incredible book eating boy- make sure you put the events in the correct order. Remember you can magpie words and phrases from the book.
Watch the video below about Iron Age:
Complete the different tasks.
Homework is a little different this week!
Nxt week is parents evening on zoom. You may have already received an email with a zoom link for you to use for your appointment -if you haven't yet don't worry I will be sending the rest out over the weekend.
This week we learnt how to use google classroom which we will be using in the event of a lockdown or a bubble closure, I also want to use it to give you interactive homework.
Read the above link and watch the video about the Bronze age. Then comment below with any new fact that you have learnt about the Bronze age. I would like everyone to comment something about the Bronze age to practice using google classroom.
Aaya and Najla- can you do this on purple mash on the blog as I am still waiting for your google classroom logins to come through.