Summer 1 week 5
This week we are starting to look at balanced arguments. Question: Is Fagin a Villlian?
What is a villain? Dictionary definition:
Watch the clips below again. Write reasons For and against Fagin being a Villian.
This week we are looking at decimals and decimal fraction equivalents. Watch the clips below to help with decimal place value and fraction/ decimal equivalents:
Summer 1 week 4
Watch both clips of Fagin. Write notes about Fagin's appearance and personality. Watch the clips again. Think of different sentences to write a character description about Fagin. Try and think about what you can see, how he treats the boys, regrets he might have. Include fronted adverbials, noun phrases and commas in a list.
This week we are looking at fractions of amounts and fraction word problems. Watch the clips below to help. Then answer testbase questions.
Summer 1 week 3 (Week beginning 26th April)
R.E. - Book of Daniel
Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego are thrown into the fiery furnace. They refuse to bow and worship the image of gold set up by King Nebuchadnezzar. Why?
This story is not often told. What can we learn from this story? What do you think happens when the men are brought out of the furnace? What questions would you like to ask Shadrach, Meshach and Abednego?
Dr Barnardo and Lord Shaftsbury were reformers during the Victorian era. Read through the powerpoints to find out how the helped poor Victorian children.
Summer 1 week 2 (wk beginning 19th April)
For English this week we would like you to complete a comprehension - History Hackers, Victorian venture.
There are also 3 revision documents to go through - Small reading comprehension - ring a ring a rosy, Spag - tense and vocabulary work below:
For maths this week we have attached an addition and subtraction arithmetic practice sheet. We are also continuing with adding and subtracting fractions. This week, with different denominators. Follow the Oak academy clip to help understand how to do this. Then answer calculations involving adding and subtracting fractions. For an extra challenge, there are some word problems to answer.
Go through the Powerpoint about William Morris. Write a fact file about him. Look through his designs, do you like them? If so why? If not why?
History - The Victorians
This week we are looking at jobs poor Victorian children had. Read through the powerpoint to see how difficult life was for a poor Victorian child. Then complete the activities attched under the powerpoint.
Summer 1 week 1 (Week beginning 12th April)
For English this week we would like you to find out about Charles Dickens. Watch the bbcbitesize clip below and write a fact file about Chales Dickens. Who was he? When was he born? What did he do? How is he famous? Which time in history did he grow up in? What was life like in Britain at this time?
Watch the clip about the poor house in the Victorian times. What was life like during this time? Would you have liked to live in the poor house?
In maths this week we are finding out about how to add and subtract fractions. Watch the clip below about how to add and subtract fractions with the same denominator. Then try working on the worksheets below.
Watch the clip below and read the pdf to find out about Queen Victoria and our new history topic - The Victorians!
Our Christian value for this half term is friendship. Follow the powerpoint and get some ideas to write your own recipe for friendship.