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Week beginning 11th May 2020

Friday 15th May 2020

Happy Friday!

I hope you all have had a good week. Below you can find your topic lesson for this week along with the maths and English tasks :). It has been lovely seeing your work. You are all working so hard. If you would like to send me any completed pieces, please email me on puffin@lmpsdorset.co.uk, I really enjoy hearing from you. 

Have a great weekend!

Today’s tasks:

Maths task 1https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-4/ Please complete Summer Term Week 4 (w/c 11th May) Lesson 5 ‘Friday maths challenge’ today. Please have a go at the activity.

Maths Task 2 - please complete up to 1 hour on Mathletics (https://login.mathletics.com/)

Maths Task 3 - complete the sessions set on TT Rockstars (https://ttrockstars.com/).

English Task 1 - spend 15 minutes on Spelling frame Rule 20 games then complete a practice test when you feel confident. The rule is ‘possessive apostrophe with plural words’. To help further visit, https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zvwwxnb/articles/zx9ydxs

This week’s words are:

  • Girls’
  • Boys’
  • Babies’
  • Children’s
  • Men’s
  • Dogs’
  • Parents’
  • People’s
  • Rabbits’
  • Women’s

English Task 2LO: To revise word types.

Today we are going to practise our ‘SPAG’. We are revising the different types of words. Can you remember what a noun, verb, adjective, adverb are? What about a determiner and pronoun? Can you explain them to an adult and give some examples?

Circle all the verbs in the sentence below.

     Anna washed the grapes and shared them with her friends.

Write one word on the line below to complete the sentence in the past tense.

     I ___________________ to Scotland during the school holidays.

Circle the adjective in the sentence below.

     Take  a  blue  crayon  from  the  box  to  colour  in  the  sky.

Circle the adverb in the sentence below.

     We all sang loudly in assembly.

Write one adverb to complete the sentence below.

     We cut out the shapes ________________________.

 

Now as its Friday let’s play a game!

Have ago at the online game ‘Crystal Explorers’ on BBC bitesize

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zkbkf4j/articles/zbm8scw

 

Thursday 14th May 2020

Good morning!

I hope you all are keeping safe and well. Below you can find your science for this week along with the maths and English tasks :). It has been lovely seeing your work. If you would like to send me any completed pieces, please email me on puffin@lmpsdorset.co.uk .

Have a great day!

Today’s tasks:

Maths task 1https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-4/ Please complete Summer Term Week 4 (w/c 11th May) Lesson 4 ‘Area counting squares’ today. Please watch the video then have a go at the activities that are below and mark with the answers.

Maths Task 2 - please complete up to 1 hour on Mathletics (https://login.mathletics.com/)

Maths Task 3 - complete the sessions set on TT Rockstars (https://ttrockstars.com/).

English Task 1 - spend 15 minutes on Spelling frame Rule 20 games then complete a practice test when you feel confident. The rule is ‘possessive apostrophe with plural words’. To help further visit, https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zvwwxnb/articles/zx9ydxs

This week’s words are:

  • Girls’
  • Boys’
  • Babies’
  • Children’s
  • Men’s
  • Dogs’
  • Parents’
  • People’s
  • Rabbits’
  • Women’s

English Task 2 –  LO: To write a description using noun phrases and in style of a recipe.

Today you are going to have a go at writing a ‘Rainforest Cocktail’. Have a look at the attached power point ‘Rainforest Cocktail’ and have your ideas from yesterday nearby.

Here is Mrs Gould’s ‘Rainforest Cocktail’. Can you identify the features of the instructional text (recipe)?

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Now see if you can use all your ideas and write your on Rainforest cocktail recipe.

A little extra… if you would like you could write up or type up your cocktail and decorate. We would love to see what you have done so ask an adult to email them into us.

 

Wednesday 13th May 2020

Hello!

I hope you are all well and having a good start to your week. Below you can find your music and French tasks for this week :). It has been lovely seeing your work. If you would like to send me any completed pieces, please email me on puffin@lmpsdorset.co.uk .

Have a great day!

Today’s tasks:

Maths task 1https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-4/ Please complete Summer Term Week 4 (w/c 11th May) Lesson 3 ‘Perimeter of rectilinear shapes’ today. Please watch the video then have a go at the activities that are below and mark with the answers.

Maths Task 2 - please complete up to 1 hour on Mathletics (https://login.mathletics.com/)

Maths Task 3 - complete the sessions set on TT Rockstars (https://ttrockstars.com/).

English Task 1 - spend 15 minutes on Spelling frame Rule 20 games then complete a practice test when you feel confident. The rule is ‘possessive apostrophe with plural words’. To help further visit, https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zvwwxnb/articles/zx9ydxs

This week’s words are:

  • Girls’
  • Boys’
  • Babies’
  • Children’s
  • Men’s
  • Dogs’
  • Parents’
  • People’s
  • Rabbits’
  • Women’s

English Task 2LO: To use expanded noun phrases.

We would like you to watch the two short video clips about the Rainforests.

What different things can you see and hear? What words could you use to describe them? The attached power point might also help.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8myYyMg1fFE

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

 

Write down all your ideas of what you can see and hear, describing words and phrases and interesting sentences. We will then use these ideas in tomorrow’s lesson.

 

Tuesday 12th May 2020

Hello!

How are you all? I hope you are all ok! I wonder if any of you have tried the new PE challenge yet? I gave it a good go but I am sure you have done better than me! You have all been working so hard with your home learning, I am very proud of you all! I have been keeping an eye on everyone’s progress on Mathletics, Spelling Frame and TTR, keep it up! If you would like to send me some of your work, perhaps some of your cat stories from last week, please email me on puffin@lmpsdorset.co.uk .

Have a terrific Tuesday!

Today’s tasks:

Maths task 1https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-4/ Please complete Summer Term Week 4 (w/c 11th May) Lesson 2 ‘Perimeter of rectangles’ today. Please watch the video then have a go at the worksheet which you can download below and mark with the answers.

Maths Task 2 - please complete up to 1 hour on Mathletics (https://login.mathletics.com/)

Maths Task 3 - complete the sessions set on TT Rockstars (https://ttrockstars.com/).

English Task 1 - spend 15 minutes on Spelling frame Rule 20 games then complete a practice test when you feel confident. The rule is ‘possessive apostrophe with plural words’. To help further visit, https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zvwwxnb/articles/zx9ydxs

This week’s words are:

  • Girls’
  • Boys’
  • Babies’
  • Children’s
  • Men’s
  • Dogs’
  • Parents’
  • People’s
  • Rabbits’
  • Women’s

English Task 2LO: To proof-read for spelling and punctuation errors.

Read the sentences below, what mistakes do you notice? Now write the corrected sentence out (Remember to think about spelling, punctuation and your handwriting).

1.            wen I grow up im gowing to be a teacher

2.            you shudnt wurry if you mak a mistack

3.            the gurl fought she was tuff

4.            you must where a toonic for the drama day

5.            we arnt able to get ontoo the train

6.            its hard to wurk wen peeple coff threwout the leson

7.            won day he told me two go away becos I was being childish?

8.            i wos fankfull that the dog wos playfull

 

Monday 11th May 2020

Good Morning!

I hope you are all well and had a lovely weekend. Did any of you celebrate VE day with your families on Friday? I did! We made cakes and had a picnic in our garden. This week there is a new PE challenge for you to have a go at this week:

Week 2 - The Press Up Challenge

 Weekly PE Challenges - can you compete with your family to see who can achieve the best? Look at the document at the bottom of your page: Challenge 2 The Press Up Challenge

Please send pictures or videos to Miss West (osprey@lmpsdorset.co.uk ) so we can create a montage of our skills to put on the website.

Have a great day!

Today’s tasks:

Maths task 1https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-4/ Please complete Summer Term Week 4 (w/c 11th May) Lesson 1 ‘Multiplying and dividing problem solving’ today. Please watch the video then download White Rose Questions from the bottom of this page and mark with the answers.

Maths Task 2 - please complete up to 1 hour on Mathletics (https://login.mathletics.com/)

Maths Task 3 - complete the sessions set on TT Rockstars (https://ttrockstars.com/).

English Task 1 - spend 15 minutes on Spelling frame Rule 20 games then complete a practice test when you feel confident. The rule is ‘possessive apostrophe with plural words’. To help further visit, https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zvwwxnb/articles/zx9ydxs

This week’s words are:

  • Girls’
  • Boys’
  • Babies’
  • Children’s
  • Men’s
  • Dogs’
  • Parents’
  • People’s
  • Rabbits’
  • Women’s

English Task 2LO: To read and retrieve information from non-fiction texts.

This week in English we are going to link our work with our Rainforests topic. Today we want you to read the non-fiction text and answer the questions. The reading comprehension can be found below at the bottom of the webpage.

Questions:

  1. Why do you think Rainforests are called rainforests?
  2. What fraction of our medicines have been found in the rainforests?
  3. Name the two different types of rainforest? Can you explain how they are different?
  4. Which rainforests are nearer The Equator- Tropical or Temperate?
  5. Explain why the rainforests are important to humans.
  6. Read the last line…what is your opinion and why?