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MONDAY 15TH JUNE - FRIDAY 19TH JUNE

Monday 15th June 

Literacy Activity

Comprehension with a picture

 

Tarzan

(Credit: Paulo Visguiero)

 

  • Describe this setting. How could you describe the trees? The vines? The light and shadows?
  • What time of day is it?
  • Why is Tarzan riding on the back of an ape?
  • Can Tarzan trust the ape? Can the ape trust Tarzan?
  • Where are they going?
  • Compare the stories of Tarzan and Mowgli (The Jungle Book). What’s similar and what’s different

 

Challenge: Write your own story about a child raised by animals.

Maths Activity

 Today we will be revisiting some of our work from last week and will be looking at dividing 1 or 2 digit numbers by 100. White Rose - Home Learning Week 7 Remember you can use a place value grid like we have in class to support you if you need it.

 

Click on the picture below to be taken to the video and please see activities and resources below.  

 

A Place Value grid if you need it (taken from twinkl.co.uk) 

Non Core Activity: Computer coding 

 

Today we will be continuing with our work on Variables used to count and keep track of scores in computing. You can again, access the espresso coding website by clicking the image below. You can add your work to the school gallery if you wish to do so. 

 

Today you can try Lesson 5, 6 and 7 if you wish. 

 

Username: Student25454   Password: pupils

 

Tuesday 16th June

Literacy Activity

Lesson 1

 

This week, we will be looking at continuing a story. In the first lesson, we will look at the key features of a story.

 

Follow the link below to complete the lesson.

 

https://www.thenational.academy/year-4/english/story-identifying-the-features-of-a-text-year-4-wk2-3

Maths Activity

Today we will be looking at Summer Term home learning Week 8 - and we will be revising and practising writing decimals.  Click onthe picture below to access the video and see the worksheets and answer sheets below. 

 

            

Non-Core activity – Spanish

 

Hola. Today we will continue with our Spanish lessons by looking at how to say your birthday in Spanish.

 

Follow the link below to complete the lesson.

 

Disfrutar!

 

https://www.thenational.academy/year-4/foundation/saying-your-birthday-in-spanish-year-4-wk3-2

Wednesday 17th June

Wellbeing Wednesday

 

This week you will be thinking about your dreams and goals. Who are your heroes? What would you like to achieve? How are you going to reach your goals? 

 

Firstly, enjoy some Calm Me time with Mrs Cocker and then have a go at completing the worksheets below or make your own poster including inspiring words, quotes and pictures. 

 

You may also want to have a listen to some stories about dreams and goals, click on the link below and you will find a marvellous assortment of children's books about inspiring people. 

https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=little+people+dream+big

 

Enjoy a singsong with your family, here are some songs you will know from assembly. 

Thursday 18th June

Maths Activity

Today we will be looking at Summer Term home learning Week 8 Lesson 2  - and we will comparing decimals.  Click onthe picture below to access the video and see the worksheets and answer sheets below. 

Literacy Activity

Lesson 2

 

Today we will do a lesson focused on SPAG. Follow the link below to complete the lesson on fronted adverbials.

 

https://www.thenational.academy/year-4/english/story-spag-focus-fronted-adverbials-year-4-wk2-4

 

Non-Core activity – School trip!

 

Our topic this term is the rainforest or as we like to call it, ‘Rumble in the Jungle!’ As part of this amazing topic, we are going to go on a school trip despite the lockdown. However, unlike most school trips we won’t even need to leave our houses!

 

We will be visiting Chester and Edinburgh Zoo.

 

 

Follow the links below to have a virtual tour of the zoos.

 

Chester Zoo

 

https://www.chesterzoo.org/virtual-zoo-2/

 

To watch live tours.

 

 

To watch previous tours.

 

Edinburgh Zoo

 

https://www.edinburghzoo.org.uk/webcams/panda-cam/

 

Select the live webcam of the animal you want to see:

 

Remember, always ask for permission from an adult before you go on the internet.

 

Challenge: Write down all the animals you have seen. Can you find out some facts about them?

 

Have fun!

Friday 19th June

Maths Activity

Today we will be looking at Summer Term home learning Week 8 Lesson 3  - and we will be ordering decimals. Click on the picture below to access the video and see the worksheets and answer sheets below. 

https://vimeo.com/427995825

Literacy Activity

Lesson 3

 

In the lesson today, we will plan and write up our part of the story. Make sure you include the key features we have looked at so far.

 

Happy writing!

 

https://www.thenational.academy/year-4/english/story-continue-a-story-year-4-wk2-5

Non -Core Activity - Art ( Guided Drawing) 

 

Today's activity is an art activity where you can practise your drawing skills with a tutorial from Art for Kids hub that we have used in class before. Today the tutorial is 'How to draw a realistic toucan'

 

Click the picture below to be taken to the tutorial

 

You can colour your Toucan however you like - you might choose to use realistic colours, hot colours or cold colours or even fill your toucan with zentangle patterns. Be creative and happy Friday.

 

 

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