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Home Learning 1st - 5th February

Lesson Friday 5th February

English

9:30-10:30

Introduction

WALT: use similes and personification to improve our writing.

Today we are going to learn about similes and personification. 
Please watch Part 1 of the video on Dojo named "Similes and Personification". 

Independent Activities

Open the document below named "Similes and Personification".

Complete the first activity. Write three similes for each of the pictures.

 

Now watch Part 2 of the video on Class Dojo about personification and alliteration.

 

Complete the second activty. Write three personifications for each of the pictures.

 

Extra challenge!
If you want to challenge yourself complete the alliteration challenge at the bottom of the page. 

Write three phrases that use alliteration for each of the pictures.

Feedback

Try and post the learning during the lesson if you can, so we can give feedback and support.

 

Remember to send a message on your portfolio if you need any help 😊

Maths

11:00 – 12:00

Introduction

WALT: divide by 8 and 6

 

Please see today’s video on Class Dojo named ‘Dividing by 8 & 6’

 

Remember knowing your times tables will help you with division so we have uploaded the domino games and the following videos may also help you.

 

8 times tables:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0X620IeUkYE&list=PLb7Q5jsm9eh_fdDPQmVpyp4XRu-raUbHc&index=4

6 times tables:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9os1VUUp5io&list=PLb7Q5jsm9eh_fdDPQmVpyp4XRu-raUbHc&index=2
Independent Activities

Now answer the following questions:

  1. 88 ÷ 8 =
  2. 168 ÷ 8 =
  3. 232 ÷ 8 =
  4. 3368 ÷ 8 =
  5. 1723 ÷ 8 =
  6. 66 ÷ 6 =
  7. 126 ÷ 6 =
  8. 214 ÷ 6 =
  9. 2124 ÷ 6 =
  10. 1131 ÷ 6 =

 

Upload your answers to these onto Class Dojo so that we can mark them and see if you have understood how to do this.

Now open one of the Reasoning and Problem-Solving Sheets below. Please only complete ONE sheet. Some of the questions are repeated on the different sheets.

If you are not feeling very confident, please complete

Reasoning and Problem Solving 1”.

Most of you should be aiming to complete

Reasoning and Problem Solving 2”.

If you are feeling confident and want to challenge yourself, please complete

Reasoning and Problem Solving 3”.

If you are not sure which to complete, please message Miss Glover or Miss Forbes and we will be able to help you.

Feedback

Try and post the learning during the lesson if you can, so we can give feedback and support.

 

Remember to send a message on your portfolio if you need any help 😊

Reading

1:00-1:15

Introduction

Read for 15 minutes either to yourself or someone in your house.

Please log into Epic  https://www.getepic.com/  where you will find allocated books of your level that you can then quiz on using Accelerated Reader… https://ukhosted47.renlearn.co.uk/1893691

Independent Activity

Not applicable today.

Feedback

Try and post the learning during the lesson if you can, so we can give feedback and support.

 

Remember to send a message on your portfolio if you need any help 😊

Topic

(DT – Cooking)

1:15-2:45

Introduction WALT: understand and apply the principles of a Maya diet.

Independent Activity

Remind yourself of what the Maya ate and enjoy making a traditional Maya dish or Maya inspired dish.

 

The recipes we found shared on Tuesday can be found below if you wish to follow any of these.

You might have found your own Maya recipe or you may want to make up your own Maya inspired dish by using ingredients that the Maya ate.

 

Remember to get permission and help from an adult when making any food!

Feedback

Try and post the learning during the lesson if you can, so we can give feedback and support.

 

Remember to send a message on your portfolio if you need any help 😊

Please see below for the additional 10-minute activities that we complete during the school day.
Spellings

Spelling Test!

Ask an adult to read out your spellings to you and let me know how many you get right!

Good luck!

 

Next week's spellings can be found below.

For our last week we are going to be focusing on our Award Spellings which can be found following this link…

https://www.stjamessch.co.uk/spellings-2/

 

If you are not sure which Award Spellings you are on, message Miss Forbes or Miss Glover on Dojo.

Times Tables

Our times tables practise, and test sheets can be found here…

https://www.stjamessch.co.uk/tt-rockstars-1/

Remember you have 5 minutes practise and 3 minutes if you want to test (4 minutes if you are on Olympic or Championship).

Practising on TT Rock Stars will also support your learning of times tables. Log in to try and beat your best score.

https://play.ttrockstars.com/auth/school/student/11919

Timestables.me.uk is also a great website where you can pick the times tables you want to practise.

 

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