Wednesday 29 April 2020 29.4.20
Wednesday Challenge- we are learning to round a number to the nearest hundred.
Top tip – Look at the tens digit– 5 tens and above- round up to the next hundred, 4 and below- round down!
You can also place the number on a number line.
For example 200 243 300
243 is closer to 200 than 300.
2300 2364 2400
2364 is closer to 2400 than 2300
SUPER- 124 246 385 732 671 659 256
FANTASTIC – 361 294 732 694 352 742 806
SPECTACULAR- 234 703 1263 2481 6539 4567
Daily Maths- We are developing our knowledge of the 3,6 and 9 x table.
Extra Challenge– Make up 3 more ‘real-life’ calculations which develop our 3 X, 6 X and 9X division skills. Key vocabulary- share, equal, between, each.
Sumdog-we are learning to develop our Time and Times Table skills. Try this week’s new challenges.
Daily Literacy -We are learning to use interesting and exciting verbs to improve our writing skills.
Go to the link https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zfc2mfr
Watch the clip again.
Task= Activity 3
Use the verb list to write an exciting paragraph about the gorilla monster arriving in town.
Improve and continue the story starter below, just as we do in class. Use describing words, openers and verbs from the list to engage the reader.
The gorilla monster walked into the town and looked around at the tall buildings. It was quiet, all he could hear was the sound of…
TOP-TIP- REMEMBER OUR P4W NON-NEGOTIABLES. – correct punctuation, finger spaces, spell everyday words correctly, neat cursive handwriting.
Daily Spelling -add 2 ‘high frequency’ words from your list to today’s activity.
Reading for Pleasure– develop your reading skills. Enjoy at least 30 minutes reading a text of your choice.
Read 5 ideas for balancing work, learning and family life. Go to Buckstone Buzz on School News.
Have a good day, everyone!