Wednesday 20 May 2020 20.5.20
Wednesday Challenge- we are learning to calculate half.
Top- tip – 36 – Partition the number- 30 6 Find half of thirty then find half of 6. 15+ 3= 18 146 Partition the number- 100 40 6 Find half of 100, half of 40, half of 6. 50+ 20 +3 = 73
SUPER – 8 16 20 24 12 14 10 18 50 100
FANTASTIC– 64 86 38 54 76 92 248 466 156 472
SPECTACULAR– 264 486 254 638 870 494 362 574 936
Daily Maths- We are learning to write a fraction. We are learning what each part of a fraction means. We are learning to recognise and shade a third of a shape.
Key Words– numerator, denominator, whole, fraction, equal
Go to the link- find out how fractions are written by mathematicians- what does each part mean?
Write these fractions as a mathematician would – with a numerator on top and a denominator on the bottom.
One half, one quarter, one third.
SUPER– Numbers 1 and 2
FANTASTIC-Numbers 1, 2 and 3
SPECTACULAR– Number 1,2, 3, 4 and 5.
Daily Literacy- We are learning to use apostrophes to combine words.
Go to the link and complete activities 1 and 2
Extra Challenge- Add more words to your list of contractions. Make sure that you put your apostrophe in the correct place. Find your ‘hot-spots’ – which are the tricky ones?
P4W CHALLENGE 1- LITERACY
The editor of your newspaper has asked you to write the front page story, telling the nation about the sinking of Titanic on 15 April 1912. You need to tell the readers about the tragic events of that night, the facts, figures and information they would want to know.
See yesterday’s blog for more information.
Your assignment is due on Friday morning and can be uploaded as a word document, a photo or a pdf. You can submit it through the submission box found on the ‘assignment box’ on Teams. If you have problems uploading your assignment to Teams, you can send it via the office.
Daily Spelling – choose an activity to work on your spelling words.
Extra Challenge– Listen for the short or long vowels. Add more words to the Spectacular list.
Reading-Using your Bloom’s sheet, write down four questions you would like to ask the main character in your reading book.
Reading For Pleasure– enjoy relaxing with a text of your choice for at least 30 minutes each day.
We are developing our listening skills by listening to David Walliams read at ‘Elevenses with David Walliams’.
French – We are learning to develop our French speaking skills.
We are continuing to say numbers
Click on the link below for a variety of activities to help you develop your skills.
Art and Design– we are developing our knowledge of the Scottish artist and architect Charles Rennie Mackintosh. See yesterday’s blog.
Science investigation– We are learning to think like scientists. See yesterday’s activity.
Extra Challenge– Write up a Lab Report describing your experiment. Use diagrams to add extra detail. Reflect on your investigation – how could you have improved it?
Take a Moment!
Have a good day- enjoy the sunshine!