Encourage your child to read everyday there is a number of websites which offer free resources for you to access for your child
The focus in maths has been fractions
Finding equivalent fractions
Adding and subtracting fractions with the same denominator
Fractions can be great fun if you use sweets/pizza/cake to find the fraction of a number how many sweets can you have if you can only have 1/3.
Finding equivalent fraction using a number line
finding equivalent fractions using a number line
identifying fraction that are equivalent
adding and subtracting fractions with the same denominator
adding and subtracting fractions witht the same denominator
All of the above links are the same website and there are lots more on there for the children to explore and extend their own learning
In recent weeks one of our main focuses has been fronted adverbials, which the children have been applying to the writing. We have also been looking at using subordinating conjunctions to add detail to our writing. Here are some website mostly BBC Bitesize which have many activities for your child to do.
Children are expected to write for a number of reasons recently we have wrote fictional stories and a persuasive letter. It would be great if you could encourage your child to write their own version of our recent story ‘The Secret of Black Rock’ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ani1erQaiGI
Moving on from this it would be great if the children could change this to a newspaper report where they list facts of the story in the style of a journalist. https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/z2yycdm/articles/z2gk9qt
Spelling punctuation and grammar
We would like you to design and create a model aquarium using resources that you can find around your house.
You may want to research these sea creatures so you get the shape, size and colour of them correct.
We look forward to seeing and displaying your creations when you return to school.
Watch this episode of Blue Planet:
Research how the sea creatures have adapted to live in these parts of the ocean.
You can present your work in any way that you like.