If you are thinking of activities to do during the weekend then remember you can log on Active Learn Primary to access reading materials, Mathletics and Times Table Rockstars to play maths games and practice timetables as well as Purple Mash to access other educational games and activities.
We hope you have a lovely, restful weekend.
PE with Joe Wicks
Jasminara, Nasima and Louise's group
1. Add some missing words
• Read Extract 1. Write what the missing words could be.
• You can check your answers at the end of this pack. Are there any times when you prefer your idea to the original words?
2. Find out about the background to the story
• Read Background to Henry’s Freedom Box.
• Read and answer the Comprehension Questions.
3. Now for some writing
• Imagine you are Henry. Write a letter to a friend from when you were a child, explaining your story.
• You can use the Map of Events from Day 1 to help you.
Try these Fun-Time Extras
• If you could meet three of these people who would you choose? What would you ask them?
o Henry ‘Box’ Brown
o Olaudah Equiano
o Ignatius Sancho
o William Wilberforce
o Harriet Martineau
o Ottobah Cugoana
o Thomas Clarkson
• Try to find out some more information about them.
Vicky and Bonnie's groups
1. If possible, open the PowerPoint – Noun Phrases.
- Read through it, revising nouns, adjectives and adverbs.
- See if you can tell someone what a noun, an adjective and an adverb are. If you get muddled, re-read the slides until you are clear.
- If you cannot open a PowerPoint, look at Revise Noun Phrases.
2. Locating nouns, adjectives and adverbs.
- Read the story of The Girl Who Cried... Monster!
- Use one colour to highlight 10 of the nouns in the story.
- Use a second colour to highlight 10 of the adjectives.
- Use a third colour to highlight 5 of the adverbs.
Nasima, Louise and Jasminara's group
You will be using your understanding of rounding whole numbers with today's activities. Watch the video to remind yourself of how to round numbers. You can pause the video if it asks you a question to give you some thinking time. Watch it more than once if this helps.
Then click on 'BBC Bitesize' for further explanation and activities. Answer the questions and then check by scrolling to the bottom of the PDF.
Vicky and Bonnie's groups
BBC Bitesize has partnered with White Rose Maths to create a series of challenges to test your problem-solving skills. Each one gets a bit more difficult, so see how many you and your family can do together.
When you finish the challenges, practise your basic skills on Mathletics.
But, whatever they’re doing, all computer scientists rely on ‘computational thinking’.
Click on the link below to find out more about computer science then complete activities 1-3.
- Play Barefoot Zoo which will help you to design, write & debug the program.