Good Morning Callisto Class
Welcome to a new week of Home Learning - Remember to sign in using the register and send us a message to let us know how you are doing.
I hope you all had fun over the weekend - it would be great to see what you got up to so send your pictures to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Time to get physical with a Joe Wicks workout - follow the link below to find today's PE lesson:
Joe's homework task on Friday was to write your own science quiz of 20 questions - send yours to out class email and we will use your questions throughout the week.
To begin today's learning complete the Fluent in Five activity below in your Home Learning Journal - remember to set yourself a 5 minute time limit just like we would in class:
Look at the number shown and write it down
Add 6, 378
Subtract 2, 007
Multiply by 3
Divide by 4
We have reached the end of our unit on converting measures so your task today is to have a go at the mind workout task below. These tasks are deliberately challenging as they encourage you to use your mathematical thinking in order to solve problems. Show all your thinking in your Home Learning Journal.
Tomorrow we will be beginning a new unit on area and perimeter so take a look at the following Video lesson to begin thinking about this new area of learning -
Choose one of the story openings below and let your imagination run wild as you create your own story. Before you begin writing take some time to think about your ideas you may want to create a boxed up plan or draw a story map to help you organise your thinking.
When you begin you story remember to:
Use a variety of sentence structures
Punctuate each sentence accurately
Structure your writing using paragraphs
Select language carefully to create vivid descriptions
Read the next 4 pages of Edge of Extinction - in these pages we are introduced to a new character. As you are reading look for clues as to how the characters feel about each other. Once you have finished reading the pages answer the question below in your Home Learning Journal.
Do you think Sky and Shawn will be friends with Todd? Use evidence from your reading to justify your answer.
This week we will be recapping on some of the vocabulary we have learnt about in our grammar lessons in class. This is an ongoing puzzle over the week - each day you will need to read the sentence given and identify the grammatical feature underlined. Then rearrange the mixed up letters to name the feature in the boxes. Keep a note of the numbered letter you will need this on Friday.
Choose the correct spelling from the choices below and use the correct spelling in a sentence of your own:
When we studied the Ancient Greeks we learnt about different forms of government: Monarchy, Democracy, Oligarchy, Tyranny and Aristocracy
Your task today is to create a poster that shows what these forms of government were like. I would like you to include pictures as well as the key features of each type of government. Watch the following you tube clip if you need some help remembering each type of government:
Use the login details you were given in your home learning pack to login in to Yumu.
When you have logged in click on the launch button and select 'listen and appraise - I Can't Help Myself' from the right hand side of the page. Listen to the song by clicking on the play button and answer the following questions in your Home Learning Journal.
How does this song make you feel?
Does this song tell a story?
What does this song make you think of?
How old is this piece of music?
Then click on 'Learn to Sing the Song' - Dancing in the Street' - Try asking someone else at home to join you.
If you have lost your details or are struggling to log in let me know and I will try my best to help you out.