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Thursday 11th June 2020

Good Morning Callisto Class

 

As always please remember to sign the register and say hello.  It would be great to know if you managed to sign up for the summer reading challenge so let me know in the comments section.  I signed up and set myself a reading target of 10 books - what target did you set yourself?

 

We have been exploring the ocean as part of our learning this week so today in class we will be having a go at making our own sushi. We will be making maki rolls as one of the ingredients is seaweed!  Look out for photos of our creations.  There are lots of recipes available online if you want to have a go yourself at home - you will need to visit the supermarket in order to get some quite specific ingredients. 

PE

 

Get moving with your choice of workout:

 

Joe Wicks - https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCAxW1XT0iEJo0TYlRfn6rYQ

Kids Home Exercise - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L-8wW40jTzc

Zumba Dance Party - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FHo9QaJ1DyI

Maths

 

Fluent in Five - can you complete the multiplication calculations in five minutes or less?

 

What is the number shown?                                           
Multiply by 3
Multiply by 5
Multiply by 8
Multiply by 18

 

To finish our unit on Roman numerals have a go at the Mind Workout activity below.  You Can record your solutions in your Home Learning Journal.  To finish today's session try the Mind Workout worksheet in your workbook - page 184.

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English

 

Yesterday we did some revision of how to correctly punctuate dialogue.  Can you recall at least 5 synonyms for said?  Write your list in your Home Learning Journal.

 

Today we will be using our learning to write a short dialogue between some of the characters from the short animation 'Little Boat'.  You can re-watch the film by following the link below.

 

https://vimeo.com/22894261

 

There are two section within the film where we see two monkeys on the boat and they are chatting away to each other. 

 

Near the beginning of the Little Boats journey - could they be arguing about something?

 

Again toward the end of the Little Boat's journey when he has been damaged almost beyond repair - could they be discussing how they could help?

 

 

Choose one point in the story and write the dialogue between the monkeys at this point in the story.  Remember to punctuate your writing accurately.

Reading

 

Read the opening of Chapter 13 - the next installment of Edge of Extinction.

 

 

 

 

 

How do you think Myrtle lost two of her fingers?

Vocabulary

 

Time for a game of boggle - how many words of at least 4 letters or more can you make using the boggle grid below?

 

Spelling

 

Have a game of spelling battleships - your will need to find someone to play with. It is great fun! 

 

You will need to print off the grid below or create one using some squared paper.  When you have your grid you will need to hide 3 of this week's homophone in the grid - they can be written forwards, backwards, upwards, downward or diagonally.  When your words are hidden you are ready to play.

 

Player one begins by identifying a square on the grid by saying the co-ordinate (remember along the corridor and up the stairs)  If their is a letter hidden there in player 2's grid it is a hit, if not it is a miss.  the aim of the game is to sink your opponents battleships by identifying all the letters of their spelling words - Good Luck!

 

 

 

Topic

 

Today we will be continuing our learning about the ocean.  The focus today will be about different animals that live in the ocean.  Visit the interactive slide below each time you hoover over a + sign you will discover a different sea animal.  Read the information about each of them.

 

https://encounteredu.com/multimedia/images/what-organisms-live-in-the-seas-around-the-uk

 

When you have finished exploring the slide create a simple chart for at least 4 of the animals - remember to include the name, their habitat and 3 facts about the animal.

 

Use the chart below to help with your recording

 

Animal Habitat Animal Facts
Herring shallow sea

swim in large shoals for protection

have excellent hearing

grow to the size of a ruler

     
     
     

 

When you have completed your chart add a drawing of your chosen animals to the ocean diagram you drew yesterday.  Please send photos of your finished diagram to callisto@studleygreen.wilts.sch.uk

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