You can now join Mr Orr for a zoom meeting every weekday morning at 9.15am. Your parents and carers have been sent the details for how to join and they can email the class account if they are having any problems — firstname.lastname@example.org.
As today is World Book Day, we have some special activities based around Tilly and the Time Machine!
Start with 15 minutes on TTrockstars.
Start maths with our times table practice from our little booklet. This will be the second time through this booklet, this is to ensure that you can thoroughly practice your 8 times tables. Please write the whole number sentences in your home learning journals. Look at the bottom of today's page for the answers.
Fluent in 5:
In this lesson, we will continue to explore fractions with different denominators and numerators that are equal to each other, focusing on thirds and sixths. Click on the link below to start the lesson:
The words this week all end with -sion. How many can you think of?
Write each word three times and then write a sentence for each word. Ask someone in your house to help test you.
Watch these question and answer videos with the author of Tilly and the Time Machine, Adrian Edmondson.
What about you? Answer the same questions in your home learning journal.
Tilly and the Time Machine quiz
The scientists at the HM Government Research Centre are all out of ideas. What do you think they should invent next? Write a set of instructions for them explaining how to create or use your invention.
Here is a timeline with some of the key events from Tilly and the Time Machine. Write down 4 more events you could add.
Now have a go at following along with Danny Noble as she draws some of the characters from the story whilst Adrian Edmondson reads from his book. Who will you draw?
What is a tornado? Talk to someone at home if you are able to.
Follow the slides below to find out what tornadoes are:
Watch the following video's to see how tornadoes are formed:
Have a go at making your own tornado, try this experiment if you are able to. Remember to email in pictures of this experiment if you are able to make your own tornado.
Watch it here: https://vimeo.com/45839725
Label a tornado vehicle! There are labels at the bottom to help you. When you have finished, look at the bottom of the page for the answers.
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