Today we are going to be looking at the area of rectilinear shapes. We will have a short lesson on this at 9am. Following the lesson, you need to watch the video called ‘Area of compound shapes’ and work through the questions within it.
Then you need to complete the Maths task below.
For our theme activity today, we would like you to create a word bank for your planet that you will be writing a fact file about. This word bank should contain powerful adjectives that describe the planet and you could even create some similes and metaphors.
We have attached a really useful video from National Geographic that takes you on a tour of our solar system to help you along with a word bank template.
As we are going to be looking at more non-fiction texts this term. We thought it would be beneficial to carry out some work around facts and opinions. This will help you when reading non-fiction texts as it will enable you to separate the key facts from a piece of text.
Below, we have attached a PowerPoint in PDF form to help you and have also attached a task for your level.
You need to complete your relevant level for Number Magic. If you want to challenge yourself, try completing the next level instead.
Remember to login to Times Table Rockstar as well and see if you can beat your teacher.
For SPaG today, we would like you to complete the bullet points activities that have been assigned to you on Bug Club.
We have assigned these tasks as they will support you with your upcoming writing.