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Tuesday 5th May

Hi Everyone

Hope you are all okay.

I would like you to start the day reading the next edition of First News.


First News

This is your work for today.

First Session - Spelling and Grammar

Please take the next five words off the year 5/6 spelling list ( shoulder, signature, sincerely, soldier and stomach ) Learn what they mean and how to spell them. Write each word in a sentence and put it in your exercise book.

Today we are learning about prepositions in grammar. First of all remind yourself about noun phrases and then watch the two videos on prepositions and do activity one and two. If you want to challenge yourself further , you can do activity three. Please put in your exercise book.


Second Session

Roald Dahl took lots of inspiration for this story from his own life. Some of his other, most famous stories are also first mentioned in Danny the Champion of the world. You can find out more about this novel here:

Now read and enjoy Chapter 2 and 3 of Danny the Champion of the world. ' The Big Friendly Giant ' and ' Cars and kites and Fire Balloons' :


Please note that it is advised that parents read Chapter 3 together with their child , in order that they can talk about the personal and environmental dangers of fire balloons / sky lanterns.

Create a character profile for Danny's dad making sure you use words and phrases from the text.


Third Session

Fluency - Number of the week

Use the number of the week below to answer the questions in the grid.

Number of the week

Number of the week with answers

We are carrying on with decimals. Watch the video and you can either put the answers in your book or print off the sheet and write your answers on it. Click below.

Then press the - ( minus ) on Summer Term Week 3 ( W/C 4th May ) in the right hand corner.

Then press week 2 + and you will find Lesson 1 - Ordering and Compare.


Fourth Session

Watch the video and pick two of the activities. If you have one of the games, you might like to play it . Otherwise you might do the orienteering , the history object or the geography quiz. Enjoy ! Write any answers in your book.

Fifth Session

Create a tune on your brass instrument and send me a picture of you playing it. 

Have fun and take care !

I will look forward to your pictures.