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Wednesday 13th May

Wednesday 13th May

Hi everyone! I hope that you are all Ok at home. It is so so nice to hear from most of you yesterday J Please keep in touch and let me know how you are getting on. Even if it just to say hi! J

 

**Please just do what work you can and please please don’t worry if you don’t do it all.  I’d rather give you lots to keep you busy than not enough. If you wish to do alternative activities, that is also absolutely fine. Just do what is right for your family situation. Also, if you get stuck or are unsure, please just ask me. **

 

 

 Today’s activities are as follows:

  1. Complete Day 28 spelling and one of the grammar activities on Purple Mash 2Do
  2. Complete an arithmetic task on Kids Classroom Secrets
  3. Maths –I have put a worksheet based on comparing and ordering fractions on the class web page. We have covered this in school so it will be a useful revision exercise for you. Please complete it if you can. You don’t have to print it off, just record your answers and working out in your green book or do it on the squared paper I gave you and stick them into you green book. I have posted the answers for yesterday’s work for you to self-mark and I will post the answers  for today’s work tomorrow for you.
  4. If you have an IDL log in...use it each day and complete the lessons.

 

Writing – Theme: Robots

Today you are going to explore robots!

Watch, enjoy and find out how robots can be used in these clips. As you watch and read, collect and discuss some of the technical vocabulary.  

 

When following links online, parents should monitor that children are remaining on that page only and are keeping safe online.

 

Nat Geo Kids – Fun Facts About Robots - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UuPAImipntw&feature=youtu.be

 

Five Robots that are Changing Everything

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=17lk7D38ALY&feature=youtu.be

 

More information about robots can be found on this web page:

Controlling Physical Systems

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zs7s4wx/articles/zxjsfg8

 

and in the attached extract below from National Geographic Kids Robots

After watching the film clips and reading the material, discuss with a family member the many ways in which robots can help/are used.

Write these uses in a chart or list like this:

 

Ways in which robots can help us

 1.

 2.

 3.

 4.

 5.

 

 

Geography – LO: To learn about four figure and six figure grid references.

Watch the videos about four figure grid referencing and six figure grid referencing.

Four figure grid references - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o8AsM5ajxrE

Six figure grid references - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8bE6J_anK7E

 

Look at the activity below and work out the four figure grid references and then as an extension the six figure grid references. You don’t have to print it off, just record your answers and working out in your green book.

 

 

PE – Running, jumping and fitness

Using the prompts attached – have a go at some of these exercises. Get other people in your household to join in. Who can do the most?

 

Any completed work can be emailed (jenny.collier@st-stephens.lancs.sch.uk) or dojo’ed to me.

 

And as always, any questions please just ask.

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