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WC 20/4/20

Welcome back Jay class!

I hope you have enjoyed the sunshine during the Easter holidays and have not eaten too much chocolate!

On this Page you will find your tasks for this week. I will be setting daily Maths and English tasks but for Topic activities, you will be given a selection of activities to undertake during the course of the week. You may undertake these tasks in any order that you wish. Bear in mind that some will take longer than others to complete.

Remember, it is vital that you continue to read every day. I have uploaded all the reading books on the reading page, just look for your book band.

As always, I would love to see any work you have done. Any questions, I am here to help so please message me at nevans@birklandsschool.co.uk

Topic

Our whole school topic for this half term is Greece/Ancient Greece.

Here are your Topic activities:

Friday 24th April

Happy Friday Jay class!

Maths

Complete this quick Times table test:

1. 5 x 2 =

2. 6 x 1 =

3. 9 x 10 =

4. 3 x 2 =

5. 11 x 1 =

6. 10 x 10 =

7. 2 x 2 =

8. 7 x 1 =

9. 8 x 10 =

10. 12 x 10 =

Fluent in Five

  1. 4 + ___ = 10
  2. Double 10 is ___
  3. 7 x 10 = ____
  4. 2, ___,____,___, ­­­___, 12
  5. 23 + 15 = ___

Today we are going to compare numbers within 50.

Remember look at the tens numbers to see which is the largest amount, but if they have the same tens number then look at the ones. E.g. 36/ 45 but 35/ 38

Complete the following tasks:

Can you solve these two challenges?

English -

Spellings

Please get an adult to test you on your spellings (numbers eleven to twenty)

Phonics

Click on the link and play look, cover, write, check. I want you to practice spelling tricky words. The game will show you a tricky word and then cover it up, you need to spell it and see if you are correct.

ICT Games

Complete today's Word of The Day:

Word: weird

Definition:

Context (use it in a sentence):

Word Class (verb/ adjective/ noun):

Complete today's Grammar Task:

Today's task is based on plurals. Plural means more than one e.g. one dog/ two dogs. Can you change the singular word into a plural? Remember you can add s to the end/ add es to the end if it ends in ch, sh, x, z, s and if words ends in y you change the y for an i and add es.

Examples – pen – pens / church – churches /baby – babies

  1. book
  2. box
  3. dress
  4. pencil
  5. berry

Complete today's English Task - Making predictions

Olympig!

Watch the video of the story for 6 minutes: 45 seconds again – no further!

We are going to make predictions (guess) for what will happen next?

Boomer has been trying his best to win the races but he keeps losing.

  1. What do you think will happen next?
  2. Will he win a race or keep losing?
  3. What race do you think he will do next?
  4. What other predictions can you make?

Thursday 23rd April

Maths

Fluent in Five

  1. 9 x 10 = ___
  1. 12 x 1 = ___
  1. 1 more than 23 is ____
  1. 1 less than 34 is ____
  1. 18 - 9 = ___

Today we are looking at one less within numbers to 50. Remember one less is the number before. Complete the following tasks:

There are ___doughnuts. One less than ___ is ___

One less than ___ is ____

One less than ____ is _____

One less than ____ is _____

One less than ____ is _____

One less than ____ is _____

Can you solve these two challenges?

___ is one less than 27

34 is one less than ____

___ is one less than 44

49 is one less than ___

English

Phonics

Click on the link and I want you to play three games. Click on the ai box to play the game. You click on the snail and it will give you a word to spell. Drag the letters to the snail trial to spell the word then check to see if you are correct.

Once you have practiced spelling ai words, then have a go at ay and a_e words.

ICT Games

Complete today's Word of The Day:

Word: yokel

Definition:

Context (use it in a sentence):

Word Class (verb/ adjective/ noun):

Complete today's Grammar Task:

Today's task is based on nouns. A noun is a word used to identify people, places, or things. Read the sentences then tell me which word is the noun.

  1. The boy ran very fast.
  2. My gate is broken.
  3. These flowers are beautiful.

Complete today's English Task - Making Inferences -

Olympig!

Watch the video of the story for 6 minutes: 45 seconds again – no further!

We are going to make ‘role on the wall’ for Boomer just like we do in class.

Draw an outline of a pig. Think about Boomer and his actions. Inside the body think of adjectives what he is like and write down what you can infer from this on the outside (why is he like this) E.g. a word for the middle – determined / Sentence for the outside - He keeps trying to win races.

Wednesday 22nd April

Maths

Fluent in Five

  1. 11 + ___ = 16
  2. Double 7 is ___
  3. 12 x 10 = ____
  4. 32, ___, ___, 35, ___, ­­­___, ___, 39, ____
  5. 22 + 7 = ___

Today we are looking at one more within numbers to 50. Remember one more is the next number. Complete the following tasks:

One more than ____ is _____

One more than ____ is _____

One more than ____ is _____

One more than ____ is _____

Can you solve these two challenges?

___ is one more than 27

34 is one more than ____

___ is one more than 44

50 is one more than ____

English

Phonics

Click on the link and read the words by sounding out and blending. Decide if it an alien word then give it to Obb or if it is a real word give it to Bob.

Phonics Play

Complete today's Word of The Day:

Word: Olympics

Definition:

Context (use it in a sentence):

Word Class (verb/ adjective/ noun):

Complete today's Grammar Task:

Today's task is based on which sentence makes sense? Read the sentences then tell me which one makes sense. Think about tense.

1.The boy went on a bike ride.

The boy goed on a bike ride.

The boy rided on a bike ride.

The boy bike ride.

2.Yesterday I goed to school.

Yesterday I went to school.

Yesterday I will go to school.

Yesterday I am going to school.

Complete today's English Task - Making Inferences -

Olympig!

Watch the video of the story for 6 minutes: 45 seconds – no further!

Just like we do in class I want you to draw a picture of Boomer in the middle of your paper and draw speech bubbles around him. Think about:

  • How is Boomer feeling because he keeps losing all the races?
  • What might he be saying?

Write your ideas in the speech bubbles around your character.

Tuesday 21st April

Easter Competition

As you know , over the holidays children were challenged to make an Easter Craft, all entries were to Mrs Allen for her Easter Competition. She loved all of the entries and our Jay class winner is............ Paige!

Well done Paige!

Maths

Fluent In Five

  1. 17 + ___ = 20
  1. 40, ___, ___, 70, ___, ___
  1. 1 less than 26 is ____
  1. Half of 18 is ___
  1. 19 - 7 = ____

Today we are looking at tens and ones within numbers to 50. Complete the following tasks:

Can you solve these two challenges?

English

Phonics

Click on the link and read the question by sounding out and blending the words, and then answers the question by clicking on either “yes” or “no.”

Phonics Bloom

Complete today's Word of The Day:

Word: underdog

Definition:

Context (use it in a sentence):

Word Class (verb/ adjective/ noun):

Complete today's Grammar Task:

Today's task is based on types of sentences. Tell me what type of sentence is each one. Statements – tell us information/ questions ask us something/ commands tell us to do something / exclamations start with what or how. Look at the punctuation for clues.

1. Where are you going?

2. The boy went fishing.

3. How exciting!

4. Line up for playtime.

Complete today's English Task - Making Inferences -

These pictures are taken from the book you looked at the front cover of yesterday. Explore the pictures with a grown up and write down:

  • What do you notice?
  • What do might these pictures indicate about the story?
  • What sports can you see?
  • Where might it be?
  • What questions do you have?

Monday 20th April

Maths - We are recapping on Place Value this week so we can become experts at it.

Fluent In Five

1. 45, There are ___ tens and ___ ones

2. 27 + 6 = ___

3. Fill in the missing numbers - 42, ___, ___, 45, ___, ____ , 48

4. Which symbol do I need >, <, = in the middle? 34___23

5. Write the number forty nine ____

Today we are looking at numbers to 50. Complete the following tasks:

1. Can you count to and back from 50?

2.

3. Can you fill in the missing numbers?

23, 24, 25, ____, ____, 28, ____, ____, 31, 32, ____, 34, ____

48, 47, ____, 45, ____, ____, 42, ____, ____, ____, 38, 37

35, ____, 37, 38, ____, ____, ____, _____, ____, ____

23, 22, ____, ____, ____, ____, ____, ____, ____

4. Can you write the number that the pictures are representing?

5. Can you solve these two challenges?

English

Spellings to recap on this week are:

Numbers to twenty -eleven, twelve, thirteen, fourteen, fifteen, sixteen, seventeen, eighteen, nineteen, twenty

Ask an adult to test you on Friday.

Phonics

Click on the link and apply your phonics skills to reading the comic containing ay, ou, ie and ea words.

Phonics Play Comics

Complete today's Word of The Day:

Word: Triumphant

Definition:

Context (use it in a sentence):

Word Class (verb/ adjective/ noun):

Complete today's Grammar Task:

Today's task is based on capital letters. Which words in each sentence need a capital letter?

1. the boy fell of his bike.

2. i went swimming with sam yesterday.

3. we are going shopping on sunday.

Complete today's English Task - Making Inferences -

We are going to be looking at the book Olympig! by Victoria Jamieson as it will link to our Ancient Greece topic .

Olympig!

Look at the front cover of this book. Just like we do in class can you write sentences about :

  • What you can see? e.g. I can see a pink pig wearing sports clothes.
  • What do you wonder? e.g. I wonder who the pig is? I wonder why he is wearing sports clothes?
  • Predict what you think the book is going to be about and say why you think this. e.g. I predict this story is about .......... because .........

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