Hello Finches, I hope you have all had a good week. What an inspiration 100 year old "Captain Tom" is, raising over 32 million pounds for our wonderful NHS and its charities! Even Lacey has done a rainbow . . . . . with a little help:
I hope you have managed to get out for your exercise this week, we can't believe how much the grass has grown after the rain:
Lacey knows all the places where she can get treats, especially biscuits . . . . . . . . . . . but sadly, they're all closed!
Well that's enough about Lacey for this week. I really hope you and your families are all keeping healthy and safe. I can't wait to catch up with you all again. Please keep in touch!
Here's the work for this week, please just do your best:
Maths for week beginning 4/5/20:
Please go to 'www.whiterosemaths.com/homelearning' and select Year 4.
We are now on 'Summer Term - week 2 w/c 27th April'
(not w/c 4th May because our Easter break was early).
Monday 4th May: Lesson 1 - Round decimals
Tuesday 5th May: Lesson 2 - Halves and quarters
Wednesday 6th May: Lesson 3 - Pounds and pence
Thursday 7th May: Lesson 4 - Ordering money
Friday 1st May (Bank Holiday): Maths Challenge BBC Bitesize
I would still like you to practise your 'Times Tables Rock Stars' for about 15 minutes, twice a week.
Please also do your best with test 2 from the following tables tests:
English for week beginning 4/5/20:
Here's a reminder about Bug Club for reading:
Please choose challenge 1, 2 or 3 to complete this reading comprehension about "VE Day", which is celebrated this Friday:
Choose challenge 1, 2 or 3 on this SPaG mat (mat 4):
Please correct the spelling mistakes on sheet 4 of the Year 3/4 words:
For your writing task this week, I would like you to write a newspaper report about Captain Tom and his incredible achievements:
Science for week beginning 4/5/20:
Our next theme is: "Forces and magnets".
I would like you to continue to use the videos and activities on 'Espresso Learning at Home' for this study:
Login at: www.discoveryeducation.co.uk
Please click on Espresso and select KS2 Science:
Scroll down to the block called "Forces" and then check out the videos & activities to explore the forces of gravity, friction, air resistance, water resistance and simple machines.
Geography for week beginning 4/5/20:
As I mentioned last week, Mrs. Firth and I would like you to join us on a summer adventure, from your own home. Explore the limits of outer space, plunge to the depths of the ocean and travel to the far-flung corners of our incredible world. Collect fun facts along the way and impress your family! The "Make Your World Bigger video quiz" will take you on an incredible, 30 day journey across the globe - NO PASSPORT REQUIRED!
To take part, please search: Make Your World Bigger quiz - Discovery Education
Click on: PUPILS
Click on: Day 1 (or the day you are up to)
Log in, Username: student7247
The journey starts with "The mysterious lake of the Amazon". Remember to answer the quiz questions on your travels. Please try to watch one of these videos each day. Have a great trip around the world!