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Week Beginning 1st February 2021

Home Learning Monday 1st February 2021

Hello Year 4,

I am so sorry that we are not able to be in school at the moment but the good news is that we can keep in touch through this website and on Purple Mash! We are also going to try a Year 4 Zoom call! So make sure you have the link and password ready for our meeting at 10:30 am.

Below you will find your home learning tasks for today. Once you have completed them, you can send them to me using the Year 4 Blogs on Purple Mash.

Have a great day, stay safe,

Mr F

English:

Reading: Make sure that you are reading for at least 30 minutes a day and that you are completing your Lexia minutes.

Comprehension: Please make sure you complete the comprehension task set for you on Purple Mash.

SPAG: To investigate suffixes ‘ate’ and ‘en’

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-practise-and-apply-knowledge-of-suffixes-ate-en-chjp6c

Watch the video and pause it as necessary, when you are asked to complete a task. Complete all written tasks in your home learning book.

If you are unable to access this lesson, read the relevant pages in your English study book and complete the task above. Don’t forget to add your sentences to the Year 4 English Blog.

Writing: Sentence Stacking Day 6! Please read the instructions carefully and record your writing in your Home Learning book, remembering to use your best handwriting and to read back and check your work.

Handwriting/Spelling: Log in to Letter-join (www.letter-join.co.uk) and select Year 4. Choose the next word you need to work on, watch the animation and then write the word in your Home Learning book at least 5 times. Remember to use ‘Look, Cover, Write, Check’. Please practise 3 words a day. If you do not know what the word means – make sure that you look it up or ask me!

Maths:

Fluency: Please complete the questions on the PowerPoint and record your answers in your Home Learning book.

 

Keep practising your tables using TTRockstars! Keep practising your fluency using Numbots!

Maths: To calculate multiplication facts https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-calculate-multiplication-facts-using-the-distributive-law-cmvkad

 

Work through the lesson by watching the video and completing the questions set. Don’t forget to do the quiz and let me know your score by adding it to the Year 4 Maths Blog!

Keep practising your tables using TTRockstars! Keep practising your fluency using Numbots!

Topic – History

What was life like for the Ancient Maya?

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zq6svcw/articles/zg2htv4

Watch the video clips and complete any written tasks in your red learning book. On the Year 4 blog let me know three things you found out today!

BBC – Broadcasting Lessons

If you are finding it difficult to get online to complete your home learning, you might be pleased to know that, from today, the BBC is broadcasting lessons for you on CBBC.

 

Home Learning Tuesday 2nd February 2021

Hello Year 4,

Please remember to attend our daily zoom meeting! Make sure you have the link and password ready for our meeting at 10:30 am.

Below you will find your home learning tasks for today. Once you have completed them, you can send them to me using the Year 4 Blogs on Purple Mash.

Have a great day, stay safe,

Mr F

English:

Reading: Make sure that you are reading for at least 30 minutes a day and that you are completing your Lexia minutes.

Looking for something to read? Try the Oak Academy Library - https://library.thenational.academy/ - this week’s author is Sally Gardner.

Comprehension: Please make sure you complete the comprehension task set for you on Purple Mash.

SPAG: To explore simple and compound sentences

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-explore-simple-and-compound-sentences-6hk3ed

Watch the video and pause it as necessary, when you are asked to complete a task. Complete all written tasks in your home learning book.

If you are unable to access this lesson, read the relevant pages in your English study book and complete the task above. Don’t forget to add your sentences to the Year 4 English Blog.

Writing: Sentence Stacking Day 7! Please read the instructions carefully and record your writing in your Home Learning book, remembering to use your best handwriting and to read back and check your work.

Handwriting/Spelling: Log in to Letter-join (www.letter-join.co.uk) and select Year 4. Choose the next word you need to work on, watch the animation and then write the word in your Home Learning book at least 5 times. Remember to use ‘Look, Cover, Write, Check’. Please practise 3 words a day. If you do not know what the word means – make sure that you look it up or ask me!

Vocabulary: You will find this week’s Mrs Wordsmith’s words on the Year 4 English blog.

Maths:

Fluency: Please complete the questions on the PowerPoint and record your answers in your Home Learning book.

Keep practising your tables using TTRockstars! Keep practising your fluency using Numbots!

Maths: Solving 2 digit multiplication problems

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/solving-2-digit-multiplication-calculations-using-the-distributive-law-6rr30d

Work through the lesson by watching the video and completing the questions set. Don’t forget to do the quiz and let me know your score by adding it to the Year 4 Maths Blog!

Topic – Science

How are different sounds produced?

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/how-are-different-sounds-produced-6nj3et

Work through the lesson by watching the video and completing the questions set. Don’t forget to do the quiz and let me know your score by adding it to the Year 4 Blog!

P.E.

As we would normally have PE on a Tuesday afternoon, here is the link to a Joe Wicks workout. Trainers ready? Off you go…

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rz0go1pTda8

BBC – Broadcasting Lessons

If you are finding it difficult to get online to complete your home learning, you might be pleased to know that, from today, the BBC is broadcasting lessons for you on CBBC.

 

Home Learning Wednesday 3rd February 2021

Hello Year 4,

Please remember to attend our daily zoom meeting! Make sure you have the link and password ready for our meeting at 10:30 am.

Below you will find your home learning tasks for today. Once you have completed them, you can send them to me using the Year 4 Blogs on Purple Mash.

Have a great day, stay safe,

Mr F

English:

Reading: Make sure that you are reading for at least 30 minutes a day and that you are completing your Lexia minutes.

Looking for something to read? Try the Oak Academy Library - https://library.thenational.academy/ - this week’s author is Sally Gardner.

Comprehension: Please make sure you complete the comprehension task set for you on Purple Mash.

SPAG: To revise our understanding of simple and compound sentences

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-revise-our-understanding-of-simple-and-compound-sentences-65gkje

 

Watch the video and pause it as necessary, when you are asked to complete a task. Complete all written tasks in your home learning book.

If you are unable to access this lesson, read the relevant pages in your English study book and complete the task above. Don’t forget to add your sentences to the Year 4 English Blog.

Writing: Sentence Stacking Day 8! Please read the instructions carefully and record your writing in your Home Learning book, remembering to use your best handwriting and to read back and check your work.

Handwriting/Spelling: Log in to Letter-join (www.letter-join.co.uk) and select Year 4. Choose the next word you need to work on, watch the animation and then write the word in your Home Learning book at least 5 times. Remember to use ‘Look, Cover, Write, Check’. Please practise 3 words a day. If you do not know what the word means – make sure that you look it up or ask me!

Maths:

Fluency: Please complete the questions on the PowerPoint and record your answers in your Home Learning book.

Keep practising your tables using TTRockstars! Keep practising your fluency using Numbots!

Maths: To solve 3-digit multiplication problems

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/solving-three-1-digit-multiplication-equations-60rkat

Work through the lesson by watching the video and completing the questions set. Don’t forget to do the quiz and let me know your score by adding it to the Year 4 Maths Blog!

Topic – Geography

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/what-are-some-of-south-americas-most-important-human-features-64rkje

What are some of South America’s most important features

Work through the lesson by watching the video and completing the questions set. Don’t forget to do the quiz and let me know your score by adding it to the Year 4 blog!

 

BBC – Broadcasting Lessons

If you are finding it difficult to get online to complete your home learning, you might be pleased to know that, from today, the BBC is broadcasting lessons for you on CBBC.

 

Home Learning Thursday 4th February 2021

Hello Year 4,

Please remember to attend our daily zoom meeting! Make sure you have the link and password ready for our meeting at 10:30 am.

Below you will find your home learning tasks for today. Once you have completed them, you can send them to me using the Year 4 Blogs on Purple Mash.

Have a great day, stay safe,

Mr F

English:

Reading: Make sure that you are reading for at least 30 minutes a day and that you are completing your Lexia minutes.

Looking for something to read? Try the Oak Academy Library - https://library.thenational.academy/ - this week’s author is Sally Gardner.

Comprehension: Please make sure you complete the comprehension task set for you on Purple Mash.

SPAG: To explore complex sentences

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-explore-complex-sentences-68wp8c

 

Watch the video and pause it as necessary, when you are asked to complete a task. Complete all written tasks in your home learning book.

If you are unable to access this lesson, read the relevant pages in your English study book and complete the task above. Don’t forget to add your sentences to the Year 4 English Blog.

Writing: Sentence Stacking Day 9! Please read the instructions carefully and record your writing in your Home Learning book, remembering to use your best handwriting and to read back and check your work.

Handwriting/Spelling: Log in to Letter-join (www.letter-join.co.uk) and select Year 4. Choose the next word you need to work on, watch the animation and then write the word in your Home Learning book at least 5 times. Remember to use ‘Look, Cover, Write, Check’. Please practise 3 words a day. If you do not know what the word means – make sure that you look it up or ask me!

Maths:

Fluency: Please complete the questions on the PowerPoint and record your answers in your Home Learning book.

Keep practising your tables using TTRockstars! Keep practising your fluency using Numbots!

Maths: To multiply 3 digit numbers by 1 digit numbers

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/multiplying-3-digit-numbers-by-1-digit-numbers-60t6ae

Work through the lesson by watching the video and completing the questions set. Don’t forget to do the quiz and let me know your score by adding it to the Year 4 Maths Blog!

Topic – RE

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/what-are-the-four-noble-truths-of-buddhism-74tp6d

What are the four noble truths of budhism.

Work through the lesson by watching the video and completing the questions set. Don’t forget to do the quiz and let me know your score by adding it to the Year 4 blog!

 

BBC – Broadcasting Lessons

If you are finding it difficult to get online to complete your home learning, you might be pleased to know that, from today, the BBC is broadcasting lessons for you on CBBC.

 

Home Learning Friday 5th February 2021

Hello Year 4,

Please remember to attend our daily zoom meeting! Make sure you have the link and password ready for our meeting at 10:30 am.

Below you will find your home learning tasks for today. Once you have completed them, you can send them to me using the Year 4 Blogs on Purple Mash.

Have a great day, stay safe,

Mr F

English:

Reading: Make sure that you are reading for at least 30 minutes a day and that you are completing your Lexia minutes.

Comprehension: Please make sure you complete the comprehension task set for you on Purple Mash.

SPAG: To develop our understanding of complex sentences https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-develop-understanding-of-complex-sentences-crtpar

 

Watch the video and pause it as necessary, when you are asked to complete a task. Complete all written tasks in your home learning book.

If you are unable to access this lesson, read the relevant pages in your English study book and complete the task above. Don’t forget to add your sentences to the Year 4 English Blog.

Writing: Independent write! We will spend some time in zoom planning our own versions of The Whale. You will then have the chance to show off your fantastic writing skills!

 

 

Handwriting/Spelling: Log in to Letter-join (www.letter-join.co.uk) and select Year 4. Choose the next word you need to work on, watch the animation and then write the word in your Home Learning book at least 5 times. Remember to use ‘Look, Cover, Write, Check’. Please practise 3 words a day. If you do not know what the word means – make sure that you look it up or ask me!

Maths:

Fluency: Please complete the questions on the PowerPoint and record your answers in your Home Learning book.

Keep practising your tables using TTRockstars! Keep practising your fluency using Numbots!

Maths: To solve 3 digit by 1 digit multiplication

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/multiplying-3-digit-numbers-by-1-digit-numbers-6ctkjd

Work through the lesson by watching the video and completing the questions set. Don’t forget to do the quiz and let me know your score by adding it to the Year 4 Maths Blog!

Topic – Computing

Please log in to Purple Mash and check your ‘2Dos’. We will work through the lesson in our zoom meeting today.

BBC – Broadcasting Lessons

If you are finding it difficult to get online to complete your home learning, you might be pleased to know that, from today, the BBC is broadcasting lessons for you on CBBC.

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