Mrs Bartley/Mrs Bouchier
5th– 15th May
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Mrs Bouchier can be contacted during school hours by emailing email@example.com
This is an outline of what the boys in each of our groups can cover during the next 2 weeks. We are including work from ebooks on the Edco website.
For Edco books:
6th class English group (boys from both classes)
Week 1: Let’s Talk Literacy 4th class (Edco)
Comprehension: p42 Unit 10: Do Animals have feelings? Complete Q A1-8, Vocabulary exercises C and D.
Writing: A: Be a genre genius p45. Use the template to write an argument about dogs making good pets.
Grammar: Contractions p44 Complete Exercises A and B
Week 2: Let’s Talk Literacy 4th class (Edco)
Comprehension: p46 Unit 11: Dear Willy Wonka Complete Q A 1-8, Vocabulary exercises C and D
Writing: A: Be a genre genius p49. Use the template to write an argument about children being allowed to have mobile phones.
Grammar: Apostrophe p48 Complete Exercises A and B
Continuing to practice your reading is really important during this time away from school. The boys should pick something they enjoy and spend a few minutes reading each day.
6th class Maths (boys from both classes)
Operation Maths (Edco)
Topic: Unit 8: Time
The topic of time is one area of Maths that we use in real life every day. Draw attention to time during the day and take note of it in your home.
Time in 5 minute intervals in Analogue and Digital form p55
Time in 1 minute intervals in Analogue and Digital form p56
Converting hours and minutes p57
Addition of time p57/58
There are extra exercises in the Discovery Book (Edco) p34/35/36
Subtraction of time p59/60
For the subtraction of time pay attention to the orange box at the top of page 60 and remember that there are 60 minutes in an hour.
Work it Out p60/61
Calendar work p62
There are extra exercises in the Discovery book p37.
To practice tables there are really good games on topmark.co.uk/maths_games/7-11years/times_tables
Try Super Maths bowling/Tommy’s Trek/ Mental Maths Train.
We hope everyone is safe and well and that school won’t be closed for too much longer!
Mrs Bartley and Mrs Bouchier