Week commencing 19th October
This week our end goal is to complete a descriptive paragraph to describe Yossi Ghinsberg's dangerous adventure through the Amazon Rainforest. Complete the senses grid below as a planning frame and then write your descriptive paragraph remembering to include:
- fronted adverbials;
- simple, compound and complex sentences;
- prepositional phrases;
- a range of conjunctions.
In school we are learning to use apostrophes correctly - please follow the link to the lesson below:
In Maths, we are exploring decimal numbers and beginning to add decimals together. Please complete the two lessons below:
Representing decimals - https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/representing-decimals-c9gpat
Deriving decimal addition and subtraction facts - https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/deriving-decimal-addition-and-subtraction-facts-6gu30c
Use this lesson to explore how reading builds empathy and then explore character traits to work on your favourite book character:
In class, we will be exploring the properties of materials linked to their ability to absorb water or let water pass through. You can test this at home by using a mug and placing different materials over the top - which ones let water through and which are waterproof? Use the image below and questions to support your investigation.