our Big Question for this term is...
Science Homework Challenge...
For this homework challenge, you will need to go on a walk with family and friends. Collect a small sample of plants and flowers (check with a grown up before picking any plant or flower!).
Next, sketch the plant and use your senses to describe its properties (e.g. What colour are the petals? What does it smell like? etc.).
Try to find out the name of the flower or plant and make comparisons between the samples you have collected. It would be lovely if the children were able to present these ideas in class.
Passport to the World Homework Challenge...
Create a poster or fact file about Nicaragua . You may wish to include the following information:
Sing Up at Home
If you enjoy singing and would like to learn a new song, follow the below link to visit the Sing Up at Home page. There will be a new song uploaded with a performance track and backing track each week and pointers and tips of how to sing the song successfully.
Good luck and happy singing!
Imagine you are a newspaper reporter for the 'Jerusalem Times' You have hear rumours that a man named Jesus has been seen walking around the area, speaking to people on the road to Emmaus, and cooking fish on a beach!. As Head Reporter, your job is to make sense of what happened.
Write a report on the events that took place according to Luke 24, and John 21 (abridged versions can be provided by the school).
Whilst watching the BBC Bitesize clip: (Science KS1 / KS2: The impact deforestation has on plants and nature - BBC Teach) reflect on the following question:
Is deforestation just a part of life or is it irresponsible?
Your task is to then to create a presentation, letter, report, or video which directly answers this question. Within this, you should try to explain the following:
1. What deforestation is
2. How deforestation impacts on the wildlife and wider environment
3. What we can do as a community to help
READING AT HOME
Please read to a grown up every day and ask them to sign your book. Talk about what you like and dislike about the books you read, what your opinions are about the characters and events and make predictions about what you think will happen next.
Marcus reads for 10 minutes each night over the course of 8 weeks.
Super Challenge Question:
If Marcus read for 10 minutes each day for one whole year (not a leap year), how many seconds would he have read for?
A healthy body is a healthy mind!
Keep active at home.
Join in with Joe Wicks https://www.youtube.com/user/thebodycoach1
We will be learning basic Spanish greetings.
Listen to the songs below to learn some Spanish phrases and vocabulary!
If you would like to see some of the adventures Waffle has been going on, please go to our 'Waffle' page on the children section of the website where you will find a special message along with some pictures!