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Y4 Home learning

If you need to contact the Y4 teachers, please see our contact details below.

Mrs S. Pearce        spearce@stnics.w-berks.sch.uk

Miss N. McCabe   nmccabe@stnics.w-berks.sch.uk 

Mrs V. Carvill         vcarvill@stnics.w-berks.sch.uk

                                                                                  Week beginning: 08.02.2021                                                                                                                                            Timetable                                                             

Class Novel:  

Reading Comprehension 

Resources

Mon

 Listen to audio of teachers reading the chapter and answer the questions

 

Chapter 13

Questions

Questions as PDF

Tue

 Listen to audio of teachers reading the chapter and answer the questions

Chapter 14

Questions

Questions as PDF

Wed

Listen to audio of teachers reading the chapter and answer the questions

Chapter 15

Questions

Questions as PDF

Thu

 Listen to audio of teachers reading the chapter and answer the questions

Chapter 16

Questions

Questions as PDF

 

Fri

Listen to audio of teachers reading the chapter and answer the questions

Chapter 17   Part 1                       Questions                          Questions as PDF                   Chapter 17 part 2    

  Chapter 18                          questions                                Questions as PDF

 

English

 

Lesson activities

 An interesting document sent to us from Joe Langdon questioning the date of the Vesuvius eruption in 79AD

 https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-europe-45874858

  ALSO                                                                                                                                                                                            Mount Etna Volcano Erupts 2021 Live in Italy

Resources
Mon

  Recorded lesson YouTube link

L.O.  To identify prepositional phrases and add prepositional phrases to a sentence                                           Prepositional phrase examples

There is a big house with a red door.

We jogged around the park for our morning exercise.

The scissors are kept beside the glue

 

 

PDF Identifying  prepositional phrases

 PDF Openers - Prepositional phrases

 

Tue

Live lesson 10.30am  

Watch this video ( may be a little frightening)

https://youtu.be/dY_3ggKg0Bc                                                                                                                                                   

MONDAY   L.O. To write a description of the setting of Pompeii AFTER the eruption

 

BIG WRITE 30 minutes

 

 

 

Wed

L.O. To use Spelling shed and activities for the Stage 4 spelling programme

 List 17 - The suffix ‘-ous.’  - new words

 Please go online to use the Spelling Shed activities assigned to your level 

LIVE LESSON ON ZOOM AT 10.30 (SAME LOGIN DETAILS)

THERE WILL BE A SPELLING TEST OF LIST 16 WORDS  

merriment

happiness

plentiful

penniless

happily

prettiest

nastiness

beautiful

pitiful

silliness

 

 Stage 4  Spelling practice sheet

PDF Spelling practice sheet

Stage 4  Activity 1         PDF Activity 1

Stage 4   Activity 1 answers

PDF Activity 1 answers

 

Group 1 (4S) 

Activity

Words

 

 

Group 2(4S)

Activity

Words

 

Group 3 see Stage 4

 

 

 

 

 

 

Stage 1 List 9 Spelling practice 

Stage 1 - Activity 1

Thu

 Word Work                                                 

   L.O. To investigate the meaning of words


 

 Volcanoes vocabulary matching game – choose 1* 2** or *** star (harder)

Fri

 Live lesson 10.30

L.O. To answer questions about the history of Pompeii

 

Watch this clip

 How were the casts of the victims of Pompeii made

 PPT to follow

Comprehension sheet 1

Sheet 2

Sheet 3

Questions to answer

PDF Questions to answer

 

Maths

Lesson activities - Teaching videos (click HERE)

https://corbettmathsprimary.com/5-a-day/ 

Extra Maths challenges

Mathletics - activities linked to our units of work

Primary Maths Challenge  - good for some extra challenges

Times Tables Rock Stars - keep up your skills

Transum  puzzles, problems and investigations 

NRICH Maths

https://corbettmaths.com/5-a-day/primary/ 

https://www.timestables.co.uk/ 

 

 

For some easier fractions activities 

Mathletics Booklet

Answer book

Resources

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Equivalent fractions extra problem solving

Mon

 

Live lesson 10.30am

LO: To find equivalent fractions

 Sheet

Answers

Easier sheet - equivalent halves and quarters

Easier answers

 

Easier sheet

Tues

 LO: To find equivalent fractions

  Sheet

Answers

 

Easier sheet

Shading equivalent fractions

Wed

 LO: To find equivalent fractions

 

  Sheet

Answers

 

Easier sheet

Easier option 

Easier option

Thu

Live lesson 10.30am

 LO: To use fractions greater than 1

Fractions greater than 1 mild sheet

 Sheet

Answers

 

 

Easier sheet - making the whole

Easier Answers

 

 

 

Fri

 LO: To count in fractions

Sheet

Answers

Counting in fractions - easier

Count in fractions - easier answers

Counting in fractions

 


  

 TOPIC

 

Lesson activities Resources
Monday - SCARF

The people we share our world with - Recorded Lesson

PPT.

Activity Sheet

Video -lesson recording

Tuesday

Music/PE

Your password has been sent to you. Please email us if you do not have it.

Login to Yumu 

Choose which scheme you would like to work on, and have a go!

 

Oak Academy lesson 2

 

 

 How to login and use Yumu

 

 

2.30 Cardio with Carvill 

 

 75734994803 

password - workout

R.E. Wednesday

 L.O. What is Lent?

Lent is the period of six weeks (40 days not including Sundays) leading up to Easter, the most important festival in the Christian calendar.

Lent starts on Ash Wednesday. The last week of Lent is called Holy Week.

When is Lent?

In 2021 Lent begins on Wednesday 17 February and ends on Monday 29 March.

Watch the BBC clip about Lent

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/ztkxpv4/articles/z77jf4j

Lent PPt.

What would you give up for Lent - sheet

There is a short clip about the temptations of Jesus

Temptations PPt.

Towards the end of the PPT. there are things to think about and 2 temptations for you to consider

Geography/Science Thursday

L.O. What Is an Eruption Like? 

L.O What are tectonic plates?

 

Try the Oreo Plate Tectonics investigation or use text books as shown on video link

This is to show sliding plates/convergent/divergent and transform plates.

Sheet 1

Sheet 2

 

 

Pompeii eruption

Geography Lesson: Pompeii Volcano Eruption | Twig - YouTube

 

 

Tectonic plates 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yBr-D1cFmEs

Explanation using text books to show convergent plates  divergent plates transform plates

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bVn04eJRjV4

 

More tectonic plates

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RA2-Vc4PIOY

More tectonic plates

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MZ-sVQElqhE&t=107s

 

 To do

Jigsaw puzzle of the tectonic plate boundaries

Art - Friday

 Welcome to Tate Kids

Tate Kids

www.tate.org.uk › kids

 

 You can enjoy exploring this website. Perhaps you would like to try some of these activities over half term.

 

Today, I have chosen two  activities that you could do at school and home.

Have fun!

Paper sculpture

https://www.tate.org.uk/kids/make/sculpture/make-paper-sculpture

 

Play with collage

https://www.tate.org.uk/kids/make/cut-paste/play-collage

PE