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Week Beg 11th May

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This week's spelling objective:
Adding the prefix 'ex' meaning 'out'.
Please find this week's spellings in the file below.

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MONDAY
Maths:
• Log on to Education City and complete the maths activity.

English - writing/grammar:
• Log on to Education City and complete the grammar activity.

English - reading:
• It's "Water Saving Week" this week! Read and research different ways to save water. Create a poster with your findings.

Topic:
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Write some introductory information about your chosen country. eg.
Where in the world is this country?
What continent is it located in?
What is the weather/climate like?
What is the population?
Challenge: Design an engaging title page covered in images linked to your chosen country.
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TUESDAY
Maths:
• Solve this NRich activity: Consecutive Numbers
https://nrich.maths.org/consecutivenumbers

English - writing/grammar:
• It's national Limerick Day! Research limericks and their characteristics. Write your own limerick.

English - reading:
• Read a chapter of a book. Pick out 5 interesting words. Can you find and write their definitions?

Topic:
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Continue to work on your country scrap book!
What does the flag look like?
Why does it look like this?
Draw or paint the flag to stick into your scrap book with facts you have discovered.
Challenge: Design an alternative flag for the country with reasons as to why yours is more suitable... you could link it to the research you found out yesterday!
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WEDNESDAY

Maths:
• Log on to Education City and complete the maths activity.

English - writing/grammar:
• Complete the writing activities linked to the picture found here: https://www.pobble365.com/the-hole-in-the-fence/

English - reading:
• Oxford Owl
Go to the free e-book website: https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/books/free-ebooks
Read a book and answer the questions/challenges within it.

Topic:
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Create a language page for your country scrap book!
What language/s is/are spoken in this country?
How do you say hello, goodbye, thank you and sorry in this language?
What is your favourite word in this language?
Challenge: Can you add useful phrases that may be helpful to someone travelling to this country?
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THURSDAY
Maths:
• Solve this NRich activity: Money Bags
https://nrich.maths.org/1116/note

English - writing/grammar:
• Log on to Education City and complete the grammar activity.

English - reading:
• Log on to Education City and complete the reading activity.

Topic:
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Create a food page for your country scrap book!
What are the main foods eaten in this country?
Is there a famous traditional dish?
Can you find and write out a recipe from this country to put into your scrap book?
Challenge: with the support of an adult could you make a traditional food from this country? You could stick pictures in your scrapbook!
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FRIDAY

Maths:
• Log on to Education City and complete the maths activity.

English - writing/grammar:
Watch this video: https://www.literacyshed.com/onceinalifetime.html
What happens next? Where do the turtles take him? Write an ending to the story.

English - reading:
Set a timer. How many pages can you read in 20 minutes? Tell someone what happened in the book.

Topic:
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Finish your scrap book!
What other facts can you find?
For example: what nature (animals and plants) do you find there? What's school like for children in this country?
Add in additional information you think others would like to know.