ACTIVATE YOUR BRAIN
WALT: identify words with silent letters
Can you find the silent letter spelling words from the Year 5-6 word lists - spellings you need to learn by the end of Y6. There are 20 to find.
Can you think of any other silent letter words you might already include in your writing?
by Miss Saleem
Handwriting and Spelling
WALT: improve the height of ascender letters.
1) repeat the word several times until you have filled the line.
Make sure you have the spelling correct each time - there is nothing worse than practising the wrong spelling several times!
2) clarify the definition of each word, if you are unsure, before you use the word in the correct context. Create a sentence of your own, using the word appropriately with the additional skill listed below:
Foreign – Write a sentence with a simile
Island – Write a sentence with a question mark
Knight – Write a sentence with a metaphor
Rhyme – Write a sentence with speech marks
Yacht – Write a sentence with a simile
Please use your CGP: Grammar, Punctuation and Spelling workbook and complete:
Silent and unstressed letters page 74 - 75
If you do not have this book with you at home try this:
Click on 'slideshow,' then 'from the beginning'
- read carefully and follow instructions.
IT'S BREAK TIME
Drink plenty of fluids - keep hydrated.
Eat a healthy snack.
If you have building blocks at home from a younger sibling, or your own early years, these may come in useful today.
What else could you use to explore volume?
Do your adults have a several Oxo cubes - don't unwrap them, but these might be really useful today!
You may be able to find something better than my suggestions.
IT'S LUNCH TIME
Can you make a bi-colour healthy lunch?
Bi means how many?
Continuing with Evolution.
WALT: identify the different animal kingdoms.
READING for 30 minutes
Challenge: can you finish at the same place we do in class?