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Friday 22nd October 2021

Half Term Whole School Challenge!

 

As part of our topic launch for autumn 2, you are challenged to conduct a science experiment at home, or to take a photograph of something science related.

Please send either a video (up to 3 minutes long) or photograph(s) to your class teacher.

Please make sure you send your videos and photographs via your school email address by 9am on Monday 1st November.

We can’t wait to see all your amazing efforts

 

Further Homework - Year 4 

Spellings - Any spellings marked with green highlighter over this past half term have been spelt incorrectly in weekly spelling tests. Please practice these words through the break.

Times Tables - Continue gaining confidence with your 2 to 7 times tables ready for the new half term.

Date set: Friday 15th October 2021

Date Due: Thursday 21st October 2021

 

                       MATHS       

ENGLISH

TOPIC

 

 

 

 

 

What is my Home Learning task?

How long should it take me?

Where will it fit into my learning at school?

Consolidation

Addition 

Get a dice. Roll it four times and build up a 4 digit number. Repeat and create your second number. Add these numbers together using column method addition.

 

This could be repeated with your dice or try playing cards. What number can you create to add?

 

You may choose to do a number hunt around the house to make your numbers. Get creative but focus on your addition calculation process.

Up to 20 mins

This week we have been working on

Column method addition

Preparation

Practice your 6 times table ready for our times table challenge next week.

 

Create a colourful game to help you learn this times table. Remember don’t do your tables in order to ensure you a testing your brain.

 

Up to 30 mins

 

 

 

 

 

We will start this work next week.

We will be working on our 6 times table

Consolidation

 In class you have explored expanded noun phrases.

Can you link our science work on invertebrates and this English skill to create a range of expanded noun phrases about the different creature we found?

Challenge: An expanded noun phrase with 2 adjectives using commas.

Up to 30 minutes

We have been working on expanded noun phrases

Further consolidation

Fronted Adverbials

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zwwp8mn/articles/zp937p3

Use this link to complete these fronted adverbial challenges and games

Up to 20 mins

We will be working on

Preparation

Science

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zrckg7h

Enjoy this link to games and quiz’s about classification of vertebrates and invertebrates.

Up to 30 mins

Our focus this half term is

Living Things

 

Date set: Friday 8th October 2021

Date Due: Friday 15th October 2021

 

                       MATHS       

ENGLISH

TOPIC

 

 

 

 

 

What is my Home Learning task?

How long should it take me?

Where will it fit into my learning at school?

Consolidation

Negative numbers

 

This week we have been working on adding and subtracting 1 10 100 and 1000 to 4 digit numbers.

 

Start by solving these challenges. Draw a place value grid showing Th, H, T, O to help you

  1. Begin with the number 5426.

Add 3000

Subtract 200

Add 3

What is your final number?

 

  1. I start with a number. I add 2000, subtract 30 and added 100

The number I end on is 4278

What number did I start with?

 

Can you create 2 challenge questions of your own

 

Up to 30 mins

This week we have been working on

Place value linked to addition and subtraction

Preparation

Look at this calculation 6724 – 1212 =

Create a guide for a Year 3 pupil to help them solve this calculation.

Use clear steps in as much detail as you can. First, Next, Then

 

Now try this calculation: 6275 – 2157 =

Up to 20 mins

 

 

 

 

 

We will start this work next week.

We will be working with subtraction methods

Consolidation

 In class you have explored inverted commas. Choose 2 characters from one of your favourite TV shows – Write a short conversation between the 2. Can you include inverted commas, other punctuation and new lines in the correct place?

Up to 30 minutes

We have been working on inverted commas

Preparation

 Expanded Noun Phrases

Use this link to explore expanded noun phrases. As you scroll down the page you will see different activities and quiz’s for you to complete.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zhfgcqt

Up to 20 mins

We will be working on expanded noun phrases

Preparation

History

Over this half term we have explored crime and justice over time, specifically focusing on the Anglo Saxon times and present day.

Choose one of the trials by ordeal and a common crime in the present day. Can you compare the punishments for each? Think about who was/ is responsible for running the trial, who made the decision of Punishment, What was/ can be the sentence for the person suspected?

 

Which process of justice, present day or Anglo Saxon times do you think is the fairest?

Up to 30 mins

Our focus this half term is

Sweet Sweet Justice

 

Date set: Friday 1st October 2021

Date Due: Friday 8th October 2021

 

                       MATHS       

ENGLISH

TOPIC

 

 

 

 

 

What is my Home Learning task?

How long should it take me?

Where will it fit into my learning at school?

Consolidation

Negative numbers

 

This week we have been working on reading negative numbers and counting past zero.

 

Draw  out a number line from 20 to – 20 in your homework book.

 

Use your number line to solve the following questions. 

8 – 12 =

13 – 15 =

2 – 9 =

4 – 16 =

Which is greater – 7 or - 4 =

Up to 20 mins

This week we have been working on negative numbers.

Preparation

Use this link to refresh your understanding of column addition and subtraction ready for next week.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zy2mn39

At the bottom of the page you will find further links to some addition and subtraction games online.

 

Up to 20 mins

 

 

 

 

 

We will start this work next week.

We will be working with addition and subtraction methods

Consolidation

 In class you built up an idea for your own version of Scarlett and the Spy. Using your text map could you practise changing the first 2 paragraphs adding in your own ideas/ characters etc.

Up to 40 minutes

We have been working on boxing up our ideas.

Preparation

 Adverbs

What is an adverb?

Create a poster to explain what an adverb is. Can you show some examples and a definition?

Challenge yourself to put some adverbs into a sentence?

Up to 20 mins

We will be working on fronted adverbials.

Preparation

Science

Use a Venn or Carroll diagram to create your own criteria and sort some animals of your choice into the correct sections.

You completed one in class for the criteria:

Lays eggs

Can Fly.

What will you use this time?

Up to 30 mins

Our focus this half term is

Living Things

Set: Friday 24th September 2021

Due: Friday 1st October 2021

 

 

 

                       MATHS       

ENGLISH

TOPIC

 

 

 

 

 

What is my Home Learning task?

How long should it take me?

Where will it fit into my learning at school?

Consolidation

Place Value and Partitioning

 

This week we have been working on partitioning 4 digit numbers.

 

Have a go at these questions below.

 

Use different pictorial representations to show the values of the numbers below. Be as creative as you like.

 

2678         8763

2981         2097

9749

7435

4566

 

Up to 20 mins

This week we have been working on showing our understanding of 4 digit numbers.

Preparation

Number lines and reading scalesUse this link to play the game. Select any numberline from the left hand column on the games options of numbers up to multiples of 1000’s

https://mathsframe.co.uk/en/resources/resource/37/placing-numbers-on-a-number-line

How close can you get your flag?

Up to 20 mins

 

 

 

 

 

We will start this work next week.

We will be working with number lines and scales that work with numbers to 10,000.

Consolidation

Secret Spy Mission.

Our new class text is a meeting tale about a young girl and her experience meeting a spy.

What would be your ideal mission if you became a spy?

Create a secret spy identity for yourself and write a mission report detailing your secret task and what you will have to do to complete it successfully.

 

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Up to 40 minutes

We will be innovating our class text next week so developing ideas will benefit our work moving forward.

Consolidation

Nouns.

We have been exploring nouns.

What is a noun?

Over the last few weeks we have learnt about abstract and proper nouns.

Now can you explore collective nouns?

These can be fun and interesting to discover.

I wonder what you will find?

 

 

Up to 20 mins

We have been working on nouns.

Preparation

History

Over this half term we will explore different laws and who has enforced them throughout the years. Can you find some weird and wonderful laws that still exist today from different times in history? 

Up to 30 mins

Our focus this half term is

‘Sweet sweet justice’

Date set: Friday 17th September

Date due: Friday 24th September

 

 

 

 

                        MATHS        

ENGLISH

TOPIC

 

 

 

 

 

What is my Home Learning task?

How long should it take me?

Where will it fit into my learning at school?

Consolidation

Place Value and Rounding

 

Can you round these numbers to the nearest 10?

  1. 67
  2. 293
  3. 7845
  4. 2681

 

Can you round these numbers to the nearest 100?

  1. 239
  2. 128
  3. 2958
  4. 1279

 

Can you write these numbers as Roman Numerals?

  1. 34
  2. 96
  3. 83
  4. 77

 

Can you calculate the answers to these questions?

  1. XL + LIV =
  2. LXVI – XXX =
  3. XXVIII + V  =
  4. XC  – _____ = XXIX

 

Up to 30 mins

This week we have been working with numbers in the thousands  

 

We have looked at the place value of digits and linked this to rounding.

 

We have explore Roman Numerals.

Preparation

Counting in thousands

 

Can you order these numbers in ascending order?

 

3456

2675

2300

3500

1876

2783

3899

4000

 

Can you represent these numbers using counters in the table below?

 

5678          8753       2608          7820

4538          9524       1874          8792

 

 Th

H

T

O

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Up to 20 mins

 

 

 

 

 

Next week we will be working with numbers in the thousands, sequencing, ordering and comparing!

Consolidation

Talk for Writing

 

Can you practise our class text.  (Physical copies have been sent home but a copy is attached in our home learning English file)

 

Up to 20 mins

We have been working on our Year 4 class text

Preparation

Spelling

Check the meaning of this week’s spellings.

Then, if you have time choose one of our spelling stars’ activities to help you practise your spellings ready for our test on Friday (24th September).

 

Words with the aw sound spelt ‘augh’ and ‘au’.

Caught

Taught

Autumn

Cause

Clause

Applaud

Naughty

Daughter

Clause

Astronaut

author

 

Handwriting  - practice your curly and long ladder letters – can you keep a consistent letter size with clear ascending and descending letters.

 

Curly letter – c a d g q

Long Ladder Letters – l i t u y j

 

Up to 20 mins

Our Spelling Test will be on a Friday this half term.

Preparation

Science

This week we met MRS GREN who taught us about the seven things all living things do to be classified as alive.

 

Could you choose one animal and one plant. Can you explain why this organism is alive using Mrs Gren. What does it eat to get nutrients? What is a baby called? (e.g lamb)

 

 

Up to 30 mins

In Science, we are looking at living things.

 

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