Please look at the number line below that includes negative numbers.
Below is an example for the calculation -2+8=6
Below is an example for the calculation 1-3=-2
Spot the mistake:
What is wrong with this sequence of numbers?
Justify your answer
If you haven’t already, please complete the baseline assessment on Reading Plus which will take 40 minutes. We have completed this in class this week. If you need your login details, please email Mr Butterworth and he will email them across.
The children in class today will be publishing their diary entry in their neatest handwriting on a specific writing template in school. I have attached a template that you could use instead, alternatively you could type this up on the computer and design your own writing template if you wish. There is a lot of flexibility with how you wish to publish.
Yesterday, we had an excellent PSHCE lesson as we focused on what makes a good friend. We had many great discussions about this and it was great to see how everyone in the class understand each other really well and considers everyone to be good friends with each other. Below you can see the key characteristics that the children believe make someone a good friend.
LO: To round decimals with 1 decimal place to the nearest whole number
Write the place value in for each digit
Go to one place value less than the required rounding value
5 or more round it up, less than 5 round down
LO: To plan my writing
Next week you will be writing a diary entry as if you are Auggie. The diary entry will reflect the week you have had in school. To help draft this next week, I would like you to complete the following box up plan in note form.
Todays we are re launching X Table Rockstars in class and giving each child 30 minutes on the iPad to get back involved with the app. For the other 30 minutes, I would like each child to complete this pre assessment for number and place value:
If you don’t have a printer at home, simply write down the answers next to each question number on paper.
LO: To use devices to build cohesion within a paragraph
Using the above examples, I want you to write a diary entry as if you were Auggie on his first day of school, aged 10.
How would you be feeling?
What would you say?
What would you do?
To help give you get into character, watch the following video clip…
Later this week you will be making your own planets with balloons and paper mâché, so before this happens I would like you to choose one planet to research and find out facts and information and also draw it. If you can’t print out the following template, then write down the facts and later in the week we can publish them onto the template in school.
What a week we have had! It has been great having all children back in school and together as a group again. The week has been full of smiles and laughter and the children have worked ever so hard with their learning. Below you can see pictures from our Big Idea session where we had many creative activities for the children to choose from. Space is definitely a topic theyw ill love learning about!