Thursday 30th April 2020
Hello Year Four, I hope you are all ok. Your learning challenges for today are below. Please use the class email address (email@example.com) if you have any questions about your learning or if you want to share anything you have learned at home. Keep shining!
Please look at the picture below, then choose some of the activities to do in your exercise book from school. You could share your learning with your teachers by asking a parent to help you send a picture of your learning to your class email address.
Professor Plum had been locked away in his laboratory for days now, barely even stopping to eat or drink.
He rested his left arm on the dusty pile of books scattered across his desk, and with his right hand he gently flicked the conical flask in front of him. The red and orange liquid inside coughed and spluttered as heat from the Bunsen burner excited it from below.
Professor Plum wiped his weary eyes; only the excitement of finally finishing the potion kept him awake. Just a few more hours, then it would be ready…
What sounds might you hear in Professor Plum’s laboratory?
Can you use your senses to describe what it would be like to be in there?
These sentences are ‘sick’ and need help to get better. Can you help?
He flicked the flask. It had a red liquid inside. It bubbled. The room was smoky.
Who is Professor Plum?
What potion is he making?
Has the Professor chosen to lock himself away?
Why hasn’t he had any sleep?
What might the vessels and books on the table contain?
If you could make any magic potion, what would you make?
What do you think the Professor keeps in his pockets?
Imagine you have the power and ingredients to make any magic potion. Can you draw and describe your creation?
Have a look at http://www.iseemaths.com/home-lessons/ . First watch today's video, pausing it to try out ideas, then have a go yourself.
Parents can sign up for information about maths at home here... https://iseemaths.us17.list-manage.com/subscribe?u=527e50946a2698d276f30fd2d&id=deb3b1a865 .
Visit https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-4/ and watch the video for Summer Term Week 4 – Lesson 3- Ordering money. The video will really help with the activities, which can be found below (with the answers too):
HAPPY 100TH BIRTHDAY CAPTAIN TOM!
I'm sure that you will have heard of Captain Thomas Moore by now...known as Captain Tom, he is a former British Army officer who has recently become famous for raising millions of pounds for the NHS by completing 100 laps of his garden, just days before his 100th birthday.
Captain Tom has achieved many things in his life, including...
Inspired by Captain Tom, perhaps you could try one of the following activities:
Curriculum - PE
Joe Wicks will be sharing an online workout each day at 9am. Why not have a go with your family each day. Exercise is great for your physical AND mental health, especially if you're staying at home.
Join Joe Wicks - The Body Coach - every morning at 9:00am on YouTube!