It is taking me time to get used to this technology! Hopefully I will get better as the days go on. Lets try and liven things up with some music. Remember all the work we did with Mary?
Let us practice putting rhythm to the music. I know we played the drums in school so lets try and find another way to play our music. You can clap out the rhythm, tap it out on your knees or even get a saucepan from the kitchen and use a wooden spoon. Perhaps you could make a drum and drum stick from something in the recycling bin? Use your imagination.
Click on the link below, sing and play along. Enjoy the music and encourage your family to join in! the more the merrier! Get the house rocking!!
A bag of sugar weighs 1kg. Can you find ten items of food in your press/fridge that weigh less than 1kg and more than 1kg. Make a list of these items. There are 1000g in a kg!
Practice your number bonds on topmarks.co.uk game hit the button. I think you will like this. Practice for 20 minutes a day. Once you are able to move on to the next level. This game will really help speed up your mental maths.
Continue writing your diary every day. You can type your diary if it suits you and you want to. You can then email into me at firstname.lastname@example.org If you prefer just hand write them out.
Take 5 sentences a day and write them out putting in the
correct punctuation. Remember that you need a capital letter for the name if
someone, the name of a place and the beginning of a sentence. You need a full
sop at the end of a sentence and a question mark after a question.
Read for 20 minutes every day if you can.
Please write out the following sentences using the correct
During this time of isolation keep a diary of what life is like for you and your family. Write in the things you do to keep yourself occupied and how you are feeling. If you want you can type this diary. If you prefer just write it. You can add to your own diary by drawing a picture or adding in photos you take. Do your best, one or two sentences or maybe a a couple of paragraphs. I will enjoy reading these diaries when I get them. Hopefully Soon
Develop an Awareness of Length
Use a ruler to draw lines showing 3cm, 8cm, 12cm, 17cm, 5cm & 10cm.
Measure the length of things in your home. E.G the width of your front door, the length of your kitchen table, the length of your post box. Measure 10 different things in your home and write down what you measured and the length of them. You can use a measuring tape if your family have one, if not use the palm of your hand to measure things. How many hands long is each item.
Watch this simple experiment to show how soap helps wash germs away. After you watch the clip try it out for yourself. Remember at this time it is very important that everyone washes their hands regularly and washes them correctly
Hand Washing Technique Watch the clip and then make sure to wash your hands correctly & regularly.
Preparing for Work Part of preparing for leaving school and becoming more independent is about each of you taking more responsibility for yourselves and your belongings. During this time off school help out at home. Below are a list of jobs that you can to do to achieve this independence! Make your bed each morning and keep your room tidy. Fill the dish washer, Empty the dishwasher Match clean socks and help tidy away clean clothes. Find out how to put a wash on in the washing machine. Put one wash on every week. (Get help!) If possible get photos of yourself doing these tasks and show me when you return.
PE It is important to get out and get some fresh air when you can and do some exercises. Joe Wick’s youtube channel will do PE activities you can join in with.
Read for 20 minutes at least every day www.topmarks.co.uk is a nice website for maths and english. You can find some nice things to read here and some maths problems suitable for all levels. If you can take plenty of photos of what you get up to and maybe if you have someone that can help you could use them to make a short story using book creator or animoto.