Here we are at Friday again. I hope you have had a great week and that you enjoy your weekend.
Below are some learning activities for today.
|Learning Objective/Focus:||Write a Winter Senses poem|
|Main input||If weather allows, go for a walk, looking, listening and so on. Remember all the things you’ve seen and heard, even things you have smelt!|
|Write a poem about Winter. Try to include alliteration, a simile and interesting vocabulary.|
|SHOULD||Write a Winter poem including things from your walk. Think about the different senses – can you include something about each sense?|
Include a range of adjectives and adverbs.
|COULD||Write a rhyming poem about Winter.|
|Extension Activity Ideas||Illustrate your best copy and send it to us for display.|
|Learning Objective/Focus:||Revision of money|
|Main input||Ask a grown up for a mixture of coins, about 20 coins in total, or empty your piggy bank. Talk through the different coins which could be within the mixture E.g. 1p, 2p, 5p etc|
|Remove 3 coins and find their total. Keep a record each time. Do this 5 times. Try removing 4 coins and total. Write your amount in 2 ways E.g. 67p £0.67|
|SHOULD||Challenge yourself to find the total of 6 random coins, then 7 and so on.|
|COULD||Find the total of a range of coins and round each total to the nearest 10p. Then explore rounding each total to the nearest pound.|
|Extension Activity Ideas||Invent a board game involving money.|
|Learning Objective/Focus:||Observational drawing|
|Main input||Discuss observational drawing of a dining room chair. What can you see? What details are there? What will you need to include? Where will you start?|
|Draw the chair from the side. Remember to sketch what you can see.|
|SHOULD||Look at straight and curved lines. Look at proportion, shape and shading. Ensure that your drawing includes these features.|
|COULD||Do a second drawing by changing the angle of your sketch E.g draw the chair from the back.|
|Extension Activity Ideas||Design a throne for a King or Queen.|
Have fun and enjoy your weekend.