Learning Activities for Tuesday.

Good morning, hope you had a good day yesterday and enjoyed your remote learning activities. Below are some learning activities for today:


Learning Objective/Focus: Reading comprehension focus: Chapter 12: The Butterfly Lion.

Main input: Access the PowerPoint for Tuesday.

Listen to The Butterfly Lion – if you have a copy of the book follow along. Answer relevant questions using sentences and consider your handwriting.

Activities: Must: Complete all vocabulary and retrieval questions.

Should: As above and complete explanation questions.

Could: As above then complete prediction questions.

Extension: Complete the summarise part of the task.


Learning Objective/Focus: Find a rule – two step.

Main input: See PowerPoint.

Activities: Must: Fluency activity.

Should: Reasoning activity.

Could: Problem Solving activity.

Extension: Jack has the following function machines.

Input —+2 — -8—Output

Input —X8 — ÷2 –Output

Input —X2 —  -8 –Output

Explain which of these can be written as single function machines.


Learning Objective/Focus: To improve mastery of art and design techniques, including drawing, painting and sculpture with a range of materials [for example, pencil, charcoal, paint, clay].

Main input: Look at images of lion artwork using an internet search engine (make sure your parents/carers are aware that you are using a search engine). Search for images connected to ‘The Butterfly Lion’.

Activities: Must: Pencil sketch a lion.

Should: If you searched images relating to ‘The Butterfly Lion’ you may have seen a lion coloured in using blue butterfly images – give this a try.

Could: Make a lion mask using corrugated cardboard.

Extension: Paint a lion in the style of abstract pop art – using lots of bright colours.

Hope you have a good day. We are quite impatient to see your artwork, so please send it in as soon as you are able.