Good Morning Class 2,
It’s Friday! How did that happen?
Below are the learning activities for today.
|Learning Objective/Focus:||To apply literacy skills in a range of contexts |
|Main input||Talk about Compassion. What does it mean? How would you explain it to someone else?|
|Activities||Find a definition for compassion in a dictionary. How would you explain Compassion in your own words?|
|Find a story in the New Testament where Jesus shows compassion.|
|Write an acrostic poem using the word COMPASSION|
|Extension Activity Ideas||Can you think of famous people in history who have shown compassion? Choose a person and find 5 facts about them.|
|Learning Objective/Focus:||Multiplication – timed grid|
|Main input||Draw a 10×10 grid with numbers along the top and down the side, mix them up. Use numbers from 2 to 12, excluding 10.|
|Activities||See how quickly and accurately you can complete the grid. Are you getting quicker?|
|Remember to note those calculations that are tricky- E.g. 9×8, 7×9, 6×12|
|List the squares ie 2×2, 3×3, 4×4, 5×5, 6×6 and so on. Can you work out the answers to some higher squares than in your grid?|
|Extension Activity Ideas||Make up a multiplication game using 3 dice. It could be multiply all 3 numbers you roll. OR Multiply 2 highest numbers and subtract smallest. You decide.|
|Learning Objective/Focus:||Observational pencil drawing|
|Main input||Talk about drawing your shoe/trainer. What will you need to remember?|
|Activities||Draw your shoe/trainer from a particular angle or perspective E.g. side view, birds eye view.|
|Shade the outline faintly and remember to use shading to show light/dark.|
|Design and draw a new shoe/trainer for yourself or someone famous (pop singer or sportsman).|
|Extension Activity Ideas||Design a pair of wellies for a toddler. Think about colour, pattern, pictures etc. Make sure your design will appeal to them and their parents.|
I hope you have a great weekend. Be careful and enjoy!