I hope you had a great day yesterday. Enjoy any particular book? If you could be any character from a book who would you be? Why?
Below are some learning activities for today.
|Learning Objective/Focus:||Non- fiction books|
|Main input||Discuss how we retrieve information. What can we use? Identify the characteristics of a non- fiction book.|
|Activities||Choose a non-fiction book and read the Blurb. Read the contents and locate the glossary.|
|Locate 5 facts you can find in your favourite non-fiction book. Say why this is your favourite non-fiction book.|
|Compile information and pictures to form your own non-fiction book on a subject you enjoy learning about.|
|Extension Activity Ideas||Would you rather access the Internet for information about something or read a book about it? Write an explanation giving your reasons in detail.|
|Main input||Discuss making amounts. Link this discussion to amounts of money – when might you get an amount? What type of money might it include? Coins? Notes?|
|Activities||Explore amounts which use a variety of coins. |
I have 3 silver coins- what might they be? What is the highest amount/lowest amount you could make? Explore 4 silver coins….
|List all the different totals you could get from having 3 silver coins/4 silver coins.|
|Try making amounts with all the coins including non-silver. |
Use 4 coins that are not round. How many different amounts can you make? Order them from lowest to highest.
|Extension Activity Ideas||Ask an adult to give you totals to make using the smallest number of coins/notes E.G 93p=50p+20p+20p+2p+1p £3.67=?|
|Learning Objective/Focus:||The special friends of Jesus. Who were they?|
|Main input||Discuss the special friends of Jesus (disciples). Who were they? Who did Jesus choose and why?|
|Activities||Find out the names of the disciples and the jobs they did.|
|Why do you think Jesus chose friends from different walks of life? Discuss or write an explanation.|
|Find stories from the New Testament which demonstrate how the disciples helped Jesus.|
|Extension Activity Ideas||Draw a picture of your favourite story with Jesus and the disciples.|
I hope you have a great day.