English Lesson - Thurs 2nd July
English Lesson - Wednesday 1st July
English Lesson - 24th June - Expanded Noun Phrases
English Lesson - Tuesday 16th June - Speech
Fronted Adverbials - Activities - 09/06/20
Speech Marks (added 30-4-20)
To start this activity, watch the link from BBC Bitesize - click here for that.
Next attempt the 10 questions on this link - click here for that.
Now, have a go at the power point presentation game - ‘direct speech punctuation’. There are two further power points:
1) Use and punctuate direct speech, this well help understand direct speech and build upon their knowledge.
2) T2-E-1581, this identifies the difference between Reported speech v direct speech. Pupils need to know this, but working on direct speech and associated punctuation is a great start to build upon.
To finish off, take a look at the resources and choose a suitable worksheet for your child to try to complete.
Speech Marks / Inverted Commas Resources
Possessive Apostrophies - 8th June
Possessive Apostrophes (added 28/4/20)
We have put together a number of resources so the children can practice the skill of knowing when to use a possessive apostrophe. To start, watch the Bitesize video and have a go at the quiz. Then watch the slide show and try the activities attached. After that, move on to the worksheet, referring to the video or slide show if necessary to embed learning. When you are done and after a challenge, try some of the activity sheets.
The Bitesize video to start you off is here.
Possessive Apostrophe Presentation & Activities
An Inference Lesson (Added 5/5/20)
As we move into the Summer Term our new topic is the Ancient Egyptians. Our new book for English is The Story of Tutankhamun.
The book discovers the troubles Tutankhamun faced as a young king, his untimely death, and his legacy, which lay hidden for centuries. Pore over his treasures, learn the steps of mummification, and see Tutankhamun's fascinating story bought to life. The story travels through history with Howard Carter, on his quest to uncover Tutankhamun's hidden tomb, his incredible discovery, and our continued hunt to understand and unearth the riches of Ancient Egyptian life.
Prepare to be amazed as you uncover the story of the most famous boy king, and a world-changing discovery.