Virtual Learning for the week of 23 March 2020

March 22, 2020

Good morning Year 4

Update  READING: check out getepic.com! We have set you up with an account and you will find a tutorial link and your class code in your Friday email. We hope you enjoy!

Getepic: get ahead for April and check out this calendar GetEpic April 2020

A letter from Dr Biddulph:  Letter for Blog

You will be sent a daily email from enquiries@ with the  UCPS YouTube videos for each day’s learning.  Please do what you can and what feels right for you and your child each day.

In addition, this blog page will be updated daily with further learning resources such as .pdf documents to support the videos.  These could be printed, but also the activities can be done directly into your red learning journals.

Further Learning resources for week beginning 23rd March 2020.

Monday 23rd March

Maths  –  learning to be recorded in your red journal after your have watched the video

Tuesday 24th March

Reading Really Rocks –   The Day the Crayons Quit

Wednesday 25th March 

Maths  –Tally Chart Super Challenge

Thursday 26th March

Reading Really Rocks:  Watch video then, The Tempest

Friday 27th March

Maths  –  Roman Numerals Lesson 1     Year 4 Maths Roman Numerals Lesson 1 Fri 27.3.20

English  –

Other topics for the week:

Geography (Around the World in 80 Days themed quiz)  Around the World in 80 Days Quiz

Science  (Sound and hearing)  Hearing and the Ear LKS2 Science

French: Lesson 1: knowing the names of fruits in French  L1 fruits vocabulary L1 fruits wordsearch

Philosophy: If you would like to challenge your brain with some fun thinking visit  https://www.thephilosophyman.com/brainsqueezers for weekly challenges, riddles and games.

Art: ideas for art activities and resources: https://www.accessart.org.uk/art-resources-for-home/

Mindfulness: free 30 day mindfulness challenge for families: https://rainbowyogatraining.com/course/kids/3-day/30-days-mindfulness-challenge-for-kids-and-families/

Reading: this is the perfect moment to explore lots of different books and read for pleasure. Please find below some links where you can listen to authors readings a large selection of books.

  • Storyline Online

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  • Oliver Jeffers’ readings. The author will read one of his books every day. Readings will take place at 6pm UK time and are broadcast via Instagram Stories.  All broadcasts have been recorded and will also be added to Jeffers’ website https://www.oliverjeffers.com/.

Image result for Oliver Jeffers reading out loud stuck at home

 

We hope that this supports your child’s learning this week.

With all good wishes

Year 4 Team

 

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