Wednesday 3rd February 2021 – Home Learning Ideas

Good morning year 4,

it was great to see so many of you yesterday, on our Google Meets! As we said yesterday, we are all so proud of you, so keep it going!

Here are your learning ideas for today:

Lockdown idea: Mindfulness exercises

English: Diaries

Solving life’s problems: Time – seconds, minutes, hours

Topic: ICT – coding

Lockdown idea: Why not take a moment out of your busy day to try some mindfulness exercises. When things get on top of us, it is important that we can take a break and relax. Click on the link below to try these exercises out:

English: Diaries

SPAG warm up: what are modal verbs?

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zwwp8mn/articles/zps4pbk

Main Session:

Here is a list of things you could use to write a successful diary entry.

TASK: You are the teacher! Read through these two entries:

Using the check list above, give the entries a WWW (what went well) and an EBI (even better if).

Extra task: have they used any of the grammar skills we have learnt in our last three SPaG warm ups?

Solving life’s problems: Time – seconds, minutes, hours

Watch the first learning which will provide a recap of seconds, minutes and hours.

Now, watch the second learning video which will guide you through further learning on seconds, minutes and hours. If you are feeling confident, why not have a go at the following challenge task:

Topic: ICT – coding

We would like you to work through various coding activities using the links below. How far can you get?

https://studio.code.org/s/course1/stage/8/puzzle/1

https://studio.code.org/s/artist/stage/1/puzzle/2

Have a great day of learning!

The Year Four Team.