Term Three- Where would you like to go in Europe?

Happy New Year everyone!  I hope you are looking forward to our fantastic new topic focusing on Europe!  I'm really looking forward to seeing your projects and learning about the European country you've chosen to discover.

 

Click on the Euro Flag for information about Europe.

Please click to download our topic web above to view properly.  

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How about some more statistics about Europe?  Click on the Euro sign below:

 

 

Literacy:

This term we are learning about -ly openers, adverbs and adverbial phrases.  We are looking to improve our writing by stretching our sentences and adding more detail.

Here are some games to help you practise these skills:

http://learnenglishkids.britishcouncil.org/en/grammar-games/adverbs

http://www.eslgamesplus.com/adjectives-adverbs-ly-rally/ 

http://www.ezschool.com/play/402

http://www.oswego.org/ocsd-web/match/term/matchgeneric2.asp?filename=msmith5adverbmatch

 

We have also been learning how to write a non chronological report on different countries within Europe including Spain, Germany and Greece. 

Here is a game you can play about reports:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/english/writing/reports/play/

 

Maths:

This term we will be practising our place value:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/maths/number/place_value_headings/play/

Here is some games to help you practice our fractions:

http://www.fractionmonkeys.co.uk/activity/

http://www.bgfl.org/bgfl/custom/resources_ftp/client_ftp/ks2/maths/fractions/index.htm

Want to practise x10 and 100?  Please use the games below to help you.  There is even some using the decimal point if you feel confident!

http://www.wldps.com/gordons/Inverse_machine_v2.swf

 This week we have loved playing with mesurements!  Why not use measure at home in cooking this weekend?  Below is the make a shed game.  Can you build the shed?

http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/maths/ma22leng/game/ma22leng-game-build-a-shed/conversion_v2_4.swf

Science

We will be learning about the human skeleton and nutrition this term:

 

                               

       

We really enjoyed learning about fruit and vegetables in our diet!  Here is some links:

Change 4 Life logo

 

 

http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/clips/z2pxpv4

http://www.bbcgoodfood.com/howto/guide/what-counts-five-day

 

 

Pe

This term we will be joining the Oxford Academy to explore some exciting opportunities using their facilities for PE!  We will need our kit every Wednesday including a red t-shirt, black shorts and/or jogging bottoms (cold weather/ outdoor sports), black plim soles and please ensure you bring a waterproof jacket for our walk there- it could be very wet!

 

Spellings

 

Week 1

Myth

Gym

Gymnast

Gymnastics

Gymnasium

Egypt

Egyptians

Pyramid

Mystery

Mysterious

 

Week 2

Trouble

Country

Double

Touch

Young

Input

Inset

Insane

Indoors

Inform

 

Week 3

Inch

Insect

Inhale

Invite

Invitation

Increasing

Insult

Insulting

Invest

Investment

 

Week 4

Invade

Invasion

Include

Inclusion

Invalid

Invent

Invention

Introduce

Introduction

Involve

 

Week 5

Insulted

Insolent

Ingenuity

Ingenious

Inactive

Incorrect

Undo

Unfix

Unpin

Until

 

Week 6

Unzip

Unable

Uneven

Unacceptable

Unload

Untold

Unpack

Unwell

Unarmed

Unfolded