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Andover Church of England Primary School

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Tuesday

Morning Maths 

Please complete this morning maths task. It should take 5-10minutes. 

Guided Reading

This type of novel/story is called dystopia

Find out the meaning of ‘dystopia’

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Have you ever read a book that has been set in a world familiar to you but that imagines a future where terrible things have happened and people have to fight for survival?

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Here are some examples of dystopian novels.

Do you think this text in set in the near future or a long time in the future? Why? What clues are there to help you decide?

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What could cause something like this to happen?

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Personal Reflection

Are you enjoying the book so far? What do you like about it?

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Spelling

Your spellings this week are words that have the 'er' sound in them. Use the strategies below to help you practice them. On Friday you will be tested on them.

 

The words this week are: 

                        refer                                    referred                                 referring 

referee                                 referral                                      proffer                         offered

                        offering                            transferring                              offer  

transferred                         transfer                                 preferential                       preference 

                             preferred                                         prefer

 


Maths

Today you are going to continue with yesterday’s learning. Here is the link to the video if you want to watch it again. 

Once you have watched it complete the attached work. 

There are 3 levels of challenge. 

Challenge 1 is the easiest and 3 is the most challenging. See if you can do all 3.

Check your answers after you have completed the work.

English

Today you are going to research what it is like in Antarctica and then prepare a presentation (PowerPoint or a poster)

I have explained today's lesson here. 

Areas to research are:

  • Clothing, equipment,
  • Climate/conditions/seasons,
  • Dangers/effects of extreme cold.

Some possible links to use are:

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/news/2016/12/buzz-aldrin-south-pole-antarctica-evacuation-science/

http://www.jaconline.com.au/downloads/sose/2006-04-03-antarctic-jb.pdf

https://www.nls.uk/learning-zone/geography-and-exploration/scotts-last-expedition/equipment

https://www.sciencekids.co.nz/sciencefacts/earth/antarctica.html

PE

Have a go at the challenges on the cards below. How many times can you complete each exercise in 5 minutes? Can you do it again to beat your score?

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