St Bartholomew's CE Primary

01706 344631

Head@st-bartholomews.lancs.sch.uk

Hallfold, Hall St, Whitworth, Lancs OL12 8TL

SUMMER TERM -WEEK 1-

Year 4 - Working At Home

From 20th April 2020

Welcome Back! 

 

Your child will continue to be set weekly activities for English, Maths, Topic and spelling. These will be either set activities from the pack they brought home or online activities. I will update this on the year 4 class page. Please keep checking as I will update this page as much as I can. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to ask. You can contact me at: year4@st-bartholomews.lancs.sch.uk

Thanks,

Mrs Brown

Friday maths problem  

Which is bigger? 
5/8 of 64

4/9 of 81

5/11 of 66 

7/10 of 50

Week beginning 20th April 2020

Maths activities: Please complete the maths challenges above and send your answers to our class email. 

Fractions and the 9 xtable 

Please see the 2dos that have been set for you on Purple mash and complete them by Friday. 
9 x table song and challenge on Education city, TT rockstars practice, Daily ten multiplication and division with a focus on the 9 x table.

English activities:

Please write a recount of what you have done during the Easter holidays in quarantine and send it to me via the class email. I would love to hear about how you are spending your time!

The new spelling list is now live on spelling shed - please ensure your child is completing at least 3 games of this a week.

This week's SPAG task is on Purple Mash and focuses on plurals.

Please complete the 'Write a story' 2do  and remember to create some illustrations to go along with it!

Please complete a Spag quiz of your choosing on the site. https://www.educationquizzes.com/ks2/english/ 

Don’t forget to keep up with practicing your cursive handwriting! 

 

Please complete the Geography, History, PSHE and Science activities and send your findings to our class email. 
 

PE activities: 'PE with Joe' on youtube is live every morning from 9 - 10 and is a great way to keep your children active. Cosmic kids also do yoga sessions for children which are really good. Go noodle is also a fun way to get those 60 active minutes into your child's day!

 

French: Please complete the weather learn screen and activity on Education City. 

Science

Is it true or false?

Here are some statements.  Are they true or false? How would you find out or collect evidence to prove or disprove the statement? 

  • All solids are hard 
  • All liquids can be squashed 
  • All liquids can be changed into a solid in a household freezer 
  • All liquids take the shape of the container they are in 
  • Some liquids are sticky 
  • You cannot squash a solid
  • All liquids are colourless 

Send what you found out to our class email!  year4@st-bartholomews.lancs.sch.uk 

Geography

What happens when a river floods?

Why do rivers flood?

What effect does this have on people?

Which parts of the UK have suffered from flooding recently?

Use the following links and any of your own research to answer the questions.

https://www.geography.org.uk/teaching-resources/flooding 

https://www.3dgeography.co.uk/river-floods 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zjcg6v4 

History

Watch the following 'Egypt's Nile: Then and Now' on youtube.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IEloRDNdTCI

Research and find out what a Nilometer and a Shauf is and what it is used for. 

 

PSHE

What is the difference between a risk, danger and hazard? How can we manage these responsibly? 

Maths

Alongside the maths in the children's home packs, there are a number of online activities that have been set for the children.

These include:

Education city https://www.educationcity.com/

Purple mash https://www.purplemash.com/sch/stbarts-ol12

Times table rockstars https://ttrockstars.com/

Maths shed https://www.mathshed.com/en-gb

Daily 10 https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/daily10

All of the children's log ins for these resources are in their home packs.

Music

The children can access online music lessons using charanga https://charanga.com/site/log-in/ 

All of the children's log ins for these resources are in their home packs.

English

Alongside the English in the children's home packs, there are a number of online activities that have been set for the children.

These include:

Education city https://www.educationcity.com/

Purple mash https://www.purplemash.com/sch/stbarts-ol12

Spelling shed https://www.spellingshed.com/en-gb

 

All of the children's log ins for these resources are in their home packs.

*Free Subscriptions*

During this difficult time, several online educational services are offering free subscriptions for parents who find themselves with children learning from home. 

Adventure Academy https://www.adventureacademy.com/

Classroom secrets https://kids.classroomsecrets.co.uk/

Khan Academy https://www.khanacademy.org/signup?isparent=1

Kids discover online https://www.kidsdiscover.com/kids-discover-online/

Minecraft education edition https://education.minecraft.net/

Mystery science https://mysteryscience.com/

Prodigy Maths https://www.prodigygame.com/pages/parents/

Twinkl https://www.twinkl.co.uk/

Scholastic https://classroommagazines.scholastic.com/support/learnathome.html

White Rose Maths https://whiterosemaths.com/

Master the curriculum https://masterthecurriculum.co.uk/

Mrs Mactivity https://www.mrsmactivity.co.uk/

The British Sign Language course is currently free for under 18s https://www.british-sign.co.uk/