Year 4 Home Learning Page

Home Learning | All Souls' Catholic Primary School

Week beginning the 3rd May 2021 - click on the links for each day to access the home learning.

ONLY ONE MORE WEEK UNTIL WE ALL GET TO BE BACK TOGETHER IN SCHOOL AGAIN! MISS CRIDLAND, MISS MOYLE, MISS LARVIN, MRS GORDON AND MISS CLARKE CAN'T WAIT TO SEE YOU ALL AGAIN!

Please ensure that you have access to your child's Purple Mash account.  As well as updating you through the website, we will be sending you messages on Purple Mash.  If you do not have these login details, please email us at year4@lakeyln.bham.sch.uk child's name and class in the subject bar.

 Year 4 Reading

This week we are celebrating World Book Day so just for this week you will have something different for reading! We  hope that you enjoy the tasks. 

How you can celebrate a very 2021 World Book Day on Thursday 4 March! |  National Literacy Trust

 

 You will be learning all about different authors and why they love reading and writing books. Watch the clips and complete the tasks underneath each link.

 

At the end of the week you can email all of your reading tasks in one go rather than send a separate email each day. Email to year4@lakeyln.bham.sch.uk 

Monday- Alex Bellos and Ben Lyttleton, the authors of Football School, talk about how their fantastic stories also help us learn about the world. The book is all about inspirational stories of achievement – both on and off the pitch! Hear some of their best football stories – one of which inspires a mysterious writing challenge.

https://youtu.be/C7KRrCFcsJs 

Task 1: Complete an author file about the authors

Author-Academy-notes-.pdf 

Task 2: Read the extract: Football-Stories_.pdf 

Now  complete the questions below. 

Football stories questions.pdf 

Tuesday- Planet Omar author Zanib Mian talks about how she takes inspiration from friends, family members and even strangers for her brilliant characters. Find out how you too can be inspired by your friends and family and use them to create brand new stories.

https://youtu.be/RXhWIJN8fdA 

Task 1: Complete an author file about the authors

Author-Academy-notes-.pdf 

Task 2: Now read the extract: Planet-Omar_.pdf 

Now complete the questions below.

 Planet Omar questions.pdf  

WednesdayJoin Humza Arshad and Henry White, the co-authors of the Little Bad Man series! Here they share the importance of not making judgements before you embark on a new adventure, and find out just how you can be inspired by a radioactive samosa…

https://youtu.be/vH-s7UAyLaY 

Task 1: Complete an author file about the authors

Author-Academy-notes-.pdf  

Task 2: Now read the extract: Little-Badman_.pdf

Now complete the questions below. 

Little Badman questions.pdf

 

Thursday- Learn all about how to be an earth warrior! Jess French, author of £1 book Protect the Planet, shares tips on easy everyday changes so that you too can can help protect the planet. Listen to why ‘kindness is key’ and how you can make a real difference with simple solutions!

https://youtu.be/B3tZENfYcPA 

Task 1: Complete an author file about the authors

Author-Academy-notes-.pdf   

Task 2: Now read the extract: Protect-the-planet-.pdf 

Now complete the questions below. 

Protect the Planet questions.pdf 

 

Friday- If you were to go on an exciting and wild adventure, where would you go? Maybe your place is made up, or maybe it’s a real location, like the rooftops of Paris! Hear from Katherine Rundell how taking inspiration from real life exciting incidents can help you find adventure hidden in all sorts of unexpected places. 

 https://youtu.be/dSMoHVMmPts 

Task 1: Complete an author file about the authors

Author-Academy-notes-.pdf   

Task2: Now read the extract- Skysteppers-extract_.pdf

Skysteppers questions.pdf

 

Year 4 Writing 

We are continuing with the text 'The Borrowers' this week and you will finish writing your story.

 

Monday In this lesson, we will be looking at speech first and second and the correct punctuation. We will apply our knowledge of speech to our own speech sentences and add extra information. For this lesson, you will need, an exercise book or some paper and a pencil.

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-practise-speech-with-punctuation-68rp8e 

Please also complete the extra task below:

 

Tuesday-  In this lesson, we will generate vocabulary for the build-up scene in 'The Borrowers'. We will generate vocabulary and show not tell to show how the characters are feeling. In this lesson, you will need an exercise book or some paper and a pencil.

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-generate-vocabulary-for-the-build-up-74v62d 

Wednesday-  In this lesson, we will be focusing on the build-up scene in an episode of 'The Borrowers'. We will learn how to use our plans effectively to apply to our writing and construct sentences for the build-up. In this lesson, you will need an exercise book or some paper, a pencil and your plan from the previous lesson.

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-write-the-build-up-6dgp4e 

Please email me your build up to year4@lakeyln.bham.sch.uk or you can complete the purple mash to do called 'Borrowers Build Up'. You don't need to send it me both ways. 

 

Thursday-  In this lesson, we will be focusing on both the climax and resolution scenes in an episode of 'The Borrowers'. We will analyse and interpret each scene and generate sentences to describe the final scenes of the narrative. In this lesson, you will need an exercise book or some paper and a pencil. 

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-analyse-the-climax-and-resolution-71jkct 

Please email me your Climax and resolution to year4@lakeyln.bham.sch.uk or you can complete the purple mash to do called 'Borrowers climax and resolution'. You don't need to send it me both ways. 

Friday-  In this lesson, we explore how reading builds empathy. We will share recommended reads and explore character traits in order to describe a favourite character.

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-develop-reading-for-pleasure-cguk8e 

Spellings for this week:

 

 

 

Miss Moyle's Writing group

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Year 4 Numeracy 

In Numeracy this week we are going to be continuing to divide a 2 digit and a 3 digit number by a 1 digit number.

Monday-

Tuesday-

Wednesday-

Thursday- Find a fraction of a number lesson 2

Friday-.

 

 

Miss Johnson's Numeracy Group - please click here

 This is now on it's own page. Please click the link above.

 

FRENCH

Flag of France - Wikipedia 

 French fruits lesson 3   - Click on the link https://vimeo.com/508523119

If you would like to print off the activities then please click on the links below to load them as PDFs.

Fruits crossword

Fruits word puzzle

Fruits wordsearch

 Bonne Chance!!