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Home Learning 2021

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25th January

Good morning. You will find new text questions here. Today's questions focus on the new text: Danger! Avoid Exploring With Captain Cook. Test your knowledge of grammar, spelling and punctuation with these quick questions. Log into Google Classroom for today's Literacy Classwork c/o Mr Marsden (it's scheduled from 8.00am onwards. If you need help with logging in please ask). You will find new homework (and last week's answers) in the folder below...

Test your calculation skills here. Use the link at the top of this page to spend 10 minutes (or more) exercising your multiplication knowledge with the Multiplication Tables Checker. Once again, if you would like to try more multiplication head across to the Oak National Academy.

Log in to your Sumdog account for a new challenge focusing on Multiplication. Earn a reward with 50 points or more. The challenge closes at 3.00pm (those who met Friday's challenge should discover a reward).

 

 

As the examples above (courtesy of Jessica, Frankie, Jacob and Isla) demonstrate, Light is an important part of our current work. Take time for further Reflection in the Science folder below...

ADDITIONAL TASKS:

1. Scroll down the page and see if there are any tasks that you need to finish.  2. The Multiplication Tables Checker. 

3. Touch-typing skills (the details are here).   4. Your Local Study (the details are here).   5. Use Duolingo to improve your French vocabulary.   6. Exercise (you may wish to visit the Joe Wicks YouTube page here (remember: always ask an adult before you access YouTube)). 

22nd January

Good morning. You will find new text questions (courtesy of Mrs Bell) here. Don't forget to read through the new text on this page too as you will need it for next week's text questions...

 

 

Test your knowledge of grammar, spelling and punctuation with these quick questions. Log into Google Classroom for today's Literacy Classwork (once again, courtesy of Mr Marsden. It is scheduled from 8.00am onwards. If you need help with logging in please ask). 

Test your calculation skills here. Use the link at the top of this page to spend 10 minutes (or more) exercising your multiplication knowledge with the Multiplication Tables Checker. Return to the properties of 2D Shapes with a second new task c/o Mr Marsden. You will find it in the folder below. Meanwhile, if you would like to continue working on your multiplication skills you can still head across to the Oak National Academy.

Log in to your Sumdog account for a new challenge focusing on a variety of Numeracy skills. Earn a reward with 70 points or more. The challenge closes at 3.00pm (those who met yesterday's challenge should discover a reward). At midday the Sumdog Leader Board is: Aurora, Joshua, Elliot, Oliver and Jacob.

Finally, explore the early days of Whitby Abbey in the folder below...

21st January

Good morning. You will find new text questions (courtesy of Mrs Bell) here. You will find a new text on this page too which, as before, may be of use to your Local Study. You will also need it for next week's text questions.

Test your knowledge of grammar, spelling and punctuation with these quick questions. Literacy will return to Google Classroom tomorrow but log in if you still have Classwork to finish/turn in (If you need help with logging in please ask). 

Both years are revising pronouns with BBC Bitesize: Year 3 are here (also take the time to recap verbs, adverbs and adjectives should you need to - you will find the links at the bottom of the pronoun work). Year 4 will find their pronoun revision here.  

Test your calculation skills here. Use the link at the top of this page to spend 10 minutes (or more) exercising your multiplication knowledge with the Multiplication Tables Checker. Learn the properties of 2D Shapes with BBC Bitesize here. Meanwhile, if you would like to continue working on your multiplication skills you can still head across to the Oak National Academy. You will also find questions on Multiples in the folder below. How many can you complete?

Log in to your Sumdog account for a new challenge focusing on a variety of Numeracy skills. Earn a reward with 50 points or more. The challenge closes at 3.00pm (those who met yesterday's challenge should discover a reward). At 12.10pm the the Sumdog Leader Board is: Will, Jacob, Oliver, Elliot and Eliza.

 

 

More Science work has been submitted. If you have yet to finish yours, you will find the details in the folder below. These examples by Aurora, Frankie, Isla and Seth should give you an idea of whether or not you've completed the tasks. 

Return to the world of French numbers with the task below courtesy of Mrs Bell. Elsewhere, Mr Marsden suggests Joe Wicks and the Wheel of Fortune as a way of keeping fit. You can find it on the Joe Wicks YouTube page here (Remember: always ask an adult before you access YouTube). Finally, log into Google Classroom this afternoon for a new Collective Worship video from Father Will. 

20th January

Good morning. You will find new text questions (courtesy of Mrs Bell) here. Test your knowledge of grammar, spelling and punctuation with these quick questions. Literacy will return to Google Classroom on Friday but there are a large amount of people who still have Classwork to finish and turn in (If you need help with logging in please ask). Year 3 can head over to BBC Bitesize and refresh their memory of subordinating conjunctions here. Year 3 will also find additional conjunction questions in the folder below. Elsewhere, Year 4 are looking at simple, compound and complex sentences with BBC Bitesize here

Test your calculation skills here. Use the link at the top of this page to spend 10 minutes (or more) exercising your multiplication knowledge with the Multiplication Tables Checker. Mr Marsden has provided a new Numeracy focus: 2D Shape. You can find it in the folder below. Meanwhile, if you would like to continue working on your multiplication skills you can still head across to the Oak National Academy.

Log in to your Sumdog account for a final challenge focusing on Subtraction. Earn a reward with 100 points or more. The challenge closes at 3.00pm (those who met yesterday's challenge should discover a reward). At 1.10pm the Sumdog Leader Board is: Seth, Thomas and Jacob.

Many people have yet to complete either their prayer or Science work (so far the only Reflection work submitted this week comes from Eliza, Jacob, Elliot, Jude and Zara). 

 

 

Dive into the world of Geography with the folder below (again, care of Mr Marsden).

19th January

Good morning. You will find new text questions (courtesy of Mrs Bell) here. Test your knowledge of grammar, spelling and punctuation with these quick questions. Log into Google Classroom for today's Literacy Classwork (once again, courtesy of Mr Marsden. It is scheduled from 8.00am onwards. If you need help with logging in please ask). 

Test your calculation skills here. Use the link at the top of this page to spend 10 minutes (or more) exercising your multiplication knowledge with the Multiplication Tables Checker. Mr Marsden has provided a further reminder of the key parts of multiplication. You can find it in the folder below. If you would like to try more multiplication head across to the Oak National Academy.

Log in to your Sumdog account for a new challenge focusing on Subtraction. Earn a reward with 75 points or more. The challenge closes at 3.00pm (those who met yesterday's challenge should discover a reward). At 12.10pm the current Sumdog Leader Board is: Will, Oliver, Jess, Elliot, Joshua and Thomas.  

 

 

If you have yet to do so, please take the time to finish your prayer. Stuck for inspiration?  These excellent examples by Mia, Frankie, May and Isla should help. Finally, you should discover a new RE task in the folder below...

18th January

Good morning. You will find new text questions (courtesy of Mrs Bell) here. Test your knowledge of grammar, spelling and punctuation with these quick questions. Log into Google Classroom for today's Literacy Classwork (early risers please note: it's scheduled from 8.00am onwards. If you need help with logging in please ask). You will find new homework (and last week's answers) in the folder below...

Test your calculation skills here. Use the link at the top of this page to spend 10 minutes (or more) exercising your multiplication knowledge with the Multiplication Tables Checker. Mr Marsden has provided a reminder of the key parts of multiplication. You can find it in the folder below. If you would like to try more multiplication head across to the Oak National Academy.

Log in to your Sumdog account for a new challenge focusing on Subtraction. Earn a reward with 50 points or more. The challenge closes at 3.00pm (those who met Friday's challenge should discover a reward). At 12.10pm the Sumdog Leader Board is: Oliver, Eliza, Jessica, Aurora, Joshua and Seth... 

Take time for Reflection. You will find the details in the Science folder below...

15th January

Good morning. You will find new text questions here (you will need to use both texts to answer today's questions). Test your knowledge of grammar, spelling and punctuation with these quick questions. Both years are again working with conjunctions over on BBC Bitesize: Year 3 here/Year 4 here. Test your knowledge with the questions in the folder below.

Test your calculation skills here. Use the link at the top of this page to spend 10 minutes (or more) exercising your multiplication knowledge with the Multiplication Tables Checker. Work on further Number Skills with BBC Bitesize: Year 3 here/ Year 4 here (as ever, if you would like to try more head to the Oak National Academy).

Log in to your Sumdog account for a new challenge - once again today's questions cover a variety of areas! Earn a reward with 75 points or more. The challenge closes at 3.00pm (those who met yesterday's challenge should discover a reward).  At 12.10pm those at the top of the Sumdog Leader Board are: Oliver, Elliot, Jacob, Thomas and Joshua.

Add a new dimension to your Local Study with the folder below (inside which you will also discover today's prayer). 

You might wish to try out your French vocabulary in a fun way with Duolingo - an excellent website suggestion from May. 

Finally, take time to ensure that you have finished this week's tasks, including Mr Marsden's Google Classroom assignment...

 

 

Eleven people have not yet logged into Google Classroom. If you need help with logging in please ask. 

Need more? As well as working regularly on your multiplication tables (the Multiplication Tables Checker at the top of this page gives you an idea of just how quick you need to be!), touch-typing skills are vital. You can find the details here and the more you can work on this the better you will become. Additional suggestions have been added to the Local Study here. Exercise is important too and Joe Wicks might be just the man to help. You can find his YouTube page here (remember: always ask an adult before you access YouTube).   

14th January

Good morning. You will find new text questions here. A new text has been added too (it may give you extra information for your Local Study). Test your knowledge of grammar, spelling and punctuation with these quick questions. Both years are looking at conjunctions with BBC Bitesize: Year 3 here/Year 4 here.

Test your calculation skills here. Use the link at the top of this page to spend 10 minutes (or more) exercising your multiplication knowledge with the Multiplication Tables Checker. Work on Number Skills with BBC Bitesize: Year 3 here/ Year 4 here (if you would like to try more head to the Oak National Academy).

Log in to your Sumdog account for a new challenge - today's questions are a mixture! Earn a reward with 50 points or more. The challenge closes at 3.00pm (those who met yesterday's challenge should discover a reward). At 12.10pm those at the top of the Sumdog Leader Board are: Oliver, Eliza, Jacob and Seth. Refresh your Place Value (and spelling) knowledge with the questions below... 

Return to our Science study and explore how light travels in the folder below...

Some people need to take the time to finish these Purplemash tasks: Science: Sources of Light work (7th January), Your prayer (11th January) and RE: Rules (12th January). Don't forget the task from Mr Marsden on Google Classroom too.

 

If you have photographs of your work that you wish to share with others (such as this superb art work from Aurora's Local Study and Jacob's recent shipping adventures!) then please do.

 

 

Not logged into Google Classroom yet? If you need help with logging in please ask.  

13th January

Good morning. You will find new text questions here. Test your knowledge of grammar, spelling and punctuation with these quick questions. Feeling tense? You are? The page below will be perfect...

If you haven't already done so, log into your Google Classroom account for an assignment from Mr Marsden. 

Test your calculation skills here. Use the link at the top of this page to spend 10 minutes (or more) exercising your multiplication knowledge with the Multiplication Tables Checker. Work on Place Value with BBC Bitesize: Year 3 are partitioning numbers here/ Year 4 are counting in hundreds here (if you would like to try more head to the Oak National Academy). 

Log in to your Sumdog account for a final challenge focusing on Addition. Earn a reward with 100 points or more. The challenge closes at 3.00pm (those who met yesterday's challenge should discover a reward). At 12.10pm the Sumdog Leader Board is: Oliver (279), Thomas (179), Jacob (134) and Will (131). Test your Subtraction skills with the questions below. How many questions can you answer?

If you have yet to do so, take time to finish these Purplemash tasks: 

 

Science: Sources of Light work (7th January)    6 people have finished this work

Your prayer (11th January)    5 people have finished this work

RE: Rules (12th January)    3 people have finished this work

 

If you have saved your Purplemash work in "My Work" by mistake open your documents and save them again in Year 3/Year 4. 

12th January

Good morning. You will find new text questions here. Test your knowledge of grammar, spelling and punctuation with these quick questions. Year 3 looking at suffixes and spelling rules with BBC Bitesize here/Year 4 are looking at spelling patterns here. Log into your Google Classroom account for an assignment from Mr Marsden.

Test your calculation skills here. Use the link at the top of this page to spend 10 minutes (or more) exercising your multiplication knowledge with the Multiplication Tables Checker. Work on further Subtraction strategies with BBC Bitesize: Year 3 here/ Year 4 here (if you would like to try more head to the Oak National Academy).

Log in to your Sumdog account for a new challenge focusing on Addition. Earn a reward with 75 points or more. The challenge closes at 3.00pm (those who met yesterday's challenge should discover a reward). At 12.10pm the Sumdog Leader Board is: Oliver (365), Thomas (166) and Alfie (115). Test your Addition skills with the questions below. How many questions can you answer?

If you have yet to do so, take time to finish your Science: Sources of Light work on Purplemash (see 7th January below for a reminder) and yesterday's prayer (only Jacob's, Eliza's and Aurora's have arrived so far). Don't forget to save your work. 

Finally, take a look at the world of right and wrong in the RE folder below...

11th January

Good morning. You will find new text questions here. Test your knowledge of grammar, spelling and punctuation with these quick questions. Both years are looking at suffixes to show/form tenses with BBC Bitesize: Year 3 here/Year 4 here.

You will find new homework in the page below...

Test your calculation skills here. Use the link at the top of this page to spend 10 minutes (or more) exercising your multiplication knowledge with the Multiplication Tables Checker. Work on Subtraction strategies with BBC Bitesize: Year 3 here/ Year 4 here (if you would like to try more head to the Oak National Academy).

Log in to your Sumdog account for a new challenge focusing on Addition. Earn a reward with 50 points or more. The challenge closes at 3.00pm (those who met Friday's challenge should discover a reward). At 12.10pm the Sumdog Leader Board is: Seth (102), Jacob and Thomas (67) and Elliot (65).

Take time to finish your Science: Sources of Light work on Purplemash (see 7th January below for a reminder). These excellent examples by Elliot, Jacob and Seth may give you some ideas. Don't forget to save your work. 

Elsewhere, Science, RE and Collective Worship combine in the page below...

Try logging into your Google Classroom account so that we have an idea of how many people can get in...

8th January

Good morning. You will find new text questions here. Test your knowledge of grammar, spelling and punctuation with these quick questions. Take a look at suffixes with the page below...

Test your calculation skills here. Use the link at the top of this page to spend 10 minutes (or more) exercising your multiplication knowledge with the Multiplication Tables Checker. Work on Addition strategies with BBC Bitesize: Year 3 here/ Year 4 here (if you would like to try more head to the Oak National Academy).

Log in to your Sumdog account for a new challenge focusing on Number Problems. Earn a reward with 100 points or more. The challenge closes at 3.00pm (those who met yesterday's challenge should discover a reward). 

Take some time to add to your Local Study (you can find the details here). Finally, Art and History combine in the page below...

7th January

Good morning. You will find new text questions here. Test your knowledge of grammar, spelling and punctuation with these quick questions. Both years are looking at suffixes with BBC Bitesize: Year 3 here/ Year 4 here.

Test your calculation skills here. Use the link at the top of this page to spend 10 minutes (or more) exercising your multiplication knowledge with the Multiplication Tables Checker. Work on Addition strategies with BBC Bitesize: Year 3 here/ Year 4 here. (if you would like to try something more head over to the Oak National Academy).

Log in to your Sumdog account for a new challenge focusing on Number Problems. Earn a reward with 75 points or more. The challenge closes at 3.00pm (those who met yesterday's challenge should discover a reward when they log in). At 12.10pm the current Sumdog Leader Board is: Will (249), Jacob (153), Seth (103) and Elliot (94)...

Enter the world of Light with the Science page below...

6th January

Good morning. You will find a new text and text questions here. The text features someone who may be useful to include in your Whitby project… Test your knowledge of grammar, spelling and punctuation with these quick questions. Revise prefixes with BBC Bitesize: Year 3 here/ Year 4 here.

Test your calculation skills here. Use the link at the top of this page to spend 10 minutes (or more) exercising your multiplication knowledge with the Multiplication Tables Checker. Work on Addition strategies with BBC Bitesize: Year 3 here and here/ Year 4 here. (Want to try something more? Pop over to the Oak National Academy).

Log in to your Sumdog account for a challenge focusing on Number Problems. Earn a reward with 50 points or more. The challenge closes at 3.00pm. (If you don’t know/can't remember your Sumdog login please email the address below and it will be sent to you). At 12.10pm the current Sumdog Leader Board is: Jacob (74), Seth (73), May (66) and Joshua (55)...

Finally, as we begin an unusual New Year, it might be a good idea to think about positive actions...

5th January, 2021

Happy New Year! Yesterday evening's announcement was certainly a bit of a surprise; however, there are one or two things that we can be going along with... Test your knowledge of grammar, spelling and punctuation here and your calculation skills here. The Oak National Academy have a useful series of Numeracy sessions exploring calculation strategies here.

You can find details of a new project here. The project should take some time to complete over the coming weeks (don't rush it!) and we will be sharing the results of this work when we return to school.

Remote Learning - Discoverers Class

 

Dear Parent,

We are sorry that your child is unable to attend school currently, either due to displaying symptoms or through a requirement to self-isolate.

 

During this time, we are expecting your child to revert back to Home Learning, assuming s/he is well enough to do so. All information about the topics that the children are covering in class this term are on the class page of the website: https://www.ruswarp-primaryschool.co.uk/

 

For Maths, English and Science please refer to the following websites, selecting the appropriate year group / topic:

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/

https://classroom.thenational.academy

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/primary

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zvqgsk7

 

 

Your child can continue to do daily:

  • Reading
  • Activities related to the topic – see website for topic overview
  • Spellings (word lists for this half term available on the website. Scroll down this page)

 

Please don’t hesitate to get in touch if we can be of any further assistance.

 

Many thanks,

 

J. Austin

Mr Austin       Email jaustin@ruswarp.n-yorks.sch.uk    

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