Good morning everyone. We hope you have had a lovely weekend and you are ready for another exciting week of learning. This week our new topic will be China! We will be learning different things that link to the country of China. We look forward to seeing pictures of your amazing work – keep sending them to us using our class emails 😊
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hCBzNnSSxds (turn off the sound so your child can say what they see). Then, watch the set 2 sound lessons at 10am and 10:15.
Note; If you ask your child to read the set 2 sounds in your home learning pack and they know the set 2 sounds well, move onto watching set 3.
You can also play some fun phonics games here; https://www.phonicsplay.co.uk/
This week we are going to learning about a Chinese Folktale called; The Magic Paintbrush. It is a tale of honesty against power and greed.
Today we would like you to read the Folktale and create a story map to help you with retelling the story. Remember to include adjectives to describe your images, this will help with tomorrows learning.
If you cannot open the word document, you can find other versions of The Magic Paintbrush to watch on YouTube.
Learn to say some numbers in Chinese. Skip to 7min 20secs for the numbers section but feel free to explore the rest of the video.
Today, you are going to solve a range of place value challenges, remember place value is the value of each digit in a number such as hundreds, tens and ones.
Challenge 1 ;
Topic challenge- Can you write these Chinese numerals;
In the top corner of your rapid recall whiteboard, you will have a space to write your number.
Today we would like you to learn about China and locate it on a map so have a look for China on Google Earth if you can. Then, if you follow the link below, you can find out some really cool facts about China.
Using the information you find, create a fact file all about China focusing on different geographical aspects.
Here are some fact-file templates to help you below, I have also attached them if you would like to print out a template;
Log in to your myON account here; https://www.myon.co.uk/login/index.html
You can choose from a variety of texts and most will have a quiz to go with them. We can log in and see how you are getting on so I would love to see your quiz scores, 100% of course.
We would like you to practise your weekly spellings in our fancy handwriting style. Please have a look at the document attached to show you the joins.