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Thursday 4th June at 11am - National Assembly 

If you would like to take part in the National Assembly please click on the Oak National Academy logo above:

Class catch up links: 

 

 

Year 4 Home Revision Page: 

 

Week beginning: 1.6.20 (All advertised activities will not be available until Monday at the earliest) 

Last updated: 31.05.20

Status: Updated

 

Trouble Logging In?

If you are having trouble logging in to either Frog Play, Spelling Shed or TT Rockstars - please fill in our Lost Login detail form here (You will need to scroll)

 

Frog Play

We are using Frog Play as a platform for children to submit their work, often by multiple choice quiz. This is easier to manage at home as opposed to worksheets as not everyone has a printer at home. 

 

In English we are currently listening to The Railway Children. 

The audio book we are using can be found free of charge on the https://www.researchify.co.uk/audiobooks.html website.

 

If you enjoyed listening to the abridged version of Black Beauty, perhaps you will enjoy reading the full version? See a link at the bottom of this page: 

 

Subject  Task
Daily Practice: 

Complete spelling activity on Spelling Shed.

Read a book that interests you for 10 minutes.

Book reviews: 

If you have a read a book recently why not write a book review using our book review form? All the completed reviews will be put on our blog and who knows, your review might make somebody buy and enjoy the book as much as you did!

Complete your book review here!

First News: 

At the bottom of this page you can download a free copy of the "First News" newspaper which is specially written for children. Once you have read it, why not tell us about a story that made you think, changed the way you think or made you happy or annoyed on our blog. 

Please find the latest edition at the bottom of the page under First News. 

English: Monday

Listen to Chapter 2 of The Railway Children on the Researchify website by clicking on the link above - answer the questions found on Frog Play

You can download a PDF version of this book at the bottom of the page - we hope you enjoy this classic text. 

 

English: Tuesday

Today you are going to write a diary entry based on a historical character. Click on the link to BBC bitesize (Click here) 

 

Complete the activities and write Grace Darling’s diary entry. 

 

https://gilmourjuniors.wordpress.com/2020/06/01/week-beginning-1st-june-year-4-writing-task/

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Today you are going to listen to two poems by Grace Nichols. Your challenge is to write your own rap in the style of Grace Nichols.You might like to write an animal rap eg Dog Rap or Guinea Pig Rap. If you have a pet, you could write it about them. You might choose to write a rap about a season eg Old Man Autumn or Lady Summer. But feel free to choose any subject you want for your rap. Good luck!

 

Lady Winter's Rap  Click here 

Cat Rap Click here

If you enjoyed these poems by Grace Nichols, you might like to listen to some more. 

https://clpe.org.uk/poetryline/poets/nichols-grace  

Share your writing here: 

https://gilmourjuniors.wordpress.com/2020/05/18/week-beginning-18th-may-year-3-and-year-4-writing-task/

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Dragon Eggs!

Your writing task is to write an information page about a species of dragon. You can download the task at the bottom of the page. 

Read our writing here: 

https://gilmourjuniors.wordpress.com/2020/05/10/week-beginning-11th-may-writing-task-year-3-and-year-4/

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Last week's writing task uses the Authorfy website. To be able to access the resources you will need to register with the site by clicking "join" and creating an account. Membership of Authorfy is free and the resources on this site are brilliant! 

Your writing task was set by an author called Gabrielle Kent. She is asked you to write a story about what happens when an everyday object malfunctions.

Once you have registered with the Authorfy website click on the Authorfy logo above and watch the following short video clips (Though you might enjoy them all!) 

  • An Introduction to Knights and Bikes
  • Gabrielle's writing challenge

Read our writing here:

https://gilmourjuniors.wordpress.com/2020/05/02/year-3-and-year-4-writing-task-week-beginning-4th-may/

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The Keeper of the Keys - please see the task at the bottom of the page, share your writing by following the link below: 

https://gilmourjuniors.wordpress.com/2020/04/27/year-3-and-year-4-writing-activity-week-beginning-27-4-20-the-story-of-giants/

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Last week we wrote poems in the style of Kate Wakeling, why not head over to our blog and have a read:

https://gilmourjuniors.wordpress.com/2020/04/20/demon-mouth-and-the-instructions-by-kate-wakeling/

English: Wednesday 

Listen to Chapter 3 of The Railway Children on the Researchify website by clicking on the link above - answer the questions found on Frog Play

You can download a PDF version of this book at the bottom of the page - we hope you enjoy this classic text. 

English: Thursday 

Complete Grammar and punctuation activity found on Frog Play

This week we are looking at prepositions - please see the link below to help: 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zh8nscw

English: Friday 

Listen to Chapter 4 of The Railway Children on the Researchify website by clicking on the link above - answer the questions found on Frog Play

You can download a PDF version of this book at the bottom of the page - we hope you enjoy this classic text. 

Maths: Daily Practice: 

 

Starts Monday 9am!

 

Our latest battle champions are:

1. Evan A, Jessica C, Gracie T       2. Finley E, Silvia G, Grace W        3. Eden B, Alfie L, Maisie L

Maths revision on Frog Play is finding area by counting squares  

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zjf2xyc

 

Maths: Monday

 

Summer term Week 6 : Lesson 1 (Work sheets are available at the bottom of this page) 

Maths: Tuesday

  

Summer term Week 6 - Lesson 2 (Work sheets are available at the bottom of this page) 

Maths: Wednesday

 

Summer term Week 6 - Lesson 3 (Work sheets are available at the bottom of this page) 

Maths: Thursday

 

Summer term Week 6 - Lesson 4 (Work sheets are available at the bottom of this page) 

Maths: Friday 

 

Summer term Week 6 - Lesson 5 (Work sheets are available at the bottom of this page) 

Science

Click on the Oak National Academy logo revisit the lesson "Where do different colours come from? " lesson 5

 

Please complete the revision activity looking at Light Quiz: on Frog Play

If needed, you can revisit lesson 1-4 for support. 

 

You can use the link below to help you: 

https://www.thenational.academy/online-classroom/year-4/foundation#subjects 

Please scroll down to find science. 

Geography

 

Please complete the activity looking at Migration economic migrants and push and pull factors on Frog Play 

History

Click on the Oak National Academy logo above to look find out about The Spanish Armada lesson 3

 

Computing

See how fast you can type using: https://www.kidztype.com/

Also on Frog Play we are looking at Computer systems - inputs and outputs

 

Click here for inputs and outputs (Click here) 

Click here for computer systems (Click here)  

R.E

Click on the Oak National Academy logo above to look find out what are the five pillars of Islam? 

 

French

Week 1:

Why not practise your French greetings with Leila using the video below? 

https://gilmourjuniorschool.primarysite.media/media/french-greetings-and-questions

Week 2:

 

P.E

Why not enjoy a daily PE lesson with Joe Wicks? Click the link below:

Daily PE session with Joe Wicks

 

Still got lots of energy? 

Why not refine your football skills with Jill Scott MBE, Manchester City and England midfielder: 

 

Jill Scott football session - 1: https://twitter.com/JillScottJS8/status/1242753122226896896?s=20

Jill Scott football session - 2: https://twitter.com/JillScottJS8/status/1243493192625983488?s=20

Jill Scott football session- 3: https://twitter.com/JillScottJS8/status/1244233991827468288?s=20

Jill Scott football session - 4: https://twitter.com/JillScottJS8/status/1244568853507702784?s=20  

Jill Scott football session - 5: https://twitter.com/JillScottJS8/status/1245293618203701248?s=20

Jill Scott football session - 6: https://twitter.com/JillScottJS8/status/1245998079951716353?s=20

Jill Scott football session - 7: https://twitter.com/JillScottJS8/status/1247463898900545539?s=20

Jill Scott football session - 8: https://twitter.com/JillScottJS8/status/1248545597688369159?s=20

Jill Scott - Easter challenge: https://twitter.com/JillScottJS8/status/1249631482471161858?s=20

Jill Scott football session - day 9: https://twitter.com/JillScottJS8/status/1250004584178823169?s=20

Jill Scott football music challenge: https://twitter.com/JillScottJS8/status/1250721856665116672?s=20

Jill Scott football challenge: https://twitter.com/JillScottJS8/status/1251469619778531329?s=20

Jill Scott football session - 10: https://twitter.com/JillScottJS8/status/1251815142171512837?s=20 

Jill Scott football session- 11: https://twitter.com/JillScottJS8/status/1264212140497477632

Art

Click on the Oak National Academy logo above to look find out about "Optical Illusions and using shading to show form" 

 

If you like you could take a photo and email them to photos@gilmourjuniors.com - we can display them on our web site. 

Music

 

Click on the bitesize logo to find out about 'duration and tempo' or click here https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zcbkcj6/articles/z3yfng8

Well being

This week's well-being session is your country needs you and can be found by clicking the Oak National Academy logo 

Want to do even more? 

Why not try: 

A fantastic website created by Pie Corbett (Creator of Talk for Writing) that broadcasts a daily podcast, choc full of writing ideas and activities. 

   

At 9am maths teacher, Gareth Metcalfe, will post two lessons a day. One for Year 3+4 and one for Year 5+6. Why not give it a try? 

 

 

Why not listen to David Walliams read one of his superb stories? 

 

Year 3 and Year 4 Writing Challenge: 

Click on one of the virtual tours below and then have a go at the challenge on our blog site. You are gong to write a post card: 

• The Vatican, Rome: http://www.museivaticani.va/content/museivaticani/en/collezioni/musei/tour-virtuali-elenco.html
• Machu Picchu, Peru: https://www.youvisit.com/tour/machupicchu
• The Louvre, Paris: https://www.louvre.fr/en/visites-en-ligne
• Chester Zoo: You can re-watch the live tour of Chester zoo here: https://www.chesterzoo.org/
• Buckingham Palace: https://www.royal.uk/virtual-tours-buckingham-palace
• Jerusalem: https://samsungvr.com/view/Wv_0tcndBOG
• Central Park, New York: https://www.youvisit.com/tour/centralpark
• British Museum, London: https://britishmuseum.withgoogle.com/
• Georgia Aquarium: https://www.georgiaaquarium.org/webcam/ocean-voyager/

 

The writing challenge is here: https://gilmourjuniors.wordpress.com/2020/04/20/year-3-and-year-4-writing-activity-wish-you-were-here/

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