Next week we will be investigating the features of a setting description. From this we will be planning how we will write our own setting description about Antartica.
In maths we will be looking at 2D shapes, their names, properties and how we can classify these, for example by the angles within the shape, number of lines of symmetry, parallel or perpendicular lines.
This week in our English lessons we wrote our own diary exert from the persona of a character from a book. One of our aims was to include modal verbs. https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zwwp8mn/articles/zps4pbk
In maths we learnt about different types of measures, specifically we looked at length, weight and capacity. We used our knowledge of converting these measures to different (comparable) units in order to answer a range of questions. https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/z4nsgk7/articles/zqf4cwx
Complete the maths, GPS and reading paper given on Friday.
Next week in science we are continuing to learn about the classification of animals. We will further our knowledge of Ernest Shackleton with the aim of creating a podcast within history. In geography we will be using atlases to locate the equator, Tropic of Cancer and Tropic of Capricorn as well as countries which reside on these.
In maths we will be using our knowledge of converting measurements in order to solve questions. We will specifically be looking at length, capacity and weight.