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Monday-4th May


1. Start by reading through the Learning Reminders. They come from the PowerPoint slides.


2. Tackle the questions on the Practice Sheet. There might be a choice of either Mild (easier) or Hot (harder)! Check the answers.


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1. Listen to a story

• Listen to the reading of The Great Kapok Tree by Lynne Cherry. - See below

• What do you like about this story? Is there anything that you dislike? What patterns can you spot? • Read the First Page. What type of words are in bold on this page?


2. Revise verbs

• Use the Revision Card to remind yourself about verbs.

• Read the Second Page. Highlight the verbs that you can find on this page.


3. Now for some writing

• Complete Changing Verbs. Write the verbs in the present tense and think of synonyms (other words that mean something similar).

• Now write some sentences that use these verbs and synonyms. Try a mix of sentences in the present and past tense.

The Great Kapok Tree by Lynne Cherry

In the Amazon Rainforest, a man is chopping down a great Kapok tree. Exhausted from his labor, he puts down his axe and rests. As he sleeps, the animals who ...

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We are looking today at food chains. Look at the video below to give you a taste of what a food chain is! What do you think its is? Write down your guesses before watching the video!


Use the food chain mix and match cards below and the food chain sheet to create your own food chains. You can cut them out or draw your own!

Food Chain | BBC Bitesize | science

Were you right?

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