Below are your weekly spellings, please practise these daily as you would usually. Today, there is also a quiz on Purple Mash which tests questions based on last term's GPS learning. Log in and show off your GPS knowledge!
This week's GPS activities (which you will find on Purple Mash) are:
The fox and the hen - Using speech
Superhero shopping trip - Using and selecting the correct prefixes
Frank's clever window - More work on using and selecting the correct prefixes
Consonant or vowel? - Choosing whether a sentence needs 'a' or 'an' depending on whether the next word starts with a consonant or a vowel.
Word families - Exploring root words
Remember - any questions, just pop Miss Castledine an email on Purple Mash by searching '2email' > searching 'Miss Castledine' in the 'To:' box > Writing your message > Pressing send!
On Purple Mash you will find a range of grammar tasks.
Throughout the Home Learning period, please complete these tasks to the best of your ability.
The tasks include:
Lily's Dog - Apostrophe practice! Children are asked to mark where letters are missing in spelling and to mark singular possession in nouns.
Mark wants chicken - Using inverted commas to punctuate direct speech.
Jim takes out the rubbish - Punctuating with capital letters, full stops, question marks and exclamation marks. Using the personal pronoun 'I'.
Ice cream tenses - Practice using the past and present tense. Use of the progressive form of verbs to mark actions in progress.
George misbehaves - Verb prefixes dis, de-, mis-, over- and re-.