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Grammar

w/c 20.04.20

 

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! smiley

w/c 30.03.20

 

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!

w/c 23.03.20
 

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-.