St. Patrick's Catholic Primary School

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Week Beginning 22nd Feb

Monday 22nd February 

Hello everyone, I hope everyone had a lovely half term holiday and well rested to begin our learning again.

Today is our whole school focus and today the focus is 'Earth Day'. I hope you enjoy all of the activities. 

 

St. Patrick's Catholic Primary School - Whole school learning (st-pats.co.uk)

 

Tuesday 23rd February 

Hello everyone, I hope you all enjoyed yesterdays learning activities about 'Earth Day'. Here is todays learning. Please check your emails for any video links I have sent you. 

Gracie enjoyed her walk while taking part in her earth day activities and here is Kian's graph work.

Maths

For the next couple of weeks our learning is going to be focused on telling the time.  Today we are going focusing on the months of the year. I have sent you an email with the video link for the lesson.  Below is the activity I would like you to complete as you watch the video. 

I will be holding a maths drop in zoom session this afternoon to help you with any areas of maths that you might be struggling with. If you want to join the zoom, please write down any areas you are struggling with or email me and we can discuss any areas during the zoom. Please check your email for the details. 

English

Today we are going to be starting a new unit of work on myths and legends. We looked at this last year and we are going to build on your knowledge of this. We are going to look at a range of different stories and we will include a Mayan myth of the Hero Twins.

 

Here is the video links for the lesson.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zx339j6/articles/ztxwsrd

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jojLJNn87fU

 

Reading

This term we are going to start a new book and I am so excited about it. I hope you all enjoyed the story of 'The Danger Gang'. We are going to be reading the story of 'THE CREAKERS' also written by Tom Fletcher and I have got a copy of some music tracks that accompany the story which is super.  I will email you any videos for the lesson to you and there will be a follow up activity to complete. 

Today we are going to look at the prologue and write a prediction about what you think has happened. Also the first piece of music is my favourite, I hope you enjoy. 

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Topic

Today we are going to look at the different Mayan systems, we have already looked at the Mayan writing system in your reading lesson and we are going to look at the Mayan number and calendar systems. 

Wednesday 24th February

Hello everyone here is todays learning. 

Don't forget our zoom catch up meeting at 1:30pm. I have emailed you the link.

Maths

Today we are going to be looking at how many hours there are in a day. 

English

Today we are going to be exploring what a legend is and an example. 

Here are the video links -

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zx339j6/articles/zcxmb82

Reading

Today we are going to be reading chapter 1 of 'The Creakers'. You will be introduced to some of the main characters  and using the text I would like you to write a character description.

I have emailed you the video link. 

Then please listen to chapter 2 (no work for this chapter)

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Science

Today we are going to be starting a new unit of Animals and habitats.  Today you are going to be putting living things into groups. 

 

Please email me your work from this lesson.

Here are the video links -

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v

Science KS1 / KS2: Grouping living things - BBC Teach

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zn22pv4/articles/z3nbcwx

Thursday 25th February

Here is todays learning for you. 

English

Today I would like you to identify the features of a myth using the story of Theseus and the Minotaur. Use the document below to help you.

 

 

Maths

Today we are going to be looking at telling the time to the nearest 5 minutes.  I have emailed you the link for the lesson video. 

Reading

Today we are continuing reading the Creakers chapter 3. Today I would like to describe the characters.  I have emailed you the video link. Then listen to chapter 4 (no activity to complete)

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RE

Today we are going to continue looking at the gospel of Jairus. I have sent you the video link.  Below is the resources from the video. 

Friday 26th February 

Here is todays learning for you. Don't forget to email me your maths and English work from today for feedback. 

 

Here is todays assembly from Miss Wilkinson.

Living and Learning Assembly 26th February - YouTube

 

Story link

(2) The Lion Inside Story - YouTube

Here is some information for Mondays whole school focus activities. 

Information For Our Focus Day Next Monday
Mrs Patrick has planned our focus day and one of the CHOICE activities will be baking! She has given you the links below to lots of cake recipes from the 'Phunky Foods' website, so you can get the ingredients beforehand if you wish to bake! You can of course use your own recipes but why not try a new healthier recipe instead!  The phunky foods website has a great range of recipes and meal ideas, have a search through the recipe section and try some out at home!

 

English

Today I would like you to explore the characters of different myths.

 

Maths

Today I would like you to continue with telling the time but today move on to telling the time to the nearest minute. I have emailed you the video link. 

French

Today we are going to be looking at colours in French. Here is todays lesson. 

 

Maths Fluency

Today we are going to spend some time practising your fluency in maths activities.

Spend some time practising your times tables on 'Times table Rockstar's' and play bingo (if you can).

Then here are some websites for you to practise telling the time.

 

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/Search.aspx?q=telling+time

 

https://www.helpfulgames.com/subjects/mathematics/tell-time.html

 

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/Flash.aspx?f=matchingpairstimev3

 

https://www.gamestolearnenglish.com/telling-the-time/