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Homework Menu Block Three January 2019
Our Topic for the next term is the Volcanoes and in Science we will be examining Rocks and Fossils, so some of our homework is based on this. Please encourage and support your child with their homework so that they can share their learning with you. Homework will go out on Thursdays and should be returned to school on Tuesdays. Many thanks for your continued support, Mr Carr and Mrs McAree.

 

Week

Topic

Activity

1

24/01/19

Volcanoes

Find 5 fascinating facts about Volcanoes

Include pictures and diagrams as well as any information that you find interesting!

Some questions you may like to look into are:

• What are volcanoes? How are they formed? Where can they be found in the world?

You may present these in any way you choose! You might like to make a nice poster, leaflet, model, piece of art etc.

2

31/01/19

Volcanoes

Find out what it was like to be a person experiencing the eruption of Mount Vesuvius in Pompeii.

What would you have felt like? What would the impact be on you and your family?

3

7/02/19

Computing

E-safety

Create a colourful poster which encourages children to be safe online.  Include instructions on what you should do if you have any concerns.

4

14/02/19

Volcanoes

Build a volcano.

Using a picture on the internet, construct a realistic volcano model. Use as many different materials you can as find around your house.

5

28/02/19

Rocks and Soils

Collect different rocks from different places. Sketch them and describe their features using the words you have learned in science lessons.

6

07/03/19

Times Tables

Using materials at home sculpt a copy of your rockstar avatar from Times Table Rockstars.

 

7

14/03/19

Book Review

Think about the books we have enjoyed in class.

Design a new book cover for this book and write a review for somebody who has not read it.

8

21/03/19

Letter

Write a letter to your teacher requesting a topic to cover in PE next block.

Include the sport you would like to do and explain your reasons why.  Tell your teacher what benefits it would bring to your class, and what special resources we will need.

9

28/03/19

Art

Using materials you have at home build a sculpture of a local landmark.

Think of an iconic North Eastern landmark and make your own version

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