Black Friday Maths

  It is Black Friday today so let’s go shopping for someone who likes riding a bike. Can you find the prices for the following items and add it up as you go along. Do not add anything to the online basket. A pair of Fizik R1B Road Cycling Shoes RED Size 43 A set […]

Boxing Up first paragraph

So what does the first paragraph need to tell the reader? What is it’s purpose? What about the other paragraphs? What are the most important features of a recount?  

iraj’s parents evening

Today I had my parents Evening. My parents came for parents evening. They looked in my books to see what I have been doing in the class. after reading all the books Mr Martinez came down the stairs and called us to the class. When we arrived in the class we talked about our targets […]

Maths Investigations – convincing a sceptic

Square Numbers Investigation

Write any you find in your maths book, then add them as a comment to this blog post – eg. 25 = 5×5  

Astronaut – Have you got what it takes?

Programme link

Cosmos

I came into your class today and saw that you were watching something about Space and science. Of course that interested me immensely. So please can someone review the film you watched. Tell me as much as you can about it, why you watched it and what you learned from it. Remember if you have […]

What’s the point of Nintendo using AR?

Now, Nintendo have used AR like nothing else. PokemonGo. That’s right, Pokemon Go uses AR. Now, you’re asking yourself ‘but O, what is AR????đŸ¤”’ well, my friends, AR is Augmented Reality, putting stuff, from your phone into the real world. Crazy? I think not. While VR, virtual reality, is the biggest and most popular between gaming […]

Percy Jackson and the lightning theif

Oliver’s review of: Percy Jackson and the lightning theif Author: Rick Riordan Genre: Fiction It is about a 12 year old boy who learns he is a son of a Greek god. Percy has been accused of the theft of zeus’s master bolt, the most POWEFUL weapon in the universe. Percy must return it to […]

Percy Jackson and the lightning theif

Oliver’s review of: Percy Jackson and the lightning theif Author: Rick Riordan Genre: Fiction It is about a 12 year old boy who learns he is a son of a Greek god. Percy has been accused of the theft of zeus’s master bolt, the most POWEFUL weapon in the universe. Percy must return it to […]

Are you a Multiplication Demon?

Interactive Game to practice Times Tables So boys what do you think of this? It looked like you were enjoying it? Are you multiplication demon now?     After you have played and enjoyed the game – can you write a review for the blog. Remember to tell the reader all about it – you could […]

Rounding to nearest 10, 100, 1000 and even nearest 1!

Rounding challenge – use the dartboard. Start with the reveal answers side. Write the number in your book then your answer. Then check on the dartboard. ROUNDING DARTBOARD

Playscript to Narrative

Can we put this famous story back into a narrative form from the play-script below. The Very Hungry Caterpillar  Narrator: One day the moon was out for a walk. Moon: Oh My! What is that I see? Narrator: He shined his light on a leaf. Moon: Oooooo. An egg! Narrator: The moon kept that egg […]

Number sequences

Have a go at these number sequence games online. Addition sequences Subtraction sequences Safe buster After you have had a ‘play’ can you write a sentence about each one telling everybody what each games was like and how it helped your learning.

Roman Numerals

Roman Numeral Website Just have a go at Level I, II, and III to start with When you have had a go at the interactive games – write a comment to tell the others all about it and how it helped your learning! Then if you think you are really smart try this Roman Numeral […]

Play Script

Autocue, teleprompter – both of these are names of the script that people use to read the words that they need read out. We are going to have a go at creating our own ‘Chestnut 1’ playscript for an autocue. EasyPrompter – create your own Autocue Write your script into EasyPrompter. Here is the result […]

Beauty

julia g’s review of: Beauty Author: Jacqueline Wilson Genre: Fiction Beauty is a girl who is a fan of a baby show called Sam A Lily in the Rabbit Hatch. Once her party was over she and her mum ran away. Read the book to see what happen NEXT!!!

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