04.05.20

Hello Kangaroos!

I hope you’ve all had a brilliant weekend!

Joke of the day: What hand is better to write with? Neither, it’s better to write with a pencil!

Spellings: This week your spellings are words that end in -el.

The spelling rule: The -el spelling is used after m, n, r, s, v and w.

camel

flannel

squirrel

angel

level

towel

Writing: Write each of the spellings in a sentence in your home learning book.

Example: jewel

The rare jewel was hidden behind the fake bookcase.

Challenge: Can you write a story using all of the spellings above?

 

Answers to Friday’s quiz:

Maths: To tell the time (half past and o’clock)

Can you write the times for each of the clocks in your home learning books?

Remember: The hour hand is the shorter hand and the minute hand is the longer hand.  I remember this by thinking the word ‘hour’ is shorter than the word ‘minute’ so the hour hand is the shorter hand.  For o’clock, the minute hand will be on the ’12’ and for half past, the minute hand will be on the ‘6’. For example:

 

Remember Oak Nationial academy have lots of lessons for you: https://www.thenational.academy/online-classroom/year-2

Don’t forget Storyweaver is a website for of stories for you to read for free! Go to https://storyweaver.org.in/

Be good, stay safe!

Miss Gislam