Tuesday 16th June

Happy Tuesday, Lions.

 

Read, Write Inc

Continue to follow the online lessons. Click on the youtube lessons.

https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCo7fbLgY2oA_cFCIg9GdxtQ

 

https://www.ruthmiskin.com/en/find-out-more/help-during-school-closure/

 

You can find the books here

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-school/oxford-owl-ebook-collection?

 

Spellings

remember   sentence   separate   special   straight

strange   strength   suppose   surprise   therefore

Make sure you have been tested on last week’s words

 

Reading

Read to page 6.

Romulus and Remus eBook

  1. What was Numitor’s brother called?
  2. What was the usual punishment for betraying a vow?
  3. Why didn’t the servant throw the babies in the river?
  4. Who rescued the babies from the river?
  5. What do you think the servant told Amulius when he returned from the river? Why do you think this?
  6. What does the word ‘conflict’ mean?
  7. Why do you think Amulius only killed Numitor’s male heirs and not Rhea Silvia?
  8. Why do you think Amulius was worried about conflict with Mars?

 

Writing

Imagine you are the servant sent to put the babies in the river. What would you think and how would you feel?

Write a diary entry as the servant.

 

Maths

More Roman numerals today.

  

Now, mark your work.

Geography

Use the information above to make a factfile comparing Italy to a country of your choice.

Italy factfile comparison

Keep practising your times tables,

Miss P x