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Tuesday 23rd February 2021

What's happening today?


  • Before our meeting enjoy your reading book.
  • 9.20 - 9.40 Meet me online at 9.20 to join our Maths lesson.
  • Maths Activity, following on from our live session - see below
  • Assembly - There will be an assembly for you to access today. It is not a live assembly so you can watch it at any time. You will find it in the assembly group.
  • Brain Break - Time to wiggle, jiggle and get active!
  • English -Time to brush up on those reading skills again today. See below. 
  • Theme - R.E.  Today we are going to find out about the final piece of Good News from God that Jesus spread. 
  • 2.00 - 2.15 Meet me online this afternoon to discuss our shape problem.


Following our live lesson.

  • What do you notice about the total number of sides and the number of vertices for most of the shapes?  Can you think of a rule?  Is there a shape that is a rule breaker?
  • Can you add an octagon and a semi circle to the table?



Shape Problem - 2.00pm


We will discuss this together when we meet at 2.00pm. Be ready to discuss your ideas and bring a piece of paper and a felt tip or dark pen (so I can see your answers on camera).


Brain Break

Just Dance Kids 2014 I Like To Move It

Family Friendly Gaming.


Yesterday we looked at alphabetical order and you found some things that were organised in alphabetical order like registers, dictionaries, indexes, telephone books, recipe books, address books and all sorts of interesting things.


Today we are going to look at a glossary and you are going to use your reading skills to help you look closer. This glossary is from a book about plants.  A glossary is useful if you are reading a non fiction book and you want to know the meaning of a key word.


Can you answer these questions?

Try to answer in full sentences to practise your sentence writing.


What is a seedling?


What is the definition of a flower?


What part of the plant is in the soil?


What is the part of the plant that grows on the stem?


According to the glossary, what two things do plants need to grow?


What do you think the title of a book with this glossary is?


I want to add the word 'bud' to the glossary. Can you write a definition for 'bud'?


The word petal is going to be added to the glossary. Which word would it come after in my glossary?


The word wilt is also going to be added to the glossary. Which word would it come after in my glossary?


Why are the words in alphabetical order?


Take a look at some non fiction books, where is the glossary usually found?

Theme R.E - Religious Education


So far in our R.E lessons we have learnt that good news from God was spread by Jesus.


He wanted people to know that:

  • God was a friend to the friendless - we looked at the story of Matthew the Tax collector
  • God forgives if you go wrong - we looked at the story of the angry bee


Today we are going to explore that Christians also believe that Jesus spread the good news of 


  • God will give you peace in your heart



Watch and listen to the story  ‘Peace at Last’ by Jill Murphy.  Mr Bear wants peace but what does the 'peace' mean to you? What does peace mean to Christians?

Peace at Last

Peace at Last by Jill Murphy, brought to life by Simple Stories!

Sometimes the word ‘peace’ describes how we feel, it is a pleasant feeling when we feel calm, or when we are happy or not worried about something. Sometimes it means no fighting or an end of fighting.   


In the story of 'Peace at Last' Mr Bear wanted some peace and quiet to fall asleep to. 


Today I would like you to make a graffiti heart of peace. It is a heart with words, pictures or doddles that you think show what peace means.  They are some examples below.  Remember Christians believe that God will always give them peace if they follow him even if they make mistakes or go through difficult times.