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Thurs 14th Jan

Good morning year 4! The weekend is fast approaching, but here is another day of learning activities to complete.


Morning Activity


To start the day off, spend 10 minutes completing arithmetic Pg 26. After 10 minutes, use the answers to mark and correct any you may have got wrong. REMEMBER TO SHOW YOUR WORKING OUT.



Answers for Wednesday 13th


Today's first job is to go back to the work you completed on Wednesday and use the answers below to mark. Please complete any corrections for the ones you have got wrong.




Main lesson


Today, we will be using either the simple or long standard written methods to times 3- digit numbers by a 1-digit number.


First, write the short date 14.01.21 and the title Standard written methods. Use your ruler to make sure you underline both.


Next, have a look at the criteria below and complete your recap and anchor task. For your anchor task you are able to choose which method you use either the simple method (from Tuesday) or the long method (from Wednesday).


Recap and anchor task answers


Main Activities

Today, you are going to be multiplying 3 digit numbers by 1 digit numbers. You can either choose to use the simple standard method from the learning on Tuesday or you can use the long standard method from the learning on Wednesday. Which ever way you choose, we need to see your working out in your books.


If you are in Miss Groves' or Miss Cameron's group, please complete the red/orange task (you don't need to complete all questions 8- 10 questions is enough). When you feel confident with this then move yourself onto the green task. 

If you would like to challenge yourself further then have ago at the purple task.


If you are in Mrs Bennett's group, complete the first 6 questions on the red/orange task and then complete the green task. When you have finished move onto the purple task.

We would love to see how you have got on, so please take a photo of your work and send it to the year 4 email address.




Learning Objective - To produce a non narrative that has a clear purpose and provides the reader with relevant information.


Success Criteria
•    Prepositional phrase
•    Subordinate clauses (I saw a wabub)
•    Compound sentences (FANBOYS)
•    Sub-headings

Read the PowerPoint below for today's task. You will be writing the first two paragraphs of your non fiction text on Roman roads. The PowerPoint goes through how to do this, with examples of how to set your work out and what sentence types to use. Remember to have your finished plan in front of you.



Today in History we are going to look at how the Roman Empire expanded over time.


First, write the long date Thursday 13th January 2021 and the title The Roman Empire. Use your ruler to underline both.


Next, look at the WALT and complete the activating prior knowledge.






Then, have a look at the Powerpoint that shows how over time the Roman Empire expanded

Now use the map document below and follow the instructions below each image to show which land was ruled by the Celts and which land was ruled by the Romans.




If your are struggling or want to check your maps please see the example below.

To finish the lesson, click on the link below that will take you to a website where there is a BBC clip called The Roman empire and its effect on Britain.