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Tues 23rd Feb

Good morning year 4! We hope you have had a good half term and managed to have a rest. We have a brand new full week of learning and activities to complete coming your way.


Morning Activity


To start the day off, spend 10 minutes completing arithmetic pg 48 showing all your working out. After 10 minutes, use the answers to mark and correct any you have got wrong.



Answers for Friday 12th February


Today's first job is to go back to the work you completed on the Friday (12th) before half term and use the answers below to mark. Please complete any corrections for the ones you have got wrong.


Main lesson


Today, we will be counting in fractions.


First, write the short date 23.02.21 and the title Counting in fractions. Use your ruler to underline both.


Next, have a look at the criteria below and complete the recap and anchor task. Use the answers to see how you have done.


Finally, watch this video as it will explain to you how to count in fractions.

Main lesson Activities


If you are in Miss Groves' or Miss Cameron's group, complete the red/orange task and if you feel confident with that then complete 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 green task and then move onto the purple task. If you are unsure, then you may need to go back and complete the red/orange task first.



Lesson starter

From now on, at the start of our literacy lessons we are going to spend some time on spellings and letter patterns. Please read the instructions carefully below.


If you have received a Marvellous Me instructing you to start word detectives today (and you have collected a pack from school) click on the word detectives link below. If you didn't receive this Marvellous Me click on the spelling link below.


Literacy lesson

Today, we are starting a new 4 week cycle based on the book Escape from Pompeii by Christina Balit.

Each day, we will be looking at a part of the text and exploring the language used, characters, setting and many more things. To get us started today, we are going to explore where our story might have been set and the themes that our story may include.

Main Lesson


First, write the long date Tuesday 23rd February 2021 and the title Escape from Pompeii- Engagement lesson. Use your ruler to underline both.


Next, everything you need for this lesson is on the powerpoint below. Work your way through the slides, completing the activities it asks you to do.

Afternoon Subjects



Start by writing today's date in Spanish; martes el 23 de febrero 2021.


Watch the video below. When the teacher is doing the recap on Spanish numbers stop the video and complete the recap on the word document attached. 


Once you have done the recap continue to watch the first section of the video on months of the year. Stop the video at 7.33 minutes. 


Complete Section 1, 2 and 3 on Spanish Months.


Once you have done this finish watching the video clip on Spanish Fiestas. Then complete the second Section 1 activity.

Success Criteria and Activities