Today we have been exploring the school grounds looking for natural habitats. We used a map and plotted areas around school that contained homes for living things.
What did you find? How do you think these areas will help? Can you think of anything else we could do to give nature a home?
This week we have been looking at the unexpected flood that happened in York during the holidays. We discussed it’s effect on the JORVIK viking centre.
We also discussed this newspaper article that talked about a mystery sword that is now missing! We are writing mystery story based on the article.
Tell me some of your ideas below.
Where is the sword? How was it found? What is mysterious about the sword?
In literacy we have been focusing on narrative writing using The Saga of Biorn.
Describe Biorn using some of the vocabulary and grammar skills you have learnt this week.
Today we looked at deepening our reasoning skills in order to explain our learning more.
We discussed the question:
What colour is Tuesday?
Write some of your thoughts below. Explain why you have chosen that colour. What does that colour represent?
Can you tell me the odd one out? Explain your reasons.
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In literacy we are going to be writing a non-chronological report about Viking life!
Today we have used our investigator skills to find out as much as we can about the life of a Viking.
Tell me below what you have found out so far. How has life changed since?