Year 4 - Home Learning - Week Nine

Literacy

Once in a Lifetime

Set in a fantasy world very much like Adrift.  A man is sailing in his boat, through the air!  He hears a noise and suddenly gliding into view are some giant, flying turtles. 

Monday 8th June

Watch this short animation following these directions:

 Directions and Questions

 Once in a lifetime animation

The Explorer's Senses

Tuesday 9th June 

Read about The Sky Turtle - answer the comprehension questions

  Sky Turtles

Sky Turtles - Questions

Choose a different animal to come floating by write it's factfile similar to the one above.

   Fantasy Flying Animal Factfile

Wednesday 10th June

Explorer's Log

  Comic Strip - create your own for your animal choice

Thursday 11th June

Enjoy the comic - complete the reading comprehensions and following writing challenges

Dennis the Menace - Tasks

 Dennis the Menace - Answers

Friday 12th June

Enjoy the comic - complete the reading comprehensions and following writing challenges

 Numskulls - Tasks

 Numskulls - Answers

Science

Activity: 
Ask children to design a poster or leaflet about one, or several, of the organisations mentioned in the resource that help to rescue, rehabilitate and release sea turtles.
Pupils could create a newspaper article about Biscuits’ story and rescue, or pupils could draw or collage a picture of a loggerhead turtle in its natural environment.

Sea Turtles - Resource 1

Sea Turtles - Resource 2

10 awesome facts about Sea Turtles