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Week 3

Monday 20th April 2020

 

Good Morning Year 4 and Parents.

 

I hope you had a wonderful Easter and managed to catch a glimpse of what staff here at Chesterton have been up to remind you we are all still thinking about you. 

 

We're back with online learning again and the daily upload of learning activities to complete. As before, complete as much as you can in your 'home learning books'.

 

We will be leaving 'Road Trip USA' behind and now we are looking at 'Bottoms, Burps and Bile!'. More information is on the curriculum task.

 

Question of the day

What is the capital city of Japan?

 

Keep Safe and will post again tomorrow. 

 

Mr Cannon

 

"How you react is a choice in any situation" - Judith Orloff

Tuesday 21st April 2020

 

Welcome to Tuesday Year 4. I hope you are excited about our next curriculum topic? 

 

Thank you to those who have sent messages and photos through the office, it has been great to know what you have been up too! It has put a smile on my face. 

 

Please find below today's learning activities.

 

Question of the day

 

Yesterday's answer was: Tokyo 

 

Click the link below to find some interesting facts about the city:

 

https://www.holidayme.com/explore/9-amazing-facts-about-tokyo/

 

Today's question: What imaginary line divides the world into two hemispheres?

 

Keep Safe, will post again tomorrow,

 

Mr Cannon

 

"People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they do" - Dale Carnegie

Wednesday 22nd April 2020

 

It's Wednesday!! Good Morning Year 4 and Parents,

 

I hope you are getting stuck in to our new topic? (no pun intended!!) I hope you managed to find lots of toothy facts about teeth yesterday. 

 

Below you will find today's suggested resources. 

 

Question of the day

 

Answer: The equator

 

Fun fact: Temperatures at the equator are very high but there is one single point on the equator where you'll find snow: Volcan Cayambe in Ecuador. 

Find out more: https://www.gettyimages.co.uk/photos/mount-cayambe?mediatype=photography&phrase=mount%20cayambe&sort=best

 

Today's question: Which country did America purchase the state of Alaska from?

 

Keep Safe, speak tomorrow,

 

Mr Cannon

 

"It's nice to think that tomorrow is a new day with no mistakes in it yet" - L.M. Montgomery 

Thursday 23rd April 2020

 

Good Morning Year 4 and Parents.

 

I apologise for yesterday's English task having the wrong date at the top. Rest assured all of today's learning has the correct dates on them. 

 

Hope you enjoyed creating your fact files on teeth yesterday. Today we are looking at the features of teeth. 

 

Find below today's suggested resources. 

 

Question of the day

 

Yesterday's answer: Russia

 

On March 30 1867, the United States reached an agreement to purchase Alaska from Russia for a price of $7.2 million. 

 

Today's question: Who in Greek Mythology was the chief of all the Gods?

 

Keep safe and will post tomorrow,

 

Mr Cannon

Friday 24th April 2020

 

Well it's Friday and then end of another online learning week. I hope you find some time to relax and enjoy the weather this weekend even if it is for a brief moment. 

 

Please find below today's suggested resources. 

 

Question of the day

 

Yesterday's answer: Zeus

 

Zeus. With the assistance of Hades and Poseidon, Zeus overthrew his father, Cronus, king of the Titans, and became the chief deity in a new pantheon comprising mostly his siblings and children.

 

Find out more: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/z87tn39/articles/zgt7mp3

 

Today's question: The film 'Babe' was based on which famous children's novel? A bonus point if you can get the author too.

 

Keep safe, have a wonderful weekend and I will post on Monday.

 

Mr Cannon

 

"Every moment is a golden moment for anyone who has the vision to see it as one" - Henry Miller

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