School Closure Planner – Primary Seven
Week Four – 27/04/2020
Mental Maths (All links on website)
Literacy (Under Daily Literacy activities)
Group 1/2: The Titanic diary entry (Recount writing)
See Slideshow attached: Look at ppt attached, youtube link & titanic factual posters (Directly under the slideshow)
WILF (What I am looking for)
Group 3/4: Complete one page of your creative writing book (setting/ scenario description) – See slideshow with explanation
Comprehension: Group 1 (Finches): Chocolate; Group 2 (Sparrows): Welsh hero Simon Weston; Group 3 (Wrens): Dogs are good for you!; Group 4 (Robins): Invasion.
Grammar (Under Junior English):
WAR HORSE - LISTENING TO EPISODE 4: Prisoners of War: Complete the following activity (word document attached on webpage to print)
Group 1-2 complete A & B, Group 3-4 Complete B only
(Part A)At the beginning of this episode the two soldiers have become prisoners of war. Write a short paragraph to explain what you think this means and try your best to predict what may happen to the men and to the horses.
(Part B)Captain Stewart’s opinions reveal the feelings of many soldiers who considered it pointless for both men and horses to be sent into battle against barbed wire and machine guns. Write a short paragraph giving your opinions of whether or not animals should be used in warfare?
Numeracy (Under Week 4 – Maths)
P7 Maths revision booklet: Pages have been scanned and converted into PDF for ease of printing at home!
Group 1-3: Next 5 pages- from Q14 – change fractions to percentages to write answers as fractions.
Group 4: Next 4 pages of Maths revision booklet: Analogue clocks.
Folens – One a week (Children should have these booklets home with them, however they have been scanned and uploaded if not – answers are also attached)
Group 1-3 – Book 5 tests 1 & 2
Group 4 – Book 4 tests 2 & 3
Note: An extension activities folder has been set up for maths – see Extension Maths Activities – Number PDF – Work through at own pace. (This is OPTIONAL)
World Around Us
Mapwork (Click on the BBC bitesize link provided before completing this weeks mapwork)
Activity one: Be familiar with the legend/key (symbols) on left hand side. Take time to find the various features. For example: where the road, lake and forest are located.
Activity two: Familiarity with symbols is again needed to help locate features and understand town layout. Be careful with how you read the questions! Think about traffic flow, number of shops, type of shops, etc.
- x2 pages – the resurrection, why did Jesus have to die? Carrying the Cross
- Watch the two youtube links attached and use the online bible to help you look up the verses you need.