26 March 2020: Home learning

Thursday 26 March 2020

Reading – Day 3 Answers

  1. 2cm x 2cm
  2. plastic tubs
  3. frame
  4. drawing
  5. repeating
  6. glue
  7. The show pictures of history and scenes from everyday life using small tiles.
  8. A repeating pattern is a pattern that repeats – using similar colours or shapes (not a great question)
  9. Scenes from history and everyday life / animals
  10. So that you can keep each colour separate so they don’t get mixed up.
  11. Because they looked nice / to show they could afford decorative things
  12. So that you know where to put the tiles / to make sure your mosaic is neat

 

 

Reading – Day 4

Today, our reading is about Boudicca’s final battle: The Battle of Watling Street. Read the text carefully and answer the following questions.

  1. Before the start of the battle, why would Boudicca have been confident of winning?
  2. What slowed down the Celts movement towards the Romans?
  3. Why has the author included a diagram on page 24?
  4. What stopped the Celts from getting away from the Romans?
  5. What does the word rebellion mean? Use a dictionary or the internet to find out if you’re not sure.
  6. Whereabouts in England did the Battle of Watling Street happen?

Challenge:

Create a glossary of about five key words from the text which children may not know the meaning of?

Maths answers Day 3

  1. 779
  2. 678
  3. 989
  4. 582
  5. 693
  6. 937
  7. 946
  8. 834
  9.  456+342=798
  10. 245+731=976
  11. 535+238=773

 

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