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Tuesday 13 October

Spelling

 

sure
treasure
measure
pleasure
enclosure
closure
leisure

furniture
nature
future
picture
creature

All these words end with the same 3 letters. The first 7 words, end with the same 4 letters and the last 5 words end with the same 4 letters.
What sound to they make?

You may find it easier to build up this spelling list by sounding out the words as below:

sure
trea - sure
mea - sure
plea - sure
en - clo - sure
clo - sure
lei - sure

fur ni - ture
na - ture
fu - ture
pic - ture
crea - ture
 

 

English

 

Singular and plural

 

Write out each sentence and fill in the gap with is or are.

 

1. The crowd ........... huge.

2. The flowers ............ wilting.

3. Each cup ................... broken.

4. That cow .............. brown.

5. The orchestra .............. playing.

 

Write out each sentence and fill in the gap with was or were after each of these nouns.

 

1. The herd ........... grazing.

2. The soldiers ............. marching.

3. Every book ................ damaged.

4. The musician ............ practising.

5. The library .............. closed.

 

Rewrite these sentences, correcting the mistakes.

 

1. The queue of people are very long.

2. A swarm of bees were flying across our garden.

3. The puppies was born last night.

 

Times tables

 

Please make sure that you are completely secure with your 6 times table this week.

Also revise your 2, 3 and 4 times tables.

We will be concentrating on the 7 and 8 times tables over half-term.

 

Maths

 

1. Draw an irregular:

Quadrilateral, pentagon, hexagon, heptagon and octagon.

2. Can you measure the longest side  of each of the shapes that you have drawn? Can you write this down in centimetres or millimetres.

3. Do any of the shapes that you have drawn have parallel lines?

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