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Platt Bridge Community School - Remote Learning Website

Welcome to our online classroom. Here you can access your child's lessons when they are absent from school due to coronavirus

Year 4

Our Remote Learning website is best viewed through a computer or laptop or via a tablet in landscape mode

Year 4

Please review this weeks remote learning work and learning offer for Year 4 children.

Weekly additional non negotiable activities 

  • BBC Supermovers

    Description: A number of activities and videos aimed at primary aged children, linking physical activity challenges with other subject area

    Key stages: key stage 1 and key stage 2

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Remote Learning w/c Monday 8th March 2021

Please click here or visit Class Dojo for details on our school's full re-opening arrangements from 8 March 2021

Our Remote Learning website is best viewed through a computer or laptop or via a tablet in landscape mode. 

Monday 8th March 2021 Information / Instructions

Worksheets

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Morning fitness

Join Joe Wicks, Oti Mabuse or Chole Ting on another keep fit work out. Get you body moving and have lots of fun!

 

Reading

Read it - Today, I'd like you to read Chapter 7 of There's a Viking in my bed! 

This task is for Green group only and only if I've spoken to you directly via Dojo. 

https://vimeo.com/517666317

There's a Viking in my bed Ch 7.pdf 

https://vimeo.com/517607507

GG GR pages 20 to 23.pdf

1.3.21 GG GR.pdf

Spelling and Grammar

Everyone, check out Readiwriter for your weekly spellings. Please log on and make sure you have completed each section to get ready for your spelling test on Friday!

Remember to go on Readiwriter everyday!

 Readiwriter login

English

Today,  Lucy meets Mr Tumnus. Watch the video, read the extract then collect words and phrases that describe Mr Tumnus.

https://vimeo.com/518059961

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yrdIXoNftT4 

Meeting Mr Tumnus extract.pdf

1.3.21 Collect it Meeting Mr Tumnus.pdf

Rapid Review

Here is your rapid review for today.  Complete the questions as quickly as you can using the correct methods. 

 

 

1. 127 x 8
2. 765 x 4
3. 1176 + 3231
4. 3576 + 5786
5.4256 - 1087
6. 6367 - 2689
7. 657 divided by 7
8. 246 divided by 8

Find 100 more and less than 1678

Round 3098 to the nearest 10, 100 and 1000.

Maths

 Today in maths we are going to be looking at another way of measuring 2D shapes. We are looking at calculating a shape's area in centimetres squared. But what is area? Watch the video then complete the task by calculating the area of each shape. Use the knowledge organiser to help you!

https://vimeo.com/518060615

01.03.21 Area Knowledge organiser.pdf

01.03.21 Area Maths tasks.pdf

History

Today in History, we are continuing looking at the Vikings, but we are thinking about them as settlers. What was their way of life? Watch the video about Viking longhouses. You are going to be Viking Estate Agents selling a Viking Longhouse to a family. How will you persuade them to buy it? Use your knowledge organiser to help you. 

 

Green Group:

Watch the video and then using the images and knowledge organiser, design and label the inside and outside of a Viking longhouse!

https://vimeo.com/517821740

01.03.21 Viking Settlers Knowledge Organiser.pdf

BBC home life video clip

01.03.21 Viking Longhouse for Sale Task.pdf

 

 

 

 https://vimeo.com/517821740

01.03.21 GG Viking Longhouse Design Task.pdf

 

Tuesday  Information / Instructions

Worksheets

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Morning Fitness / Storytime

Join Joe Wicks, Oti Mabuse or Chole Ting on another keep fit work out. Get you body moving and have lots of fun!

Since it's World Book Week, why not join Miss Holden for storytime this afternoon? Listen to the tale of Rumpelstiltskin...

https://vimeo.com/518076519

 

Reading

Today, we will be looking at word meaning. Remember to use the strategies to work out a word’s meaning: read around it, identify the word class it belongs to, replace with another word etc.

 

This task is for Green group only and only if I've spoken to you directly via Dojo. 

2.3.21 GR task.pdf

 https://vimeo.com/517943430

 

 

2.3.21 GG GR.pdf

 https://vimeo.com/518069911

Spelling and Grammar In grammar this week, we are looking at the synonyms and antonyms. 

https://vimeo.com/518082338

Tuesday 2nd March Grammar.pdf

English

Today, we are planning our second paragraph! Watch the video where I explain what we need to include in our paragraph, and remind you how to use inverted commas in speech. 

Then, using the WAGOLL to magpie for any exciting verbs, awe inspiring adjectives, amazing adverbs or thrilling pronouns, start your plan it box off sheet. 

 

Green Group, you will be using the picture prompts to plan your second paragraph.

https://vimeo.com/518242293

 02.03.21 English Plan it Sheet.pdf

 WAGOLL paragraph 2.pdf

 

 

 

 

02.03.21 GG English Plan it sheet.pdf

GG WAGOLL paragraph 2.pdf

Rapid Review

Here is your rapid review for today. Before you start, I'd like you to watch this video as a quick recap over chunking method for division. Use this method for the division questions today!

https://vimeo.com/518144962

Complete the questions as quickly as you can using the correct methods. 

 

1. 19 x 6
2. 234 x 7
3. 897 x 5
4. 554 divided by 9
5. 674 divided by 7
6. 8765 + 3564
7. 8762 - 3179
8. 6785 - 4997

Find 100 more and less than 982

Round 1646 to the nearest 10, 100 and 1000.

Maths

We're continuing our work on calculating the area of 2D shapes today. Remember, we write in cm squared! Watch the video to refresh your memory and get you thinking about the difference between area and perimeter. Complete the sheet by finding the area of the shapes and then answering some questions about the shapes. 

 https://vimeo.com/518275810

02.03.21 Area Maths tasks.pdf

History Today, we'll be looking at a way that the Vikings communicated and recorded ideas, as well as a little look into their beliefs and mythology! It's a magical lesson! Watch the video on Viking runes, then complete the tasks to read and write in Viking runes and to use them to decorate your sword which will protect you in battle. Good luck! 

https://vimeo.com/518090105 

Viking runes youtube clip

02.03.21 Viking Runes Task.pdf

Wednesday  Information / Instructions

Worksheets

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Morning fitness

It's just as important to keep our minds healthy as it is to keep our bodies healthy.

Happy Wellbeing Wednesday!

Did you know that learning is good for you? Honestly! Learning has been shown to have a number of benefits to our sense of wellbeing and life satisfaction.

So today, we are going to think about our aspirations, something we'd really love to learn. Then, we're going to plan to make that dream a reality. 

 Click the pdf to find out more. 

03.03.21 Wellbeing Wednesday Aspiration Plan.pdf

Since it's World Book Week, why not join Miss Holden for storytime this afternoon? Listen to the tale of Sleeping Beauty...

https://vimeo.com/518087068

Reading

Use skimming and scanning to answer the retrieval questions

 

This task is for Green group only and only if I've spoken to you directly via Dojo. 

3.3.21 GR task.pdf

 https://vimeo.com/518100358

 

3.3.21 GG GR.pdf

https://vimeo.com/518091512

Spelling and Grammar Today, we're going to look at antonyms. Using a thesaurus, find different antonyms for the words 'good' and 'powerful'.

Wednesday 3rd March Grammar.pdf

https://vimeo.com/518096210

English We're doing our Write it in today's lesson! Watch the video to see how you can transfer the ideas from your plan into a full paragraph. Use the vocab mat and success criteria to write up paragraph 2.

 https://vimeo.com/518580910

03.03.21 Write it template.pdf

Success Criteria.pdf

Fronted-Adverbials-Word-Mat.pdf

Rapid Review

Here is your rapid review for today. Before you start, I'd like you to watch this video as a quick recap over compact method for multiplication. Try to use this method for multiplications today!

https://vimeo.com/518581089

Complete the questions as quickly as you can using the correct methods. 

1. 512 x 9
2. 777 x 6
3. 739 divided by 9
4. 648 divided by 6
5. 497 divided by 7
6. 7906 + 5498
7. 875 - 379
8. 8060 - 2597

Find 100 more and less than 942 

Round 4,324 to the nearest 10, 100 and 1000.

Maths

Today we are using all we have learnt this week about area and will begin to compare and order the area of different shapes.

Watch the video first, then complete the worksheet.

 https://vimeo.com/518537146

03.03.21 Maths Comparing Area task.pdf

Science

Today in science, we are learning that all matter is made up of particles. Particles are arranged in different ways in solids, liquids and gases giving them different properties. We will be thinking about identifying states of matter as either solids, liquids or gases, and describing the behaviour of the particles in each.

Watch the video then complete the worksheet. 

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/how-do-particles-behave-inside-solids-liquids-and-gases-68wp2c

03.03.21 Science Particles Task.pdf

Thursday Information / Instructions

Worksheets

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Morning fitness / storytime

Join Joe Wicks, Oti Mabuse or Chole Ting on another keep fit work out. Get you body moving and have lots of fun!

 Since it's World Book Week, why not join Miss Holden for storytime this afternoon? Listen to the tale of Snow White and Rose Red...

https://vimeo.com/518199701

 

 

Reading

Use skimming and scanning to answer the retrieval questions

 

This task is for Green group only and only if I've spoken to you directly via Dojo. 

https://vimeo.com/518184273

4.3.21 GR task.pdf

 

 https://vimeo.com/518173981

4.3.21 GG GR.pdf

Spelling and Grammar

We're continuing our work on synonyms and antonyms today. Rewrite the sentences to change the underlined words to synonyms or antonyms.

 Thurs 4th March Grammar.pdf

https://vimeo.com/518163353

English

 In today's lesson, we're editing and revising our work. Use the cheat sheet to help you edit your work and check for any mistakes. 

Then, revise your work to create super sentences that are the best they can be! Watch the video to give you some ideas.

 https://vimeo.com/518998457

04.03.21 Edit it Cheat Sheet.pdf

04.03.21 Revise it sheets.pdf

 

Rapid Review

Here is your rapid review for today.  Complete the questions as quickly as you can using the correct methods. 

1. 762 x 9
2.354 x 6
3. 465 divided by 8
4. 256 divided by 4
5. 500 divided by 7
6. 7906 + 5498
7. 1098 - 379
8. 3876 - 597

Find 100 more and less than 2121

Round 3,567 to the nearest 10, 100 and 1000.

Maths

We're finishing off our work on area today in maths, looking at easier ways to calculate the area of 2D shapes. We'll also learn how to calculate the missing lengths of a rectangle by looking at the area. 

 

This is task is for Green Group only. We will be looking at calculating both the area and the perimeter of 2D shapes today.

 https://vimeo.com/519089334

04.03.21 Area Task.pdf

 

 

 

https://vimeo.com/519090114

04.03.21 GG Area Tasks.pdf

 PSHE

THIS IS A LIVE LESSON AT 11AM.

Join us live for PSHE today where we look at the importance of physical fitness for keeping your mind and body healthy. 

Following the lesson, your task is to design your own fitness circuit full of your favourite physical exercises. You will need to describe each one, then draw a picture of yourself completing it. Finally, we will reflect on how these exercises make us feel.

 04.03.21 PSHE Circuit task.pdf

 Videos:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/class-clips-video/pshe-ks2-be-active/zfndjhv

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/clips/zgqw2hv

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zrffr82/articles/ztsqfcw

 

 

 

 

 

Friday Information / Instructions

Worksheets

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PE 

Yesterday, you created your very own exercise circuit made of 5 of your favourite exercises. 

So today for our PE lesson, I want you to challenge yourselves to see how many circuits you can complete!

Post a video / picture of yourself completing the circuit and tell me how many circuits you managed! 

Click the link to see what circuit training should look like! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9qGXe-sjWg0

Since it's World Book Week, why not join Miss Holden for storytime this afternoon? Listen to the tale of the Shoemaker and the Elves...

https://vimeo.com/518544255

Reading

We are at the end of our book, There's a Viking in My Bed! Today, we are going to look back on what we've read in this chapter and reflect on the book as a whole.

 

GR today is summarising the key events in Chapter 7. Remember to re-read the chapter to familiarise yourself with all the events.

 

This task is for Green group only and only if I've  spoken to you directly via Dojo. 

5.3.21 GR task.pdf

 https://vimeo.com/519074760

 

 

 

 

 

https://vimeo.com/519005322

5.3.21 GG GR.pdf

Spelling and Grammar

Join me for your spelling test then upload them. No cheating!!!

 

 This task is for Green group only and only if I've spoken to you directly via Dojo. 

https://vimeo.com/518092855

 

 

https://vimeo.com/518092991

Reading for Pleasure

For World Book Week today, I'd like you to all get comfy and cosy, maybe with a blanket and a hot drink, and settle down to read your favourite book! Upload a picture of your favourite place to read and your favourite book to share with everyone!

 

Discover all the different ways you can read for pleasure here:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/skillswise/reading-for-pleasure/zj37cqt

 It is World Book Week!
 
 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PzUKMwLKxU8
 
Young Readers Story Club shows us stories and poems about mythical creatures - just like the Vikings would have believed in, and also like Mr Tumnus (a faun) from our writing! 
There is also the opportunity to create your very own mythical creature!
 
Post your mythical creatures to dojo!

English

Today, we are writing our final piece!

 

Remember your gorgeous presentation, impeccable handwriting and making sure we aren't missing out letters or punctuation.

Get yourself comfortable and feel inspired as you listen to the Narnia soundtrack while you write!

 Narnia Music While You Work

05.03.21 Final Piece template.pdf

World Book Day Activities

Join us for our World Book Week themed celebration assembly at 11 today!! This is an assembly for the whole of year 4, both in school and at home. We will be doing a book-themed quiz so get your thinking caps on!

 This afternoon, we are going to watch The Chronicles of Narnia film, since we have been using it as inspiration for our writing all week. As you watch the film, design your own front cover of The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe. Get creative! 

 Click here to find the quiz: World book day quiz year 4 (1).pptx

 

 

 

Click here to watch the Narnia Film

 

 05.03.21 Book Cover.pdf

  

Remote Learning w/c 

Our Remote Learning website is best viewed through a computer or laptop or via a tablet in landscape mode

Monday  Information / Instructions

Worksheets

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Morning fitness

Join Joe Wicks, Oti Mabuse or Chole Ting on another keep fit work out. Get you body moving and have lots of fun!

 

Reading

 

This task is for Green group only and only if I've spoken to you directly via Dojo. 

 

Spelling and Grammar

Everyone, check out Readiwriter for your weekly spellings. Please log on and make sure you have completed each section to get ready for your spelling test on Friday!

Remember to go on Readiwriter everyday!

Readiwriter login

English

Rapid Review

Here is your rapid reasoning for today.  Complete the questions as quickly as you can using the correct methods. 

 

Maths

 

History

 

  

Tuesday  Information / Instructions

Worksheets

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Morning fitness

Join Joe Wicks, Oti Mabuse or Chole Ting on another keep fit work out. Get you body moving and have lots of fun!

 

Reading

Spelling and Grammar

 

English

Rapid review

Here is your rapid reasoning for today.  Complete the questions as quickly as you can using the correct methods. 

 

Maths

 

History

  

Wednesday  Information / Instructions

Worksheets

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Morning fitness

Join Joe Wicks, Oti Mabuse or Chole Ting on another keep fit work out. Get you body moving and have lots of fun!

 

Reading

Spelling and Grammar

English

Rapid Review

Here is your rapid reasoning for today.  Complete the questions as quickly as you can using the correct methods. 

Maths

Spelling and Grammar

 

Science

 

   

Thursday  Information / Instructions

Worksheets

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Morning fitness

 Join Joe Wicks, Oti Mabuse or Chole Ting on another keep fit work out. Get you body moving and have lots of fun!

 

Reading

Spelling and Grammar
English

Rapid review

Here is your rapid reasoning for today.  Complete the questions as quickly as you can using the correct methods. 

 

Maths

 

 

Spelling and Grammar

 

 

 

 

 

Friday 5th February Information / Instructions

Worksheets

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