Morning everyone!

We will be discussing Safer Internet Day and Science in this morning’s Google Meet 9:30-10:30.

There is also a Live Lesson at 11am for Safer Internet Day, which I would encourage you to watch.,18RYI,4DUNJA,4H163,1

Today’s Learning:


L.I. – To convert kilograms and kilometres.

Use the organiser below to check your understanding of key vocabulary and how to convert units:


Some of the questions below ask you to find a fraction of an amount,

e.g.  3 tenths of a kg

A bar model is helpful for calculating this.

I have attached one below for you to use if needed.

The kilogram is the whole amount at the top and it will have 10 equal parts  each of 100g.

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You can of course draw a similar model for km and m.

Choose from the sheets below:

Mild -Sheet 1

Spicy – Sheet 2

Hot – Sheet 3

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Further Challenge:

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L.I. – To write a short explanation with opinions.

Read about ten of the latest inventions created here:


Imagine you are to write a countdown of the Top 5 Latest Inventions for a technology magazine.

  • Select your top five based on the ten you have just read about and write your countdown putting your favourite at Number 1.
  • Try to include a short explanation of what each invention is and why it features in your Top 5.
  • Make sure you explain why your Number 1 choice is your favourite.
  • Remember to read back through your work to check for spelling and punctuation.

Here is some useful vocabulary for you to include. Choose at least one from below;

Opinions – Choose one form below to express your opinion:

    • I believe that
    • In my view
    • In my opinion
    • I think that
    • Personally I think
    • From my point of view


I.T. – Safer Internet Day

We will go through this in the Google Meet – please also check out the Safer Internet post on our Blog.


Stilling Time

With the wonderful Mrs. O’Donnell


Great work today everyone – only two more days Home Learning and then you can have a break!

See you tomorrow

love from Mrs. Padfield