Homework

Homework – Term 3-4

This is your child’s homework grid.

Please encourage your child to complete the activities below linked to our English, Science, Themed Learning (Wind in the Willows) and General Knowledge. This can be done gradually over the full term. Please tick and date the activity once it has been completed and any work/photos/comments can be included in this homework book. The final completion date is Tuesday 21st March. If your child has earned 100 points or more they will receive a homework certificate and a prize. Thank you for your support.

English

Write and illustrate a description for a new character that you would like to introduce to Wind in the Willows.

20 points

Write a poem about nature.

15 points

Write a letter from Rat, inviting Mole for a picnic. You need to be persuasive to convince him to come.

20 points

Science and Outdoor Learning

Create a food chain, including animals of your choice.

20 points

Research and explain (using pictures) the water cycle.

25 points

 

 

Create a rain gauge to measure rainfall in your garden.

20 points

 

General Knowledge/ Life Skills

 

Create 10 anagrams of English cities.

10 points

 

E.g.

lnondo

Learn how to play a new board or card game, then explain the rules/aims.

20 points

 

 

 

Create a recipe for, and bake, an item of food.

25 points

 

Themed learning

Draw a map, showing the route of The River Darent.

25 points

Research and produce a factfile about Wrotham.

25 points

Create a model or detailed drawing of Toad Hall.

25 points

 

 

 

Maths

Click here to download a booklet on helping your child with Maths in Term 1

Click here to download a booklet on helping your child with Maths in Term 2

Click here to download a booklet on helping your child with Maths in Term 3

 

Spellings

 

Alphabet Order Rainbow Spelling Journal 
Useful Mnemonics Ways to Learn Spellings at Home
Year 3 & 4  50 Key Words Helpful Websites

 

Reading

Deduce and Infer Skills Ladder Explore and Analyse Skills Ladder
Questions to talk about together Read Skills Ladder
Retrieve Skills Ladder

 

SPAG

An Idiot’s Guide to Grammar Bank of Grammar Games
SPAG Follow Me Cards SPAG Glossary

 

Writing

Discussions  Explanations  
Glossary of Tricky Terms  How to Vary Starting Sentences  
Instructions  Persuasive Writing  
Poetry Types  Recounts  
Writing Stories in KS2   Reports  

 

Handwriting and Letter formation

Click here to download a guide on cursive letter formation

Click here to download a guide on helpful rhymes and sounds to support cursive letter formation