Thursday 25th February

Good morning, Year 4! Thank you for joining Miss Taylor on the live Teams lessons! Below is today's online learning! Don't forget to upload ALL your work to Seesaw!


9:00am – 9:15am

9:15am – 10:15am

10:30am – 11:30am

11:30am – 12:00pm

1:00pm – 2:00pm

2:00pm –  3:00pm


Maths (Microsoft Teams Meeting)

English (Optional Microsoft Teams Meeting)

Guided Reading / Quiet Reading



Don't forget about the daily spelling tasks under

Online Learning - Year 4 - Week Commencing 11th January 2021


EMA (15 minutes) - Follow the link below to My Mini Maths and complete the tasks. (Scroll down for answers.) 

EMA Task

Question 5 is 495 divided by 9!


Maths (You can join the live lesson on Microsoft Teams)

Today, we are going to be continuing to add fractions!

I have added the PowerPoint below if you were not able to join the teams meeting.

The worksheet and answers are also below.

Choose from the one star, two star and three star worksheet!

There is also an extention if you finish early!

Please upload your work to Seesaw under “Maths task”.

If you finish early, make sure you are up to date with your MyMaths homework!


English (You can join the live lesson on Microsoft Teams)

Today you are going to write the introduction to your news report. You will need your plan from yesterday!

We are going to be focusing on what to say and how to introduce the story! 


Who, What, When, Where and Why


Good Morning. 

My name is Miss Hilditch and welcome to Excalibur News.

A devastating 4.2 magnitude earthquake has caused chaos when it hit a small Italian Island just off the coast of Naples on Monday night. At least two people have been critically injured in the destructive earthquake.

We will immediately go live to our reporter at the scene.


English Task


â–  You need to use your Who, What, When, Where and Why to write your introduction.

â–  Use the WAGOLL above!

â–  Don’t forget to introduce yourself and say the news company you are from!

â–  Don’t forget to write it in the past tense!

Please upload your work to Seesaw under “English task”.

If you finish early!

Make sure you have completed your spelling activities for the week!


Guided Reading (Ratburger)

Please read chapter 16

  1. Find 3 bits of evidence that show Armitage enjoyed the blackberry.
  2. Find a piece of personification that describes how Zoe is feeling (pg 158+159)
  3. What was peculiar about Burt’s van?
  4. “Her breathing grew louder and louder” Pg 161- what does this tell you?
  5. Why do you think Zoe was avoiding the squeaky floorboards?
  6. How do you know what Sheila’s reaction to Zoe being suspended might be?

Important to do! Pre-read- read to chapter 19. Any words you are unsure of? What would your plan be?

Please upload your work to Seesaw!

You are more than welcome to either type it up or write your homework in your Guided Reading Book and take a picture.



Today we have another lesson by Sports Coaching North West.

Click here to find the Lesson!


Due to the facination of the Yoga Adventures yesterday! I've found some more!

Trolls Yoga!

The Wizard of Oz Yoga!

Alice in Wonderland Yoga!

Star Wars Yoga!


Geography (Teams meeting available if you are stuck or need help)

In geography we are going to be learning about tsunamis.

First watch this video from Oak Academy: CLICK HERE!

I have then attached the PowerPoint at the bottom of the page!

Once you have watched the video and completed the powerpoint i would like you to complete the following questions!


1. What is a tsunami?

2. What causes a tsunami? 

3. What happens during a tsunami?

4. What warnings may people have if there is going to be a tsunami?

5. Can you research and name any recent tsunamis?

This website may help!

If you finish early have a go at this 10 question quiz! Click Here!

When you have completed your work, please upload it to Seesaw.

Files to Download

Contact the School

Excalibur Primary School

Ivy Lane

Tel: 01270 845781
Fax: Out of Hours Club - 01270 845786

SEN Contact: Anna McArdle and Heather Taylor

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