Being Healthy

I want you to list the top ten things that you need to do to maintain a healthy lifestyle. It might be that you already do some of them or it might be that you need to start doing a lot of them?
Have a good think about what the top ten would be on your list.

Remember to write in full sentences, check your punctuation before pressing POST and also check your spelling.

Advent

We have been learning about advent in RE and have been discussing advent calendars.

Usually you would receive a little gift of chocolate from your advent calendar but I’d like you to think about what gifts you would give if you could. I’d like you to choose 10 gifts you would give and why.

They don’t have to be to the same person and they don’t have to be physical things like a new car. It might be something as simple as doing the washing up or making someone laugh who is feeling sad.

Remember to write in a paragraph and check your spelling and punctuation.

Rainforest storm

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Imagine that you live in the rainforest and that you have just experienced a tremendous storm. Describe what it was like.

 What could you hear?
 Did the animals do anything differently?
 Were the smells and sounds not the same as usual?
 How did you protect yourself from the weather?

Remember to use lots of descriptive words and phrases – use adjectives, adverbs and similes.

Evolution

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It is believed that we have evolved from the apes. Do you believe or disbelieve this statement. Discuss this on the blog, but remember to use persuasive language to convince the readers that your opinion is the correct one.

SPAG practise 2

Answer three of these SPAG questions. Make sure you label them with the correct letter before answering.

A) Find one word that can complete both sentences below.

1. The children tried to_____ the cards in the pairs game.
2. The waiter lit the candle with a_____.

B) Mr Whoops has made three clumsy spelling mistakes in his sentences. Can you correct them?
I have always prefered salt and vinegar crisps rather than prawn cocktail – in fact, I’d say that they are my favorite. They are delicous in a crisp sandwich!

C) Write out the relative pronoun in this sentence.
The boy had had non-stop hiccups for almost three weeks, which was a new world record.

D) Re-write this sentence in the passive voice:
The girl was jumping on the pogo stick.

SPAG practise 1

Answer three of these SPAG questions. Make sure you label them with the correct letter before answering.

A) Insert the most appropriate punctuation mark between the two independent clauses in the sentence below.
The golfer dropped to his knees in celebration he had finally won a major tournament.

B) Can you think of a more formal synonym to replace this adjective?
gutted

C) Change these nouns/adjectives into verbs by adding the suffixes -ise, -ify, -ate or -en.
dark
glory
agony

D) The ground was lit up by the hovering spaceship. Is this sentence active or passive?

E) Look at the sentence below and add two modal verbs:
The new restaurant, The Pizza Palace, ___________ be opening at the weekend, and my family and I ________ go for a meal there.