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Monday 8th June 2020


L.O. to understand the meanings of words in context. 


Homework book, blue pen and green pen. 


There is no introductory quiz today.

Read these instructions then watch the video, the teacher will explain to when to pause.


Complete all work in your Homework book under your Date and LO not on a sheet of paper.


Before starting, Mrs Fozzard will explain her reading challenge for you – this is optional. Always ask a parent/carer for their permission to take part in challenges that involve social media.


In this lesson, you are going to read an extract from a story and then answer comprehension questions.


Word of the day (Envisage) – Pause the video once the word of the day is introduced. Write the word and meaning into your book then use the word in two different sentences and find synonyms and antonyms.


Mrs Fozzard gives you a summary of the story so far (the reading comprehension doesn’t come from the start of the book).

Pause the screen and re-read it, maybe make notes if you think it will be useful. 


After reading the excerpt – there are four questions to answer.  You will not need to pause the video to answer them When you have answered them, continue watching and mark your answers.  


INDEPENDENT TASK- Pause the video, click on the ‘Next’ button to answer the questions. Write out the questions into your Homework books then read the extract. Answer the questions then resume the video to mark your work.  Remember to answer in full sentences, using quotations from the  text. Extensions- Can you come up with your own comprehension questions and mark scheme?


Spellings- Note down the spellings, (also available on the school website) and learn them using Look, Cover, Write and Check. Ensure you know the meaning of each word and try to use them in your writing or in a sentence. You will be send your score on Friday, after the test, to your teacher via I am Learning.    


Once the video is finished please close it. Then, click ‘Next Activity’. You should see ‘Start Quiz’ complete the quiz. Record your score in your Homework book, then send your English and Math score to your class teacher when you send your ‘Good Morning’ message on I Am Learning on Tuesday