You will find a Word of the Day sheet and answers, Fluent in 5 and a Daily News for your Morning Work if you would like to give this a go.
Topic - Introduction and Music
Today we are going to be discussing our new topic 'Hola Mexico!' and start by listening to different Mexican music together. The music links can be found at the bottom of this webpage and here is a link to the Maya introduction: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zq6svcw/articles/zqv6msg
Today I would like you to read through the PowerPoint to learn about the Maya Creation Story. After you have finished reading, I would like you to re-write the story in your own words. Think about how you can add description using expanded noun phrases, adverbials and prepositional phrases. You could even add in direct speech as a challenge!
Today we are looking at representing fractions as decimals lesson 2 using the Power Maths resources. You can also access these resources on your ActiveLearn page. Message me on ClassDojo if you need your login details again for this.
Today we are starting our new Class Book: The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett.
I will add the YouTube link for you to listen to today's chapter and add the video to the bottom of this webpage for you to view directly. There is also a vocabulary and comprehension sheet for you to complete alongside.
Topic - Art
Today I would like you to create a Mexican Sugar Skull. You can use the template to help you draw one, or create one using materials you have at home: clay, playdough, moon sand, chalk, pastels, pasta, paint, or anything else you can find!
There is a video below you can watch to learn about the history of sugar skulls and why they are used, you may recognise them if you have seen the Disney film Coco!