Merry Christmas first of all!
We have had a brilliant day today. I especially enjoyed Lauren Cox’s brilliant performance on the keyboard… Blown away!
Have a wonderful couple of weeks. Enjoy your time singing, dancing, eating and having a brilliant time with those close to you. I look forward to the new term and hope it is just as good as this one has been!
Literacy key skills:
This was a double sided SPaG sheet, rehearsing and consoidating things that we have looked at this year.
Numeracy key skills:
Maths Key Skills – Mr Prosser
Your key skills over the festive period is broken up into four clear sections. All of the topics are ones we have covered this term, a bit of consolidation! Not much room for working out on here – complete it in your key skills book. Remember, be smart with organising your time to complete your work! Some of the questions do require extra thinking…
Section 1: Fractions
- 5/7 of 210 =
- 9/20 of 120 =
- 3/5 of 40 =
- Colin received fourteen presents on Christmas Day, he also had one on Christmas Eve. He liked 4/5 of his presents. How many presents did he not like?
Section 2: Methods for Four Operations
- 318 ÷ 18 =
- 9189 ÷ 3 =
- 66 x 28 =
- 418 x 14 =
- 2 + 18.41 =
- 22 + 78 =
- 11 – 48 =
- 33 – 30.27 =
Section 3: Area and Perimeter
- If a rectangle has an area of 100cm2 what could its length and width be? Come up with 4 possibilities.
- If a shape has a perimeter of 16cm, what could its area be?
- Draw a shape that has the same perimeter as area.
- Area of shape below:
Section 4: Mean, Median and Mode
A set of 5 numbers added together make 20. If the median and mode are both 3, what could the numbers be? Come up with at least two possibilities.
We haven’t done mean, median and mode in a while. Will require some thinking!