Saturday, August 15, 2009

W5T3 Reading & Writing Activities

This week we're going to be working through a unit of reading & writing about Yucky Soup and writing about our Tiles. We've also got spelling to practise and handwriting everyday!


Yucky Soup - Reading

Tiles - Writing

Poem - Yucky Soup - (Monday only)

Spelling - don't go to this link until you're sure you know all the words!

Handwriting - we're working our way through Yucky Soup for this week's handwriting.




Sunday, June 28, 2009

W10 T2 Reading/Language


This week we're going to concentrate on Matariki.


We'll be creating group storyboards (using the comic layout) about Matariki.

Some links for research:

http://www.sharetabs.com/?matariki

(The links are all on the one page - including a WickEd site to test your knowledge.)

The story we will use for our storyboarding is the Star Fishes one.

Sunday, June 21, 2009

Week 9 Term 2 Reading/Language Activities.

Here are your reading/language activities for this week. There are six different activities so you'll need to pace yourself. You also need to make sure you've finished your picture and script from last week's writing BEFORE you start any of these activities.

Spelling: There are two activities - one easy, one hard. You can do both if you like.
Spelling & Sentence construction (easy)
Spelling (hard)

Back in My Day Voicethread story

Handwriting


Back in My Day Cloze exercise


The Tortoise and The Eagle - fable from Africa

I will be reading with all the reading groups this week. Make sure you've read the 'Back in My Day' story before you come to read with me.

And as an extra activity if you finish everything else - you can go to SpellingCity.com and do some BEA activities there.

W9T2 Spelling

This is a harder spelling activity for you to do. You can do it right here in the blog post or click on this link to go to a full screen version.





How did you find the prefixes and suffixes activity? Leave a comment to let me know.

W9T2 Pirate Spelling & Kung Fu Sentences

Click on the picture to go to the Pirate Spelling activity. Once you've completed the online activity do the worksheet and paste into your Reading/Language book.

Picture 2

Click on the picture to go to the Kung Fu Sentences activity. Once you've completed the online activity do the worksheet and paste into your Reading/Language book.

Picture 3

W9T2 The Tortise and The Eagle

You will need to collect a worksheet for this task.

Thanks to the "Thinking Things From Snaith" website.

Click on the picture to go to the story.


Read the story on the web then answer the questions on the worksheet - circle the correct answer.

Friday, June 19, 2009

W9T2 Cloze Exercise

Here's another close exercise from "Back in My Day." Read each sentence and click on the drop down box to match the correct word to make it make sense.

When you've finished read it through again and then click on check.

Back In My Day