Early Morning Activities
Reading: complete the sheet below.
Spelling: complete the sheet below.
Handwriting: write out each spelling word twice. Make sure you spell the words correctly and copy the letter joins carefully.
Century Tech: complete at least 2 nuggets on 'My Path.'
Spellings: look at the PowerPoint below and complete the activities. Do one spelling rule each day.
Starter: Read the 'How Volcanoes Erupt' text below and answer the 4 questions underneath.
Main: Look at the front cover of our new Guided Reading text, Rose Blanche, below.
Activity 1: Write down your comments and responses to the front cover. What do you think the book might be about? Why do you think that?
Activity 2: Answer the questions below in full sentences.
1. What might this book be about? Predict and infer using the front cover. (2 marks)
2. List two things the little girl can see out of her window. (2 marks)
3. What questions do you have about the book from the front cover? (2 marks)
Red Pen: A literary theme is the main idea or underlying meaning a writer explores in a novel, short story, or other literary work. The theme of a story can be conveyed using characters, setting, dialogue, plot, or a combination of all of these elements.
What do you think the theme of this book may be? Why?
Have you read any other books with a similar theme? Which ones?
Place value Hook Lesson