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Etna Class - Thursday


Today I would like you to read chapter 8 and answer the following questions.

  • 'something inside him said that today he would be successful in his quest,'

Can you re-write this phrase and keep it's meaning?

  • What are the clues that tell Max he is following a child?
  • Can you find three phrases that the author uses to describe  the lollipop person?
  • Do you think that Ma is correct to decide that they should all go on the adventure to park? Give your reasons.


We are close to the end of the story, can you predict the ending? Will there be a twist to the tale? Write a paragraph  that includes your prediction and a twist to the story. Please send it to me for our Wow Wall




Today I would like you to use the link below to revise the effective use of frontal adverbials. Please have a go at the questions and quiz.



Here are the solutions to the equivalent fraction work we revised yesterday. Thank you to all those that sent me your work.


Today I would like you to use your knowledge of fractions to answer some reasoning and problem solving questions.  Try your best and I'll share the answers with you tomorrow. I hope that you have a good day, Mrs Holdcroft.


Additional activity. 

Today why not make a collage/ an art work out of recycled materials? Please ask your adults before using things from around your home. Get creative and be environmentally friendly too! Please share your work ,

here are some ideas to  get you started