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Week 8 Commencing 1st June

Week 8 English  


This is the link for this week's English tasks. There are English activities for each day of the week - all based on exactly what you would be covering in school with your reading, writing and spelling.  All you need to do is watch the videos and have a go at the tasks in your home learning books.  


If you want extra - and some excellent games and spelling revision - please click on the MORE TO LEARN section of the BBC website.

VIDEOS, WRITING AND READING ACTIVITIES and a bit of colouring too!

'Escape from Pompeii' by Christina Balit.

See the Book and then the Reading Comprehension questions and Writing Task below

WRITING TASK - Read the lovely story, Escape from Pompeii.

Write a short diary account as though you are either Tranio or Livia, describing and recounting the events. You could watch the Animations to help with ideas.

Upload your writing on to DB if you like to the FILES or the FORUM I have set up xx

Other English Activities

Week 8 Additional Activities


Below is a document with additional ideas and activities. Each week is themed across all year groups. This week's them is: UNDER THE SEA.


These are not compulsory but there are some fun ideas.


Activities in these weekly topic packs include a range of other curriculum areas such as Science, Art & Design, History, Geography, Computing, RE and PHSE.