16 Jun 2015

Audience – Who and where are you?

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Welcome to the Year 6 blog. Please take a minute to have a look around. We have been blogging for about 6 months on this site and we hope you enjoy what you see. Please feel free to leave a quick comment saying who and where you are. Any comments will be approved by the teacher first then shared with the children. Comments really show the pupils that they have a wider audience than just their class walls. This can really help children produce their very best writing. Thank you and we look forward to your comments.

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16 Jun 2015

Lino It – An alternative to Padlet?

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Click here for the full screen version!

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16 Jun 2015

Blogging Course

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Today, I am learning about new tools to use for the class blog.

This one is called Photo Peach.  You can zoom in on each picture!

What do you think?

Photopeach experiment on PhotoPeach

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31 May 2015

To be or not to be……Tanfield’s best actors?

Author: Mr Temple | Filed under: Uncategorized

This half term, we will be preparing to perform Aladdin!

We will also learn about William Shakespeare.

Here are some weblinks to get us started:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/primaryhistory/famouspeople/william_shakespeare/

http://www.theschoolrun.com/homework-help/william-shakespeare (good for primary evidence in links at the bottom)

http://www.projectbritain.com/calendar/April/shakespeare.html

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28 Apr 2015

Football success!

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It’s been hard to keep up with all of the matches recently, but our Year 5 and 6 team have cleaned up!

After winning the league, they have recently added the Eddie Embleton cup and the Derwentside Champions League to the list of trophies.

Let’s hope the Year 4s can do as well in their cup semi-final tomorrow….

 

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16 Apr 2015

Fresh Prince of Bel Air (Tanfield style)

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18 Mar 2015

Year 6 Safety Carousel

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Last week, Year 6 went to a safety carousel to learn about keeping safe around gas, electricity, water, our roads, our communities and in our homes.

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3 Mar 2015

Disaster Research

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http://padlet.com/templem1/n1k4dlu66cxg

Created with Padlet
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23 Feb 2015

Links for research about modern Greece

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http://www.timeforkids.com/destination/greece/day-in-life

http://www.oocities.org/teacherkab/countries/greece.htm

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21 Feb 2015

Numeracy: Money, money, money

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Next week, we will be working with money.

Here are some activities to try:

Also, http://www.doorwayonline.org.uk/tillwemeet-fullscreen.html

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16 Feb 2015

Greek Feast

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13 Feb 2015

Greek Cinquain poems

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10 Feb 2015

Internet Safety Day in 6T

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We have been thinking about different dilemmas that we face online. We thought what would happen if we did the right or wrong thing, then made pledges to stay safe online.

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3 Feb 2015

PE – Map making

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Today, we worked on our leadership and teamwork skills.  As the lesson progressed,  we got better at listening and sharing responsibility.

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1 Feb 2015

The Ancient Greeks

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Our task this week is to create an information page, sharing some of the understanding we have about Ancient Greece.

These links will be useful for your research:

www.oddizzi.com (For life in Greece Now)

http://primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/Greece.html

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/primaryhistory/ancient_greeks/

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27 Jan 2015

The dead rising

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One spooky dark night a man called Troy was walking in the streets.  He heard a noise then he got his gun out. Then he started to shoot them and tried two killed the  zombies then he ran. Then he saw lodes of zombies chasing him. Then he got the air force but thy weren’t responding so he started to killed.  Them and cut  there head of with his throwing knife and then had know. Idea what to do then he soda a chainsaw then started to killed them then he had one left then put a needle in his arms then he was a person again.

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27 Jan 2015

stone vampire angels part 1

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one dark night when the sun faded away, and the street lights were twitching there was stone angles in the streets and the stone angles moved when then the lights were off. Also, they crept in Roan’s house and sent him to the past 2 years before he was marred. And Lucy his wife hat to find him in the past with the doctor. The doctor’s tardiest but they had a vampire angles in it but the doctor put a see through shield on all stars. And they were there at the past but it was all smashed baleens and hardly any people but no people.     

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27 Jan 2015

vampire story!!!!

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VAMPIRES

One dark morning when the sun failed to wake up and shine through Jamie’s window, then Jamie went to look out of his window. As he was looking out of the window he thought that a strange belief of zombies that will kill him. Jamie rode his bike to his friend’s house. They were glad to see her soon they talked about how it is dark. Do you think vampires did that? Must be the weather suggested another. Soon the scared teenager his mum shouted for him. At home he wounded what could of done this. IS VAMPIRES REAL???…..

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27 Jan 2015

The master thrasher

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One dark night while the streets were glimmering  and the leaves were shaking  all you could hear was the rattling of the bushes. All you could see were the lights flicking on and of  and then  all of a sudden there was a man who was made of rubbish coming out from  the trees .  then he started to rummage  around all the rubbish bins trying to find things to make his ultimate weapon the shrink  and clean  squirt gun. while a boy was riding down the street the rubbish man came out and captured the young boy and made him help clean the town 

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27 Jan 2015

poorly cat

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One night when the sky was freezing and the winter air  hit the bare skin. there was three girls called Katy, Nicole and Jasmin also there little brother called Jake. They were all at their granddad’s every night when the moon was high and full there was a loud meow like a pride of lions. One day when the sun was high Katy , Nicole ,Jasmin and their Granddad also Jake  went to see what was making all the noise they went past  the street in the woods then… WOW  it was Tiger willow and misty. Willow had a thorn in her foot Katy …

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27 Jan 2015

killer zombies part 1 by Brooke

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One morning a little girl called Leah woke up got dressed and went outside to play. She wanted to play with her friend called harry who wasn’t home well he was but he was a ZOMBIE!  so she ran as fast as she could back home to tell her mother but SHOCK HORROR to her face her family were killer zombies in fact everyone was a zombie therefore so ran away from all of the zombies. suddenly, all the zombies found Leah but she  didn’t care because it didn’t matter if she turned into a zombie because all her family were. But just then she could hear someone screaming but who was it?

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27 Jan 2015

Day-Zed – sneak peak – ShayCa –

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It was a dark night in the town of shambles. slowly alby rose from his bed he heard a crashing outside and screams he thought “its probably just some people at a party” but he then relised that his neighbours are a quiet and peaceful so what is out there?

He opened the door and ran downstairs only to be confronted with his Mum chewing his Dads head! Mum had often joked about killing him when he came back drunk, Mum turned around and saw me! But she relised that there are easier pickings. He ran outside in the carnage He saw his neighbour fighting off her children with a knife she stabbed the child only to be then mauled on by the others i turned around disgusted as the children went about eating their Mother!

Want to have the full story? buy it when it comes out to the school.

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27 Jan 2015

The haunting of the BEAST !!

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THE HUANTING OF THE BEAST

One night 350 years ago a man called Kristopher was driving through the town, there was no one in sight…….it was silent. Then suddenly Kristopher seen a fox on the road, he swirled out of control the lights in the lamppost started flickering. They all suddenly went out then in a minuet they came on and with the flash of light he saw………………… THE BEAST!!!!  It tried to attack him but he rolled out the way before it could strike. He picked up some glass from the ground and sliced his left arm it ran out into the boshes and disappeared out of view and was never seen again since that night.

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27 Jan 2015

Haunted house part one

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One dark night, there was  a boy called Ben he was walking home from school and it was dark he was terrified. In addition, he was walking by the old scary house people call it the haunted house. Also,  he quickly ran to his house so that he would not get eaten. Later, he was having dreams about the house chasing him he couldn’t get to sleep because he thought  he would not be here tomorrow. The next day, the postman came with his gun ( revenge)  and his friends Tom, gorge and Sophie can running with there guns. Ben said ” we are  going to get the house and  defeat it to never see it again…


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27 Jan 2015

zombie run

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It was one dark spooky night a little girl was cycling apprehensively . When the little girl was riding her bike down the path all of the flowers shot up and turned into a zombie . Then when they turned into a zombie all of the zombies chased her down the street.  Without warning, lots of zombies jumped out of the bushes … Then when they got out of the bushes they chased the girl she raced   to the  house.  When the girl got to the house she jumped of her bike ran up the steps opened the door and ran up stairs and told her Mam.

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27 Jan 2015

the blood of ZOMBIE terror!

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One dark and miserable night , I was walking down the cracked path. on some fences all  I could see  was blood! … moments later, a army of terror zombies marching down  the silent streets. the armies of zombies were coming right at me! I hid behind an old abandoned shed… but next to me was a ZOMBIE! then the rest of the armies came to join in with the other zombie. they were to strong to fight all them off so my body gave way and then all of a sudden, the.. mega.. strong.. ultra king zombie came and snapped my body into 8ths then they took the picas to their evil liar and ate me…     

END OF PART ONE……    

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27 Jan 2015

100 word challenge

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One gloomy, misty morning when the sun was disrupted by the darkness Jamie looked at his clock and released that it was Saturday and was able to go to his friend’s house Billy (he was going for a sleep over). IT was 09:00 and he was going over at 10:00. Eventually, it was time to go the biggest house ever (Billy lived in a mansion).When billy went down stairs his mam was on the couch wrapped up in a towel like a wrap. Unfortunately he had to walk as he got there he stopped and the lights went out he thought who could have done this…do you know?

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27 Jan 2015

The haunted house and the ghosts!

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One gloomy night, I was walking past a house and all the lights went out then all the windows smashed. Suddenly, I felt a cold tap on my left shoulder and a big tall man pulled me in to the haunted house! Without warning, the enormous man  pushed me in to a pitch black room with noises coming from the walls. Then, a crack appeared and a ghost started coming towards me and it got me by the hand and pushed me against the wall. Next, the ghosts  started appearing from the walls …

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27 Jan 2015

Zom-bie by marc.p

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On the street of Tanfield Lea, There was a man with blood on his face and his guts were falling out. The man was coming closer to my big house. ” time to go “ said mum. On way back we passed the bloody man following him were a group of other zombies. ” Get to the house and get the shotgun” yelled mum. I came out of with the shot gun then gave it to her. “boom boom “    mum shot the zombies. I picked up a long machete and sliced them. Blood splatted all over me. when I turned round mum was dead….

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26 Jan 2015

Differences between Athens and Sparta

Author: Mr Temple | Filed under: Uncategorized

Click on the links to find out more on the differences between Athens and Sparta.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/primaryhistory/ancient_greeks/

http://greece.mrdonn.org/sparta.html

Write sentences using unlike, whereas and on the other hand.

Eg.  Athens had a good army whereas Sparta had a good navy.

Boys were taught to read in Athens, unlike in Sparta, where they were taught to fight.

 

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26 Jan 2015

The 100 Word Challenge (100WC)

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Welcome to the ‘Hundred Word Challenge’. You have 100 words to produce a creative piece of writing. Use your imaginations! Just make sure what you write makes sense to your readers.

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21 Jan 2015

Author: Mr Patterson | Filed under: Uncategorized

We are going to start to write our own Myth based on some of the Greek Myths we have been reading. Use this link to create your own hero for the story:

http://www.heromachine.com

Photo reference: http://www.wpclipart.com/space/constellations/figures/perseus.png.html

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21 Jan 2015

the risks of the internet

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There are lots of risks of online games. Lts of people all across the world play on online games and there are a lot of risks such as:

  •  headaches
  • addiction
  • bad stomach
  • squared eyes
  • frustration
  • dehydrated

 

 

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21 Jan 2015

ways to stay safe on online gaming

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They’re many risks of playing online games , but be careful because you could hurt yourself.

good 

The good solutions for gaming is don’t go on your game for a while. get some fresh air, eat and drink also have a limited amount of time.

bad

The bad solutions is staying on your game for a long time. When you loose track of time you will get cramp in your fingers.

 

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21 Jan 2015

Risks of the internet and gaming online

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These are many risky thing online.  These are the bad things and all ways take drink and some fresh air also food and never stay on. When you parents go to bed turn it off or stay on for a time limited about 2hr or so.

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21 Jan 2015

Risks online

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There is many risks online they can cause serious illness. Even you can stay off for a hour than have a brake then get some fresh air and a drink and a snack. Such as:

. headache

. blood clots

. square eyes

.  no sleep

. you can get lazy

. no food and drink and no air

 

Some solutions can be:

. quit the gaming go on for a hour

. go to the doctors and get medical help

.  stop playing for a week to see if you  can keep off the console

 

If someone is being naughty go and tell a adult  because they can keep bullying you otherwise.


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21 Jan 2015

risks of the internet

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There are many risks of online gaming. Lots of people all across the world play on online games and there are a lot of risks such as:

    • headaches
    • bad stomach
    • squared eyes
    • addiction


  • frustration
  • dehydrated  

They are some solutions to all these risks. firstly, you should have a time limit to come off such as you come home from school at 3:15 and you go on until 8:00 that’s a long time non stop here is how you can stop it. You should have a time limit on how long you can stay on for like an hour and a half. You can put you console on and get a timer and see how long you can go for. 

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21 Jan 2015

playing online for hours

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The risks for when you are on the computer for long:

  • headaches
  • don’t wash your teeth
  • go to the doctors and get some help

Solutions

  • limit  to 1 hour
  • play other games instead like football
  •  Go to bed on time

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20 Jan 2015

being safe online

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One of the problems of the game is staying on to long otherwise you will get bad eye sites. If someone might send you a friend request that   someone you don’t know tell you parents to see it.

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20 Jan 2015

risk of online gaming

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They is many risks online gaming because  you can get headaches and you will get very tired. Also, you can get blood clots and if you stay up and play when your mam and dad go to bed you could end up dropping out of school and you can die if you have no food or drink for  3 days or something like that. Another thing, online gaming can be very fun playing with your friends like playing fifa 15, call of duty and car racing online.

.headache

.square eyes

.blood cots

.no sleep

.lazy

.no food and dink or air

some solutions can be:

.go to the doctors and get help

.have a limited time

.1 hour or 2 on a school day

.stop playing until you get better

.don’t play on it as long

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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20 Jan 2015

playing online for hours.

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The risks for when you are on the computer for to long.

  • Headaches.
  • don’t wash your teeth.
  • playing after you mums and dads go to bed.
  • buying games.
  • playing 18 games when your not that age.
  • don’t add any one you don’t know.

Solutions

  • going to bed when your mum and dads do.
  • be careful with what you do.
  • have a limit time on your computer.
  • go outside and get some air.
  • go to the doctors and get some help.
  • be careful with what you click on.
  • carful who you add on the computer.
  • make sure you still have friends.

 

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20 Jan 2015

Risks of playing online.

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The risks of playing online.

  • Headaches.
  • Playing online for hours.
  • buying games.
  • playing after your mam and dad are asleep.
  • You might start to SMELL.
  • playing age 18 games.

Solutions

  •  Go to bed when you are told.
  •  be careful on what you click on.
  • Have a limit on how long you play for.
  • play age appropriate

 

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20 Jan 2015

risks of the internet

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There are many risks of online gaming

  • headache
  • bad eyes/ squared eyes
  • bad stomach
  • addiction
  • tied
  • dehydrated
  • frustrated
  • might die

 

 

there are some solutions to all these risks!

  • come off when your mam tells you
  • or even when your mam goes to bed turn it off
  • turn it off for a couple of weeks/days
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20 Jan 2015

get out the house instead of gaming

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There are many risks of gaming such as

  • headache
  • you might start to SMELL
  • starvation
  • dehydrated

So to stop the risk play for a limited time or even just do some thing

else for a change like go outside. Why not just turn it of.

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20 Jan 2015

Risks and solutions of playing online games

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There are many risks of playing online games for hours and hours.

  • you will get headaches.
  • you don’t take care of hygienic.
  • you don’t get any sleep.
  • you don’t eat.
  • you don’t wash or brush your teeth.

solutions to fix you risks.

  • you can take half an hour break .
  • you can get out side for some fresh air.
  • you can eat more food.
  • you can see a doctor to help you solve your online problems.
  • stand out side with a drink and a snack.
  • try a few day with out playing online games. 
  • you can turn your computer on and have a timer for how long your aloud on for.
  • if something comes up like if it says you have one an I pad then don’t click the screen just click the cross.
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20 Jan 2015

risks online

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Please read this its for your own safety.

In many parts of England people die of blood clots and thirst as well as hunger. Example.

  • headache.
  • no sleep.
  • you will get fat and lazy.
  • square eyes

Here are some solutions.

  • limit your time .
  • visit special doctor.
  • go out.
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19 Jan 2015

Life in Ancient Athens

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Life in Ancient Athens was very different for these key groups:

  • Men
  • Women
  • Children and
  • Slaves.

Click on the links below to research the area you have been given:

General

http://www.primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/greece/dailylife.htm#mw

http://greece.mrdonn.org/index.html

Men and Women

http://www.ancientgreece.co.uk/dailylife/story/sto_set.html

Children

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/primaryhistory/ancient_greeks/growing_up_in_greece/ and http://www.getty.edu/art/exhibitions/coming_of_age/games.html

Slaves

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/primaryhistory/ancient_greeks/home_life/

http://www.ancientgreece.co.uk/dailylife/explore/exp_set.html

 

Also, remember to google ‘Life of ……….. in Ancient Greece for kids’ to help find other sources.

 

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Next week, we will be thinking about numbers (square and prime numbers, factors) as well as the inverse (opposite operations).

Try these links to get you started:

http://www.basic-mathematics.com/divisibility-rules-game.html

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/maths/number/factors_multiples/play/

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/teachers/ks2_activities/maths/mental_maths.shtml

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13 Jan 2015

Madusa

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Medusa had snakes  for hair and every time you looked at her in the eyes you would tern to stone Medusa lives in a cave deep in the woods and she only came out at night she turned people and animals to stone.one day Perseus went and chop of Medusa's head of by showing her reflection in his shield and he kept her head for protection when he went on other journeys around the world  

 

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13 Jan 2015

Zeus

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 Zeus is the father and king of all the gods and goddess. He has two brothers called Hades and Presidion. Hades is the god of the underworld, Presidion is the god of water and Zeus  is the god of the sky. He has two sons and one daughter.  

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