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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.theschoolrun.com/homework-help/william-shakespeare (good for primary evidence in links at the bottom)
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-finalÂ tomorrow….
Next week, we will be working with money.
Here are some activities to try:
These links will be useful for your research:
www.oddizzi.com (For life in Greece Now)
One spooky dark night a man called Troy was walking in the streets.Â Â He heard a noise then he got his gun out.Â Then heÂ started to shoot them and tried two killed the Â zombies then he ran. Then he saw lodes of zombies chasing him. Then he got the airÂ force butÂ thy weren’t responding so he started to killed. Â Them andÂ cut Â 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 needleÂ in his arms then he was a person again.
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 wereÂ off. Also, they crept in Roan’s house and sent him to the past 2 years before he was marred. And LucyÂ his wife hat to find him in the past with the doctor.Â The doctor’s tardiest but they had aÂ vampire angles inÂ it but the doctorÂ put a see through shieldÂ on allÂ stars.Â And they were there at the past but it wasÂ all smashed baleens and hardly any people but no people.Â Â Â Â Â
One dark morning when the sun failed to wake up and shine through Jamieâ€™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 friendâ€™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???…..
One dark night while the streets were glimmeringÂ and the leaves were shakingÂ all you could hear was the rattling of the bushes. All you could see were the lightsÂ flicking on and ofÂ and thenÂ all of a sudden there was a man who was made of rubbish coming out from Â the treesÂ .Â then he started toÂ rummage Â around all the rubbish bins trying to find things to make his ultimate weapon the shrinkÂ and cleanÂ 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 townÂ
One night when the sky was freezing and the winter air Â hit the bare skin. there was three girls called Katy, Nicole and JasminÂ also there littleÂ 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 ofÂ lions.Â One day when the sun was highÂ Katy , Nicole ,Jasmin and their Granddad also JakeÂ went to see what was making all theÂ noise they went pastÂ the street in the woods then…Â WOWÂ it was Tiger willow and misty. Willow had a thorn in her footÂ Katy …
One morning a little girl called Leah woke up got dressed and went outside toÂ play. She wanted to play with her friend called harryÂ who wasn’t home well he was but he was a ZOMBIE!Â so she ran as fast as she could back homeÂ to tell her motherÂ butÂ SHOCK HORRORÂ 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 foundÂ Leah but she Â 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?
It was a dark night in the town of shambles.Â 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 withÂ 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!
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THE HUANTING OF THE BEAST
One night 350 years ago a man called Kristopher was drivingÂ 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!!!!Â It tried to attack himÂ but heÂ rolled out the way before it could strike. He picked up some glass from the ground andÂ sliced his left arm it ran out into the boshes and disappeared out of view and was never seen again since that night.
One dark night, there wasÂ 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,Â 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 thoughtÂ he would not be here tomorrow. The next day, the postman came with his gun ( revenge)Â and his friends Tom, gorge and Sophie can running with there guns. Ben said ” we areÂ going to get the house andÂ defeat it to never see it again…
It wasÂ 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 turnedÂ into a zombie all of the zombies chased her down the street.Â Without warning, lots of zombies jumped out of the bushes … Then when they got out of the bushes they chased the girl sheÂ raced Â Â to theÂ house.Â Â 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.
One dark and miserable night , I wasÂ walking down the cracked path. on some fences all Â I could see Â was blood! … moments later, a army of terror zombies marching downÂ Â 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 strongÂ 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 liarÂ and ate me…Â Â Â Â Â
END OF PART ONE……Â Â Â Â
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 friendâ€™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 thisâ€¦do you know?
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 manÂ 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, theÂ ghosts Â started appearing from the walls …
On the street of Tanfield Lea, ThereÂ was a man with blood on his face and his guts wereÂ falling out. The man was coming closer to my big house. ” time to go “Â said mum. On way back we passed the bloody man followingÂ him were a group of otherÂ 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 “Â Â Â Â 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….
Click on the links to find out more on the differences between Athens and Sparta.
Write sentences using unlike, whereas and on the other hand.
Eg.Â 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.
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:
Photo reference: http://www.wpclipart.com/space/constellations/figures/perseus.png.html
They’re manyÂ risks of playing online gamesÂ , but be careful because you could hurt yourself.
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.
The bad solutions is staying on your game for a long time. When you loose track of time you will get cramp in yourÂ fingers.
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:
. blood clots
. square eyes
. Â 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
.Â go to the doctors and get medical help
.Â stop playing for a week to see if youÂ can keep off the console
If someone is being naughty go and tell a adultÂ because they can keep bullying you otherwise.
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:
- bad stomach
- squared eyes
- dehydrated Â
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 limitÂ on how long you can stay on for like an hour andÂ a half. You can put you console on and get a timer and see how long you can goÂ for.Â
They is many risks online gaming because Â 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 forÂ 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.
.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
The risks for when you areÂ on the computer for to long.
- 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.
- 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.
The risks of playing online.
- Playing online for hours.
- buying games.
- playing after your mam and dad are asleep.
- You might start to SMELL.
- playing age 18 games.
- Â Go to bed when you are told.
- Â be careful on what you click on.
- Have a limit on how long you play for.
- play age appropriate
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.Â
- 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.
Life in Ancient Athens was very different for these key groups:
- Children and
Click on the links below to research the area you have been given:
Men and Women
Also, remember to google ‘Life of ……….. in Ancient Greece for kids’ to help find other sources.
Next week, we will be thinking about numbers (squareÂ andÂ prime numbers, factors) as well as the inverse (opposite operations).
Try these links to get you started:
Medusa had snakes
Â for hair and every time you looked at her in the eyes you would tern to stone MedusaÂ lives in a cave deep in the woods and she only came out at night she turned peopleÂ and animals to stone.one day PerseusÂ went and chop of Medusa's head of by showing herÂ reflection in his shield and he kept her head for protection when he went on other journeys around the world Â