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Boston St Mary's RC Primary Academy


Boston's Catholic School

Home Learning

The latest home learning for Year 4 is attached below and at the bottom of this page. If you have any questions then please feel free to contact me via email - year4@bostonstmarys.co.uk

Home Learning – Due Monday 28th September

Maths

Please complete ONE of the challenges attached. You should also be regularly practicing your times tables and you can access practice through TT Rockstars. Please make sure your answers and workings out are clear.

English

Write a persuasive speech (in your home learning book) for why school uniform should be banned!

Remember to present your work beautifully and include the following:

  • Introduction: What is the purpose of your speech? Why should people listen?
  • Reasons FOR the ban
  • Persuasive language (I strongly believe, It is certain that…)
  • 1st Person
  • Connectives (also, additionally, but, therefore, with this in mind)
  • Paragraphs that link.
  • Conclusion – summarise your argument.

Spellings – You could write a sentence for each and practice your handwriting at the same time. 

1) Circle

2) Complete

3) Consider

4) Continue

5) Decide

6) Describe

7) Different

8) Difficult

9) Disappear

10) Early

 

Topic

Write an acrostic poem (in your home learning book) about Romans- remember to include interesting facts that you have learnt!

R

O

M

A

N

S

 

I look forward to seeing your super work on Monday. Have a great weekend! 

 

You can click here to practice your times tables using Times Tables Rockstars.

Here are some useful links:

A useful resource with an interactive map about the change in British rule from Celts to Romans: http://www.resourcesforhistory.com/

A useful resource which features videos about Roman weaponry and the life of a Roma soldier: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zwmpfg8

BBC Hands on history features a useful timeline: http://downloads.bbc.co.uk/history/handsonhistory/romans_timeline.pdf