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Energy cannot be created or destroyed, it can only be transferred from one store into another. In these pictures, which items do you think use energy? Which ones store energy? Do they all store/use the same type of energy? Cut them out and sort them into groups.
When a moving surface slides on a stationary surface it rubs against it, which slows it down. This is due to friction, a force which resists the movement of one object sliding past another. Understand more about friction with a fantastic practical project: make your own balloon hovercraft!
Quiz questions to encourage your child to think about how scientists work and why they do the things they do.
Practise the /air/ sound with this reading comprehension – read the passage with your child and then ask them the questions that follow.
Practise the /ai/ sound with this reading comprehension – read the passage with your child and then ask them the questions that follow.
Do you know the /oo/ /ow/ /ee/ /ea/ sounds? Cut out the words and see if you can stick them in the right gap in n each sentence.
Do you know the /oa/ /oe/ /ie/ /igh/ /y/ /er/ /ir/ /ur/ sounds? Cut out the words and see if you can stick them in the right gap in n each sentence.
Year 4 times tables practice: complete the multiplication square with missing numbers from the 7, 11 and 12 times table.
Look at the multiplication square. Some of the numbers from the 6 and 9 times tables are missing – can you add them back in? What patterns can you identify on the square?
Using your knowledge of the 3, 4 and 8 times tables, complete the multiplication square with the missing numbers. How fast can you complete the square?
Complete the multiplication square with missing numbers from the 2, 5 and 10 times table.
Do you know the /ai/ /ay/ /oi/ /oy/ /ue/ /ew/ sounds? Cut out the words and see if you can stick them in the right gap in n each sentence.
Our lives are full of wonderful and different materials. Today you are going to have a look at some of the things you have in your home and see if you can sort them into different types of materials.
Plants need water to live and grow, and they usually get it from the soil. But how does the water get from the roots up to the leaves and flowers? This exciting experiment will help you to see how a flower gets its water.
Sometimes we feel happy, and sometimes we feel sad. Our feelings are important! Today you are going to have a look at emotions and think about how different things make you feel.
Friction is a force between surfaces that are rubbing against each other, and it slows objects down. Today you are going to investigate how friction acts on a toy car.
Music can make you feel lots of different things. Think about your favourite song. How does it make you feel? Now grab your art materials and let's pain your favourite song.
Today, you will learn about the different parts of a flower while building your own fabulous flower picture.
Bees are amazing little creatures that do so much for our amazing world. They help pollinate flowers as they fly from one to another to collect nectar and pollen. Today, you will make your own magnetic bee to amaze your friends and family.
Using our litter or rubbish to make something new and special is an exciting way to recycle. Today you are going to design and make your own litter bugs.
Did you know that you can make musical instruments by recycling some of your rubbish? Today you are going to have a go yourself.
It’s time to have a blast with your very own straw rocket! All you need is some paper, a straw and some tape.