Friday 3rd April 2020 - Year 4 Home Learning - Daily Newsletter
Friday 3rd April 2020
Year 4 Home Learning - Daily Newsletter
Please check your child's class page on the website for more ideas, resources and learning. If you have any questions or need any support with learning at home please contact email@example.com . Please feel free to send in pictures of any work/learning you have done at home and a teacher will respond with a message to your child.
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English and Maths
Hamilton Trust are providing free packs for English and Maths to aid home learning. Each day, we will upload the packs to the school website. They cover a daily input of English and Maths which are in line with the National Curriculum.
Yesterday you looked at making houses using digital art. People who design or make houses are called architects. Today we are going to have a look at a very famous architect and designer called Le Corbusier. Begin by looking through this powerpoint ( Download Corbusier Presentation ) and watching the video inside it.
Your project today is to make your own Corbusier inspired designs using this sheet ( Download Shapes Activity Sheet ). If you don’t have access to a printer you can use the skills you practised yesterday to recreate this on drawing or paint software.
With anxiety over health, social distancing and changes in routine, this is a difficult time for children and adults. Here are some suggestions to help your wellbeing and mental health. This week, the activities focus on mindfulness.
Mindfulness is being aware of what is going on inside and outside ourselves, moment by moment. We can practise mindfulness through meditation, colouring, poses, being in nature and much more. Here are some fun activities to get you going. Look out for mindfulness colouring, crafts, breathing and yoga activities here over the next few days.
If you’ve been completing the mindfulness activities over the last few days, you’ll have begun to feel the positive impact mindfulness can have on how you feel and on your experiences.
To find out more about mindfulness, please click on this link for a PowerPoint ( Download Mindful me an introduction to mindfulness )to teach you more about it and then try these further mindfulness challenges. Why not introduce your family to mindfulness as well!
Mindfulness and positivity:
Staying positive improves our mood and makes us feel happy. This also boosts our immune system so is a win, win right now! We can choose to be positive and that’s so important at the moment especially!
Adults and children benefit from hearing, reading and saying motivational quotes so try these mindfulness colouring sheets. When you’ve finished colouring them in, repeat the quotes out loud or in your head and see how positive they make you feel! If you’re unsure about what they mean, please do ask the adults you live with, or those you’re in touch with, to explain.
Please click the link below for the mindfulness motivational quotes colouring pages:
Work from home
Thank you for sharing your wonderful home learning. If you would like to see your work up on the school website please email in to firstname.lastname@example.org .