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Reading

                                                                               

 

It is really, really important that you keep up with your reading both at home and in school. Reading opens so many different worlds and helps you learn new vocabulary, imagine different worlds and characters and can also teach us new things. Find a genre or type of book that you enjoy reading and please keep reading. 

 

Have you got a library card? If so you can download RB Digital onto a device e.g. a tablet or smart phone and register with Somerset County Council for free access to hundreds of online books, audio books, comics and magazines. Maybe you'll find something new that you like to read. I have also attached below a list of books for different reading interests - how many of them have you read? 

 

Reading Guide

NEW ONLINE READING

 

                                                                     

 

I have registered our class for this site so you can read books at home. Why not see if there is a new book you want to read or listen to. 

 

Click here and enter our class code - nyp3372 which should take you to our class page. Then find your name and get reading. Note - our service only runs from 7am - 4pm. Enjoy- I look forward to hearing what new books you've read.

 

If you are using it on iOS or Android then you will need to download the Epic app and then either ENTER CLASS CODE or Have an account? Sign in and the tap Students & Educators and enter the class code there. 

Wordsearches

If you finish your reading comprehension quite quickly you can do some wordsearches like we would in class. Try them here. 

Reading Comprehension

 

Thursday

 

Today's reading comprehension is a one-off quick read text similar to your 10 minute books. I have loaded it all onto Google Classrooms. 

Grammar

 

 

Tuesday

 

Please do pages 20 and 21 in your purple Collins book. 

Wednesday 

 

Please do pages 22-23 on Antonyms in your Purple Collins book. 

Thursday

Today we are looking at expanded noun phrases. Check out the BBC webpage and have a look at the video and explanation to remind yourself what an expanded noun phrase is. Then I would like you to complete the three activities at the bottom of that page. I have put the sentences on Google Classroom if you want to type it straight on to there otherwise you can write them into your books.

 

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