5th November 2015

English Homework

In recent SPAG lessons we have been looking at homophones and apostrophes. Write a sentence for each of the homophones listed below. Extra marks will be awarded for sentences that included a correctly used apostrophe.

where                   wear                     there                     their

weather               whether              by                           bye                        buy

A wordy piece of Mathematics Homework

Big Question: Using place value vocabulary, how many different ways can I write a given number?

Example:       4321

four thousands + three hundreds + two tens + one unit
forty-three hundreds + two tens + one unit
four hundred and thirty- two tens + one unit
four thousand three hundred and twenty one units
four thousands + thirty-two tens + one unit
four thousands + three hundred and twenty-one units

Your task

For these numbers find at least five different ways to write them down.

3241              2314              1234

Useful Language – (Non-negotiable spellings)

thousands, hundreds, tens, units, ones, two, three, four, five, six, seven, eight, nine, ten, twenty, thirty, forty, fifty, sixty, seventy, eighty, ninety.