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Below is the Homework Grid for Year 5's current topic Space Invaders
|Space Invaders Homework Grid - Autumn 1|
| Word Smart
I enjoy reading, writing & speaking
|Retell the diary entry of “The Spiderwick Chronicles” or our Newspaper Report (find on eSchools)||Read another diary entry text. Which do you prefer? Why?||Write an alternative diary entry ending for “The Spiderwick Chronicles”||Design a theatre poster for “The Spiderwick Chronicles”||Write a description of “The Spiderwick Chronicles”|
| Logic Smart
I enjoy working with numbers & science
|Find a sun dial and record the time 4 different times during the term||Put the planets in order of size. Can you use mathematical symbols?||Can you write a poem to help you remember the order of the planets?||Find out the different distances from the sun that each planet is||Can you measure the shadow of an object 3 different times throughout the day?|
| Picture Smart
I enjoy painting, drawing & visualising
|Draw a picture of a beach at twilight||Create/build a model of a planet||Draw a star constellation||Create a title page for the story of ‘The Spiderwick Chronicles’.||Create a fact file about the solar system.|
| Body Smart
I enjoy doing hands-on activities
|Can you design a piece of music for the solar system. How does it make you feel?||Teach somebody at home the correct order of the planets.||Create a space inspired dance to a piece of music.||Can you design a fitness circuit for an astronaut.||Perform the fitness test for a space astronaut and write down your results.|
MyMaths homework will be set weekly - children who do not complete it at home will be required to complete it in school time.
|Shade and date the box when you complete a task.
Do at least one task each week.
Don’t forget to also read at home every night, learn your spellings and practise your weekly tables as much as you can!