Can you help Sonic and Knuckles defeat Dr. Eggman?
To win the challenge you will have to answer questions such as ;
Why are video games so appealing?
How can I make my game fit for purpose ?
Can I build a new platform ?
Can I create a new character (friend or foe) ?
It's SATs , SATs , SATs for the first three weeks back , as we consolidate all of our GPS learning in readiness for those tricky test . We will also be fine tuning our comprehension skills , learning to find and extract all the information we need to answer the reading questions.
Once SATs are complete, we can concentrate on our end of year show (to be revealed after SATs) and act , sing ...and dance ...to our hearts content .
DRIP , DRIP , DRIP is the sound of our math for the first three weeks , as we continue to embedd all of those number skills we have been learning. Remember , make those connections in number to help you with a wide range of reasoning problems . Fractions , decimals and % all link together . Use the inverse to check , check ,check . KFC . Burger method . The fraction dance ( / by the bottom and X by the top) . BIDMAS . Times Tables. These will all help you.
And most importantly, ANNOTATE , ANNOTATE , ANNOTATE !
We will also continue to do our weekly arithmetic tests to push up those scores .