Thursday 23rd April 2020



Practise your 8 times tables to get you started today.

Set up a daily 10 challenge using the link below. Practice the 8 times tables and give yourself 10 or less seconds to complete them.


Today we will be continuing to learn SHORT MUTIPLICATION.

The short multiplication method is used in Written Calculation for one-digit multiplication only.


For today’s task complete the questions below using short multiplication.

Copy the calculations into your book!

Remember to follow the correct layout!

Follow the layout below to place your numbers in the correct place.


Read your instructions from Tuesday’s task back to yourself.

Today’s Task is to write a set of instruction that explain the rules of a board game or gameshow that you are familiar with.

You must focus more on the explanation today as we will continue practice writing an explanation next week.


You need to:

  • Use first, next, after that, finally.
  • Use of imperative verbs (bossy verbs) E.g. choose, write, compare, time, etc.
  • Include an explanation explaining why you need to follow each instruction.



First, choose a mixture of vowels and consonants. These letters will be the ones you have to choose from to make a word.




Read the text and answer the questions below.


Here are the answers to check when you have finished.

Thursday 23rd April 2020