WEDDINGS & WASHING LINES (Week 5)
We're back with Part 5 of the story with a week's worth of activities. The activities are designed by expert teachers and fulfil the objectives relevant to this terms learning. We think there are about 2-3 hours of stuff per day on the curriculum + the extra activities and challenges. Below is a suggestion of how to structure the week - but it is only a suggestion! If you send us any work or videos/photos, you give us consent to use it on the website.
1 Watch Part 5- Weddings & Washing Lines
2 Online Quiz
3 Literacy Reading
4 Maths - A Gorgeous Palace - multiplication
1 Literacy Creative Writing
exercise: Newspaper Reports
2 DT Create a Board Game
3 Maths Activity :
Wedding Banquet Ingredients
1 Rewatch Weddings & Washing Lines
2 Literacy Grammar Exercise & Punctuation Exercise
3 DT Evaluating and Advertising my board game
1 Literacy Update character list
2 Literacy Extras - Wordsearch and Crossword
3 Science Experiment
4 Cooking - Wedding Treats!
1 Literacy Retelling the next part of the story
2 Maths Challenges Shape x shape
3 Music Wedding Masque!
4 Do the weekly challenge and send your entry into us!
Part 5 of The Tempest, the penultimate episode, what lies in store?........
Next, take the quiz...
WEEK 5 SPECIAL CHALLENGE
This challenge is on the to-do list for day 5 - but we thought we'd give you a look now. Adrian Lester has set you a 2nd challenge, watch his message and see what you can do.....
Send your script to The Primary Shakespeare Company at
If you send us video, you give us permission to show it on our website. The competition will be open until the end of May 2020, the winners will get to see their film on our site AND will win £50 of book tokens for themselves and £100 for their class! AMAZING.
DAY 1 LITERACY
Click on the picture below to download your literacy activity for today - there's one for year/grade 3&4 and one for year/grade 5/6.
DAY 1 MATHS - A Gorgeous Palace
Division and Multiplication
DAILY TEMPEST DANCE WARM UP
In the first video, Luke will teach you all the elements you need to do the warm up. When you're ready, watch the second video and away you go! If you want to film yourself doing the warm up you can send it to us and we might even add you to the video! If you send us video, you give us consent to use it on our site.
DAY 2 LITERACY
There are 3 things you're going to need for todays literacy activity :
1 The Task Instructions
2 The Newspaper Planning Template
3 TheFinal Writing Template
DAY 2 MATHS
Todays maths exercise - Wedding Banquet Ingredients.....
DAY 2 DT
If you want to see a grid of all the objectives you'll be fulfilling, you can download it here
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HOW TO USE PDF WORKSHEETS
Quick video tutorial on using PDF worksheets!
Create a mood board for the Island!
Create your own board game!
Ok, so it's time to revisit the story, press the button to go back up to the video of Weddings and Washing Lines to remind yourself of what happens.
DAY 3 LITERACY
Today we've got punctuation and a grammar exercise, click on the picture to download.
DAY 3 DT
Evaluating and Advertising my Board Game..
DRESS UP CHALLENGE
EXTRA ACTIVITY -
DAY 4 COOKING ACTIVITY
Here's another crossword for you - if you're keeping up with the story, this should be easy! Click to download.
See how quickly you can complete the word search. Click to download.
DAY 4 SCIENCE
A Wedding Present: Marbled Wrapping Paper
DAY 4 LITERACY
DAY 5 MUSIC
DAY 5 EXTRA MUSIC
Here's Authority Rob with a Caliban Song for you, enjoy!
NOW FOR THE SPECIAL CHALLENGE!
Send your script to The Primary Shakespeare Company at
If you send us video, you give us permission to show it on our website. Please get an adult to send them to us and confirm it's OK to show them.The competition will be open until the end of May 2020, the winners will win £50 of book tokens for themselves and £100 for their class! AMAZING.
Each week one of our celebrity patrons will task you with a special challenge. This competition is open to everyone in the whole world! If you send us a video entry, you grant permission for us to use it on our website. You can see the prize listed below the video. Adrian Lester has issued his second challenge. Watch his video, it's a tricky task, and we can't wait to see your work. The address to send it into is below the video. GOOD LUCK!
WELL DONE - YOU'VE COMPLETED WEEK 5
Check in again on Monday for the next episode of the story, and loads more activities! Stay safe and we'll see you soon.
Make some treats for Ferdinand and Miranda's Wedding Masque....
DAY 5 LITERACY
DAY 5 MATHS
It's your turn again. How would you tell the next part of the story. You've seen our version and read the script. It's time for you to get going on your very own version, using everything that you've learnt so far this week.
Here's an Nrich challenge you could do - download and have a go.
A full music lesson, THE WEDDING MASQUE! Created by composer Rachel Leach.
You need to add to your CHARACTER LIST from last week. Which new characters have entered the story since then?
Here's a glimpse into our Special Schools Project. This is Jo Frater with a Caliban Dance
The Special Schools Project - OUR ISLAND - launches this week, you can see it by going to the news page and clicking on Special Schools Project. We're releasing 4 Interactive Books for Parents/Carers.
Download a PDF of the instructions here....
DAY 4 ART EXTRAS
Kat has set you a physical challenge!
Leonie's guide to making pencil puppets....
DAY 1 - FALLING IN LOVE
What would you sing to make someone fall in love with you? Here's what 2 famous singers said...
SHARON D CLARKE