Optional homework 14/12/2017
Our topic for next term is all about the Anglo-saxons and Vikings. During this topic, we will research all about their lives and cultures as well as creating museum pieces based around this topic.
Your homework over the holidays is to research an aspect of the Anglo-Saxons, Vikings or museums. There are a whole range of things to research:
Anglo-Saxon or Viking traditions
Anglo-Saxon or Viking myths and legends
Anglo-Saxon or Viking geography
Anglo-Saxon or Viking tools and ways of making things
Anglo-Saxon or Viking weapons and armour
Anglo-Saxon or Viking jewellery
Anglo-Saxon or Viking boats and travel
Anglo-Saxon or Viking timelines
Anglo-Saxon or Viking forms of government
How people choose what goes in museums
How museums research history
What the roles of staff in museums are
These could be presented in a number of ways:
Models or mobiles
Mango Homework Term 2 Week 5 - Instructional writing - Set 30th November - Due 5th December
This week, you have an option of what to do for your homework.
Write an instruction or explanation text on a topic of your choice
E.g. How to survive a year with Mr Fiakkas, How to defeat the Ender dragon, How to make the perfect cake.
Remember the features:
Heading and subheadings
Topic sentences and closing sentences
Formal and technical vocabulary
Language for cause and effect
2. Draw a high quality picture of your alien and label it. Maybe you could even draw it in different moods or situations.
Please ensure it is a high standard by using shading, different mark making techniques to illustrate the different textures on your alien and colour.
If you need to use any of the school resources, please let us know.