Kiwi Kids News Daily – 17th April

Today is Friday 17th April, 2020.

A day where, even in isolation, you dress in formal clothing. In our learning today we are going to read a play and then write a radio advertisement. For maths, we have a couple of games to play.

Weekly Catch Up

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Weekly Quiz

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Today we are going to read a play. If you have some people in your bubble that could join you ask them nicely and complete the play.

  1. Read through the text which can be found by CLICKING HERE

WRITING – Radio Advertisement

After completing the reading task your task is to write an advertisement for something in your fridge. Choose an item and create your radio advert.

If you can, record the advert on a device.

MATHS – Games

Today, because it is Friday we have a selection of games to play.

Shapes – click here
Area and Perimeterclick here
Anglesclick here

A LITTLE EXTRA – Bingo Board of Awesomeness

We have developed a little resource at Kiwi Kids to keep your learning at home. Look at the collection of activities below. Today look at the board and select at least one that you could complete. Let us know in the comments below which one you enjoyed. CLICK HERE for more details.

1. Who is the main person or group of people in this news article?

2. What was the key event from the news article?

3. Where did this event take place?

4. When did this event take place?

1. Find a quote from the main person in this news article?

2. In your own words describe what happened in this news article.

3. Find out where this event took place and include some information about this place.

4. Tell us when this event happened and explain what might happen in the future.

5. Explain in your own words why this event took place.

Current Events Web
Find the Who, What, Where, When, How and Why in the article to complete this worksheet.

I Think Because
Share what you think about the article and explain why.

My Questions
Write a question map about questions that you have after reading the article.

News Review
Give the news article you have read a review

Write what you KNOW about the topic in the article, what you would LIKE to find out and then what you have LEARNT.

Newspaper Bingo
Play newspaper bingo. Find a number of different articles to complete the grid.

Questions and Answers
Write a set of questions and then their answers after reading the article.

The Big Idea
Find the big idea by highlighting the 5 W’s and 1 H. then select 25 of key words associated with the article.

Word Investigation
Vocabulary exercise where students find key words within the article.

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