TrullChurch of England VA Primary School

“I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full” John 10:10

Search Search
Translate Translate

Friday 5th June


Today is the Friday Maths Challenge, which you will find on the White Rose website. 

Quick SPaG


Activity 5: ‘The Door’  
In this session, we are going to consider the importance of fluency and expression when we read.  Begin by reading Miroslav Holub’s poem The Door.  You may like to listen to these two contrasting performances:  

One       Two 
★ Decide which reading you prefer and why and jot down your response. 

Now make some notes on the poem: 
a. What did you like about the poem? What was your favourite line and why?

b. How did the poem make you feel?

c. Which line in the poem did you find the most interesting and why?

d. Are there any parts of the poem that leave you with unanswered questions?

e. What questions would you like to ask the poet, Miroslav Holub? 
★ Decide how you would perform this out loud and have a go at performing at home. 


Mechanical systems 


Please visit the BBC Bitesize page and watch the two videos and complete the two activities.