Patana Weblog
Last posts
Write-a-thon!!
Term 2 Reflections
THE VICTORIANS ARE COMING.....(Part Two)
+ Show All Posts

Archives
March 2014
February 2014
January 2014
December 2013
November 2013
October 2013
September 2013
August 2013
June 2013
May 2013
April 2013
March 2013
February 2013
January 2013
December 2012
November 2012
October 2012
September 2012
August 2012
June 2012
May 2012
April 2012
March 2012
February 2012
January 2012
December 2011
November 2011
October 2011
September 2011
August 2011
June 2011
May 2011
April 2011
March 2011
February 2011
January 2011
December 2010
November 2010
October 2010
September 2010
August 2010
June 2010
May 2010
April 2010
March 2010
February 2010
View all

Links
Patana Website
Library Blog
@ Bristol
BBC BITE SIZE
BBC Grammar
BBC Victorians
Brainteasers
Countdown
IKEA Space Maker
Maths Whizz
Maths Zone
More Brainteasers
Multiplication Grid Game
My Maths
Newsround
Paul Jennings
Rainforest Concern
Rainforest Foundation
Rainforests
Smart Maths
Spelling City
The Big Myth
The Planets
Virtual Victoriians
Where is Tobi?
World Geography Games
World Map Game

Admin Edit
Visitor Number: 229,285

 

5B's Blog: 5B are Beautiful, Brainy and Brilliant!

Literacy Home Learning 12.1.11

Published Wednesday, January 12, 2011.
Last updated: Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Due Friday 14th January

Today in class we read the first chaper of "Journey to the River Sea", by Eva Ibbotson. I think it is a wonderful novel, and I am going to be reading the rest over the next few weeks in class.

In your red homework book, complete one of the following tasks:

  • Imagine what Maia must be thinking as she sets off on her journey to live in Brazil. Write a diary entry describing her thoughts.
  • Write a summary of what happens in Chapter 1. Do not worry if you can't remember it all, the main bits will do.
  • Use the internet to research the author and write down key information about her.
  • Write a list of advantages and disadvantages of Maia leaving London to go and live in Brazil.
  • Imagine what Mr and Mrs Carter, Beatirce and Gwendolyn are like. Write a paragraph describing them.

For all of these tasks, the optional extra is to add an illustration.


------------ no comments -----------