To be handed in on Monday, 14th November 2011.

## Literacy

An illuminated text is where the letters are decorated in order to help describe the word’s meaning.

I want  you to create an illuminated set of lettering for the any of the Beowulf characters we have met so far: Beowulf, Grendel, Grendel’s mother or the Dragon.

## Numeracy

In Numeracy this week we have looked at methods to help us double and halve numbers, including decimal numbers.

Below, there is a range of activities for you to try. If you can, complete all of them—if not, that’s not a problem. If you don’t have any dice at home, you could use this online one.

Complete the following questions:

1. Double 24 =
2. Double 35 =
3. Double 17 =
4. Double 56 =
5. Double 64 =
6. Double 59 =
7. Double 77 =
8. Double 84 =
9. Double 93 =
10. Double 105 =
11. Double 148 =
12. Double 253 =

## Spellings

### Prefixes circ and trans

• circle
• circumference
• circular
• circus
• circuit
• circumnavigate
• circumscribe
• circumstance
• transport
• transmit
• transparent
• transparency
• transatlantic
• translate
• transform
• translation