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 =

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Spellings

Prefixes circ and trans

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