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Building relationships with God and each other,
working hard in faith and hope to give our best in all things.

Monday 7th December

Good morning Sr Jude, I hope you all had a good weekend.  I know it's hard staying in all day every day but we only have 2 more days and then we will all be back together again.smiley

Here are your lessons for today:

English - as we are coming towards the end of term we are going to spend the next 2 days doing some grammar revision.  Please see the attached  worksheets

Maths - please see the attached worksheet and tutor videos.  Please watch both videos before doing the worksheets, we have dome lots of work on this already so you should fly through the worksheets.yes

Guided Reading =  I have attached a comprehension for you today.  Remember you have to look back in the text for the answer underline it if that helps you.

Times tables - times tables rock stars

R,E. -  Advent: the Church prepares for the visit of God in the person of Jesus.

 

Advent is a time, a season, during which the Church reflects on and prepares for the coming of God into our world at Christmas.  Visitors bring joys and demands.  The coming of God also brings joys and demands.  During Advent, the Church prepares for the celebration of the coming of God into the world at Christmas by listening to or reading passages from the Bible which tell of these joys and demands.

 

In his letter to the Christian family in Rome, Paul speaks about living a life that would be pleasing to God if he were to visit them personally.  He tells them that all the commandments can be summed up in one commandment:

 

Love your neighbour as yourself.’

You must do this, because the time has come, the moment is here for you to wake up from your sleep. The Lord is coming, he is very near. It is as if night is almost over, day is almost here.

Let’s stop doing then, all the things that we prefer to do under the cover of darkness.

Let’s live properly as children of the light should live. No more greed, no more stealing, no more telling lies, no more fighting, no more jealousy.  Let’s live as friends of Jesus should.’

                                                                                 Based on Romans 13: 9b-13a

 

 

SOME KEY QUESTIONS

 

  1. What does Paul say about being ready?
  2. What does Paul mean when he speaks about darkness?
  3. How does Paul say the Christian family should live?
  4. How can we ‘live properly’?
  5. What does living like this demand? Make a list of these demands.
  6. What would you add to them?
  7. How can we prepare during Advent? What advice does Paul have?

activity

  • Think about the way we can show our love for our neighbour during Advent in preparation for the celebration of the birth of Jesus.  Write these as Advent promises on a candle ( you can draw your own if you can't print the candle).

 

Art - We  are going to design and make our own kindness baubles.  I would like you to write a message for someone in our class.  Write what you like about them.  You can then decorate your bauble and we will hang these up when we get bacl to school.  If you can't print the template then you can draw your own bauble.  That would also be lovely.

 

Have a good day and be the best that you can be. smiley

Miss Sloan

 

 

 

powerpoint explaining the grammar rule

English worksheet 1

English worksheet challenge

revision of nouns, verbs and adjectives

Guided Reading

R.E. candle template

kindness bauble template

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