# BBC Bitesize lessons: Week 4 supporting resources

## Activities by age:

Activities and resources to support the BBC Bitesize Daily Lessons.

During school closures, BBC Bitesize has been publishing daily lessons in English and Maths for all ages. You’ll find a list of our supporting resources for the Week 4 lessons (starting Monday 11th May) below. Alternatively, take a look at this week’s lesson support.

### Year 1: English

Expand the sections below to explore resources related to each daily English lesson. For more Year 1 English support, visit English: Age 5–6 (Year 1).

#### Monday 11 May: Exploring phonics

Practise phonics skills and develop vocabulary about exploring.

**Practice activities:**

- Phonics: Matching sounds [PDF]: Match the words by their shared phonics sounds
- Vowel sounds: Draw lines to match the words with the pictures.

**More support:**

#### Tuesday 12 May: Using 'and'

Use the word ‘and’ to join sentences when describing.

**Support:**

#### Wednesday 13 May: Forming letters

Form letters accurately when writing what ‘I’ can see in the desert.

**Practice activities:**

- Handwriting practice [PDF]: Practise joining up letters.
- My magic key adventure [PDF]: Imagine the magic key took you somewhere magical and write about it!
- Handwriting: Words to practise in Year 1 [PDF]: Write Year 1 words.

**More support:**

#### Thursday 14 May: Exclamation marks

Practise using exclamation marks correctly in a sentence.

**Practice activities:**

- Punctuation marks [PDF]: Use punctuation in the right sentences.
- Grammar: Punctuation: Drag the correct punctuation into the gaps to complete each sentence.

**More support:**

### Year 1: Maths

Expand the sections below to explore resources related to each daily Maths lesson. For more Year 1 maths support, visit Maths: Age 5–6 (Year 1).

#### Monday 11 May: Add by making 10

Add numbers together to make ten.

**Practice activities:**

- MyMaths: Number bonds
- Add to 10: Drag the numbers to fill the gaps.

**More support:**

#### Tuesday 12 May: Subtract within 20

Subtract numbers below twenty.

- MyMaths: Sums to 20
- Numicon: Take away stories [PDF]
- Numicon: How many left [PDF]
- Subtract within 20: Drag the numbers to fill the gaps.

**More support:**

#### Wednesday 13 May: Word problems

Practise addition and subtraction word problems.

#### Practice activities:

- MyMaths: Number bonds to 20
- Numicon: Winning row [PDF]
- Numicon: Playing ball and number pairs [PDF]
- Numicon: Busy bees [PDF]

**More support:**

#### Thursday 14 May: Comparing sums

Compare the value of sums in the formats **a+b>c** and **a+b>c+d**.

**Practice activities:**

- Number statements: Drag the correct symbol into each gap to complete the number statements.

**More support:**

### Year 2: English

Expand the sections below to explore resources related to each daily English lesson. For more Year 2 English support, visit English: Age 6–7 (Year 2).

#### Monday 11 May: Exploring phonics

Practise phonics skills and develop vocabulary about exploring.

**Practice activities:**

- Phonics: Matching sounds [PDF]: Match the words by their shared phonics sounds.
- Vowel sounds: Draw lines to match the words with the pictures.

**More support:**

#### Tuesday 12 May: Subordinating conjunctions

Practise using subordinating conjunctions to join sentences.

**Practice activities:**

- Conjunctions: Drag a conjunction into each gap to join the clauses.

**More support:**

#### Wednesday 13 May: Forming letters

2Form letters accurately when writing what ‘I’ can see in the desert.

**Practice activities:**

- Handwriting practice [PDF]: Practise joining up letters.
- My magic key adventure [PDF]: Imagine the magic key took you somewhere magical and write about it!
- Handwriting: Words to practise in Year 2 [PDF]: Write Year 2 words.

**More support:**

#### Thursday 14 May: Exclamation marks

Practise using exclamation marks correctly in a sentence.

**Practice activities:**

- Punctuation marks [PDF]: Use punctuation in the right sentences.
- Grammar: Punctuation: Drag the correct punctuation into the gaps to complete each sentence.

**More support:**

### Year 2: Maths

Expand the sections below to explore resources related to each daily Maths lesson. For more Year 2 maths support, visit Maths: Age 6–7 (Year 2).

#### Monday 11 May: Adding tens

Add and take away tens from two-digit numbers.

**Practice activities:**

- MyMaths: Introducing written methods
- Numicon: Saving pennies [PDF]
- Numicon: Going swimming [PDF]

**More support:**

#### Tuesday 12 May: Adding two-digit numbers

Add two-digit numbers together.

**Practice activities:**

- MyMaths: Introducing written methods
- Numicon: Memory [PDF]
- Numicon: Finding seats [PDF]

**More support:**

#### Wednesday 13 May: Subtracting two-digit numbers

Take away two-digit numbers from other two-digit numbers.

**Practice activities:**

- MyMaths: Introducing written methods
- Numicon: Memory [PDF]
- Numicon: Finding seats [PDF]

**More support:**

#### Thursday 14 May: Bonds to 100

Explore bonds up to 100 (tens and tens & ones).

**Practice activities:**

- MyMaths: Number facts and doubles 3
- Numicon: Rolling tens and ones [PDF]

**More support:**

### Year 3: English

Expand the sections below to explore resources related to each daily English lesson. For more Year 3 English support, visit English: Age 7–8 (Year 3).

#### Monday 11 May: Diary entry

#### Tuesday 12 May: Proofreading

Improve your writing by proofreading and editing your work.

**Practice activities:**

- Story buddies [PDF]: Improve your friend’s story by editing.

**More support:**

#### Wednesday 13 May: There, their, or they're?

Learn the difference between *there*, *their*, and *they’re*.

**Practice activities:**

- Homophones wordsearch [PDF]: Find homophones in the wordsearch.

**More support:**

#### Thursday 14 May: Similes and metaphors

Practise using similes and metaphors.

**Practice activities:**

- Simile pictures [PDF]: Write a simile to describe each picture.

**More support:**

### Year 3: Maths

Expand the sections below to explore resources related to each daily Maths lesson. For more Year 3 maths support, visit Maths: Age 7–8 (Year 3).

#### Monday 11 May: 4 and 8 times tables

Practise multiplying and dividing by 4 and 8 .

**Practice activities:**

- MyMaths: 4 times tables
- MyMaths: 8 times tables
- Numicon: Multiplying facts and times tables [PDF]
- Numicon: Canoe adventure [PDF]
- 4, 8, and 12 times tables quiz: Answer as quickly as you can.
- Beat the clock [PDF]: Try to answer the questions in one minute!

**More support:**

#### Tuesday 12 May: Multiplying two-digit numbers

Practise multiplying two-digit and one-digit numbers.

**Practice activities:**

- MyMaths: Short multiplication
- Numicon: Multiplying game [PDF]

**More support:**

#### Wednesday 13 May: Dividing two-digit numbers

Practise dividing a two-digit number by a one-digit number.

**Practice activities:**

- MyMaths: Short division
- Numicon: Gym class [PDF]

**More support:**

#### Thursday 14 May: Problem solving

Practise multiplication and division problem solving.

**Practice activities:**

- Numicon: Picnic basket [PDF]

**More support:**

### Year 4: English

Expand the sections below to explore resources related to each daily English lesson. For more Year 4 English support, visit English: Age 8–9 (Year 4).

#### Monday 11 May: Similes and metaphors

Practise using similes and metaphors.

**Practice activities:**

- Simile pictures [PDF]: Write a simile to describe each picture.

**More support:**

#### Tuesday 12 May: Diary entry

#### Wednesday 13 May: Proofreading

Improve your writing by proofreading and editing your work.

**Practice activities:**

- Story buddies [PDF]: Improve your friend’s story by editing.

**More support:**

#### Thursday 14 May: Recounts

Practise writing a recount.

**Practice activities:**

- Go back in time! [PDF]: Imagine you could go back to any time in history, and write about it.

**More support:**

### Year 4: Maths

Expand the sections below to explore resources related to each daily Maths lesson. For more Year 4 maths support, visit Maths: Age 8–9 (Year 4).

#### Monday 11 May: Problem solving

Practise multiplication and division problem solving.

**Practice activities:**

- Numicon: Farm fencing [PDF]

**More support:**

#### Tuesday 12 May: Rectangle perimeters

Find the perimeter of rectangles.

**Practice activities:**

- MyMaths: Introducing perimeter
- Numicon: Animal pen [PDF]

**More support:**

#### Wednesday 13 May: Rectilinear perimeters

Find the perimeter of rectilinear shapes.

**P****ractice activities:**

- Numicon: Help the baker [PDF]

**More support:**

#### Thursday 14 May: Area

Find the area of a shape by counting squares.

**Practice activities:**

- MyMaths: Introducing area
- Numicon: Garden design [PDF]
- Numicon: Estimating the area of irregular shapes [PDF]

** More support:**

### Year 5: English

Expand the sections below to explore resources related to each daily English lesson. For more Year 5 English support, visit English: Age 9–10 (Year 5).

#### Monday 11 May: Formal reports

Writing a formal report.

**Practice activities:**

- Comprehension: The Cactus Garden [PDF]: Read the report and answer the questions.

**More support:**

#### Tuesday 12 May: Speeches

Write a powerful speech.

**Practice activities:**

- Perform a poem [PDF]: Read and practise performing the poem.

**More support:**

#### Wednesday 13 May: Debates

#### Thursday 14 May: Recounts

### Year 5: Maths

Expand the sections below to explore resources related to each daily Maths lesson. For more Year 5 maths support, visit Maths: Age 9–10 (Year 5).

#### Monday 11 May: The formula for area

Practise using a formula for finding the area of shapes.

**Practice activities:**

- MyMaths: Area of rectangles
- Numicon: Carpet calculating [PDF]
- Numicon: Exploring rectangles [PDF]

**More support:**

#### Tuesday 12 May: Equivalent fractions

Understand the abstract method to find equivalent fractions.

**Practice activities:**

- MyMaths: Equivalent fractions
- Numicon: Filling cups [PDF]
- Numicon: More, equal, or less [PDF]

**More support:**

#### Wednesday 13 May: Improper fractions and mixed numbers

Convert improper fractions to mixed numbers and vice versa.

**Practice resources:**

- MyMaths: Improper and mixed fractions
- Numicon: Measuring rainfall [PDF]

**More support:**

#### Thursday 14 May: Comparing fractions

Compare fractions whose denominators are multiples of the same number.

**Practice resources:**

- MyMaths: Comparing scalable fractions
- Numicon: Football matches [PDF]
- Numicon: Who gets more? [PDF]

**More support:**

### Year 6: English

Expand the sections below to explore resources related to each daily English lesson. For more Year 6 English support, visit English: Age 10–11 (Year 6).

#### Monday 11 May: Formal reports

Writing a formal report.

**Practice activities:**

- Comprehension: The Cactus Garden [PDF]: Read the report and answer the questions.

**More support:**

#### Tuesday 12 May: Speeches

Write a powerful speech.

**Practice activities:**

- Perform a poem [PDF]: Read and practise performing the poem.

**More support:**

#### Wednesday 13 May: Debates

#### Thursday 14 May: Recounts

### Year 6: Maths

Expand the sections below to explore resources related to each daily Maths lesson. For more Year 6 maths support, visit Maths: Age 10–11 (Year 6).

#### Monday 11 May: Multiplying fractions

Multiply fractions and mixed numbers by integers.

**Practice resources:**

- MyMaths: Starting to multiply fractions
- Numicon: Fraction machines [PDF]

**More support:**

#### Tuesday 12 May: Multiplying fractions together

Multiply fractions by fractions.

**Practice activities:**

- MyMaths: Multiplying fractions by fractions
- Numicon: Yoghurt robot [PDF]

**More support:**

#### Wednesday 13 May: Dividing fractions

Divide fractions by integers.

**Practice resources:**

- MyMaths: Multiply divide fractions intro

**More support:**

#### Thursday 14 May: Fractions of amounts

Fractions of amounts applied in context (like money and measures).

**Practice resources:**

- MyMaths: Mixed numbers
- Numicon: How much? [PDF]
- Numicon: Birdseed [PDF]

**More support:**

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## Previous supporting resources

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