Wylye ValleyCofE VA Primary School

To aspire to being outstanding in everything we do by always aiming higher.

"Let your light shine in all you say and do" Matthew 5:16




Read this poem out loud and enjoy: The Dentist and the Crocodile by Roald Dahl


The Dentist and the Crocodile by Roald Dahl | Poetry Foundation


Read the poem again out loud.

Improve how you read it using an excitable voice where needed (expression).

Spot new and interesting words (write them down) and discuss what they mean, e.g. require, repair, quivered, quaked, fearsome, molars, weeping, despair, and any other new words you find.

Also, use a dictionary or Thesaurus and Word Tools | WordHippo to find the meanings. 

Look up the new words found in the poem to find synonyms (words that mean the same) by using a thesaurus or Thesaurus and Word Tools | WordHippo 


Discuss your favourite parts of the poem.

Write a poem review using these ideas:

I like this poem because…

My favourite words in the poem are…

I would recommend this poem because…

Out of 10 stars, I would give this poem… because…


Of course, you can use more sentence starters in your review. 

Year 3 Maths


Here is today's Maths lesson. It is about related multiplication and division calculations. This Oak Academy lesson might help.


Understanding that multiplication and division are inverse operations (

Year 4 Maths


Today you will have to solve different problems. Use the knowledge you have gained this week to help you do these worksheets. 

Art-Famous Buildings


Lesson 5


You will be examining the architecture of Sydney Opera House. Look at the slides first. 

Next, complete the tasks:

Task 5A: complete the information sheet about Sydney Opera House.

Task 5B: create your own design for a 'Vivid Festival' light display on Sydney Opera House. There are some photographs of light displays that have been projected onto the building to give you some ideas. There is also an outline of the building's sails for you to use.


Make a collage of the Sydney Opera House. Follow the instructions to create your picture. 

You could combine both tasks by decorating your cut out pieces of the opera house sails with your light show design. Don't forget to create a background as well for your collage.