Friday, 14 February 2014

Toms Midnight Garden

Read through the book and then re-read chapter 4 and answer the following questions.
Top of p.31
Explain what it means when it says:  ‘He (Tom) would have to play a very careful game: by innocent – seeming references he must hit home…’ to shame his aunt and uncle.  What did Tom want to do? 
Define (write the meaning of) ‘indignantly’.
Why did Tom become very indignant on this page?
What was different this time when Tom tried to open the door to the garden? Explain as fully as you can.
Find 3 words or phrases on this page that describe exactly how Tom was feeling.
Top line on p.38
What does the word ‘matured’ mean in “Tom matured his plan”?
Why do you think Mrs. Bartholemew is smiling in her sleep?

Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince

1.Why does Dumbledore think it is so important for Harry to learn more about Voldemort’s past? How do they go about gathering this information?

Harry Potter and Order of The Phoenix

 Who can see thestrals?

Who or what attacks Harry in the alleyway in Little Whinging?
Where is the headquarters of the Order of the Phoenix?
What position does Ron play on the Gryffindor Quidditch team?
 What happens to Marietta when she tells Umbridge about the D.A.?

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

What must Harry do in secret while at four Privet Drive?

What insulting statement does Aunt Marge make regarding Harry's mother?

What does Harry see each time before he find himself in danger?

Why does Professor Lupin give Harry chocolate on the Hogwarts Express Train?

Why does Harry fall off his broomstick in the game against Hufflepuff?

6JT Maths Homework Half Term

As part of your homework for over half term Year 6 you will need to provide detailed explanations to your answers for the above questions. Remember you are being judged on your calculations, organization and clarity of your work. Best of luck!