Deca X10 - Deci /10

  • Mrs Dyson
Deca – hedron: a solid with 10 faces. Deca – metre: 10 metres. Deca – de: 10 years.Deca – athlon: an atheletic competition of 10 events. Deca – syllable: a poetry line of 10 syllables. Deci – bel: 0.1 bel (loudness measurement). Deci – metre: 0.1 metre. Deci – mal: system...

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St Mary's Reading - July 1 Update

  • Miss Jones
Dear pupils, To support you with your 30 minutes reading each day, this week I am sharing Reading Booklet 11 with you. Reading Booklet 11 is a short story from the writer Anthony Horowitz. In this horror story, a boy gets his photo taken at a train station, in a sinister photo booth that produces...

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Co Al I Tion

  • Mrs Dyson
A temporary alliance with a combined goal, often political or military. Co – together, with. ali – to feed, nourish. tion – act, process, result of something. Link words: Alimentary – relating to nourishment or nutrition.Coalesce – come together to form one mass or whole. Alumnus...

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St Mary's Reading - June 5 Update

  • Miss Jones
Dear pupils, To support you with your 30 minutes reading each day, this week I am sharing Reading Booklet 10 with you. Reading Booklet 10 is an extract from the opening chapter of the novel ‘The Night Circus’ by Erin Morgenstern. As usual, there are some activities to comple...

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Pan To Pho Bia

  • Mrs Dyson
Fear of everything, a constant sense of foreboding (Anxiety, emotional, stressed, panic, sweating, depressed etc) Pan/Panto – all, everything. phobia – fear of. Link words: Panacea, Pantomime, Pandemic, Agoraphobia, Arachnophobia.

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Aes Tiv A Tion

  • Mrs Dyson
To sleep through the hot Summer months. Aestas – Summer (in Latin). ive – to do with. ate – to make into. tion – act, process, result of. The opposite of Aestivation is Hibernation. Hibernus is Latin for Winter.

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He Li O Cen Tric

  • Mrs Dyson
With the sun at the centre. Our solar system is HELIOCENTRIC. Helios – Ancient Greek god of the sun. centr – centre. ic – to do with. Nicolaus Copernicus in his De revolutionibus orbium coelestium ("On the revolution of heavenly spheres", first printed in 1543 in Nuremberg), presented a...

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