Clouds

http://www.weatherwizkids.com/weather-clouds.htm

http://www.sciencekids.co.nz/sciencefacts/weather/clouds.html

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http://eo.ucar.edu/webweather/cloud3.html

What colour are stratus clouds?

When a fog lifts the resulting clouds are called?

The small ripples in cirrocumulus clouds sometimes represent what?

Wispy white clouds are called?

What are clouds made of?

Altostratus clouds often form ahead of what?

What clouds look like pieces of floating cotton?

Giant cumulonimbus clouds are ——— clouds.

Now try this quiz if you are game.
http://www.discovery.com/tv-shows/curiosity/topics/clouds-quiz.htm

Term 4 week 7 Homework

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This week your homework task is to create a new front cover and blurb for the book, Awful Auntie.

Be creative and ensure that your cover reflects the text.
Include the author and illustrator.
Your work is to be completed a a piece of cardboard but ensure that you complete a rough draft before beginning your good copy.

Awful Auntie

From number one bestselling author David Walliams comes another heartfelt but hilarious hoot of an adventure Stella Saxby is the sole heir to Saxby Hall. But awful Aunt Alberta and her giant owl will stop at nothing to get it from her. Luckily Stella has a secret – and slightly spooky – weapon up her sleeve…

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In Flanders Fields

‘In Flanders Fields’ is a very famous poem written in May, 1915
It is a poem written by a man called John McCrae who fought in World War 1 (1914-1918).
John McCrae was a Canadian Major.
It is thought that McCrae wrote the poem after a friend of his, Lieutenant Alexis Helmer, was killed in battle by German artillery.
It is synonymous with Veterans Day/Remembrance Day.
Flanders Fields are in Southern Belgium and North-West France.
Poppies were everywhere on the battlefields of WWI which is why they are so prominent in remembering that war and subsequently became a symbol of remembrance for all wars.

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https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=K6BlOkpdkg8