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19
JUN

The West Lothian Sumdog contest begins today. I challenge you to pop onto Sumdog and try out some of the games - all you need to do to take part in the contest is play!

18
JUN

For today's challenge, I would like you to draw a character or scene. To colour it in, you are only allowed to use three colours! Some of the children from P3B used to love doing a 3 colour challenge during soft start!

17
JUN

For today's challenge, I would like you to find things in your house that are symmetrical. Remember, if you folded them in half, they would have to be the same on both sides to be symmetrical. Here are a few examples:

16
JUN

Today's challenge - write a new ending for one of your favourite films! You can write the events or create a storyboard to show what happens!

15
JUN

Today, I would like you to create a quiz for someone in your family. The questions can be about anything you like - maybe you could have a mix of literacy, numeracy and general knowledge questions! Your checklist for success is: 1. It must have 10 questions. 2. You must have an answer sheet that ... Continue reading Miss Blyth's Daily Challenge →

12
JUN

Today's challenge is to research something you're interested in - I chose to find out more about the Kelpies in Falkirk. Did you know that the Kelpie statues are 30 metres tall, and their names are Duke and Baron?

11
JUN

Today's challenge is to draw a picture of something but you can only use straight lines! No circles, curves or ovals allowed!

10
JUN

Today I have a place value challenge. Look at the pictures below and write down how many thousands, hundreds, tens and ones there are, and how many altogether.

09
JUN

Today I would like you to match up the start of the sentence with the correct end - make sure to read it over to check it makes sense! I went to the park but it's all been eaten! My favourite film is Monsters Inc and saw lots of dogs Last week I baked ... Continue reading Miss Blyth's Daily Challenge! →

05
JUN

Today, we're going to be thinking about distance and direction. I'd like you to create a set of instructions for someone to find a hidden treasure. Don't tell the person what the secret object they are looking for is - if they don't find it, redo your instructions and try again! For example, if I ... Continue reading Miss Blyth's Daily Challenge →

04
JUN

Today I have another Art challenge. On Tuesday, I asked you to come up with a character who lived in the picture I posted here: https://blogs.glowscotland.org.uk/wl/simpsonps/2020/06/02/miss-blyths-daily-challenge-6/. Today, I would like you to try and illustrate your character - it can be just their face, their whole body or even a scene that they are in! ... Continue reading Miss Blyth's Daily Challenge →

03
JUN

For today's daily challenge, we'll be revising your sequencing/ordering skills. Answer the following questions: 1) Put the numbers in order from biggest to smallest. 13 29 7 101 12 43 2) Put the numbers in order from smallest to biggest. 100 99 89 76 12 102 3) Figure out the next numbers in the sequence. ... Continue reading Miss Blyth's Daily Challenge →