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Learning to be the best that we can be with the love of God

 

Welcome to Year 5

 

Monday 1st June 2020

Hello Year 5, pinch, punch, first of the month!

I hope you had a lovely half term and are all keeping safe and well.  Please find below your home learning for this week.  I have set this out in a different format to usual, to help you manage the tasks and activities over the week.  Click on the links to see the webpage or activity that each day is referring to.  If you have any questions, please message me on Class Dojo.

Have a good week x

Day of the week Maths English
Monday 1st June

Abacus - comparing fractions.  There is some guidance, some questions and then the answers. 

Rapid Reasoning Week One Day One (page 3 of this document).  The answers are on the following page.

MyMaths - Comparing Fractions and Comparing Fractions -Bar Models.

Reading comprehension - Growing Up in Ancient Greece. The answers are here.
Tuesday 2nd June

Abacus - adding and subtracting fractions.  Page 1 of this document.  The answers are on page 2.

Rapid Reasoning - Week One Day Two (page 6 of this document). The answers are on the following page.

MyMaths - adding and subtracting fractions.

Read Chapter 7 of Secrets of a Sun King.

Answer the questions relating to Chapter 7.

Write a newspaper article about the race that is mentioned in Chapter 7.  Guidance and instructions are here.

Wednesday 3rd June

Abacus - adding and subtracting fractions.  Page 3 of this document.  The answers are on page 2.

Rapid Reasoning - Week One Day Three (page 9 of this document).  The answers are on the following page.

Spelling - prefixes.  Complete the activity relating to prefixes.  The answers are here.
Thursday 4th June

Abacus - adding and subtracting fractions.  Page 4 of this document.  The answers are on page 2.

Rapid Reasoning - Week One Day Four (page 14 of this document). The answers are on the following page.

Punctuation - Speech.  Complete the activity relating to speech punctuation.

Use your learning about speech punctuation from the above activity to write a short conversation between two characters in Secrets of a Sun King.  

Friday 5th June Arithmetic - complete Summer Test 5.  The answers are here. Reading comprehension - complete the reading comprehension, 'Tutankhamun's Tomb.'  The answers are after the questions.

Previous chapters of Secrets of a Sun King are here...

Chapter 1

Chapter 2

Chapter 3 and 4

Chapter 5 and 6

Useful Websites

Below is a list of websites which offer free online learning games for you to access at home during the school closure period.  

 

BBC Bitesize for KS2

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/levels/zbr9wmn

 

Blockly Games – computer programming

https://blockly.games/

 

Scratch – computer programming

https://scratch.mit.edu/

 

National Geographic Kids – Facts, activities and quizzes relating to the natural world

https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/

 

Duolingo – French

https://www.duolingo.com/learn

 

Nature detectives – science and the natural world

https://www.woodlandtrust.org.uk/blog/2020/03/nature-detectives/

 

Oxford Owl for Home – reading and spelling

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/

 

Teaching Ideas – games and activities for many curriculum areas

https://www.teachingideas.co.uk/

 

Cool Math Games – online Maths games

https://www.coolmathgames.com/

 

Primary games – reflection (Maths)

https://primarygames.co.uk/pg4/ReflectaSketch/reflectasketch.html

 

Times tables

https://www.timestables.co.uk/

 

Crickweb – a range of online educational games

http://www.crickweb.co.uk/

 

TopMarks – a range of online educational games

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/

 

BBC Dance Mat Typing – training yourself to touch type

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zf2f9j6/articles/z3c6tfr

 

Primary Homework Help – information about lots of curriculum areas.  After Easter our topic is centred around Ancient Egypt so have a look at those pages on this website.

http://primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/

 

Maths is Fun – online Maths games

https://www.mathsisfun.com/