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Mon 27th April - Fri 1st May

MONDAY 27TH APRIL:

 

Maths Activity: 'Monday Madness':

Can you make a free standing model just using paper and scissors like the two examples in this link? You may want to try some of the other ideas on this site too!

https://www.transum.org/Software/Fun_Maths/Paper_Construction.asp

 

 

Literacy Activity: Skill 1: READING COMPREHENSION

This is the link you will need for this week and more detailed instructions are within.

https://www.talk4writing.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Y5-Unit.pdf

 

  1. Today watch a trailer for Jumanji   

https://cutt.ly/JtxrUyf

  1. Read or listen to The Game

https://soundcloud.com/talkforwriting/game

 

  1. Carefully reread the text and have a go at answering the questions on pages 11-13.

 

 

Non Core Subject Activity: Science/Computing – research lifecycles of a mammal. Take notes ready for creating a PowerPoint presentation tomorrow. Please make sure you check with adults about which websites you go on first.

A useful website is: https://www.theschoolrun.com/homework-help/mammals

 

Daily Reading: Please hear your child read for 10 minutes

 

Times Tables Rock Star: Please allow your child 10 minutes access to TTRS

 

TUESDAY 28th APRIL:

 

Maths Activity: Adding decimals with the same number of decimal places

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/

 

Go to: Summer Term – Week 2 (w/c 27th April)

  Lesson 1 - ‘Adding decimals with the same number of decimal places’

-Watch the video clip and then have a go at the questions – if you can, you can print the questions out, not a problem if not, just record your answers on paper.

-Check your answers against the mark scheme.

 

Literacy Activity: Skill 2: Grammar – Relative Clauses and Adjectives

 

This is the link you will need for this week and more detailed instructions are within.

https://www.talk4writing.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Y5-Unit.pdf

 

  1. Complete pages 14-16
  2. An example of a relative clause is underlined below.
  3. Carefully, the ravenous dog, who hadn’t eaten that day, snatched the bone greedily.

 

 

Non Core Subject Activity: Computing/Science:

Using your notes from yesterday, create your own PowerPoint presentation about the lifecycle of a mammal, remember to share them with us, we would love to see them! (Year5homelearning@oldbasford.nottingham.sch.uk)

 

 

Daily Reading: Please hear your child read for 10 minutes

 

Times Tables Rock Star: Please allow your child 10 minutes access to TTRS

 

WEDNESDAY 29th APRIL:

 

 

Maths Activity: Subtracting decimals with the same number of decimal places

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/

 

Go to: Summer Term – Week 2 (w/c 27th April)

Lesson 2 - ‘Subtracting decimals with the same number of decimal places’

-Watch the video clip and then have a go at the questions – if you can, you can print the questions out, not a problem if not, just record your answers on paper.

-Check your answers against the mark scheme.

 

 

Literacy Activity: Planning a story and practising writing skills –

 

This is the link you will need for this week and more detailed instructions are within.

https://www.talk4writing.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Y5-Unit.pdf

 

  1. Read the problem part of The Game on page 17.
  2. Make a plan to write your story using page 18.
  3. Practise your writing skills using page 19

 

 

Non Core Subject Activity: Art/DT: Tomorrow you will be creating your own paper/card sculpture, so today I would like you to attempt some sculpture folding techniques, follow the link below to see examples of these:

https://recycledcrafts.craftgossip.com/3d-paper-sculpture-technique-resource/2019/05/10/

Daily Reading: Please hear your child read for 10 minutes

 

Times Table Rock Stars: Please allow your child 10 minutes access to TTRS

 

THURSDAY 30th APRIL:

 

Maths Activity: Adding decimals with a different number of decimal places

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/

 

Go to: Summer Term – Week 2 (w/c 27th April)

Lesson 3 - ‘Adding decimals with a different number of decimal places’

-Watch the video clip and then have a go at the questions – if you can, you can print the questions out, not a problem if not, just record your answers on paper.

-Check your answers against the mark scheme.

 

 

Literacy Activity: Spelling:

 

Our spelling pattern this week is ‘fort’, ‘gram’ and ‘geo’:

  1. We would like you to log on to Spelling Shed and practise this week’s spellings, more than once please.

 

Non Core Subject Activity: Art/DT: Attempt your own sculpture, based on some of yesterday’s techniques, watch this video to guide you:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kpqjB_ocFlE

Daily Reading: Please hear your child read for 10 minutes

 

Times Table Rock Stars: Please allow your child 10 minutes access to TTRS

 

FRIDAY 1st MAY:

 

Maths Activity: 'Figure it out Friday!':

Zios and Zepts - see if you can solve this investigation:

https://nrich.maths.org/1005

 

 

Literacy Activity: Writing a story!

 

This is the link you will need for this week and more detailed instructions are within.

https://www.talk4writing.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Y5-Unit.pdf

 

  1. Today, write your story using your plan from Wednesday. 

 

There are extra ideas on pages 20-27 if you wanted to refer to this.

 

 

Non Core Subject Activity: PE - Play ‘Rolling Penalties’, see below: https://www.youthsporttrust.org/sites/default/files/Home%20PE%20Rolling%20Penalties.pdf

Daily Reading: Please hear your child read for 10 minutes

 

Times Table Rock Stars: Please allow your child 10 minutes access to TTRS

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