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Mon 4th May - Fri 8th May

MONDAY 4TH MAY:

 

Maths Activity: 'Monday Madness':  Tangram Puzzles

 

Use your knowledge of shape and visualisation and have a go at these puzzles!

https://www.mathplayground.com/mobile/tangram_fullscreen.htm

 

Literacy Activity: Skill 1:

Click on the link https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zkn3bdm

 

Watch the video clip to remind you of the key features of a newspaper article and read the information underneath. Think back to when we have written newspaper articles, is there anything else you might add? (You may also want to look at the second link below)

 

Make a poster to show the key features to use later in the week.

 

You may also want to look at: http://www.primaryresources.co.uk/english/englishD9.htm

(Click on the second star ‘The Features of Newspapers’ )

 

 Non Core Subject Activity: Yoga

Get into the right frame of mind and stretch into the start of the week with some cosmic yoga!

https://www.youtube.com/user/CosmicKidsYoga

 

 Daily Reading: Please hear your child read for 10 minutes

 

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

 

TUESDAY 5TH MAY:

 

Maths Activity: 'Tuesday Session 1': MULTIPLICATION LESSON 1

PLEASE REFER TO PDF DOCUMENTS UNDER MATHS RESOURCES AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE - LESSON 1

Here is the video link - Lesson 1

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

 

Literacy Activity: Skill 2:

-Using the same link as yesterday https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zkn3bdm

-Go to the video and watch the clip of Dick and Dom.

-Now watch the clip again - you are going to imagine you saw George through the window chanting and dancing around his bubbling pot - make notes on what happens as you are watching the clip.

-Answer:

Who was there?

What happened?

Where did it happen?

Why did it happen?

When did it happen?

 

 

Non Core Subject Activity: Espresso Coding

 

You are all at slightly different points, so please follow on where you left off at school.

 

https://central.espresso.co.uk/espresso/coding/lessons.html#/coding/units

USERNAME: student25454

PASSWORD: pupils

Screenshot any finished games and email them to us please!

 

 

Daily Reading: Please hear your child read for 10 minutes

 

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

 

WEDNESDAY 6TH MAY:

 

Maths Activity: 'Wednesday Session 2': MULTIPLICATION LESSON 2

PLEASE REFER TO PDF DOCUMENTS UNDER MATHS RESOURCES AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE - LESSON 2

Here is the video link - Lesson 2

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

 

Literacy Activity: Short Writing Task:

Today you are going to have a go at writing part or all of a newspaper article.

Look back at the notes you made on Monday and Tuesday, revisit the video clips if you like.

 

You may just want to have a go at writing the headline and orientation or you may also want to have a go at writing the complete article (it’s entirely up to you).

 

Remember:

Headline – short and snappy

PARAGRAPH 1 - Orientation – Answer the 5Ws (from Tuesday’s lesson)

 

Some of you may like to inlcude:

PARAGRAPH 2 (&3) Main body – Report the events in chronological order (the order they happened)

Write in third person and past tense

Include quotes from eye witnesses

PARAGRAPH 3Reorientation (may just be a couple of sentences) – Tell us what is happening now – present tense

 

 Non Core Subject Activity: Music

 

Please log onto Charanga and exercise those lungs!  Send us a video of any song you would like to perform and we will upload it onto the website.

 

https://charanga.com/yumu

 

Username: p766696

Password: fern

 

 

Daily Reading: Please hear your child read for 10 minutes

 

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

 

THURSDAY 7TH MAY:

 

Maths Activity: 'Thursday Session 3': DIVISION LESSON 3

PLEASE REFER TO PDF DOCUMENTS UNDER MATHS RESOURCES AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE - LESSON 3

Here is the video link - Lesson 3

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

 

 Literacy Activity: Word/Phonics/Spelling:

 

Our spelling pattern this week is words ending in ‘ous’:

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

 Non Core Subject Activity: Street Dance - Locking

 

Follow this online class and learn about locking.  Any talented dancers may want to send us a short video so we can upload it to our website!

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/class-clips-video/physical-education-ks1-ks2-street-dance-masterclass-on-locking/zf47nrd

 

 Daily Reading: Please hear your child read for 10 minutes

 

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

 

FRIDAY 8TH MAY:

 

Literacy Activity: Picture Comprehension:

 

Watch the book trailer for George’s Marvelous Medicine.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7gHAxnX9h0A

 

  1. Why does George make a medicine for Grandma?
  2. What surprise does George get?
  3. How has the illustrator made Grandma look, why do you think they made those choices?
  4. Do you think George meant for this to happen?

 

CELEBRATE VE DAY AT HOME

Here are a few ideas for you to choose from:

1. Make bunting

https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articles/4TrqYDyf4PMdLypxzyTwGDg/great-british-bunting

2. Listen to music

3. Learn some war time songs

4. Do some baking

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8tZ1UdwH6gI

5. Watch the Power Point below and learn about VE Day and plan a 'home' party for those you live with.

 

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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