At Home Learning

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At Home Learning Resources

THANK YOU TO EVERYONE FOR ALL OF YOUR EFFORTS AT HOMESCHOOLING AND LEARNING.

PLEASE REMEMBER THAT YOU MUST NOT FEEL UNDER ANY PRESSURE TO COMPLETE THE TASKS THAT WE SET – WE CONSIDER THE HEALTH AND WELL BEING OF YOU AND YOUR CHILDREN TO BE MORE IMPORTANT.

WE ARE ALL IN THIS TOGETHER.

This week is Virtual Merseyside School Games Week! Try out the daily challenges and let us know how you get on.

Tuesday 7th July

Spelling Shed – Continue learning the words set last week. Spend 15 minutes on this. Will we have different league winners on Friday?

 

English – https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/read-example-text-reading-comprehension-2443eb

 

We will look at word meaning, fact retrieval, inference and prediction skills and we will compare different biographies, noting the features true to this genre.

 

Reading

https://www.theickabog.com/read-the-story/

Continue reading ‘The Ickabog’ by J K Rowling. Read for at least 20 minutes per day. Alternatively, read another book of your choice.

Maths
Play Times Tables Rockstars or Hit the Button

Videos are online and the accompanying worksheets are below.

5G/5S. Lesson 2 – Subtracting decimals with a different number of decimal places (In the Summer Term – Week 9 (w/c 22nd June) 

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

Lesson 2 Answers – Subtracting decimals with a different number of decimal places

Lesson 2 Answers – Subtracting decimals with a different number of decimal places 

5DS Lesson 2 – Ordering Money (In the Summer Term – Week 9 (w/c 22nd June)

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-4/

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Lesson 2 Answers – Ordering money

Afternoon

Use the link below to explore the Benjamin Britten piece of music called ‘Storm’ Interlude from ‘Peter Grimes’. You will hear Benjamin Britten’s depiction of a storm at sea and how it is brought to life in this dramatic clip. Watch a full orchestral performance of ‘Storm’ Interlude from Britten’s ‘Peter Grimes’ by the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, conducted by Thomas Søndergård. Which instruments can you hear? Use any media to create a stormy sea scene using any chosen media (paint, felt tip, oil pastels, collage etc).

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/ten-pieces/intro-films-and-orchestral-films/zv2gqp3

 

Monday 6th July

Spelling Shed – Continue learning the words set last week. Spend 15 minutes on this. Test day will be Friday as usual!

 

English  – https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/read-example-text-reading-comprehension-983dac

This week we will be working towards writing a biography. A biography is a description of someone else’s life. Today, we will look at different examples of good quality biographies and answer comprehension questions about them.

 

Reading

https://www.theickabog.com/read-the-story/

Continue reading ‘The Ickabog’ by J K Rowling. Do make time for some reading, whether this is aloud to a parent or silently to yourself. Alternatively, read another book of your choice.

Maths
Play Times Tables Rockstars or Hit the Button

Videos are online and the accompanying worksheets are below.

5G/5S. Lesson 1 – Subtracting decimals with the same number of decimal places (In the Summer Term – Week 9 (w/c 22nd June) 

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

Lesson 1 – Subtracting decimals with the same number of decimal places

Lesson 1 Answers – Subtracting decimals with the same number of decimal places

5DS Lesson 1 – Pounds and Pence (In the Summer Term – Week 9 (w/c 22nd June)

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-4/

Lesson 1 – Pounds and pence

Lesson 1 Answers – Pounds and pence

Afternoon

Wimbledon is an English Tennis Tournament that is usually taking place right now. Sadly, because of the COVID-19 outbreak, this year’s tournament was cancelled. Look at the PPT to find out a little bit about the tournament and produce an information poster about what you have learnt. Maybe finish your afternoon by preparing some strawberries and cream (traditionally eaten at Wimbledon) for after tea.

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FLAPJACK RECIPE FOR THE WEEKEND! Easy Flapjack recipe

Click on the link for a very yummy, very easy recipe. 

 

Friday 3rd July

This week, Mrs McMullan asked Jane for an Indian themed challenge for her Reception children. See if you can master the tiger pose below!

Spelling Shed – Continue learning the words set last week. Spend 15 minutes on this. Test today, as an adult or an older brother or sister to test you today.

English – https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/diary-entry-write-a-diary-entry

After reading the Teacher diary entry, have a go at writing your own!

Maths
Play Times Tables Rockstars or Hit the Button

Videos are online and the accompanying worksheets are below.

5G/5S. Lesson 5 – Friday Maths Challenge (In the Summer Term – Week 8 (w/c 15th June)

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

5DS Lesson 5 – Friday Challenge (In the Summer Term – Week 8 (w/c 15th June)

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-4/

Afternoon

Geography – Natural Resources

Today we will learn about natural resources including agricultural and geological resources.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zmjf382

Watch two short videos to learn about natural resources and to find out how the weather and seasons impact on agricultural resources in the UK. Then, have a go at the activities below.

Activity 1

Take a look at a variety of natural resources and decide if they are agricultural or geological?

Activity 2

Where does our food come from? Have a look in your cupboards and fridge and pick out some of the foods. How far has your food travelled? You might want to complete this activity when your family do your weekly shop so you can look at the packaging to see where different fruits and vegetables have come from.

Optional activity – Download the activity sheet and complete the table using a search engine to find out how far away these agricultural resources have come from.

Thursday 2nd July

Spelling Shed – Continue learning the words set last week. Spend 15 minutes on this. Test day will be Friday as usual!

 

English – https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/diary-entry-spag-focus-formality/

This lesson today, will help us to decide the difference between formal and informal writing and as part of our SPAG work we will learn more about contractions.

Maths
Play Times Tables Rockstars or Hit the Button

Videos are online and the accompanying worksheets are below.

5G/5S. Lesson 4 – Adding Decimals with a different number of decimal places (In the Summer Term – Week 8 (w/c 15th June)

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

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Lesson-4-Answers-Adding-decimals-with-a-differen-number-of-decimal-places-2020

 

5DS Lesson 4 – Round Decimals (In the Summer Term – Week 8(w/c 15th June)

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-4/

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Afternoon

In this lesson, we will learn about how British painter L.S. Lowry used daily life in Salford and Manchester to inspire his paintings, learn some basic artistic techniques and create your own artwork. Watch three practical videos about painting, collage and printmaking.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zbdhnrd

Activity

Using either painting, collage or printmaking create a work of art about where you live. You can create an artwork about your house, garden or family (including pets), the people in your neighbourhood or an area or place where you live. Let your imagination run wild!

 

Wednesday 1st July

Spelling Shed – Continue learning the words set last week. Spend 15 minutes on this. Test day will be Friday as usual!

 

English – https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/diary-entry-identifying-the-features-of-a-text

This lesson will help us to understand the features that we should be able to spot and then use when writing our own diary entry.

Maths
Play Times Tables Rockstars or Hit the Button

Videos are online and the accompanying worksheets are below.

5G/5S. Lesson 3 – Adding decimals with the same number of decimal places (In the Summer Term – Week 8 (w/c 15th June)

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

Lesson-3-Adding-decimals-with-the-same-number-of-decimal-places-2020

Lesson-3-Answers-Adding-decimals-with-the-same-number-of-decimal-places-2020

5DS Lesson 3 – Order Decimals (In the Summer Term – Week 8 (w/c 15th June)

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-4/

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Lesson-3-Answers-Order-decimals-2020

Afternoon

Come and See

Read from the Scripture from the book of Genesis and discuss how we were made by God to be in his likeness. We should each be treated with respect. Our responsibility here on earth is to be a good steward. Read the statement on pg 2 and decide which are examples of stewardship and which are not. Make a poster using those that are and recycle the ones that are not.

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Welcome to Year 5

ROBINWOOD 2020

You should now have confirmed your child’s place at Robinwood for Nov 2020. If you haven’t, please pop into the school office as soon as possible. A schedule of expected payments will soon be sent home to help you organise your payments.

 

Mandarin Lessons

Exciting News!

Not satisfied by just learning Spanish, Year 5 will be starting to learn to speak Mandarin! This term, we will be joined by some teachers from Merchant Taylor Schools and they will be teaching all three classes on a Wednesday afternoon. We look forward to showing off our new language skills!

 

Year 5 Dr Diane Davies visit

We were recently visited by Dr Diane Davies – the ONLY Maya archaeologist in the UK. She shared some great information, photos, video clips, stories and artefacts with us all, to kick start our topic.

We are really looking forward to finding out much more about this topic! You can help at home by visiting the website: www.mayaarchaeologist.co.uk