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Year 5 - May 12th 2020​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

Please note this is a guide of what children will be doing in school, there is no requirement for all of these tasks to be completed each day! Timings are just a guide, do what suits you and your child each day.

Learning Timetable

Duration:

 

30 minutes

PE with Joe!

Get active with Joe Wick’s 30-minute fitness videos. You can access today’s video here. This will be live streamed at 9:30am, or available to replay any time after that.

15 minutes

Daily Reading Skills: Wonderful words

Read your reading book then choose 3 words which are unfamiliar or new to you. Work out their meaning using clues from the text, then check with a partner or dictionary..

1 hour

English

This week we are looking at character descriptions. In this lesson, we are going to learn how to clarify word meaning questions using a character description.

This is a link for Oak National Academy, which is an online school that is run by teachers. Your task is to follow the learning journey this week, this includes watching the virtual lessons and completing the activities. You will need to press the 'next activity' button to advance the lesson.

Break

10 minutes

Daily Maths Skills

Fluent in Five – have a go at these five fluency questions

  1. 60 x 30 =
  2. 807 x 6 =
  3. 607 + 40 =
  4. 4,550 x 100 =
  5. 15,832 + 19,873 =

45 minutes

Maths

In lesson 2 of our unit on converting measures, we will be deepening our understanding by solving time problems and representing them using bar models. We will work through several problems together which will increase in difficulty. By the end of this lesson, you will have explored the underlying structures which help us convert units of time and solve problems.

This is a link for Oak National Academy, which is an online school that is run by teachers. Your task is to follow the learning journey this week, this includes watching the virtual lessons and completing the activities. You will need to press the 'next activity' button to advance the lesson.

15 minutes

Spelling

This week’s words are all adverbials of place.

The words are:

nearby, everywhere, nowhere, inside, downstairs, outside, upstairs, underneath, behind, somewhere

Practice writing out your spelling words in your best cursive handwriting.

Lunch Break

20 minutes

TTRockstars

Practise your times tables on the website below:

TimesTableRockstars

1 hour

History: Florence Nightingale

Today would have been Florence Nightingale’s birthday! Find out more about why we remember her. Watch and listen to the animation first, then click ‘other resources’ to complete the activity sheet. You will need to enter this code to view the lesson: DQ5309

5 minutes

Shared Reading

Click here to listen and follow along with the next instalment of Street Child.