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Week 24/1/22

Start to learn this week's spellings.                                                                                   
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English

This week, you will be writing an unaided non- chronological report on where you will be writing about one of the following 4 animals.

Dog

Cat 

Horse

Tiger

To gather the information to include in your report you need to research the areas on the sheet.

Research sheet

 Today, you need to plan your report.

1. Layout of text

2. Order of facts

3. List the features of writing you need to include and which part of the text would be the most suitable for it. 

(Look at the Year 5 writing band letter to help)

Writing ladder

 

 

 Writing your unaided non-chronological report on the animal you chose earlier this week. 

Remember to look at the Year 5 writing ladder on yesterday's to include the relevant features. 

Continue writing your unaided non-chronological report on the animal you chose earlier this week. 

Remember to look at the Year 5 writing ladder on yesterday's to include the relevant features. 

 

 

Complete and edit non-chronological report. Use a dictionary and thesaurus (online ones are good) to help editing. 

 

 

 

 

Spelling 

Open the link below to access next weeks spelling words. Use different strategies to practise each work. 

Spelling homework

Math

As well as converting decimals and fractions, this week we are going to see how percentages corresponds to them .

Work through the following link to get an understanding of percentages. 

Introduction to percentages

 

 More guidance on how to convert decimals/fractions and percentages.

Watch this video first 

Teaching video

 

Then complete the following questions. 

Questions

 

 

 Work through this teaching video to build your understanding of percentages.

Teaching Video

 

Stop the video to complete the questions below at the places it says. 

Questions

Answers

There isn't any maths today as we have a planetarium visiting (so sorry if you are missing this!)

Here are some planetarium links to look through. 

 

 

Star Constellations

Planetarium type video

 

Have a go at the arithmetic quiz and then mark it using the answers.

 

Arithmetic quiz

 

Reading/

Spelling

 

 This week's spellings to start to learn. 

Spellings

 Work through the video link below to recap this spelling rule. 

Spelling rule

 

 Please read the first and second page extract from, 'The Clockwork Crow' by Dan Smith. Read a couple of times to improve fluency and highlight/write down words you are unfamiliar with to look up online or in a dictionary. Text to read

 

Read the complete extract of 'The Clockwork Crow', by Dan Smith to improve fluency and stamina. 

Test mark for 

Questions you may have?(write out the questions you have)

Surprise elements of the extract!

Any parts you can picture think happening in your head. Thought cloud

 

Practise learning this week's spelling and remembering the rule f, fe change to ves (and know the exceptions). 

 

Spellings on Monday's reading section. 

 

Afternoon

project

Computing

Today we are going to continue using the computer program tinkercad.com. 

log in using your class pin and nickname given in the last lesson. 

 

Tinkercad

 We are going to follow one of the lessons today so: 

1. Click learn in the top right tab.

2. click lessons in the middle.

3. Then we are going to make our own mine craft glasses. 

 

Make sure to change the file name in the top left hand corner to 'lesson3yourname'

 Music 

 This half term we will be appraising and learning the rap of 'The Fresh prince of bel air'. 

 

Open the link and have a listen to the song and have a go at rapping along. 

Fresh prince of Bel Air video

 

If you would prefer the lyrics in front of you rather than on the screen using the link below. 

 

lyrics

 Geography 

Work through the powerpoint on what latitude and longitude lines are and how they are used to locate places around the World. Lines or latitude and longitude

 

 

 

French

This half term,  our weather has been about the weather and language to say, read and write these words and sentences.

 

Work through this video to practise these. 

 

Weather in French

Science 

 

Today we are looking at data handling. 

 

Work your way through the powerpoint and make a prediction for the scientific question provided. Then using the data provided, create 2 bar graphs for the information. 

 

Powerpoint

 

Data to plot on graphs

 

After you have created the bar graphs, write a conclusion for what you have found out. 

Latest Notices

 

We are very excited to announce the launch of our mobile app! The app works alongside our new website to help keep you all updated on important news, events, photos and information about the school. You can find moreon the 'Mobile App' page of the website.