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Oak Class Home Learning

Welcome to Summer term year 5. How was your break? We hope you stayed safe, hope to see you all soon! 

Wednesday 3rd June 

What have you guys been up to lately? Your parents can send us pictures or emails whenever they get a chance and we try and respond as quickly as we can. 

Maths

Answers for yesterday: Tuesday answers.pdf

 Today your lesson is on.... Fractions of amounts! 

Video for today: https://vimeo.com/420244399

Task for today: Wednesday lesson.pdf

Extra support:  https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zsxhfg8/articles/z33csrd

Alternative/ additional task: maths alternative wednesday.docx

English

Task for today: English Wednesday.pdf

Doesn't take your fancy? How about writing a setting description based on this picture: Greece picture.jpg

Spelling

Spelling frame 62

Guided reading

Try this comprehension task on Greece

Ancient Greece Comprehension.docx

Tuesday 2nd June 

Maths 

Answers for yesterday: Monday answers.pdf

LF: Multiply mixed numbers by an integer

Video for today: https://vimeo.com/420244296

Worksheet for today: Tuesday lesson

Extra support: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z76j2sg

 

English

Lesson for today: English Tuesday.pdf

If you're not a fan of this lesson, why not try the bitesize activity here: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zkdr92p

Or try this grammar task here: grammar 1.docx

 

Guided reading

How did you find the guided reading online yesterday? Well done to Chloe for achieving full marks! Excellent effort. We would love to hear how everyone else got on. 

Monday 1st June

Welcome back for more home learning, we hope you had a nice and safe break. We miss you all so much, please email us letting us know what you are up to!

 

Maths 

The lesson for today is : Multiply unit and non-unit fractions by an integer

Here is your video for today: https://vimeo.com/420244176

You can try the task here: Monday lesson.pdf

 

English

Task for today: English Monday.pdf

 

Spelling 

Spelling frame test 61

 

Guided reading 

Visit Twinkl Go (https://www.twinkl.co.uk/go) and type this code in: YW0475  to try an online comprehension, screenshot your scores and email it to us! We would love to see how you are getting on.

Friday 22nd May

Maths

Time for Friday maths challenges! https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zhspf4j

English

Watch this fun and silly video - https://www.literacyshed.com/diving-giraffes.html

Next, complete a piece of writing, any type you want using the video to start your ideas.

Here as some suggestions

  • Write a news report of the event.
  • Describe the giraffe in detail.
  • Use show not tell throughout describing all that happens as if it is a human and then reveal at the end that it is in fact a giraffe. 
  • Write through the eyes of the giraffe.

Spelling

Spelling Frame test 60

Guided Reading

A Monster Calls poetry answers

Reading for enjoyment

Continue with the Percy Jackson story. Ms Evans would like some Percy Jackson story maps or character posters to upload.

Thursday 21st May

Maths

Maths for today: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zhs9d6f

English

English for today:  https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z6hvgwx

Spelling

Spelling Frame test 59

Guided Reading

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz Comprehension answers

Today we are going to start a 2 part task on a text called 'A Monster Calls'

The first text is written in the form of a narrative poem.

A Monster Calls Poem comprehension text & questions

Wednesday 20th May

Maths

Maths for today:  https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zknvgwx

English:

English for today: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/znd26v4

Spelling

Spelling Frame test 58

Guided Reading

A Newspaper Report Comprehension answers

Today's task

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz Comprehension Text & Questions

Tuesday 19th May

Maths

Maths for tomorrow: adding fractions where the answer could be greater that 1 : https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zdbmt39

English: 

Learn about homophones and paragraphs in English: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zm9dqp3

Spelling

Spelling Frame test 57

Guided Reading

Odin's Reward Comprehension Answers

Today's task A newspaper report comprehension text & questions

Monday 18th May

Maths

Have a go at adding and subtracting fractions within 1 here : https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z42vgwx

English:

Brush up on your similes and metaphors here: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z4nybdm

Spelling

Spelling Frame test 56

Guided Reading

Today's task             Odin's Reward Comprehension Text & Questions

Missing in Action!

It has been quite some time since we have heard from some of you. Please drop us an email at oakhomelearning@gmail.com to let us know you are safe and well. We really do miss you!

Friday 15th May

Maths

Answers for yesterday: Thursday answers.pdf

Maths challenge day! Family-Challenge-Friday-15th.pdf

English

English for today:English week 6 Friday.pdf

Spelling

Spelling Frame test 55

Guided Reading

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland Comprehension Answers

Today's task - Reading for Enjoyment

Continue with Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief

Thursday 14th May

Maths

Answers for yesterday: Wednesday answers.pdf

Video for today: https://vimeo.com/415437066

Task for today: Thursday worksheet.pdf

English

Task for today:English Thursday.pdf

Spelling

Spelling Frame test 54

Guided Reading

A Biography of Samuel Johnson Comprehension answers

Today's task

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland Comprehension Text & Questions.

Science 

Read through this powerpoint: Science water resistance.pptx

Next, watch this video: https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/class-clips-video/investigating-air-and-water-resistance/z4m6nrd

Then you can try this task: Science task water resistance.docx

Wednesday 13th May

Maths 

Answers for yesterday:   Tuesday answers.pdf

Video for today: https://vimeo.com/415436982

Task for today: Wednesday worksheet.pdf

Extra support and work for this lesson can be found here : https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z4ypscw

English

Task for today:  English Wednesday.pdf

Spelling

Spelling Frame test 53

Guided Reading

Five Children and It comprehension answers

Today's task   

A biography of Samuel Johnson Comprehension Text & Questions

Tuesday 12th May

 Maths 

Please watch the video for today here: https://vimeo.com/415436912

Then try the task here: Tuesday worksheet.pdf

 English

Task for today: English Tuesday

Spelling

Spelling Frame test 52

Guided Reading

Andy Goldsworthy comprehension answers

Click on today's comprehension task 

Five Children and It comprehension Text and Questions

Monday 11th May

Maths

Watch the video for today here: https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/ (Area of rectangles)

Then read and try the tasks here : https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zh9brj6

English

Try the task for today here: English Monday

Spelling

Spelling Frame test 51

Guided Reading

Click on the link for today's task.    Andy Goldsworthy comprehension text and questions

 

Happy Bank Holiday

We are celebrating the 75th Anniversary of VE Day.

Why not have a VE Day type tea party with your family? Or let us know how you celebrate it during lock down. Send us some pictures so we can share them.

Home Learning will resume on Monday 11th May. STAY SAFE!

 

Friday 8th May 

Guided Reading

Elvis Presley Comprehension & Activities Answers

Thursday 7th May 

Maths

Answers for yesterday: maths Wednesday answers

Video for today: https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/ (lesson 4- calculate perimeter)

Task for today: maths Thursday.pdf

English

Task for today: English Thursday.pdf

Spelling

Spelling Frame test 50 (homophones and other words that are often confused)

Guided Reading

Continue with the extended activities on the Elvis Presley comprehension (answers will be posted tomorrow...thank you very much!)

 Science

Read through this powerpoint about Gravity and Falling: Science gravity and falling.pptx

Then try this activity where you have to design your own parachutes!  Science parachutes activity.docx

Be sure to send us pictures!

Wednesday 6th May 

 Maths

Answers for yesterday:  Maths Tuesday answers.pdf

Video for today: https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/ (lesson 3- divide with remainders)

Task for today: Maths Wednesday.pdf

 English

Task for today: English Wednesday.pdf

Spelling

Spelling Frame test 49 (Homophones)

Guided Reading

(Note from Ms Evans)

Today and tomorrow's reading challenge is about one of my all time favourite singers. Hope you have as much fun doing it as I did.  Elvis Presley Text Comprehension & Activities

Answers for Marie Curie task       Marie Curie Comprehension answers

Don't forget to log into Changa Yumu and improve your music skills by working on our Year 5 Dancing in the Street unit.

Click on the link to read Amelia's story about the minotaur.

Amelia's Story - Minotaur of the Dreaded Maze

Tuesday 5th May

Maths

Answers for yesterday:maths Monday answers.pdf

Video for today: https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/ (Lesson 2- multiply 4 digit by 2 digits)

Task for today: maths Tuesday.pdf

 English 

Lesson for today:  English Tuesday.pdf

Note: The first YouTube link in this task may not work, if so, please try this one: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5L-kKxePGqA

Spelling

Spelling Frame test 48

Guided reading

Continue with yesterday's reading activities on Marie Curie

PE with Joe Wicks just click on the link.

Topic

Greek Vase designs

Monday 4th May

Maths

Watch the video for today here: https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/ (lesson 1-multiply 2 digit numbers)

Then try this task: Maths monday.pdf

Other support and tasks to extend your learning in this lesson can be found here: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zrwfvk7

 English

Lesson for today: English monday.pdf

 Spelling

Spelling Frame test 47

Guided Reading

There are extended activities for this comprehension which should be completed over a couple of days so the answers will not be posted until Wednesday.

Click on the link for the text and activities. Marie Curie Text Comprehension & Activities

PE

Click on the Joe Wicks link and join him for the daily workout.

Friday 1st May 

 Maths

Here are the answers for yesterday: Thursday maths answers.pdf

Are you ready for some maths challenges? You should be able to do challenges 1-5, but why not work with some other people in your house to try challenges 6 and 7? Let us know how you get on. Friday maths.pdf

You can also practise your short division skills using the BBC link here:  https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zdynscw 

English

Here is your English for today: Friday English.pdf

Spelling

Spelling Frame test 46

Guided Reading

Here are the answers to yesterday's reading task. The Beast Within Episode 3 part 2 answers

Reading for enjoyment - read chapters 3 and 4 of Percy Jackson and The Lightning Thief

PE

You know where to click to join Joe Wicks for your daily workout.

It's good see that some of you have started your projects on the Ancient Greeks. We look forward to seeing some more.

Have a good weekend! We'll be back on Monday.

Thursday 30th April

Maths

Here are the answers for yesterday:  Wednesday maths answers

Maths for today, video can be found here https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/ 

Subtracting decimals with a different number of decimal places

Here is your worksheet: Thursday maths

English

English for today: Thursday English

Spelling

Spelling Frame test 45

Guided Reading

Here are the answers to yesterday's enthralling episode of 'The Beast Within' episode 3 part one.

The Beast Within Episode 3 part 1 answers

Now for episode 3 part 2 the last instalment for this week's comprehension.

The Beast Within Comprehension Text & Questions Episode 3 part 2

PE

Click on the Joe Wicks link on the right hand side of the page.

Music

Click onto the music unit mentioned in the Year 5 newsflash below. Remember to email us for your log in details.

Topic

Have a go at creating a family tree for the Gods of Olympus. 

Science

You can learn about gravity using this powerpoint here: Science gravity lesson.pptx

You can then learn about a famous scientist here:  Newton Fact Sheet questions.docx

Next, you can try and answers these questions based on what you have read: Science questions

Year 5 Newsflash

Year 5, we are adding a music topic for you to study online as part of your home learning. This is the music unit we would have been studying this term. You will be able to work through it online and will need to access it in a similar way to Mathletics by clicking on to the link below:

Year 5 Music Unit - Dancing In The Street

This means you will need to ask your parents to email us so that we can pass on your new log in details for this. Use the class email below:

If you would like to ask any questions about your learning, submit any work or would like us to see what you've been working on, you can email us on: oakhomelearning@gmail.com

 We will try and check our emails every day.

We have finally been able to upload some video to our class page. Check out the videos below where one of your classmates is performing a poem and showing a fitness circuit they have designed.

Wednesday 29th April

 

Maths 

Here are the answers for yesterday's lesson: Tuesday maths answers

Watch the video for today here https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/ - lesson 3 (Adding decimals with a different number of decimal places)

Then try the activity here : Wednesday maths

You can also revise your maths skills of 'Multiplying and dividing by 10, 100 and 1000' here : https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z7r492p 

English

How did you get on with the task yesterday? We would love to see some of your work

Here is a task for today: Wednesday English.pdf

Spelling

Spelling Frame Test 44

Guided Reading

Here are the answers for yesterday's task

The Beast Within Episode 2 answers.pdf

Now on to today's task...can't wait!

The Beast Within Comprehension Text & Questions Episode 3 part 1

PE

Click on the Joe Wicks link listed in yesterday's learning.

Tuesday 28th April

 

Maths

Visit https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/  and watch the video for today (subtracting decimals with the same number of decimal places)

Here is your task: Tuesday maths

PE

PE with Joe Wicks

English

Here is your English task for today: Tuesday English

Spelling

Spelling Frame Test 43

Guided Reading

Here are the answers to yesterday's comprehension The Beast Within Episode 1 answers.pdf

Now on to episode 2 for today's task. The Beast Within Comprehension Text & Questions Episode 2

Monday 27th April

 

Maths

Click on the link below for today's Maths task 

More Prime Numbers & Square Numbers

English

Click on the link below for today's English task.

Punctuation & Inverted Commas

Spelling

Spelling Frame Test 42

Guided Reading

Here are the answers for Friday's reading comprehension.       Percy Jackson & The Lightning Thief Comprehension Chapter 1 & 2 ANSWERS

The link to today's reading comprehension is below:

The Beast Within Comprehension Text & Questions Episode 1

Friday 24th April 

 

Maths

Here are the answers for yesterday's lesson: Thursday maths answers

Why don't you have a go at some of these maths challenges today, you should be able to do challenges 1-5. We would love to see how you get on: Friday maths challenges.pdf

 

English

How is everyone getting on with the English work? Please let us know if you would like any support or have any questions

Here are the tasks for today: Thurday English

 

Spelling

Spelling Frame test 41

 

Guided Reading

Click on the Percy Jackson link on the right hand side of the page. Read chapter 1 and 2 of Percy Jackson and The Lightning Thief then answer the following questions.

Percy Jackson & The Lightning Thief Comprehension Chapter 1 & 2 

Here are some more recent pictures of what you have been doing at home. You can also click on the link below to see Amelia's PPT about Coronavirus.

Tips on Dojo for School by Amelia

Thursday 23rd April

Maths

Answers for yesterdays lesson: Wednesday maths answers

Today's video is here: https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/ (Lesson 4 - adding decimals- crossing the whole)

Task for today: Thursday maths

 

English

How is everyone getting on with the English tasks?

Here is a lesson for today: Thurday English.pdf

Spelling

Click on the Spelling Frame link and try test 40 in the Year 5/6 section

 

Other tasks

Science

Our topic this term is Forces (May the Force with you!) 

Watch these videos from BBC Bitesize about forces :

 https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/clips/zch4wxs 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zf66fg8/articles/zqbm3k7

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zsxxsbk/articles/zxqrdxs

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zsxxsbk/articles/zxw6gdm

Here is a presentation to help you: Science forces lesson

Here is a task for you to try: Science worksheet

 

Guided reading 

Today is a guided reading game!

Go on to Twinkl Go : https://www.twinkl.co.uk/go

Click log in and type in the code: XW9271

Then try the 'Rainforest destruction Self-Marking Reading Comprehension activity' . You can choose your own difficulty level. 

You can screenshot your results and email them to us! Good luck!

Wednesday 22nd April

Maths

Answers for yesterdays lesson: Tuesday maths answers.pdf

Today's video can be found here: https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/ (Lesson 3, complements to 1)

Here is the task for today : Wednesday maths.pdf

You can also try pages 23 and 24 from your Abacus Evolve maths textbook 3

English

English for today Wednesday English.pdf

Guided Reading

Phone Trouble Comprehension Answers

Tuesday 21st April

Maths

Answers for yesterdays lesson: Monday maths answers.pdf

Please watch the video and try the learning activity here (Subtracting decimals within 1) Tuesday Maths.pdf

You can access the video here https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/ - Lesson 2

Don't forget to try the Mathletics activities

English

Please continue with this English sequence, you can access the work for today here: Tuesday English.pdf

Monday 20th April

Maths

Please watch the video (adding decimals within 1) using the link below then try the maths activity here Monday maths.pdf

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

 

Don't forget to log in to Mathletics and complete the tasks. You can also brush up on your times tables skills using the Multiverse game

 

English

We are starting a new English unit, have a go here: Monday English.pdf

 If you have trouble with any of these tasks please be sure to email us. 

 

Spelling

Click on the Spelling Frame link and complete the practise test for spelling rule 40

Guided Reading

The comprehensions posted this week may take a little longer so try them over 2 days. We will post the answers for this one on Wednesday. Click on the link below to download it.

Phone Trouble Reading Comprehension

Friday 3rd April 

 

Maths 

Please watch today's math video - lesson 4 step 10- Equivalent F.D.P (fractions, decimals and percentages) 

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

Then try this task: Equivalent FDP

 Don't forget to log in to Mathletics and try the assigned activity, then challenge yourself to other tasks and play on the games. 

English

Please complete today's English tasks which can be found here: Year 5 Day 5 English

 

Guided reading

READING FOR ENJOYMENT - Please read a chapter of a book of your choice (or you could read a newspaper article), then write a summary of what you have read or click on the link below and listen to a couple of chapters of  KID NORMAL written by Greg James & Chris Smith. Then create a character poster for Murph Cooper and email it to us. 

KID NORMAL

The answers to yesterday's guided reading can be found here : Comprehension-Volcanoes-Answers

 

Other tasks

You are all amazing in your own ways, think about what makes you special and try the activity sheet below.

Celebrating Me.pdf

Thursday 2nd April

 Maths

Please watch today's math video - lesson 4 step 9 - Percentages as fractions and decimals

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

Then try the maths activity in the file list below.

Please also try the set activity on Mathletics. 

English

Try today's English activity which is below. 

Spelling - click on the Spelling Frame link and complete the practise test for rule 39.

Guided Reading

Try today's comprehension on volcanoes listed with the documents below.

Click on the link below for yesterday's answers:

 Edmund Hillary Reading Comp Answers

Name
 Comprehension-Volcanoes-Text & Questions.pdfDownload
 English Year 5 Day 4.pdfDownload
 percentages as fractions and decimals.pdfDownload
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Wednesday 1st April

Thank you to everyone who tried the Mathletics activities!

Well done to the following pupils who achieved full marks on the 'Modelling percentages' test

James, Lily, Izzy, Lena, Rhys, Kelsey and Amber!

Achieving 90% or more in 'Decimals on a number line'

Rhys, Lena, Samina, Amber, Kelsey, Isla, Izzy, Aaron and James!

Keep up the good work everyone! There will be more activities set for tomorrow. 

Click the link below for yesterday's reading comprehension answers:

Rainforest Reading Comp Answers

Maths

Watch today's maths White Rose Video- Lesson 3, step 8. It is about understanding percentages, we began to cover this in class so you should remember how to complete this task.

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

Then complete the task below in the file list 

Extra challenge: Try page 70 of the Abacus Evolve maths textbook 3

 English

Complete today's task which is saved in the files below 

We would love to see pictures of your story boards when you have completed them

Spelling - click on the Spelling Frame link and complete practise test 38 

Guided Reading

Today's comprehension is about Sir Edmund Hilary

Art

Why not have a go at this art task 

https://www.twinkl.co.uk/go/resource/how-to-draw-something-a-very-very-long-way-away-video-tg-a-121

(P.S. Happy April the 1st!) 

Name
 Edmund Hilary Comp Week 2 Text.pdfDownload
 Edmund Hillary Reading Comp Questions.pdfDownload
 English Year 5 Day 3.pdfDownload
 Understanding percentages.pdfDownload
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Tuesday 31st March

Maths 

Watch today's maths White Rose video - Lesson 2, step 7, then try the activity below

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

 Please also log in to Mathletics and complete the activities you have been set, if you can not remember your password you can email us. 

English

Continue with the new English topic using the files below

 

Guided reading 

Try the comprehension saved below. Answers to this will be posted tomorrow.

Name
 order and compare answers.pdfDownload
 Order and compare decimals maths.pdfDownload
 Rainforest Reading Comp Week 2 questions.docxDownload
 Rainforest Reading Comp Week 2 Text.docxDownload
 Year 5 Day 2 Butterflies.pdfDownload
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We are starting to receive a few pictures of our Oak Class Pupils, hard at work with their home learning tasks. Millie has created a beautiful butterfly, Izzy got 10 out of 10 on her maths test and Oscar has been working hard on his English.

Monday 30th March

Don't forget your morning PE lesson!

 https://www.youtube.com/thebodycoachtv

Maths 

Watch this White Rose explanation video about rounding decimals, then try the activity below 

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

(Lesson 1- Step 6 video)

 

Extra challenge: Try pages 7-10 of your Abacas Evolve book 3

 

English:

We are going to start a new English topic.  See today's task in the files below 

Spelling:

Click on the Spelling Frame link and, go Y5/6 words and complete the practice test for spelling rule 37.

 

Guided reading 

Read the next chapter of the 'Essential Texts' Book- 'Telling Tales'

Make a story board of the chapter using the template below- or create your own!

 

Name
 English Year 5 Day 1 Butterflies.pdfDownload
 rounding decimals answers.pdfDownload
 Rounding decimals.pdfDownload
 story board template.pdfDownload
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Friday 27th March

Maths

Following from the work on square numbers yesterday, today revise your knowledge on cubed numbers 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/guides/zdkwxnb/revision/3

Then try the cubed numbers activity below, the answers are also saved below. 

 

Guided reading/ English

After reading the story- 'Licked' yesterday, try some of the activities which are saved in the file list below. Don't forget your year 5 grammar and punctuation rules!

 

Music

 I would like you to write your own rap song (with actions), which teaches people how to wash their hands properly!

Name
 Cubed numbers activity answers.pdfDownload
 Cubed numbers activity.pdfDownload
 Guided reading tasks 2.docxDownload
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Science

Name
 Science Soluble or Insoluble .pdfDownload
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Watch this information video and read the notes, then have a go at completing the 'Soluble or Insoluble' activity above. 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zcvv4wx/articles/zpbdpbk

Don't forget, you can send us your work or pictures of your investigation: oakhomelearning@gmail.com

 

This Week's Topic Challenges

Look at the powerpoint about Democracy in Ancient Greece. 

Create a poster or a leaflet comparing democracy in Ancient Greece and democracy in the UK today

Powerpoint Ancient Greek Democracy

Ancient-Greek-legacy-websites

Percy Jackson - The Complete Series