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.
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
Alternative/ additional task: maths alternative wednesday.docx
Task for today: English Wednesday.pdf
Doesn't take your fancy? How about writing a setting description based on this picture: Greece picture.jpg
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Try this comprehension task on Greece
Tuesday 2nd June
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
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
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!
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
Task for today: English Monday.pdf
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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
Time for Friday maths challenges! https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zhspf4j
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.
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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 for today: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zhs9d6f
English for today: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z6hvgwx
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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.
Wednesday 20th May
Maths for today: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zknvgwx
English for today: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/znd26v4
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Tuesday 19th May
Maths for tomorrow: adding fractions where the answer could be greater that 1 : https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zdbmt39
Learn about homophones and paragraphs in English: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/zm9dqp3
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Today's task A newspaper report comprehension text & questions
Monday 18th May
Have a go at adding and subtracting fractions within 1 here : https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z42vgwx
Brush up on your similes and metaphors here: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/articles/z4nybdm
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Today's task Odin's Reward Comprehension Text & Questions
Friday 15th May
Answers for yesterday: Thursday answers.pdf
Maths challenge day! Family-Challenge-Friday-15th.pdf
English for today:English week 6 Friday.pdf
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Today's task - Reading for Enjoyment
Continue with Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief
Thursday 14th May
Answers for yesterday: Wednesday answers.pdf
Video for today: https://vimeo.com/415437066
Task for today: Thursday worksheet.pdf
Task for today:English Thursday.pdf
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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
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
Task for today: English Wednesday.pdf
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Tuesday 12th May
Please watch the video for today here: https://vimeo.com/415436912
Then try the task here: Tuesday worksheet.pdf
Task for today: English Tuesday
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Click on today's comprehension task
Monday 11th May
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
Try the task for today here: English Monday
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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
Thursday 7th May
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
Task for today: English Thursday.pdf
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Continue with the extended activities on the Elvis Presley comprehension (answers will be posted tomorrow...thank you very much!)
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
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
Task for today: English Wednesday.pdf
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(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.
Tuesday 5th May
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
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
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Continue with yesterday's reading activities on Marie Curie
PE with Joe Wicks just click on the link.
Greek Vase designs
Monday 4th May
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
Lesson for today: English monday.pdf
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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
Click on the Joe Wicks link and join him for the daily workout.
Friday 1st May
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
Here is your English for today: Friday English.pdf
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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
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
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 for today: Thursday English
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Here are the answers to yesterday's enthralling episode of 'The Beast Within' episode 3 part one.
Now for episode 3 part 2 the last instalment for this week's comprehension.
Click on the Joe Wicks link on the right hand side of the page.
Click onto the music unit mentioned in the Year 5 newsflash below. Remember to email us for your log in details.
Have a go at creating a family tree for the Gods of Olympus.
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:
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: firstname.lastname@example.org
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
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
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
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Here are the answers for yesterday's task
Now on to today's task...can't wait!
Click on the Joe Wicks link listed in yesterday's learning.
Tuesday 28th April
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
Here is your English task for today: Tuesday English
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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
Click on the link below for today's Maths task
Click on the link below for today's English task.
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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:
Friday 24th April
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
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
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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.
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.
Thursday 23rd April
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
How is everyone getting on with the English tasks?
Here is a lesson for today: Thurday English.pdf
Click on the Spelling Frame link and try test 40 in the Year 5/6 section
Our topic this term is Forces (May the Force with you!)
Watch these videos from BBC Bitesize about forces :
Here is a presentation to help you: Science forces lesson
Here is a task for you to try: Science worksheet
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
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 for today Wednesday English.pdf
Tuesday 21st April
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
Please continue with this English sequence, you can access the work for today here: Tuesday English.pdf
Monday 20th April
Please watch the video (adding decimals within 1) using the link below then try the maths activity here Monday maths.pdf
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
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.
Click on the Spelling Frame link and complete the practise test for spelling rule 40
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.
Friday 3rd April
Please watch today's math video - lesson 4 step 10- Equivalent F.D.P (fractions, decimals and percentages)
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.
Please complete today's English tasks which can be found here: Year 5 Day 5 English
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.
The answers to yesterday's guided reading can be found here : Comprehension-Volcanoes-Answers
You are all amazing in your own ways, think about what makes you special and try the activity sheet below.
Thursday 2nd April
Please watch today's math video - lesson 4 step 9 - Percentages as fractions and decimals
Then try the maths activity in the file list below.
Please also try the set activity on Mathletics.
Try today's English activity which is below.
Spelling - click on the Spelling Frame link and complete the practise test for rule 39.
Try today's comprehension on volcanoes listed with the documents below.
Click on the link below for yesterday's answers:
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:
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.
Then complete the task below in the file list
Extra challenge: Try page 70 of the Abacus Evolve maths textbook 3
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
Today's comprehension is about Sir Edmund Hilary
Why not have a go at this art task
(P.S. Happy April the 1st!)
Tuesday 31st March
Watch today's maths White Rose video - Lesson 2, step 7, then try the activity below
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.
Continue with the new English topic using the files below
Try the comprehension saved below. Answers to this will be posted tomorrow.
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!
Watch this White Rose explanation video about rounding decimals, then try the activity below
(Lesson 1- Step 6 video)
Extra challenge: Try pages 7-10 of your Abacas Evolve book 3
We are going to start a new English topic. See today's task in the files below
Click on the Spelling Frame link and, go Y5/6 words and complete the practice test for spelling rule 37.
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!
Friday 27th March
Following from the work on square numbers yesterday, today revise your knowledge on cubed numbers
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!
I would like you to write your own rap song (with actions), which teaches people how to wash their hands properly!
|Science Soluble or Insoluble .pdf||Download|
Watch this information video and read the notes, then have a go at completing the 'Soluble or Insoluble' activity above.
Don't forget, you can send us your work or pictures of your investigation: email@example.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