18th - 22nd January
Hello everyone, we hope you have all had a lovely weekend! It has been lovely to see so many faces on our zoom calls last week and we look forward to seeing you all again this week. We will attach a timetable below for you to see which days you will have zoom calls this week. If you have any questions about the home learning, then please email us on the email addresses below.
Year 5 - you only need to complete the Year 5 maths task.
Year 6 - you only need to complete the Year 6 maths task.
The maths challenge is an optional task for you to complete each day if you feel up to the challenge!
You all need to complete the Reading, English and foundation subject that will be set each day.
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Magpie & Nightingale timetable: week beginning 18.01.21
In this lesson, we will introduce new vocabulary, identify word pairs and synonyms and apply the vocabulary in sentences.
Answers for Thursday 21st January
Thursday 21st January
In this lesson, we will be starting with writing a complex sentence with a relative clause. Next, we will look at where we would be gathering evidence or information from if we were journalists writing our own newspaper reports. We will then learn how to take notes when gathering information. Lastly, we will practise how to use brackets in sentences.
Answers for Wednesday 20th January
In this lesson, you will recap on sentence types: compound, simple and complex. You will then recap on the definitions of the different word class categories. Following this, you will sort words into their word classes and lastly, identify word classes in different sentence types.
Year 6 Maths - Fractions to Decimals (2)
Today, you will be focussing on fractions to decimals by using division. You will need to remember how to use short division (the bus stop method) which you used in lessons the other week. If you are finding it difficult, complete page 1 of the worksheet only. If you want the extra challenge, complete the Year 6 Maths challenge after you have completed the worksheet.
Year 5 Maths - Divide 3-digits by 1-digit
Today, you will be continuing your work with dividing numbers by dividing a 3-digit number by a 1-digit number. Watch the video below before you complete the worksheet. If you are finding it difficult, complete page 1 of the worksheet only. If you want the extra challenge, complete the Year 5 Maths challenge after you have completed the worksheet.
In this lesson, you are going to explore percussion by using everyday objects and your body. Have fun!
In P.E this week, you will be doing a 'Joe Wicks' workout. Try and do this everyday if you can but make sure you do it at least twice. You can find different work-outs in the link below if you get bored of doing the same one. Good Luck and stay healthy!
Answers for Tuesday 19th January
Today you will be learning some spelling rules that will help you during this unit of journalistic writing. Watch the video in the link below, where each spelling rule will be explained and you will be given short tasks to complete. Take notes during the video, as this will help you to spell certain words throughout this unit. Good luck!
Answers for Monday 18th January
You are going to be starting a new writing unit today - Journalistic Writing. This will be based on Spiderman, which we know lots of you love! Each day, there will be a different feature of journalistic writing to focus on so at the end of the unit when you write your final piece, you have all the key features needed to write an amazing piece of writing. As always, don't throw any of your work away, keep it so you can refer back to it in other lessons. We hope you enjoy this writing unit!
Year 5 and 6 Maths
Your Maths work today is all on Google Classrooms. The daily video, worksheet and challenge will all be attached to your assignment. You all have your logins and passwords that we gave to you during the first week of home learning. Please make sure that you hand in your work so that we can check it and help give an explanation when you are stuck with a question. If you are having any problems logging into Google Classrooms, please email us and we can reset your password for you. Good luck and we look forward to seeing your answers!