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Home Learning

Date Set: 18th June 2021

Date Due: 25th June 2021

 

 

                        MATHS        

ENGLISH

TOPIC

 

 

 

 

 

What is my Home Learning task?

How long should it take me?

Where will it fit into my learning at school?

Consolidation

Translation

 

Please put your skills to the test by challenging yourself with this translation activity.

 

If you require a quick recap of the skills needed, please watch this tutorial.

 

30 mins

 

 

 

 

 

 

An extra bit of work on translation will really help embed the knowledge.

Consolidation

Independent Application

 

We will be writing our portal story next week. Can you think about the path your story will take? Think about characters, object and setting. Make sure they all link together. Why not create 3 different ideas and then pick your favourite one.

 

Also, we have been working really hard on using personification in our writing. Can you think of some more example to share in class?

20 mins

This ideas will really help you during your independent application.   

Consolidation

VIPERS

 

Please have a look at this great VIPERS activity based around robots from famous films. Document stored in the English folder.

40 mins

As part of our VIPERS lessons.

Preparation

Science

 

Can you research how a periscope works and the science behind it? We will be building one in class this term.

30 mins

This links with our learning about light.

Date Set: Friday 11th June 2021

Date Due: Friday 18th June 2021

 

 

                        MATHS        

ENGLISH

TOPIC

 

 

 

 

 

What is my Home Learning task?

How long should it take me?

Where will it fit into my learning at school?

Consolidation

Maths

 

Recap your understanding from Friday by undertaking this activity on first quadrant co-ordinates.

 

Then learn about translation by completing this power point and questions.

 

Activity on translation is found here.

 

 

Up to 30 mins

 

 

 

 

 

 

This will really help with our maths next week.

Consolidation

English

 

Please think about how you may innovate the model text. What historical object will you character find? What period of history will your character be taken back to?

 

Finally, can you think of some personification which you can incorporate into your story?

20 mins

We will be innovating our story next week.

Spelling

Practise Week 2 Spellings

Up to 30 mins

Test on Friday

Preparation

Anglo Saxons

 

Research what the word ‘pagan’ means and how it relates to Anglo Saxon Britain.

 

 

 

30 mins

This links with our History topic

Date set: Friday 21st May

Date due: Friday 28th May

 

 

 

                        MATHS        

ENGLISH

TOPIC

 

 

 

 

 

What is my Home Learning task?

How long should it take me?

Where will it fit into my learning at school?

Consolidation

Times tables

Log onto TTRS and practise your times tables.

Or

Hit the Button

Practise your times tables and division facts on Hit the Button.

Up to 20 mins

 

 

 

 

 

We work really hard on improving our times tables in class every week.

Reflection

Next week we are going to be looking at reflection. Please watch the CSK video here and then play the game.

 

30 mins

 

 

This will help you next week.

Consolidation

Warning Tale

 

This week, you have worked really hard to finish your Guided Write. Take the chance to plan your Independent Write by thinking about your setting/warning and characters.

 

Can you think of a really nice bit of personification to fit into your story?

 

20 mins

 

We will be writing our warning tale next week.

Reading Planet

Please log in to Reading Planet to find your latest book.

Up to 3 times a week.

Reading is great for your imagination.

Preparation

Science

 

This week we have been concentrating on classification. Can you have a go at creating your own classification tree at home using different animals? There is a slide of animals in the Home Learning section of the website.

 

 

45 mins

Classification is a fun way to learn about different animals.

Date Set: 14th May 2021

Date Due: 21st May 2021

 

 

                        MATHS        

ENGLISH

TOPIC

 

 

 

 

 

What is my Home Learning task?

How long should it take me?

Where will it fit into my learning at school?

Consolidation

Measuring angles in degrees

 

Please login to Classroom Secrets kids to attempt the measuring angles maths game.

 

If you found the less on Friday difficult, then recap the skills in this tutorial.

15 mins

 

 

 

 

 

Next week we will continue to learn about angles.

Preparation

Innovation

 

Next week, we will be innovating the model text in our Guided Write. Please spend some time thinking about your warning tale. Specifically:

 

  • the warning;
  • the setting;
  • the main characters and
  • what will go wrong.

15 mins

This will help for you Independent Write.  

Consolidation

VIPERS

 

On Friday we read a diary entry called Crash.

 

Please answer these additional questions.

 

  • What evidence is there that the author lost track of time?
  • Why was Kenzie finding it difficult?
  • Why are they in trouble?

 

20 mins

Building our VIPERS information.

Preparation

Science

 

In science next week we will be looking at classification. Please watch this BBC video and answer the quiz.

30 mins

This half term we are learning about classification.

Date Set: 7th May 2021

Date Due: 14th May 2021

 

 

                        MATHS        

ENGLISH

TOPIC

 

 

 

 

 

What is my Home Learning task?

How long should it take me?

Where will it fit into my learning at school?

Preparation               Consolidation

Please practice answering the following calculations.

 

0.45 + ? = 1

0.67 + 0.24 =

1.12 + 2.35 =

0.78 + 0.2 =

0.52 + 0.03 =

2 + 3.52 =

Up to 20 mins

 

 

 

 

 

This is a key skill which you will need next year.

Please log on to Classroom Secrets Kids and have a go at the slides and challenges assigned relating to dividing and multiplying numbers by 10, 100 and 1,000.

30 mins

 

 

This will help you next week with your learning.

Consolidation

Suspense

 

We will soon be entering the world of suspense writing. Can you create a toolkit for what creates suspense in writing and have a go at writing a short story which creates suspense (250 words).

40 mins

Can you create an exciting short story? What are you trying to make the reader feel?

Spelling

Practice you Week 4 Spelling.

Up to 30 mins

You will find the words in the spelling section of the website.

Reading Planet

Log onto your Reading Planet account to continue to read.

Up to 3 times a week.

New books have been assigned.

Date Set: Friday 30th April 2021

Date Due: Friday 7th May 2021

 

 

                        MATHS        

ENGLISH

TOPIC

 

 

 

 

 

What is my Home Learning task?

How long should it take me?

Where will it fit into my learning at school?

Consolidation

Adding and Subtracting Decimals

 

Please consolidate your learning by logging on to Classroom Secrets Kids and completing the slides and games.

15 mins

 

 

 

 

 

This week we have been working on fractions.

Preparation

Sequencing Decimals

 

Please prepare for next week’s learning by logging on to Classroom Secrets Kids and completing the set challenges.

 

15 mins

 

 

This will help with our work in maths this next week!

Preparation

Independent Application

 

Please get ready for the independent application of our English. On Friday, we completed our Guided Write so please confuse on your ideas.

 

Your machine must have at least 2 clear features which should have rhetorical questions linked to them.

 

For example, Rex will help you collect your newspaper, so the rhetorical questions is….. ‘Do you hate getting your papers on a wet day?’

 

Finally, please write three sentences using a colon to separate the clauses.

30 mins

Please bring your ideas into school.

Consolidation

Reading Planet

 

Please log on to Reading Planet to find the latest amazing book.

 

 

 

 

 

 

5 times per week

Please answer the questions on Reading Planet

Date Set: Friday 23rd April 2021

Date Due: Friday 30th April 2021

 

 

                        MATHS        

ENGLISH

TOPIC

 

 

 

 

 

What is my Home Learning task?

How long should it take me?

Where will it fit into my learning at school?

Consolidation

Hit the Button

Please practice your times tables and division skills on Hit the Button.

Up to 20 mins

 

 

 

 

 

We work really hard on improving our times tables in class every week.

Practice your decimals

Log onto Classroom Secrets Kids and have a go at the decimals activities and challenges which have been assigned.

 

There is two relating to subtracting decimals and one on addition.

30 mins

 

 

This will help you to recap all the decimals work we have been doing.

Consolidation

Learning the Model Text

 

Within resources you will find the model text. Please take a few minutes to learn the text.

 

20 mins

Learning the structure will be very beneficial next week.

Spelling

Please concentrate on your week 2 spellings.

 

Up to 30 mins

Spelling Test on Friday

Reading Planet

Please log on to Reading Planet. You will find you have been allocated an awesome new book.  

Up to 3 times a week.

Reading regularly will have a really positive impact on your writing…. And its fun!

Preparation

Ancient Egyptians

 

Can you design and make a tomb of an Egyptian Pharaoh?

 

 

 

 

 

45 mins

Our topic this half term is the ancient Egyptians.

Date set: Thursday 1st April

Date due: Friday 23rd April

 

 

 

                        MATHS        

ENGLISH

TOPIC

 

 

 

 

 

What is my Home Learning task?

How long should it take me?

Where will it fit into my learning at school?

Consolidation

Times tables

Log onto TTRS and practise your times tables.

Or

Hit the Button

Practise your times tables and division facts on Hit the Button.

Up to 20 mins

 

 

 

 

 

We work really hard on improving our times tables in class every week.

Practise your Fractions

Log onto Classroom Secrets Kids and have a go at the decimals activities.

1) Finding equivalent fractions, decimals and percentages

2) Compare and order fractions game

 

30 mins

 

 

This will help you to recap all the decimals work we have been doing.

Consolidation

Subordinating Conjunctions

Can you add a subordinate clause to these independent clauses?

 

  1. I’d like to go to the park.
  2. I’d like to eat my lunch.
  3. We will buy some new shoes.

 

You might want to use this subordinating conjunctions mat to support you. 

 

Also, please create three relative clauses using the relative pronoun ‘who’.

 

Report Writing

 

You have just learnt so many new skills about report writing. Can you put them to the test by writing a report about something you are interested in?

20 mins

We have worked on subordinating conjunctions and relative clauses during our most recent guided write.

Reading Planet

Over the holidays, log onto your Reading Planet account to continue to read.

 

PS. It’s all about our history topic!

Up to 3 times a week.

We will be giving out new books after the holidays.

Preparation

Ancient Egyptians

Next half term, we will be learning about the Ancient Egyptians.

What would you like to know? Write 3 questions you would like to answer as part of our unit of work.

 

If you have time, can you find out how the pyramids where made and what the process of mummification really is!

 

 

 

30 mins

We will be learning all about Ancient Egypt when you return to school after Easter.

Date set: Friday 26th March

Date due: Thursday 1st April

 

 

                        MATHS        

ENGLISH

TOPIC

 

 

 

 

 

What is my Home Learning task?

How long should it take me?

Where will it fit into my learning at school?

Consolidation

Multiplication

 

Play the Times Square game with someone at home. Can you create your own version?

10 mins

 

 

 

 

 

This is an area of arithmetic we need to work on

Consolidation

English

 

Next week we will be writing our own report about a mythical creature. Make a note of your creature and the three different topics you are going to write about (it doesn’t have to be appearance, hunting and weapons).

20 mins

Can you get prepped ahead of our independent write?  

Consolidation

VIPERS

 

Can you solve the puzzle of Tutankhamun with this reading comprehension?

20 mins

As part of our VIPERS lessons we have worked on Retrieval questions.

Preparation

PSHE

Having been a part of the interview with Eva Schloss. Why is it important that we still remember Anne Frank’s story?

10 mins

It ties in with our PSHCE.

Date set: Friday 19th March

Date due: Friday 26th March

 

 

                        MATHS        

ENGLISH

TOPIC

 

 

 

 

 

What is my Home Learning task?

How long should it take me?

Where will it fit into my learning at school?

Consolidation

Thousandths as a decimals

Log onto Classroom Secrets Kids and play this game.

 

10 mins

 

 

 

 

 

This week we have been working on decimals.

Preparation

Rounding decimals and understanding percentages

Log onto Classroom Secrets Kids and watch the two videos.

 

Rounding decimals

 

Percentages

15 mins

 

 

This will help with our work in maths this next week!

Consolidation

Learning the Model Text

Use the model text from in the resources file to help you learn it from memory.

 

25 mins

We have been creating text maps learning in class.

Consolidation

VIPERS

Look in the English resources to find the reading activity linked to ancient Egypt. Can you answer the questions?

30 mins

This fits in with our VIPERS lesson next week.

Consolidation

Science

 

Can you create a poster to help Year 4 understand what thermal conductors and thermal insulators are? Can you draw some examples?

 

40 mins

Can you remember our recent science experiment?

Date set: Friday 11th December  

Date due: Friday 18th December

 

 

                        MATHS        

ENGLISH

 

 

 

 

 

What is my Home Learning task?

How long should it take me?

Where will it fit into my learning at school?

Consolidation

Area of rectangles

We spent some time this week learning about the formulae for calculating the area of rectangles.

Can you answer the questions on CSK to get ahead for next week?

15 mins

 

 

 

 

 

This week, we have discussed how to calculate area.

Preparation

Area of compound shapes

 

Having mastered calculating the are of rectangles, we move on to compound shapes. Watch the tutorial and answer the questions on CSK.

10 mins

 

 

Next week, we will be looking at the area on compound shapes.

Consolidation

CSK

Watch the tutorial on parenthesis and play the game.

 

 

15 mins

 

 

 

We will be looking at parenthesis next week. This will be a massive help.

Date Set: 4.12.20

Date Due: 11.12.20

 

 

                        MATHS        

ENGLISH

 

 

 

 

 

What is my Home Learning task?

How long should it take me?

Where will it fit into my learning at school?

Consolidation

Put your skills to the test. On CSK I have set you an arithmetic test to get the grey matter working.

15 mins

 

 

 

 

 

Fractions are coming up soon and we need to sharpen our skills.

Preparation

We are heading in to the world of perimeter and area. Watch the tutorial on CSK and answer the questions.

10 mins

 

 

Get ahead and see what we will be studying next week.

Consolidation

A few of you have told me how much you enjoyed the myths and legends work we did earlier in the year. Watch the tutorial on CSK and answer the comprehension questions.

 

15 mins

 

 

 

We are always trying to improve our comprehension scores.

This will be really great practice.

Date Set: Friday 27th November

Date Due: Friday 4th December

 

 

                        MATHS        

ENGLISH

 

 

 

 

 

What is my Home Learning task?

How long should it take me?

Where will it fit into my learning at school?

Preparation

Square and cube – Have a go at the activities I have assigned you on Classroom Secret Kids!

20 mins

 

 

Factors – check

Prime numbers – check

 

Next stop, square and cubed numbers

Preparation

Learning our ‘Finding Tale’ is crucial for next week. Find the photographs of the story map in resources.

20 mins

We will be learning our

Date Set: Friday 20th November 2020

Date Due: Friday 27th November 2020

 

 

                        MATHS        

ENGLISH

 

 

 

 

 

What is my Home Learning task?

How long should it take me?

Where will it fit into my learning at school?

Consolidation

Times Tables

As we have chatted about in class, this is the time to really consolidate our fluency skills. What can you score in Sound Check on TT Rockstars?

15 mins

 

 

 

 

 

Knowing our times tables will be really important this year. Let’s spend some time on it this week at home.

Preparation

Factors

Next week in maths we will be progressing on to factors. Watch the tutorial video in CSK and attempt the questions.

15 mins

 

 

You were great with multiples. Have a god at factors.

Consolidation

Speech

 

Being able to punctuate direct speech is crucial. Practice your skills by creating a conversation between Varjak and Cludge.

 

 

15 mins

 

 

 

Learning to write speech effectively is a great skills. Use your understanding of how to punctuate it correctly to create a great piece of writing.  

 

 

Date set: 13.11.20

Date due: 20.11.20

 

 

                        MATHS        

ENGLISH

 

 

 

 

 

What is my Home Learning task?

How long should it take me?

Where will it fit into my learning at school?

Consolidation

Timetables

Have a look on CSK for the timetables game to test your knowledge!

10 mins

 

 

 

 

 

Timetables – you smashed it on Friday! Keep it up!

Preparation

2 way timetables

Login to CSK to look at lesson slide and take a quiz.

It’s a great way to get ahead!

15 mins

 

 

So you’ve sorted timetables. Now, let’s make it a little trickier by getting ahead of next week’s learning.

Consolidation

Reading

 Have a little think about your independent write and what

you might include in your recount.

 

 

10 mins

 

 

 

Getting your plan set in your head will really help next week.

Preparation

We are going to be moving on to summarizing – a really important skill!

Can you summarise you favourite book into a paragraph? It’s trickier than it sounds!

20 mins

It is really tricky to summarize a text.

Date set: Friday 6th November  

Date due: Friday 13th November

 

 

                        MATHS        

ENGLISH

 

 

 

 

 

What is my Home Learning task?

How long should it take me?

Where will it fit into my learning at school?

Consolidation

Problem Solving

 

There are lots of multi-step reasoning an problem solving activities I’d like you to have a go at on Classroom Secrets Kids

15 mins

 

 

 

 

 

It’s all about problem solving!

 

Put yours skills to the test.

Preparation

Statistics

 

Want to get ahead? Check out all the resources about line graphs on CSK.

10 mins

 

 

I love statistics.

 

Hopefully you will too after we cover them next week.

Consolidation

Relative Clauses

 

Check out the video and matching game on CSK.

 

 

15 mins

 

 

 

In Year 5, we really want to create pieces of writing that people want to read. Using relative clauses is a great place to start.  

Preparation

Read the complete version of Dragon Defeated in Resources and make a list of vocabulary that you find tricky. Then look up the definitions so that we can add them to our Magpie Books in class.

10 mins

We will be imitating our piece of writing next week. So getting our vocab sorted is a MUST!

Date set: Friday 23rd October  

Date due: Friday 6th November

 

 

                        MATHS        

ENGLISH

 

 

 

 

 

What is my Home Learning task?

How long should it take me?

Where will it fit into my learning at school?

Consolidation

Subtraction – Take a look at the subtraction activities I have assigned you on Classroom Secret Kids!

15 mins

 

 

 

 

 

Get that subtraction practice in over half term. We missed some time consolidating this, so make up for it now!

Preparation

Inverse Operations – Log into Classroom Secrets Kids and get ahead with the activities on inverse operations.

15 mins

 

 

We will be looking at inverse operations when we come back.

Consolidation

Reading – Log into Classroom Secrets Kids to find a non-fiction comprehension activity.

 

 

20 mins

 

 

 

Put your VIPERS skills to the test.

Preparation

Watch the video on Classroom Secrets kids that is all about inference.

15 mins

We will continue to hone our inference kills after half term – this will help

Date Set: 16.10.20

Date Due: 23.10.20

 

 

                        MATHS        

ENGLISH

TOPIC

 

 

 

 

 

What is my Home Learning task?

How long should it take me?

Where will it fit into my learning at school?

Consolidation

TT Rockstars

 

How many can you get out of 25 on a sound check?

 

10 mins

We need to know out times tables when we come to learning fractions.

Preparation

Can you write a guide for how you add together two 5 digit numbers?

 

2,547 + 5,384

5 mins

We will be solving addition problems.

Consolidation

Watch this video on ‘Black History Month’ and summarise in a paragraph.

 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/class-clips-video/true-stories-harriet-tubman/zbh8mfr

 

 

 

 

15 mins

Can you use the Vipers skill summarise.

Preparation

Can you write 3 relative clauses using the relative pronoun ‘which’?

 

5 mins

We will be increasing our knowledge of relative clauses.

Date Set: 25.9.20

Date Due: 2.10.20

 

 

                        MATHS        

ENGLISH

TOPIC

 

 

 

 

 

What is my Home Learning task?

How long should it take me?

Where will it fit into my learning at school?

Consolidation

Please see resources document

5 mins

This week we have been working on our understanding of powers of 10.

 

Preparation

Please see resources document

 

Can you write instructions and teach someone in your house how to add 4-digit numbers together?

5 mins

Next week, we will be solving problems involving addition and subtraction.

Consolidation

This week we have been consolidating our understanding of fronted adverbials.

 

Can you write a list of 5 fronted adverbials for TIME, PLACE and MANNER.

 

Please then make these into sentences about your mythical creature/animal.

 

5 mins

We have learnt how to use fronted adverbials.

Preparation

Can you research what a ‘relative clause’ is and why we use them?

 

Please use a relative clause in a sentence to describe your mythical creature.

 

10 mins

Next week, we will be learning about relative clauses.

Date set: 18.9.20

Date due: 25.9.20

 

 

                        MATHS        

ENGLISH

TOPIC

 

 

 

 

 

What is my Home Learning task?

How long should it take me?

Where will it fit into my learning at school?

Consolidation

Can you round the number below to the nearest 100, 1,000 and 10,000.

 

24,728

 

Roman Numerals: DLVI =          

5 mins

This week, we have been rounding numbers in maths.

Preparation

Can you draw a number line to represent the different between the two numbers below?

 

-16      and     12

 

Can you think of real life examples of when we use negative numbers?

5 mins

Next week, we will be calculating the different between negative and positive numbers.

Consolidation

Learn the story map of ‘The Cobbler and the Dragon’.

 

 

 

 

5 mins

This week, we have been learning the story of ‘The Cobbler and the Dragon’.

Preparation

We are going to be writing our own ‘defeating the monster’ story.

 

In our story there is a dragon in a lair. Can you think of 3 different monsters/beasts and their settings?

 

Example: Wolf and forest

 

10 mins

Last week we learnt the story of ‘The Cobbler and the Dragon’. This week we will begin to innovate the story in order to create our own.

 

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