Friday 18th December 2020

It’s the last day of term .. a little bit or work to start us off though …

Here are today’s tasks:

*English – Unit from The Oak National Academy.  Using the link here find Year 5 week beginning Monday 30th November.  Select Friday’s English lesson for Year 5.  It is called ‘ To write the appearance paragraph of a non chronological report’. Follow the instructions in the lesson to work through the teaching video and the related activity.

*Maths – today we are going to be looking at problem solving and looking specifically at position and direction. Take a look at the following Position and direction. .

*Reading – make sure that you are reading for at least 10 minutes per day.

*Times Table practice – log onto TTRockstars and spend at least 20 minutes improving your quick recall of times tables.

*PSHE – Unit from The Oak National Academy.  Using the link , find Year 5 week beginning Monday 30th November.  Select Friday’s PSHE lesson for Year 5.  It is called ‘Rules Rule’.  Follow the instructions in the lesson to work through the teaching video and the related activity. In this lesson you will learn Children will learn how to reduce the risk of fires in their homes by identifying hazards and rectifying them.

Record your work in the book sent home from school.  Please send copies/photos of your work to the admin email address.

Then have some fun ..Merry Christmas everyone!

Mrs Henney

Owl Class Home Learning – Thursday 17th December 2020

Good morning.  Here are today’s tasks:

*English – Unit from The Oak National Academy.  Using the link, find Year 5 week beginning Monday 30th November.  Select Thursday’s English lesson ‘To write the opening paragraph of a non-chronological report’ for Year 5. Follow the instructions in the lesson to work through the teaching video and the related activity.

*Maths – today we are looking at Dividing Fractions by integers.  Take a look at the following PowerPoint and Worksheet. Before having a go at the worksheets (choose either developing, expected or greater depth).  Mark using the attached answer sheet. I’d suggest having a go at the Varied Frequency worksheet before the Reasoning and Problem Solving.

*Reading – make sure that you are reading for at least 10 minutes per day.

*Times Table practice – log onto TTRockstars and spend at least 20 minutes improving your quick recall of times tables.

*Music – Unit from The Oak National Academy.  Using the link, find Year 5 week beginning Monday30th November.  Select Wednesday’s Music lesson for Year 5.  It is called ‘To compose call and response patterns’. Follow the instructions in the lesson to work through the teaching video and the related activity.

You could also test yourself on your spellings!

Record your work in the book sent home from school.  Please send copies/photos of your work to the admin email address.

Have a good day,

Mrs Henney

Owl Class Home Learning – Friday 11th December 2020

Good morning.  Here are today’s tasks:

*English – Unit from The Oak National Academy.  Using the link here, find Year 5 week beginning Monday 23rd November.  Select Friday’s English lesson for Year 5.  It is called ‘ To develop a rich understanding of words associated with eating’. Follow the instructions in the lesson to work through the teaching video and the related activity.

*Maths – today we are continuing our work on Fractions and looking specifically at Multiplying Fractions by Fractions.  Take a look at the following PowerPoint and Worksheets . Before having a go at the worksheets (choose either developing, expected or greater depth) work through the PowerPoint – perhaps challenge yourself today or if it feels more helpful revise your work from yesterday .  Mark using the attached answer sheet. I’d suggest having a go at the Varied Frequency worksheet before the Reasoning and Problem Solving.

*Reading – make sure that you are reading for at least 10 minutes per day.

*Times Table practice – log onto TTRockstars and spend at least 20 minutes improving your quick recall of times tables.

*PSHE – Unit from The Oak National Academy.  Using the link , find Year 5 week beginning Monday 23rd November.  Select Friday’s PSHE lesson for Year 5.  It is called ‘Fireproof’.  Follow the instructions in the lesson to work through the teaching video and the related activity. In this lesson you will learn Children will learn how to reduce the risk of fires in their homes by identifying hazards and rectifying them.

Record your work in the book sent home from school.  Please send copies/photos of your work to the admin email address.

Have a good day,

Mrs Henney

Owl Class Homework – Week commencing 10th December 2020

This week please continue to learn your words in preparation for our Christingle Celebration next week; it sounded wonderful during our rehearsal this afternoon!

Remember our Christingle celebration will be held in school on 17th December and there are lots of songs for you learn for this. Continue to watch the YouTube videos below to help you learn these traditional Christmas carols that we  will be singing at our Christingle.

We would love for parents and families to join in too so please enjoy these together!

Little donkey – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nQsK44zAN_s

Away in a manger – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q-VAke_WpwM

Hark the herald angels sing – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pyXucFzLXwA

O Little town of Bethlehem – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DmSxlavvAek&vl=en

Silent Night – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nmioEzAZCVc

We wish you a merry Christmas – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C41q5YLnF10

In the bleak midwinter – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nOEYVN6Qj6w

Owl Class Home Learning – Thursday 10th December

Good morning.  Here are today’s tasks:

*English – Unit from The Oak National Academy.  Using the link, find Year 5 week beginning Monday 23rd November.  Select Thursday’s English lesson for Year 5. Follow the instructions in the lesson to work through the teaching video and the related activity.

*Maths – today we are looking at Y5 Subtracting Fractions.  Take a look at the following Power Point and Worksheets. Before having a go at the worksheets (choose either developing, expected or greater depth).  Mark using the attached answer sheet. I’d suggest having a go at the Varied Frequency worksheet before the Reasoning and Problem Solving.

*Reading – make sure that you are reading for at least 10 minutes per day.

*Times Table practice – log onto TTRockstars and spend at least 20 minutes improving your quick recall of times tables.

*Music – Unit from The Oak National Academy.  Using the link, find Year 5 week beginning Monday 23rd November.  Select Wednesday’s Music lesson for Year 5.  It is called ‘To understand the role of percussion in programmatic music’. Follow the instructions in the lesson to work through the teaching video and the related activity.

You could also test yourself on your spellings!

Record your work in the book sent home from school.  Please send copies/photos of your work to the admin email address.

Have a good day,

Mrs Henney

Owl Class Home Learning – Friday 4th December

Good morning.  Here are today’s tasks:

*English – Unit from The Oak National Academy.  Using the link below, find Year 5 week beginning Monday 16th November.  Select Friday’s English lesson for Year 5.  It is called ‘To write my own recipe poem’.  Follow the instructions in the lesson to work through the teaching video and the related activity.

https://classroom.thenational.academy/schedule-by-year/year-5

*Maths – today we are continuing our work on adding mixed fractions form yesterday.  Take another look at the following Power point and Worksheets Before having a go at the worksheets (choose either developing, expected or greater depth) work through the PowerPoint – perhaps challenge yourself today or if it feels more helpful revise your work from yesterday .  Mark using the attached answer sheet. I’d suggest having a go at the Varied Frequency worksheet before the Reasoning and Problem Solving.

*Reading – make sure that you are reading for at least 10 minutes per day.

*Times Table practice – log onto TTRockstars and spend at least 20 minutes improving your quick recall of times tables.

*PSHE – Unit from The Oak National Academy.  Using the link, find Year 5 week beginning Monday 16th November.  Select Friday’s PSHE lesson for Year 5.  It is called ‘King of the Road’.  Follow the instructions in the lesson to work through the teaching video and the related activity. In this lesson you will learn how to keep safe whilst out on a bike – useful following our recent Bike Ability training for those Year 6’s amongst us!

Record your work in the book sent home from school.  Please send copies/photos of your work to the admin email address.

Have a good day,

Mrs Henney

Owl Class Homework – Week commencing 3rd December 2020

My goodness Owls – I can not believe I am setting December Homework already!

This week we have  a lot of learning of words to do in preparation for our Christingle Celebration and therefore I would like to make this a focus for this week’s Homework. We are going to film the performance and put it on the school website soon, as detailed in the letter on ParentMail you had from Mrs Ball last week.

In addition we are hoping to hold a Christingle celebration in school on 17th December and there are lots of songs for you to children to learn for this. Please watch the YouTube videos below to help you learn these traditional Christmas carols that we  will be singing at our Christingle.

We would love for parents and families to join in too so please enjoy these together!

Little donkey – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nQsK44zAN_s

Away in a manger – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q-VAke_WpwM

Hark the herald angels sing – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pyXucFzLXwA

O Little town of Bethlehem – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DmSxlavvAek&vl=en

Silent Night – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nmioEzAZCVc

We wish you a merry Christmas – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C41q5YLnF10

In the bleak midwinter – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nOEYVN6Qj6w