Year 5 Previous Online Learning

SPRING 2 WEEK 1 - Week beginning 22nd February

Reading

This week you will be working on a text called Mirror by Jeannie Baker. Click on the links below, watch the videos and do the tasks.

Monday 22nd February

In this lesson we will explore the front cover of the book 'Mirror' by Jeannie Baker and use this to make inferences. We will learn about the author and the context of the story.

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-introduce-the-text-and-author-6ww32e?activity=video&step=1

Tuesday 23rd February

In this lesson we will infer from images in the text. We will make comparisons between the Moroccan and Australian families and their morning routine.

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-infer-from-images-and-make-comparisons-70tp4d?activity=video&step=1

Wednesday 24th February

In this lesson we will explore images of the families' journeys through the landscapes of Australia and Morocco. We will draw comparisons between the two countries and make predictions as to where the characters are going.

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-use-images-to-make-comparisons-and-predictions-75gp6c?activity=video&step=1

Thursday 25th February

In this lesson we will explore the images and compare the shopping experience in Morocco and Australia. We will use the images to identify similarities, differences and links between the stories.

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-use-images-to-make-comparisons-and-links-between-the-two-stories-6gu3et

Friday 26 February

In this lesson we will explore the images to make comparisons between the families' evening routines. We will consider the themes, messages and what we can learn from the story.

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-identify-the-themes-and-messages-of-the-story-75h3cc?activity=video&step=1

Mr Bashford's Reading Group

This week you will be reading the text 'The Suitcase Kid by Jacqueline Wilson. Please click on the links below, watch the videos and do any tasks that you are asked to do.

Monday 22nd February

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-engage-with-a-text-64vk4c

Tuesday 23rd February

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-answer-retrieval-questions-60u30r

Wednesday 24th February

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-answer-inference-questions-c5hpct

Thursday 25th February

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-analyse-language-69hk0c?activity=video&step=1

Friday 26th February

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-analyse-a-characters-emotions-61j6ad?activity=video&step=1

This week, we will be learning about persuasive writing. 

Monday 22nd February

In today's lesson, we will be learning all about what it means to persuade someone and will look closely at the features of a persuasive letter. Follow the flipchart and complete the activities. 

Main activity - Letter 

Click the link below to watch the video used in the flipchart.

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-understand-the-features-of-a-persuasive-letter-74tk4d

 

Tuesday 23rd February

In this lesson, we will look closely at the spelling patterns that can help us decide between the two suffixes, -ent and -ant, and we will look at how words are connected by spellings and meaning, using word maps. Follow the flipchart and complete the activities. 

Click the link below to watch the video used in the flipchart. 

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-further-investigate-suffixes-ant-and-ent-c5jk4e

Spellings

 

Wednesday 24th February

In this grammar lesson, we will be focusing on pronouns and the role they play in our writing. Follow the flipchart and complete the activities.

Click the link below to watch the video used in the flipchart.

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-explore-pronouns-75h38c

Thursday 25th February

In this lesson, we will begin to prepare to write our persuasive letter by generating points to use in our argument. Follow the flipchart and complete the activities. 

Click the link below to watch the video used in the flipchart.

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-generate-points-to-use-in-our-persuasive-letter-6muk2d

 

EMAIL your work from today to year5@lakeyln.bham.sch.uk or to your class teacher on Purple Mash. It is important that we see how you have got on with the lesson today as the points you have thought of today, you will be using next week in your letter.

Friday 26th February

In this lesson, we will introduce new vocabulary, identify word pairs and synonyms and apply the vocabulary in sentences. Follow the flipchart and complete the activities. 

Click the link below to watch the video used in the flipchart.

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-develop-a-rich-understanding-of-words-associated-with-feeling-surprised-65jp2t

 

Maths

This week, we will be learning about fractions. We will cover unit and non-unit fractions, what a fraction is and equivalent fractions. At the end of the week, there will be a Purple Mash quiz.

Please read the instructions on the flipchart carefully!

For some lessons more than one video is used and it is important you  are watching the correct video at the right point in the lesson.

Monday 22nd February

Today we will be consolidating our understanding of unit and non-unit fractions and what a fraction is. Follow the flipchart and complete the activities. 

Please watch the unit and non-unit fractions video FIRST

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-4/spring-week-5-number-fractions/

Next watch what is a fraction video

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-4/spring-week-5-number-fractions/

Tuesday 23rd February

Today we will be revising tenths, counting in tenths and learning about the relationship between tenths and hundredths. Follow the flipchart and complete the activities. 

Please watch the tenths video first. 

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-4/spring-week-5-number-fractions/

Then, watch the counting in tenths video.

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-4/spring-week-5-number-fractions/

Finally, watch the video about tenths and hundredths

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WKvNKiYYFy4

Wednesday 24th February

In our lesson today, we will be learning what equivalent fractions are and using different strategies to identify equivalent fractions. Follow the flipchart and complete the activities. 

This is the link to the first video used in the flipchart

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-4/spring-week-5-number-fractions/

This is the link to the second video used in the flipchart.

 https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/spring-week-3-number-multiplication-and-division-2/

 

Thursday 25th February

Today we will be identifying equivalent fractions using a formal written method. Follow the flipchart and complete the activities.

The link to the video used in the flipchart is below. 

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-4/spring-week-6-number-fractions/

Friday 26th February

Log in to Purple Mash and complete the quiz. It can be found in the 2Dos section and is called 2Dos: Fractions Friday 26th February.