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Home Learning

Year 5 Home Learning for 2nd April 2020

CGP English

Complete Autumn Term: Workout 9 found on pages 18 and 19.

 

CGP Mathematics

Complete Autumn Term: Workout 9 found on pages 18 and 19.

 

Times Tables Rockstars

This week, please complete Garage Games and do the training, focusing on the x3, x4 and x6 tables.

 

Mathletics

Please complete the addition and subtraction activities entitled ‘Decimal from Words to Number’. We will be able to log in and see how you are doing on this topic.

 

Bug Club

Select a book which has been allocated to you and answer the questions asked throughout the text by clicking on the bugs.

 

Oxford Owl

Read the ebook ‘Double Exposure’ and draw a photograph to represent your favourite part of the story.

 

Science

This activity should be completed between 30/03/20 to 03/04/20.

Given our focus on Earth and Space, research our solar system and create a fact file with your findings. This should include:

  • Information on each planet.
  • A diagram of each planet.
  • A graph to represent statistics relating to space.
  • An anagram or rhyme to help you memorise the order of the planets.

 

PE and movement breaks

Below are fantastic resources to encourage children to move throughout the day and remain healthy whilst learning at home.

Joe Wicks PE lessons

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K6r99N3kXME  

Go Noodle

www.Gonoodle.com

Yoga with stories

 https://www.youtube.com/user/CosmicKidsYoga

 

Daily home learning with White Rose Maths

White Rose Maths provides excellent learning resources which many of our teachers use within their daily lesson planning. Ask any teacher at Whitehall Junior School about White Rose Maths and they will tell you what great resources they produce!

During our school closure period, White Rose Maths have produced a daily maths activity; this involves a short video clip, a task and the answers (for parents!). Each activity has been planned with a specific year group in mind, so we would encourage you to give these a go with your children at home.

Visit https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/ and then select the year group your child is in. Having started this provision last week, you will find this week’s learning starts in ‘week 2’. There are five lessons per week, with the idea of doing one per day. There is no cost to access these brilliant lessons. As a school, we can’t encourage you enough to give them a go.

Since the resources were started last week, they have been accessed by over 500,000 parents and children – this number is rapidly growing as word spreads. Take a look and see what you think.

 

White Rose Maths – Home Learning Task

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/  Year 5, Week 2, Lesson 4.

 

 

 

CENTURY: English, Maths and Science Learning Resource

 

Please visit the following website https://app.century.tech/login/

 

Here you will need to enter the following Year 5 code: 3XVUK9 along with your child’s email address (If your child does not have an email address, we recommend setting one up).

 

The account is then created and your child can start learning straight away.  CENTURY will provide your child with a personalised learning path that is tailored to their skills and knowledge. 

THIRD SPACE LEARNING: This week's Mathematics Code Crackers Task

 

Engaging retrieval practice activities where you have to crack a code to find the punchline to a joke.  Good Luck!

Audible Stories

 

Stories help!  They entertain, they teach and they keep your young mind active, alert and engaged.  Click on the link below and instantly stream an incredible collection of stories.  All stories are free to stream on your desktop, laptop, phone or tablet.

 

Explore the collection, select a title and start listening.  It is that easy!

 

https://stories.audible.com/start-listen

Mr Jones completes Joe Wicks' morning workout!

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Above is a video highlighting that anyone can partake in the Joe Wicks morning workouts and we want to see pupils (and parents) getting involved as much as possible! When you participate, capture the moment and get your parents to email pictures to whitehalljun@whitehalljunior.org and you might find that we place your picture at the bottom of this home learning page. By emailing in, you provide permission for everyone to see what exercises you have been completing!

Speech and Language - Parent Portal

If your child has been receiving speech and language support through the NHS, please visit https://speechandlanguage.info/parents for lots of speech and language resources, advice and tips for parents working at home with their children who have SLCN.

Nessy 

For those children who have been accessing Nessy in school please do continue to log on to the Nessy site and carry on your learning. 10 - 15 minutes a day would be great! 

If you need help with logging in please email senco@whitehalljunior.org

 

Mindfulness

Courses to complete…

Link courses:  How to Manage the Worries and for How to Manage Big Feelings 

To access the courses enter the unique code at checkout / payment: WHITEHALLY4Y5

 

Let the Times Table Rockstar Weekly Battles commence!

Let the Times Table Rockstar Weekly Battles commence! 1
Let the Times Table Rockstar Weekly Battles commence! 2

Are you quicker than Erik McPhillimy-Lovelock?

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Well done to those children who competed in the Times Table Rockstar competition against Erik McPhillimy-Lovelock (Mr Jones) on Thursday 26th March. Your names appear at the end of the video.

Remember this is happening every day Monday-Friday at 12pm. Sign into TTTRS, click Mulitplayer, Arena, Whole school and enter into the Ziggodome stadium!

Home learning pictures

Home learning pictures 1 Miss Costa completing a Joe Wicks workout!
Picture 1 Mrs Keane and Ms Holley trying their best!
Picture 2 Mrs Keane and Ms Holley trying their best!
Picture 3 Mrs Keane and Ms Holley trying their best!
Picture 4 Mrs Keane and Ms Holley trying their best!
Picture 1 Mrs Upfield's yoga class remote in from home!
Picture 1 Children continue to work hard at school!
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Mansi completing a Joe Wicks workout!

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