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Year 5: W/c 15.6.20

Work for Year 5 Pupils for week commencing 15.06.20

Dear Year 5 Pupils,
We hope you are safe and well at home. Well done for continuing with your home learning- we hope you are still finding the narrated video lessons useful. Please find below your learning activities for this week. We have a new email account set up specifically for Year 5 pupil queries so if you have any feedback or questions, please email Year5@elps.co.uk and we will get back to you.

Happy learning and keep safe.

From Ms. Duong and the Year 5 Team.

Here are the details for your lessons this week.

Maths

English

History
Geography
Science
Music

Art
PE

Click here to download all of the lessons.
Click here to download the ANSWERS for all the lessons. 

MATHS

This week, we are revising our understanding of fractions! Can you remember what 'common denominators' are? Do you know what an 'interger' is? What is the rule when adding or subtracting fractions? We will be looking back the the Year 5 Fraction learning objectives to make sure that we are confident in our understanding of Fractions. 

Lesson 1
LI: convert mixed and improper fractions & Identify equivalent fractions.
Click here to watch the lesson.
Click here to download the lesson PPT.
Click here for the answers to check your work.

Lesson 2
LI: Add and subtract fractions.
Click here to watch the lesson.
Click here to download the lesson PPT.
Click here for the answers to check your work.

Lesson 3
LI: Multiply fractions and mixed numbers by whole numbers.
Click here to watch the lesson.
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Click here for the answers to check your work.

Lesson 4
LI: solve fraction problems.
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Click here for the answers to check your work.

Friday Challenge
Have a go at the Weekly Times Tables test. Can you get 100% this week?
Check your answers here.
Have a go at the weekly Friday Maths challenge on BBC Bitesize

READING

Spend some time everyday silent reading or reading aloud to someone in your house.  
Find out what is happening around the world - read the latest edition of First News newspaper. Read Current affairs magazine 'The Week Junior'.

ENGLISH

Lesson 1
L.I. To understand the plot in chapter 8.
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Lesson 2
LI: To understand the plot – chapter 10.
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Lesson 3
LI: Use ‘show, don’t tell’ technique when writing.
Improve the level of your creative writing with this lesson on writing "Show not tell language" here.
​Click here to watch the lesson.
Click here to download the lesson PPT.

Lesson 4
LI:
write recounts from different points of view.
We explore the short film Monkey Symphony where you will develop a few short recounts from different characters' point-of-view.
Click here to watch the lesson. 
Click here to download the lesson PPT.

Lesson 5
Click here to explore and learn how to use Modal Verbs.  

OTHER SUBJECTS

History
Please look back and review the last three History lessons on World War One and then play the History Kahoot Quiz.

Geography
Please look back and review the recent Geography lessons on Asia and South American and then play the Geography Kahoot Quiz.

Music
Starting this week we will be taking a journey across the world to listen and discover different kinds of music that are popular in different countries! Make sure to have a listen to some of the cool Reggae from The Caribbean, a bit of Bhangra from India, and finally some African choral music! Your assignment will be to pick your favourite country you have learned about and do some further research into some genres from that country!
Click here to download the lesson PPT.

Science
This week, try creating your own Food Colouring Fireworks’! 
Click here for instructions on how to carry out the experiment.
After you have carried out the experiment, click here for the instructions for the main task.
You can choose to print the PDF template to write up your experiment or type it up in a word document. Alternatively, you can write up in your exercise books. An example of how we expect an experiment to be written up is also available here.
Pupils are encouraged to email their write up to the school (see instructions sheet) so we can see what amazing work they’re doing. Enjoy experimenting!
For the ANSWERS sheet, click here. 

GET CREATIVE!

Check the ELPS Art at home page to have a go at one of the Week 12 activities. The theme for week 12 is ‘?’.

KEEP FIT!

For an excellent 25-minute plyometric routine, The Body Coach is on every weekday morning 9am! Also have a look at the latest ELPS PE at home page and try out one of the new exercise ideas for this week.