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Reminder that my class email address is year5@gadevalley.herts.sch.uk. Please forward any work to this address and of course if you have any questions feel free to get in touch. smiley

Monday 18th January 2021

*Have you watched Mr Barron's Briefing? We have a golden ticket winner...*

Reading Comprehension - please complete pages 10-11 of your CGP book.

Handwriting & Spelling

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English - today we are learning to edit and improve sentences.

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Maths - today we are learning to use mental methods to multiply numbers.

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French: Please learn about the names for breakfast items in French. Watch the video below to practise pronouncing some of the items. Then complete the activity where you will need to label the French foods on the picture. You do not have to print this, you could draw the pictures with the French names next to them instead. There are vocabulary cards and a poster to help you. Enjoy!

Here are some of the breakfast words in French. Listen to the pronunciation and have a go saying each item.

Daily Tasks:

TT Rockstars- 15 minutes

Spelling Frame- this week's focus is spelling rule 51 under Y5 & 6 words- 15 minutes

Reading with an adult- 15 minutes

Once Upon A Time

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Friday 15th January 2021

It was lovely to see you all on the Zoom call yesterday! I hope you enjoyed it as much as I did and are looking forward to the next one!

Well done for completing another fantastic week of home learning. Please send your proudest pieces of work to my class email address: year5@gadevalley.herts.sch.uk. I'd love to see it!

 

*TT Rockstars Battle today Y5 vs Y2 at 11-12.*
*Deadline for the golden tickets draw is 10am today*

Reading Comprehension - please choose 1 challenge from the PDF below all about Marcus Rashford!

Handwriting & Spellings

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English - we are learning to use conjunctions to create cohesion.

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Maths - we are learning to solve calculations using partitioning.

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Daily Tasks:

TT Rockstars- 15 minutes

Spelling Frame- this week's focus is spelling rule 37 under Y5 & 6 words- 15 minutes

Reading with an adult- 15 minutes

Art - we are learning to paint or draw a mountain landscape.

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Once Upon A Time

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Thursday 14th January 2021

 

Zoom call today at 11:30am.


*Today's TT Rockstars battle is Strumming Steadman vs Giddy Galley at 9:30-10:30am. Good luck! I know you can win again!*A HUGE well done - we beat the Wild Wests yesterday in the TT Rockstars battle. Fantastic job everyone! yes


*Don't forget to send a picture of your planner with your 5 reads to goldentickets@gadevalley.herts.sch.uk by 10am Friday.*

 

*Please watch Mr Barron's assembly here.*

Reading Comprehension - please complete p8-9.

Handwriting & Spelling

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English - we are learning to use subordinating conjunctions.

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Maths - we are learning to solve subtraction calculations by counting up.

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Choose challenge A B or C.

Geography - we are learning about mountain ranges.

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Daily Tasks:

TT Rockstars- 15 minutes

Spelling Frame- this week's focus is spelling rule 37 under Y5 & 6 words- 15 minutes

Reading with an adult- 15 minutes

Once Upon A Time

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Wednesday 13th January 2021

*There is a TT Rockstars tournament Strumming Steadmans vs Wild West today at 11-12. Please take part!*

*When you have read 5 times, remember to send a photo of your planner to golden.tickets@gadevalley.herts.sch.uk by Friday at 10am so that you can enter the competition.*

Handwriting & Spelling

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English - we are learning to use co-ordinating conjunctions.

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Maths - we are learning to solve subtraction calculations mentally.

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PSHE - lesson 2

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Daily Tasks:

TT Rockstars- 15 minutes

Spelling Frame- this week's focus is spelling rule 37 under Y5 & 6 words- 15 minutes

Reading with an adult- 15 minutes

Once Upon A Time

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Tuesday 12th January 2021

*Good news! The golden ticket draw is back and start this week. When you have read 5 times, email goldentickets@gadevalley.herts.sch.uk with a picture of your reading record.*

*Please watch Mr Barron’s briefing.*

Reading Comprehension - please complete page 4 and 5.

Handwriting and Spellings

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English - we are learning to use different clauses

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Maths - we are learning to use number facts to solve addition calculations

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Please choose either challenge A, B or C (Questions 1-2).

PE with Miss Layman

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How to do a burpee - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qLBImHhCXSw

Science - we are learning to identify forces

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Daily Tasks:

TT Rockstars- 15 minutes

Spelling Frame- this week's focus is spelling rule 37 under Y5 & 6 words- 15 minutes

Reading with an adult- 15 minutes

Once Upon A Time

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Monday 11th January 2020

*Watch Mr Barron's Briefing today - click here to see it*

*There is a TT Rockstars Tournament today: Y5 vs Y4 at 11am-12pm. Please log in at this time and take part!*

Spelling & Handwriting

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Reading- CGP - p2 and 3. You will be collecting a hard copy today.

English - today we are learning to use adverbs.

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Maths - today we are learning to round numbers.

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Choose either A or B to complete. Box C is the extension today. There is no need to print this out.

Daily Tasks:

TT Rockstars- 15 minutes

Spelling Frame- this week's focus is spelling rule 37 under Y5 & 6 words- 15 minutes

Reading with an adult- 15 minutes

French: Complete the BBC lesson about food and drink. Read the information and click on the sound buttons to hear the words being said. Then have a go at the mini quiz. After that, complete the activity below, and draw your favourite and least favourite foods. Then label them in French. There are some examples of food in French on the sheet, but you can also the names of food and drinks you have learnt on the BBC page. 

Once Upon A Time

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Friday 8th January 2021

* Make sure to watch Mr Barron's assembly today: click here to watch it. *

Spellings and Handwriting part 1

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Spelling strategies -part 2

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Maths - today we are adding and subtracting numbers using place value.

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Please complete these sums.

This is a set of optional extension tasks.

English - today we are learning to use better adjectives. (Part 1)

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English part 2

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Daily Tasks:

TT Rockstars- 15 minutes

Spelling Frame- this week's spelling rule is 54 on Y5/6 page - 15 minutes

Reading with an adult- 15 minutes

Art: Today we are learning about drawing using tone. We will be using pencil to create tone. Tone is when an artist uses layers of shading to show light, medium and dark tones when drawing something. Have a look through the PDF to see some examples, then have a go at the activity. At the end of the activity, there is a peer assessment section that does not need to be completed. There is also an optional extension activity. Enjoy!

Once Upon A Time

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Thursday 7th January 2021

Daily Tasks:

TT Rockstars- 15 minutes

Spelling Frame - please go to Year 5 and 6 and choose another game for Spelling Rule 54 - 15 minutes

Reading with an adult- 15 minutes

Spelling & Handwriting: Find the root words then write a line of each word!

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Maths - today we are learning to order and compare numbers.

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English - today we are learning about verbs.

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Geography: Our topic this half term is 'Mountains'. Please follow this link to the BBC Bitesize page and watch the video and read the information about mountains. Then have a go at the quiz. After that, please research any famous mountain of your choice and produce a poster with some interesting facts and pictures of your mountain. Please make it colourful and you can present it however you like. I look forward to seeing your fantastic work!

Once Upon A Time

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Wednesday 6th January 2021

Happy New Year!

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Reading Comprehension - Please read the text 'Gertrude Ederle' and answer the questions.

Handwriting - we are practising spelling some key curriculum words.

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In English we are learning about nouns. This is p4 of your SPaG CGP book.

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In Maths we are learning about place value.

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PSHE - Dreams and Goals

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Daily Tasks:

TT Rockstars- 15 minutes

Spelling Frame - please go to Year 5 and 6 and choose a game for Spelling Rule 54 - 15 minutes

Reading with an adult- 15 minutes

Once Upon A Time - we are reading “The Butterfly Lion” by Michael Morpurgo.

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