If you are Self-Isolating at home - I will email you work to complete (using your school email account) and a paper pack will be ready for collection from school. You can email me if you need help (StBernadette@stjohnfisher.co.uk), either through your Purple Mash 2email account or through your school email address.
Home Learning Spring Term 2
Please follow the instructions for each area of learning.
Remember to upload evidence of your work. You can now email directly to our class email StBernadette@stjohnfisher.co.uk or to our Purple Mash class blog or via 2email on Purple Mash.
Please ensure that you are keeping evidence of the work that you have completed. We will expect you to bring it into school when we fully reopen.
Expectations - in line with what will be happening in school. We expect children in Year 5 to be completing one Maths and Literacy lesson every day. You should also be completing 2 RE lessons per week and one Topic/Art/Science lesson per week.
Try to ensure that you are reading for at least 30 minutes every day. Check on our Purple Mash Class Blog, where you will find the chapters and comprehension questions for our new class book this term, which is called Beetle Boy.
REWARDS - I will continue to award you raffle tickets for work completed on Purple Mash and from here, so remember to let me know what you have been doing - upload examples for me to see. Before you all return to school, I will make sure that I have lots of prizes!
Well-being Wednesdays: Don't forget to have some time away from screens and reflect on all the wonderful things you have! Here are some activities you could do..
RE - Unit G - LENT
We have now entered the season of Lent in the Church Year. Please ensure that you are completing two lessons each week. You will find the plan for you to follow and all the resources you will need below.
|RE - Unit G - Lent - Act of Contrition.doc||Download|
|RE - Unit G - Lent - Ephesians 4.docx||Download|
|RE - Unit G - Lent - Examination of Conscience.docx||Download|
|RE - Unit G - Lent - for Home Learning PLAN.docx||Download|
|RE - Unit G - Lent - Penitential Service 2019 Example.doc||Download|
|RE - Unit G - Lent - Temptation of Jesus Bible readings.docx||Download|
|RE - Unit G - Lent -NT Bible readings about Christian Living.docx||Download|
|RE - Unit G - Lent in-a-bag-trifold-Booklet.pdf||Download|
|RE - Unit G - Seasons of the Year images.docx||Download|
|RE - Unit G - Unit Marker.docx||Download|
Week 2 - Week beginning 1st March 2021
Keep following the RE plan above - complete lessons 3 and 4 during the week.
Week 2 - LITERACY
This week, our focus will be on poetry. We will be learning how to write Limericks and Kennings, but still linking our ideas to our topic of Minibeasts.
Week 2 - Maths
This week, you will also be learning how to multiply fractions by a whole number
|Home Learning - Maths - Spring Term 2 -Wk2 - Yr5 video links.docx||Download|
Week 2 - Topic
This week, after completing our own minibeast hunts around our local area, we will we finding out where different minibeasts can be found around the world.
|Home Learning - Topic - Beast Creator - Wk 2.docx||Download|
|Topic - Wk 2 - Beast Creator - Mapping Minibeasts - Where they originate.docx||Download|
|Topic - Wk 2 - Beast Creator - Mapping Minibeasts - World Map Blank.pdf||Download|
|Topic - Wk 2 - Beast Creator - Mapping Minibeasts - World Map labelled.pdf||Download|
|Topic - Wk 2 - Beast Creator - Minibeasts from around the world - picture cards.pdf||Download|
Week 2 - Art and Science
This week, in Art, you will using your creative minds to make your own 3D minibeast.
In Science, you will be learning about the process called 'Metamorphosis'. You will need to complete some research to find out how this process differs in different species of minibeast.
Week 1 - Week beginning 22nd February 2021
Don't forget to follow the RE plan above as well.
Week 1 - LITERACY
This term, we will be exploring different text types each week. This week, we will be learning about and creating our own information texts.
Week 1 - MATHS
This week, you will be continuing your learning about Fractions, focussing on addition and subtraction. Don't forget to use the links to the teaching videos for support.
|Home Learning - Maths - Spring Term 2 -Wk1 - Yr5 video links.docx||Download|
Week 1 - Home Learning choices
This week, you are being given the choice of activities to complete. You can select from the Home Learning sheet by clicking on the image below, which you will also find in your home learning pack. If you choose to do these activities, then you should select a different activity each day - remembering to record evidence of your learning.
Or, you can select from the activities individually listed below the image.
Week 1 - Topic
This week, we will be beginning our new topic called 'Beast Creator'. Have fun exploring your local area!
Week1 - Science
This week, you are going to use your knowledge of classification keys to classify different species of minibeasts.
Week 1 - Art
This week, you will begin to look at minibeasts in detail, exploring the work of Charles Darwin.