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Year 5 Home Learning - Week 7

Hello and welcome back to week 7 of summer 2 home learning.  You have all done some amazing work during this time away from school.  I have been really impressed with how engaged you have been with your home learning.  


English.  This week we are looking at short stories.   You will explore the features of a biography and then plan and write a biography. 

Lesson 1: https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/read-example-text-reading-comprehension-c41757

Lesson 2: https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/read-example-text-reading-comprehension-1ce6cf

Lesson 3: https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/read-the-example-and-identify-key-features-9d8f38

Lesson 4: https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/spag-focus-2bb397

Lesson 5: https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-use-key-features-in-order-to-write-own-composition-d86580


Maths.  Exploring metric, imperial measures, time and timetables.  Looking at reflection and translation.  Access the video links at the start of each lesson, watch and listen to the teacher explaining the method.  Complete the worksheet and go through the answers with your parents.

Video Links: https://resources.whiterosemaths.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/Year-5-Summer-Week-12.pdf

Lesson 1: https://resources.whiterosemaths.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Lesson-1-Metric-units.pdf

Answers for lesson 1

Lesson 2: https://resources.whiterosemaths.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Lesson-2-Imperial-units.pdf

Answers for lesson 2

Lesson 3: https://resources.whiterosemaths.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Lesson-3-Converting-units-of-time.pdf

Answers for lesson 3

Lesson 4: https://resources.whiterosemaths.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Lesson-4-Timetables.pdf

Answers for lesson 4


End of term Project:  Famous Explorers!


Science: Over the summer try to have LOADS of fun with these exciting science and engineering challenges from the engineers at Dyson (the hoover people!)

They are lots of fun. I have been having at go at some of them with my children at home.  I would also like you to use the sheets below to write up your investigations.  Please send me lots of pictures of your investigating. Enjoy!

Dyson Science and Engineering Challenges Booklet

Science write up sheet