Monthly Archives: January 2017

Home learning

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Dear all,

Here you have it!

Maths

Have a go on this…

http://www.amblesideprimary.com/ambleweb/mentalmaths/protractor.html

and draw a labelled diagram of a protractor including the words origin and baseline and explain how to use this mysterious object.

English

This week we will be looking at another of Frank Cottrell Boyce’s books called Cosmic about a boy’s journey into outer space.. Can you think about five facts about traveling to the Moon which might make this tricky…

Have a look at https://www.theguardian.com/books/2008/sep/06/childrensprize.cottrellboyce.extract

Spellings

Distance

Forty

Tolerant

Assistance

Relevant

Defiant

Bargained

Privilege

 

 

 

Homework

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Dear all,

Hope you are having a fabulous weekend…

Spellings 

nutritious, equipment, cautious, ,language, fictitious, yacht, ambition, promise. infectious, occurrence

Maths 

Learning how to measure angles and use a protractor..

https://app.mymaths.co.uk/1694-resource/measuring-angles

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English…

Imagine you are reporting on a bank robbery committed in Italy..

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Write a newspaper report based around this and include two key quotes..

You will need this for this weeks work…

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Have a fabulous weekend…

 

homework

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Spellings

Presidential, identify, partial, experiment, special, considered, artificial, centre, confidential, recording.

Maths

Go on my maths fractions… at

https://app.mymaths.co.uk/88-resource/improper-and-mixed-fractions

Let me know if you haven’t got a log in because I’m hunting them out.

English… 

As part of our Millions book this week we are researching the Great Train Robbery for a newspaper report… Find out five fats about the robbery or even why not create a presented PowerPoint…

Sorry this weeks  blog could use some pics! I will try to jazz it up.

All best

Mr Conway

Esther takes over the media… and homework

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Dear people of Year Five,

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So hey kids… Just write what you want… actually on second thoughts and against my better judgement we’d better have a spot of organisation…

Maths 

Go on my maths fractions… at

https://app.mymaths.co.uk/88-resource/improper-and-mixed-fractions

Spelling 

 

bruise, amateur, nuisance, government, recognise, familiar, glistening, determined, criticise, circular.

English

Hey, like  write a story about anything you want…as long as it involves finding something mysterious and contains four underlined verb prefixes (eg de, mis-, over- etc).

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Oliver masters fractions in six parts

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One quarter  of this picture understood all universal concepts but which one?

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Ben and Eammon lodge a formal complaint that Charlie and James are putting on the cheesiest smile in the universe rather than writing up their science…

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Onesh and Ethan get at one with their science writing…

 

 

Have a fabulous weekend!

 

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Mr Conway