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Daily Tasks WB 18.05.20

Friday 22.05.20

 

English Task

Your English task today is about the life and work of poet, Maya Angelou

 

My apologies for yesterday, I seem to have mistakenly posted a lesson from a previous week of home learning. I have amended my error and have enclosed both lessons below. 

 

You do not have to complete both lessons today, you may want to leave one for during half term.

 

 

Read through the material carefully and work your way through the activities.

Once again, I have included the handwriting slides for week 2. If you have not yet given this a go, please do so.

Maths Task

 

It is Friday and that can mean only one thing, another Friday maths challenge!

 

Click the links below. The first 5 challenges are designed for year 5 students, but why don't you challenge yourself and see how many you can complete?

 

 

Science Task

 

Today's science activity is all about fossils. Watch the videos below and then click on the link to access the PowerPoint and activities.

Remember to view the slides in slideshow mode, so that you can see the photos clearly. Work your way through the slides and complete the activities. There is an additional activity also included, I hope you have fun.

 

 

Formation of Fossils | BBC Bitesize | science

Fossils, Soil and Rocks ks2

The Importance of Fossils | BBC Bitesize | science

Fossils, Soil and Rocks ks2

Thursday 21.05.20

 

English Task

 

Today's English task is based around 'Caged Bird' by Maya Angelou. Read through the material carefully and work your way through the activities.

Maths Task

 

Today's maths task is all about subtracting mixed numbers. Click on the link below and watch the teaching video for lesson 4. Then access the worksheet and answer sheet, using the other links below.

RE Task

Our new RE topic is Reconciliation. Have a look at the following video to give you an explanation as to why we as Catholics must receive the sacrament of reconciliation.

 

Following this, open and read the pdf document below and answer the questions which follow.

 

 

Sacrament of Reconciliation Explained

This sacrament has opened me to the grace of Jesus Christ. I'm a changed man because of confession and I give praise to God for the Holy Priesthood who is Je...

Wednesday 20.05.20

 

English Task

 

Today's English task continues to look at the work of Shaun Tan and modal verbs.

 

Read through the material carefully and work your way through the activities.

Once again, I have included the handwriting slides for week 2. If you have not yet given this a go, please do.

Maths Task

 

Today's maths task is about adding mixed numbers. Click on the link below and watch the teaching video for lesson 3. Then access the worksheet and answer sheet, using the other links below

 

Art Task

 

I have set you two art tasks today. You can pick which one you would like to complete, you may even want to complete both if you are feeling especially arty.

 

The first task sticks with the Ancient Egyptian theme and involves sketching a pyramid.

 

The second task is inspired by Herni Matesse (Artist of the Week). Use the video or the link below, I look forward to seeing your creations.

How to Draw a Pyramid For Beginners

PYRAMID fun to draw, Draw it u can paste a link on the bottom of how u guys drew it.

Tuesday 19.05.20

 

English Task

 

Today's English task once again looks at 'Eric' by Shaun Tan. 

 

Today you will be listening to the story again. Identifying and then writing with modal verbs.

 

Read through the material carefully and work your way through the activities. 

Maths Task

Today's maths task is continuing with the addition of fractions. Click on the link below and watch the teaching video for lesson 2. Then access the worksheet and answer sheet, using the other links below

History Task

 

Your history task today looks at Ancient Egyptian architecture. The Egyptians were famous for the pyramids, tombs and buildings they created. Watch the videos below and then work your way through the activities.

Building the Pyramids of Egypt ...a detailed step by step guide.

If you have seen the animation which gave a brief overview of the Water shaft theory, then this is the more in depth walk through of the process. It contains...

The Evolution of Pyramid Building - Part 1

The Evolution of Pyramid Building Part 2

Monday 18.05.20

 

English Task

Today's English task involves modal verbs. I have included a PowerPoint as a reminder. Read through the material carefully and work your way through the activities.

 

I have also enclosed the second week of handwriting slides, so you can keep your writing looking lovely and neat.

Maths Task

 

 

Today's maths task is all about adding and subtracting fractions. Click on the link below and watch the teaching video for lesson 1. Then access the worksheet and answer sheet, using the other links below

RE Task

To finish the topic of Transformation, I would like you to write a prayer to Holy Spirit. How could the gifts of the Holy Spirit help to transform our world for the better? You could also decorate the boarder around your prayer to make it really stand out. I look forward to reading your prayers.

 

I have also enclosed the slides for today's whole school liturgy. Please try and find some quiet and reflective time to go through the slides.

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