Morpurgo Class Online Learning Week 5- 1st-5th February 2021
Work will be uploaded daily and answers will be published in the afternoon like last week.
Scroll down the page so you don't miss anything.
Please use the Help Guides for strategies, general information and help with your work.
Do the work at your own pace, take breaks and do the best you can.
Remember the weekly tasks can be done at any time during the week. Don't forget to practise your times tables on TTRockstars.
There are also some wellbeing and mindfulness activities to help you relax or get active.
A new reading platform Epic has also been added. The class code will be sent to your parents. Read the instructions on how to get on to the platform and what it's all about.
It is important for your wellbeing that you move away from the screen, step outside for some fresh air and get active every day.
Take care and stay safe, Mr Taylor and Miss Nuttall
Remember any links to the worksheets and tasks will be in blue and links to the answers in the afternoon will be in red.
Help guide links will be in green.
Daily Work and Help Guides
Scroll down for extra help guides, they are under the daily work
( Green links).
5th February 2021
Number 5 is 112 it is not number 1 crossed out.
Use the metric conversion charts, the place value grid and re-watch the videos to help you.
Your answers for the Grammar will be varied.
4th February 2021
Watch the Video clips and the powerpoints first for help.
Converting Metric Measures Powerpoint Video.
Do the Activity under the 2 black stars.
Answers for the Grammar are attached to the worksheet, scroll down and refer to the answers under the 2 black stars.
3rd February 2021
Watch the video clips below first.
Metric Measures Powerpoint Video
Relative Clauses Powerpoint Video..
2nd February 2021
Formula= Length X Width X Height
Your answers will vary- Just make sure they sound correct when you read them aloud.
Main Clause and Subordinate Clauses Powerpoint Video.
1st February 2021
Place Value Chart
Roman Numerals Chart
Use the place value chart above to help you answer some of the Reasoning Quiz questions if you need it.
Counting Cubes- Introduction to volume.
Answers for the Grammar are underneath the work page on the worksheets.
Extra Help Guides
English Reading Comprehension
Have a look at the Year 5 and 6 Spelling list in the link above, these are the spellings you are expected to know by the end of Year 6.
Choose 5 words a day-
Do look, cover, write, check for each word. Correct it if you make a mistake and have another go. Then test yourself on all 5 words.
Write the words in a sentence. If you are unsure of the meaning look in a dictionary or Google the word.
Try to do a page a day- not all in one go
Epic Reading Platform
Epic is the leading digital reading platform—built on a collection of 40,000+ popular, high-quality books from 250+ of the world’s best publishers—that safely fuels curiosity and reading confidence for kids 12 and under.
Instructions for using Epic
1.Click on the above link or download the free epic app for ipad/iphone or android
2.Enter the Class Code which was sent to your parent/carer.
3.Click on your name- It says Grade 5 which is American for Y6
4.Start exploring the wide range of free books, audiobooks, videos and lots more.
Read, listen, watch and enjoy.
Try to read on the Epic Reading Platform
for 20 minutes per day.
Epic is available free-7 am - 4 pm, Monday to Friday
During these hours, you can log in from anywhere using your class code. During this time, you can read as long and as much as you want
Who in Morpurgo will be our top 3
Epic Readers of the week?
Top 3 Epic Readers will be announced on Friday pm
Keep on Reading.
The reading platform was new this week. We will be looking next week to see who has been reading the most minutes to become our top 3 readers. Try to aim for 20 minutes reading each day on the platform to build up your reading minutes, reading confidence and understanding.
Well done to these children who have logged onto the platform and started their EPIC reading journey this week.
Emma Leah Elouise Riley T
Tyler S Harley Ethan Muaadh
Connie Chloe K Lilly Carmel
Watch, Pause and Read the powerpoint about women in WW2
LS Lowry- Watch, pause and read the powerpoint about the famous British artist .
Examples of paintings by LS Lowry
Activity- Have a go at sketching your own Lowry picture. Use pencil to shade and add some colour with crayons.
Use the Planet Fact Cards to help with this activity.