Norbriggs Primary School

Morpurgo Class Online Learning Week 6         8th-12th 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.

It is National Internet Safety day on Tuesday 9th February. Activities have been added under the wellbeing section.

Don't forget to log into the reading platform Epic during school hours

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).

12th February 2021

10 a Day

Number 2 is the same as number 10. whoops.

Maths - Quadrilaterals Worksheet

Play, Pause and watch the powerpoint video below and the video clip on quadrilaterals to help you with your work.

English- Grammar Mat.

Use the green grammar help links further down if you need any help. 

11th February 2021

Maths-Compare and Order Angles

You do not need a protractor to answer these questions

English Grammar Mat

Use the green grammar help links further down if you need any help. 

10th February 2021

Maths- Different types of Angles

You do not need a protractor for any of these questions.

9th February 2021

Answers 10 A Day

If for number 7 you read it as point 457 the answer would be 0.0457 so you can get a mark for that, but it should be 457 divided by 10 which =45.7 the dot was an accidental pen mark.

Maths- Reading and Solving Timetable problems Worksheet

Watch the video clips below to help.

If a question asks you to discuss with a partner just write down what you would say or think.

Answers- English Grammar-Determiners

Answers under the 3 black stars

8th February 2021.

Extra Help Guides

Maths

English- Reading

English- Grammar

 

Spellings.

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.

Spelling Activity 2 

Correct the Spelling Mistakes- Do 1 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.

Monday- Friday

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?

Try to read for 20 minutes per day on Epic to build up your minutes, reading confidence and understanding.

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Top 3 Epic Readers will be announced on Friday pm

Keep on Reading.

Our top readers this week on Epic

for the most minutes read.

1. Emma

2.Leah

3.Madison C and Tyler S

Well done children on your reading time.

Well done to these children who have also read this week on Epic.

Madison B        Harley   Elouise

Chloe K    Cory

Muaadh    Riley T

Carmel

Topic  WW2

Look at the Powerpoint above to learn how using Morse Code was valuable during war time.

Look at the Powerpoint to learn how  Alan turing cracked the Enigma Code and how it was important during WW2.

Art 

Watch and read all about Pablo Picasso. in the video powerpoint above. Pause to read.

Examples of Picasso's Cubism Face artwork.

Have a go at drawing your own Cubism face picture. Use shapes and swirls.

Science

Astronauts

Watch and read the powerpoint video on Astronauts.

Watch and Read the Powerpoint Video on Tim Peake British  Astronaut.

Norbriggs Internet Safety Day 2021 web page

 

Look at the videos  and activities for Key Stage 2 and the family activities too.

Activities and Advice for Children and Parents