Good morning everybody! We hope you have had a lovely weekend. This week we are learning about China which is a country in East Asia. It has the largest population in the world and the longest wall in the world.
We hope you enjoy the week learning lots of interesting facts about China and its myths and legends.
When you have completed any of your work, please email it to us. Email it to your class teacher still. Here are our email addresses below:
Mr Bashford: firstname.lastname@example.org
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From Mr Bashford and Mr Young 😊
Today you will be finding out lots of interesting facts about China. Use the links below to find out information and if you can, look at the PowerPoint or word document that is attached too. Then you will need to record your information onto a template. There are two templates to choose from below (If you can’t print the templates off, you can just copy the sub-headings into your book!)
In maths this week you will be continuing to consolidate your understanding of number operations using written methods for addition, subtraction, multiplication and division. You will be practising arithmetic questions. If you find any difficult have a look at the video clips at the bottom of the page to help you.
Now use your arithmetic skills to try these mastery challenges:
Don’t forget to keep practising your times tables on TTRS.
We would like you to find out lots of information about the Great Wall of China. Have a look at the video and PowerPoint attached to find out some interesting facts. After this, use what you have learnt and further research to write a fact file about the Great Wall of China. Do this under the five headings below:
Reading: Please do your daily reading and record it in your reading record. You can now also go on: https://www.myon.co.uk/login/index.html to do your online reading and quizzes too! We can see how many books you have read and how you are doing on your quizzes. So go on, let’s get reading!
Please practise your spellings daily. This week’s spellings are below. You will need to see which ones you want to work on. If you can spell all of the Year 2, then do the Year 3/4, if you can already spell all of those, then do the Year 5/6. We will be focusing on 10 spellings every week. On Friday, get someone at home to do your spelling test with you!
Column addition https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zfr3nrd/articles/z3kmrwx
Column subtraction https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zfr3nrd/articles/zc78srd
Multiplying mentally https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zfr3nrd/articles/zwghk2p
Multiplication written method https://myminimaths.co.uk/year-5-week-3-multiplication-using-formal-written-methods-monday/
Short division method https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zfr3nrd/articles/zgxdfcw
Add and subtract fractions https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zfr3nrd/articles/z9n4k7h
Fractions of amounts https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E2QvVicQcMo