Class 5

NEW UPDATE SUMMER TERM 1 (CLICK LINK TO DOWNLOAD)

home learning summer 1.pdf

KS1_Answers.pdf

Also please check out The National Academy at www.thenational.academy/

English

In English, our book this half term is Knight in Training: Combat in the castle.

You could try:

Writing an alternative ending to the story

Imagine you are Sam or Prune and write about your encounter with the Knotted Worm

Write a book review

Predict how the story might end

Please read with your child every day and record this in their school diary. Remember that you can access new school reading books online at www.activelearnprimary.co.uk using your Bug Club login.

Practise reading comprehensions and SPAG (spelling, punctuation and grammar) work booklets can be found at https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/key-stage-1-tests-2019-english-reading-test-materials

BBC bitesize KS1 https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/levels/z3g4d2p provides lots of interactive games for children to play.

Listen to a story read, Storytime, Vooks (www.vooks.com) or follow @joshgad who will read a story each day on twitter or Instagram.

Complete a book review on one of the books you have read - what did you like about it? Would you recommend it to anyone?

Teach your monster to read (www.teachyourmonstertoread.com) and www.phonicsplay.co.uk (User name: March20 Password: home) will support teaching of phonics.

Teach handwriting – Cursive practise – www.teachhandwriting.co.uk

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/english-games/7-11-years - English based games covering a range of areas and skills

https://www.spellingshed.com – Spelling activities

www.twinkl.co.uk/offer - A wide range of resources

https://thereadingrealm.co.uk – Reading activities

www.spellingcity.co.uk - Spelling City.

Maths

In Maths we are learning about measuring weight and capacity.

You could try:

Making potions where the children need to measure ingredients accurately using ml.

Help to bake cakes measuring out ingredients in g.

Our next topic is time. The children will be learning to tell the time to the hour, half past. Quarter past and quarter to.

Using paper plates (or just paper) to make your own analogue clock

Use your clock- ask the children to change the time.

Show the children a time on the clock and ask them what time it shows.

Practise arithmetic and reasoning booklets can be found at https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/key-stage-1-tests-2019-mathematics-test-materials

https://www.mathshed.com – A range of Maths based activities

www.ttrockstars.com – Practise your times tables and become a rock star!

https://whiterosemaths.com/ - Activities covering a range of Maths topics

https://kids.classroomsecrets.co.uk – An online learning platform to support home learning

http://www.ictgames.com/ - Maths (and English) Games for Years 1, 2

Science

This term is Living things and their habitats.

You could try:

Researching a habitat in the world

Discuss how animals such as polar bears have adapted to their environment

Go into the garden and search for minibeasts in their habitats

Use twinkl-https://www.twinkl.co.uk/resources/planit-science-primary-teaching-resources/planit-science-primary-teaching-resources-y2/planit-science-primary-teaching-resources-y2-living-things-and-their-habitats Use the offer code UKTWINKLHELPS

Try these websites:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/primary - A range of Science topics and videos

http://www.sciencekids.co.nz/ - Science experiments and games to try at home

https://www.brainpop.com/science/ - Games and information on a range of topics

History

Next half term we will be learning about Captain Cook and his voyages.

   

You could:

Research Captain Cook and why he is famous.

Create a model of the HMS Endeavour.

PE

You could try:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers - KS1

https://www.cosmickids.com/ - Yoga

https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=just+dance – dance

https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=joe+wicks+kids+workoutkids workout

Art

Create an original piece of artwork inspired by an artist you admire. Exhibit this back at school with some information on the artist chosen. You can use paint to create a picture or construct a 3D model out of craft materials

Please check our curriculum page for more information about what we will be learning

http://www.newsilksworthacademy.co.uk/site_assets/...