Year 5 – Mersey Vale Primary School
Welcome to our Year Five Class at Mersey Vale!
Our class page is just for Year 5 and will allow us to share our class news, achievements, work, photographs, homework information, and lots more!
Regular updates are shared via the Class Dojo.
If you require a login please see Miss Whitehead.
Feel free to let Miss Whitehead know if there is anything further that could be put on our class page to help you support your child’s learning.
Miss Whitehead – Class Teacher
Mrs McDonnagh – Class Teacher (Tuesdays)
Mrs Lynch – Teaching Assistant
Mrs Qureshi – Teaching Assistant
Mrs Cropper – Midday Assistant
Mr. Attwood (Student Teacher from Manchester University)
How can you support your child at home?
Here is our Curriculum Map: Year 5
What are we learning this week?
English: Balanced Arguments – Immersion in a variety of texts
Maths: Formal Methods of multiplication – fluency, reasoning and problem solving.
Science: Can you be the next CSI investigator?
Homework is always given on a Friday and shared via the class story on Dojo.
If you need your login details, please see Miss Whitehead.
If you have lost your sheet, spare copies can be found in the classroom
Week Beginning: 24.04.18
Learning Intention: I can add suffixes (double the consonant)
travel – travelling
shred – shredding
begin – beginning
shop – shopping
hum – humming
kidnap – kidnapped
prefer – preferred
knit – knitted
flop – flopped
scrub – scrubbed
pedal – pedalling
quarrel – quarrelling
dig – digging
mop – mopping
upset – upsetting
trap – trapped
label – labelled
stir – stirred
drop – dropped
rub – rubbed
WE WILL ALSO BE CONTINUING TO ASSESS KNOWLEDGE OF THE Y5/6 WORDS LATER THIS TERM.
Links – please click to open
Use this link to learn more about The Earth, Moon and Sun http://primarygamesarena.com/Play/The-Positions-Of-the-Sun-277
Click this link to play Dance Mat and improve your typing skills: http://www.bbc.co.uk/guides/z3c6tfr#z34thyc
Click on this link to create your own story: Storycraft
Click on this link to create your own word cloud: http://www.abcya.com/word_clouds.htm
Codebug: Click on this link to open the fantastic Codebug activity
Need someone to talk to? Follow this link.
Consolidate all the maths we have covered this week!
Can you identify the subordinate clause? Use this quiz to test yourself
Use this page to remind yourself about clauses, connectives and different types of sentences
Pop the balloons order from smallest to biggest. Can you beat our class time of 1 minute 36 seconds
Practise your number fact knowledge here!
Can you match the ratios of the same value?
Can you correctly match the amounts?
Test your knowledge of all types of angles with this game.
An opportunity to practise embedded clauses
Practise reading and plotting coordinates here!
Check out this incredibly useful website for ideas about how to improve your writing using: V (vocabulary) C (connectives) O (openings) P (punctuation)
Learn how to stay safe and have lots of fun online by playing these fantastic games!
Brilliant for practising your mental maths skills and your individual targets. You can compete against people from all over the world, gain certificates, and even earn points to buy wigs. Crazy!