Good morning Year 5
Optional PE: complete a daily challenge https://www.parkhalljuniorac.co.uk/pe-activities/
Spelling (20 minutes)
This week’s words –
desert, dessert, flaw, floor, steal, steel, bored, board, draft, draught
Create yourself little revision cards to help you remember the word and its definition. Use the word in a sentence too.
Arithmetic (20 minutes)
Mark your work from yesterday (Percentages 1). You will find the answers at the top of this page.
Then complete the task ‘Percentages of amounts 1’ on My Maths. Remember that it is a good idea to have some paper to make jottings.
Reading (20 minutes)
History (2 hours)
We will be continuing to look at important events during the last 100 years.
Task 1: Read some of the information on the websites below and watch the videos whilst making notes about Indian Independence.
Task 2: Create a non-fiction report about Indian Independence using the above websites. Your report should include:
Remember that when you have finished writing, you must edit your work. Read your writing aloud to check that it makes sense and check spellings using a dictionary. Check that your punctuation is accurate too. Have you used any of the features of writing that we have recently been focusing on? For example, brackets, dashes and relative clauses.
We would love to see some of your work. If you would like to share your writing with us, ask a parent to email your work to the school office. Include your class and teacher’s name in the email.
Votes for schools (20 minutes)
See this information on the class pages. Discuss your thoughts with your family.