This week's learning:

Watch the videos then answer the questions from the uploaded worksheets. 
Day 1: Multiply fractions by integers
Day 2: Multiply fractions by fractions
Day 3: Divide fractions by integers (1)
Day 4: Divide fractions by integers (2)
Day 5: Big Maths

Revise how to translate 2d shapes across a grid by clicking here.  If you fancy a challenge, click here.

Continuing our work on earthquakes, this week we will research the following:
1. How earthquakes are measured
2. What to do when an earthquake strikes.
Research these two points using the attached information. Take notes by recording facts next to bullet points. Record any other interesting information that you find out about earth quakes. You may also want to record information as a diagram with labels. Keep this information, along with last weeks' information as it will help you when you write your explanation text next week. 

Each day, read your books on Bug club. Don't forget to answer the questions where you see the bug.
Then have a go at the uploaded comprehension text (The Women Who Helped Build NASA).  Choose a 1 star, 2 star or 3 star comprehension text to complete.

1. Silent letters
a) Look at the powerpoint to learn more about silent letters
b) Have a go at the silent letter activity sheet. 
2. Words ending in -able
a) Have a read through the powerpoint, explaining -able words. 
b) Practise spelling the list of  words attached. 


This week, we are continuing our learning about evolution and inheritice. Join the BBC and Chester Zoo for a live lesson at 2pm on Monday (7.12.20), all about different creatures and their different colours. Click here to watch the lesson. 

This week, we are learning about what volcanoes are and how they are formed.
Watch the Oak national academy lessons:
The first one explains How Volcanoes are made HERE
The second one How an earthquake occurs HERE

Y5 & 6 Ancient Greeks Retrieval Quiz

Design and Technlogy

Have a go at this fun bridge quiz and test your knowledge on the different parts of a bridge.


Use this board to share how you are keeping well in isolation. You can share kind messages to other members of Y5/6, or even pictures of things you have created at home! Keep safe and keep smilingsmiley

Music A great brain-break activity - enjoy! Musical Moment 

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