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Narborough Church of England Primary Academy

Better Together

Monday 23rd March 2020

Home learning tasks for Monday.

Spellings: Use the powerpoint below with the children to explore the rules for adding suffixes to root words. (Spelling Tracker_Rule15/less, ment, ful, ness suffixes). Then ask children to correctly spell some words containing those suffixes (see slide 6 for examples). Don't do them all at once.. no more than 10 a day.

English Reading: Use the powerpoint Y5 Therapy R2f below, to explore with the children how they can work out the meaning of new language.
Guidance: work through the powerpoint with the children. They can record responses to the questions in their exercise books as they go. Don't panic: key terms (e.g synonyms and antonyms) are explained in the powerpoint.

Maths:

Daily 10

Pupils have also been using daily 10 in class to improve this recall of multiplication and division facts. They all know how this works. Click on the link below to access the website.
https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/daily10

Year 5 Maths Lesson 1: Decimals up to 2 DP

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/
Guidance: watch the video tutorial, then complete the worksheet. If you can't (or don't want to) print the worksheet, write your answers in your exercise book. Make sure you number your questions to make it easy for your parents to check your answers!

Year 6 Lesson 1: Using ratio language

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-6/
Guidance: watch the video tutorial, then complete the worksheet. If you can't (or don't want to) print the worksheet, write your answers in your exercise book. Make sure you number your questions to make it easy for your parents to check your answers!

Science: Investigating micro-organisms

Setting up an investigation to find out what makes mould grow
You will need: slices of bread, clear plastic food bags.
Guidance: go through powerpoint below about microorganisms (#Lesson Presentation Microorganisms). Plan and set up an investigation to find out what makes mould grow.

The  worksheet below can be used to support the planning and recording of results for the mould investigation. (Activity Sheet Mould Investigation)
2 versions are available.
1* is the easier version
3* is the harder version.
Use whichever version you are happier with.