Trafalgar Road, Colchester, Essex CO3 9AS

01206 573519

Lexden Primary School

Community, Courage, Curiosity and Commitment

Year 5 - 2020 - 2021

 


Homework:

Please see the links below for homework

My Maths: https://www.mymaths.co.uk/

Spelling Shed: https://www.spellingshed.com/en-gb/

TT Rockstars: https://play.ttrockstars.com/

Home learning 

 

English

To explore simple sentences

In this lesson, we will recap what a verb is, define a simple sentence as a main clause that makes sense on its own and write our very own simple sentences. For this lesson, you will need an exercise book or some paper and a pencil.

To explore compound sentences

In this lesson, we will recap what a simple sentence is and define what a compound sentence is. We will learn what the three coordinating conjunctions are and when to use each one appropriately. We will also practise writing compound sentences using all three coordinating conjunctions. For this lesson, you will need an exercise book or some paper and a pencil.

To revise compound sentences

In this lesson, we will revise simple sentences and then explore compound sentences.

To explore complex sentences

In this lesson, we will explore subordinate clauses and complex sentences.

To explore complex sentences

In this lesson, we will we learn about complex sentences and have a practise at writing some.

 

Maths

Identifying the place value of digits in 5-digit numbers

In this lesson, we will be representing 5-digit numbers pictorially and identifying the value of each digit within these numbers.

Comparing 5-digit numbers

In this lesson, we will be learning how to compare and order 5-digit numbers using number lines and place value charts.

Ordering and comparing 5-digit numbers using a number line

In this lesson, we will be identifying the intervals on incomplete number lines and placing 5-digit numbers on number lines with different scales.

Rounding 5-digit numbers to the nearest 10 000 and 1000

In this lesson, we will be using number lines to round 5-digit numbers to the nearest multiple of 10 000 and the nearest multiple of 1000.

Rounding 5-digit numbers to the nearest 100, 1000 and 10 000

In this lesson, we will be using number lines to round 5-digit numbers to the nearest multiple of 100, 1000 and 10 000. We will also investigate rounding in the context of word problems.

 

Science

Humans and animals over time, Lessons:

  1. What is the theory of evolution?
  2. How do fossils provide evidence of evolution?
  3. What are the different animal kingdoms?
  4. What organisms lived during each era of time?
  5. What impact have humans had on plants and animals?
  6. What impact are humans likely to have on life in the future?

 

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