Year 5 Online Learning 26.01.21

Welcome to Tuesday Year 5!

All of your work for today has been set for you on Purple Mash today. There are several vides for you to watch and then task to complete, based on this learning. If you have any problems or questions, please do keep in touch with us vis the emails below.

Remember to keep yourself active throughout the day and take some well-deserved brain breaks!

Stay safe.

Mrs Samways and Miss Castell


Morning Challenge:

Here’s a little something to get your brain warmed up this morning! How many of these challenges can you complete today?



All of your spellings this week end with the suffix –ibly or –ably, making each spelling word into an adverb.

possibly, probably, responsibly, miserably, sensibly, comfortably, visibly, terribly, considerably, incredibly

Task 1 : Can you spell all of your spelling words backwards? Complete the 2Do set for you on Purple Mash.

Task 2: Have a go at this spelling game:



For the rest of this week we are going to focus on learning about calculating area.

Task 1: Hit the button (Square numbers) :

Revise your learning yesterday about square numbers by having a go at this fun game!

Task 2: Watch this video:

Then compete the Purple Mash 2Do set for you about calculating the area of shapes by counting squares.



We are going to begin reading a new book today called ‘The Haunting of Rose Cottage’. We would like you to read Chapter 1 and complete the online multiple choice quiz afterwards.

Remember to look at the underlined words as you read the text. These are words you may be unfamiliar with and if you hover over the word, it will tell you its meaning.

Make sure you are completing your reading record everyday – we will check this when we’re back in school!



We are going to continue our unit of work based on the book called ‘The Viewer’ this week.

Task 1: Watch this video first focused on creating amazing verbs and adverbs. This task links nicely to our spellings this week and it will ask you to complete some tasks throughout the video:

Task 2: complete the task set for you as a 2Do on Purple Mash, linked to your learning from the video.



Watch this video from The Oak Academy, explaining about changes in states of matter.

Task1: Complete these activities, set for you as a 2Do, using your knowledge and vocabulary from the video. It’s a power point file and you can type your answers onto the slides.

Task 2: complete the quiz to show how much you understand about changes of state. Good luck!


Class Reader:

We are going to continue to read our book called Charlie changed into a chicken and you can listen to 12 today , read aloud by Sam Copeland, the author, by following this link:

You can listen to a few chapters a day, just as we would have done in class.

Hope you enjoy it!