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Galley Hill Primary School, Hemel Hempstead. Galley Hill rated GOOD by Ofsted. Value of the Month - APPRECIATION

Year 5

Welcome to Year 5!

 

5 Onyx 

5 Sapphire

 

Miss L. Featherstone, Mrs D. Cole and Mrs L. Larner
  Miss M. Hudson, Mrs C. Thompson and Mrs H. Olley

If you need to speak to your class teacher or teaching assistant during the closure about your learning, you can contact us using our new email addresses.

You can contact Miss Featherstone and Miss Hudson at onyx@galleyhill.herts.sch.uk

You can contact Mrs Cole, Mrs Larner and Mrs Olley at sapphire@galleyhill.herts.sch.uk

We look forward to hearing from you and seeing what you have been up to!

Miss Featherstone, Mrs Larner, Mrs Cole, Miss Hudson, Mrs Olley

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Reading!

If you’re in need of some new reading books try out these websites.

You will need to create an account first (it's free!) and then you can download lots of free children’s e-books at home! Happy reading! smileysmiley

 

https://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/for-home/find-a-book/library-page/

 

https://www.allyoucanbooks.com/catalog/children?gclid=Cj0KCQjwpfHzBRCiARIsAHHzyZrsY62mjyXqYyyWn2g3bO0piYFRrhkzEikxFJGFv4gwFYalzA9wEq8aAnzrEALw_wcB

 

 

Mrs Turner reads George's Marvellous Medicine Chapters 4, 5 and 6

Mrs Turner reads George's Marvellous Medicine Chapters 4, 5 and 6

Mrs Turner reads Roald Dahl's George's Marvellous medicine Chapters 2 and 3

Mrs Turner Reads George's Marvellous Medicine Chapters 2 and 3

Mrs. Turner reads Roald Dahl's George's Marvellous Medicine Chapter 1 Grandma

Mrs. Turner reads George's Marvellous Medicine

Friday 3rd April - Last day of term!

Good Morning Year 5! We're missing you lots so make sure you send us an email to say hi and show us what you've been up to if you haven't already this week. You will find your tasks for today below - enjoy your last day of learning before the Easter holidays!

 

Spellings: Practise the 10 spellings from the word list that you selected on Monday – remember it is your choice how you practise them (suggestions include: pyramids, definitions, dotty, curly, silly sentences, backwards, rainbow, flowers, blue vowels etc.)

 

French: You will need to use this website: https://www.languageangels.com/schools/

Choose 3 French games to play from ‘Les Planètes (The Planets)’

Username: 5onyx                            Username: 5sapphire

Password: 5onyx                             Password: 5sapphire

 

English: You will find your English task below. In the document there are 3 tasks to choose from – you need to make sure you complete 2 of these tasks.

 

Maths: You will need to use this website https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/

We are on ‘Week 1, Lesson 5 - Thousandths as Decimals’

Watch the video then complete the task.

Thursday 2nd April

Good Morning Year 5! We hope you have a lovely day!

You will find today's tasks below:

 

PE: Get active for at least 30 minutes. We recommend completing PE with Joe Wicks - live on his YouTube channel 'The Body Coach' everyday at 9am. 

 

PSHE: Our new  value of the month for April is 'Appreciation'. What does this mean? Write or draw a list of things (or people) you appreciate!

 

Purple Mash: You will find new activities on purple mash for you to complete this week - remember to 'hand in' your work and write a comment if you'd like :) 

 

Maths:

You will need to use this website https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/

We are on 'Week 1, Lesson 4 - Understand thousandths'

Watch the video then complete the task.

Wednesday 1st April 

Hello Year 5! You will find you tasks below:

 

Spellings: Practise the 10 words from the word list that you picked on Monday. It is you choice how you practise them (suggestions include: pyramids, definitions, dotty, curly, silly sentences, flowers, rainbow, backwards etc.)

 

Purple Mash: You will find new activities on purple mash for you to complete this week - remember to 'hand in' your work and write a comment if you'd like :) 

 

Maths:

You will need to use this website https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/

We are on 'Week 1, Lesson 3 - Decimals as fractions (2)'

Watch the video then complete the task.

Tuesday 31st March

Good Morning Year 5! We hope you have a lovely day!

You will find today's tasks below:

 

PE: Get active for at least 30 minutes. We recommend completing PE with Joe Wicks - live on his YouTube channel 'The Body Coach' everyday at 9am. 

 

Purple Mash: You will find new activities on purple mash for you to complete this week - remember to 'hand in' your work and write a comment if you'd like :) 

 

Maths:

You will need to use this website https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/

We are on 'Week 1, Lesson 2 - Decimals as fractions'

Watch the video then complete the task.

Monday 30th March

Good Morning Year 5! We hope you had a lovely weekend :) Remember to email us at least once this week - we look forward to hearing from you!

You will find today's tasks below:

 

Spellings: Choose 10 new words from the word list. These will be your spellings for the week. You will need to practise them 3 times this week - it is you choice how you practise them (suggestions include: pyramids, definitions, dotty, curly, silly sentences, flowers, rainbow, backwards etc.)

 

Purple Mash: You will find new activities on purple mash for you to complete this week - remember to 'hand in' your work and write a comment if you'd like :) 

 

Maths:

You will need to use this website https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/

We are on 'Week 1, Lesson 1 - Decimals up to 2dp'

Watch the video then complete the task.

Friday 27th March

Happy FriYAY Year 5! We hope you've enjoyed your first week of home learning.

Make sure you send us an email today if you haven't emailed us yet this week - we look forward to hearing from you!

 

You will find you tasks for today below.  Have a lovely day and a fabulous weekend!

 

Spellings: Practise the 10 spellings from the word list that you selected on Monday - remember it is your choice how you practise them (pyramids, dotty, silly sentences, definitions, curly, flowers, blue vowels etc.)

Thursday 26th March

Hiya Year 5! We're missing you all lots and hope you're getting on well at home. It has been lovely hearing from you and seeing your favourite pieces of work that you have completed so far this week :)

Please can you make sure that you send us at least one email per week so that we know you're doing ok during this time (it doesn't have to include work or photos - it can literally just be a quick hello so that we know you're ok!) We will be phoning families who we do not hear from to check in with you. We look forward to hearing from you :)

 

You will find today's tasks below.

PE - Get active for 30 minutes. It is your choice how you do this (Our suggestions include: Fitter Future, Joe Wicks workout on YouTube, go on a bike ride, just dance etc.)

Wednesday 25th March

Good Morning Year 5! We hope you are all well!

Well done for all of the brilliant work you have completed so far! You will find today's tasks below :) Enjoy your day!

 

Remember to check Purple Mash for weekly activities and to 'hand in' your work.

 

Spellings: Practise the 10 spellings from the word list that you selected on Monday - remember it is your choice how you practise them (pyramids, silly sentences, curly, dotty, backwards, blue vowels, flowers etc.)

Tuesday 24th March

Good Morning Year 5! We hope your first day of home learning went well :) You will find today's tasks below. Have a lovely day!

Check Purple Mash for weekly activities - remember to 'hand in' your work and write a comment if you'd like!

 

Monday 23rd March 2020

Good Morning Year 5! You will find today’s tasks below. We hope you have a lovely day!

Spellings: Choose 10 words from the word list. These will be your spellings for the week. You will need to practise these 3 times this week – it is your choice how you practise them (suggestions include: pyramids, backwards writing, curly, flowers, dotty, rainbow etc.)

 

Check Purple Mash for weekly activities - remember to 'hand in' your work, and write a comment if you wish :)  

Spelling Homework - Spring 2020

SAPPHIRE Spring Term – Maths Homework

  • 1st priority remains completing your 20 sessions on TTRS each week.
  • IN ADDITION we would like you all to complete a mixed times tables sheet and stick it in your yellow Maths Homework book. Once you have finished please check all your answers (with a calculator or a grown up) and mark them. Write your score on the sheet.
  • As always all homework is to be completed and handed in every Wednesday.

Year 5 Home Learning Opportunities

Team Onyx Class Timetable

Team Sapphire Spring Timetable

Our Viking Longboats!

Sapphire had fun making shortbread - we measured ingredients and then evaluated our biscuits

Team Onyx has a day without clocks! We created sundials to keep track of the time.

Team Onyx has a day without clocks! We created sundials to keep track of the time. 1

Sapphire enjoyed making sun-dials and watched how the shadow changed throughout the day

Sapphire enjoyed making sun-dials and watched how the shadow changed throughout the day 1
Sapphire enjoyed making sun-dials and watched how the shadow changed throughout the day 2
Sapphire enjoyed making sun-dials and watched how the shadow changed throughout the day 3

Sapphire had a great time at the Chiltern Open Air Museum learning all about Anglo Saxon life

Using reasoning at home...

In English Sapphire are looking at instructions and explanation texts. Today we tried to follow instructions on how to play card games. Then we evaluated what makes a good set of instructions

This week in English Sapphire worked on uplevelling simple sentences to create a more impactful story

This week in English Sapphire worked on uplevelling simple sentences to create a more impactful story 1

Sapphire had a lot of fun sculpting our Viking long boats today.....they are now drying

Sapphire's Viking Ships are now painted and ready to go!

Sapphire did brilliantly making our Snowmallow men for the Christmas Fair...yum!

In PE Sapphire played a game "Crossing the River" which involved communication, balance, teamwork and resilience

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