Class 4/5S – 01.03.21 – Home Learning – Maths and English

Good morning Class 4/5S and Happy 1st of March, I hope you all had a lovely weekend. This time next week, we will be welcoming you all back to school! 

I have uploaded a new topic grid for this week inspired by World Book Day on Thursday, remember to get your costume sorted for Thursdays Zoom session. 

Your Maths and English for today have been uploaded to your Class Dojo Student Portfolios and information and worksheets are also attached below.

01.03.21 – Maths – Year 4 – Subtracting Fractions

This week we are carrying on with fractions. We should now be secure with improper fractions and mixed numbers and last week we moved on to adding fractions. Today we are going to be focusing on subtracting fractions. Please watch the video below before completing the worksheet attached. 

https://vimeo.com/507597199 

Year 4 Worksheet – Subtracting Fractions

01.03.21 – Maths – Year 5 – Comparing Fractions Greater than 1 

This week in Maths we are carrying on with fractions. We should be more comfortable with improper fractions and mixed numbers now and last week we also moved on to comparing fractions. We looked at comparing fractions which were less than 1 and today we are going to focus on comparing fractions greater than 1. Some converting of fractions may need to be done first, please watch the video below and complete the worksheet attached. 

https://vimeo.com/500382050 

Year 5 Worksheet – Comparing Fractions Greater than 1

01.03.21 – English – The Demon Dentist 

As it is World Book Day on Thursday, there will be a big emphasis on reading and reading related tasks this week during English. We are going to be exploring the book The Demon Dentist with Ms Chamberlain-Webber. We will be introduced to the author and the book and use clues from the front cover and prologue to make some predictions about the story. Please watch the video below and complete the related activities pausing when asked.

https://classroom.thenational.academy/lessons/to-engage-with-the-text-6mu32d

Have a great day 

Mr Mackenzie

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