This week in Birch class we have:

  • Compared, ordered, added and subtracted fractions in Maths
  • Discovered how an author can convey character through speech and description
  • Had a very close encounter with a Golden Eagle, a Barn Owl and a Peregrine Falcon! (see pics below)
  • Studied two famous Ancient Egyptian Pharaohs – King Tutankhamun and Cleopatra.
  • Created some beautiful Egypt and sunset paintings and collages.
  • Practiced passing, throwing, dodging and catching in PE
  • And a whole lot more!

 

Homework

Literacy

Please try and write a descriptive paragraph about this house. Use the five senses to guide you.

What might you be able to:

  • See
  • Hear
  • Touch
  • Smell
  • Taste

Maths

Year 5 Click Me

Year 6 Click Me

There will be a hard copy to pick up on Monday if you prefer to work on the sheet – otherwise, written answers and workings in your book/paper is fine.

 

Spellings

-ent, -ence and –ency words

Innocent              innocence           decent                  decency               confident             confidence