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Year 5 - Learning at Home

Week Two - 30th March 2020

 

Dear Year 5,

 

We hope you are all now settling into a bit of a routine, and staying safe at home. The weather last week was amazing - more of that sunshine please!

 

By now, we are sure you have completed the (optional) activities that we put on the website, so we have updated some of the sections with some additional activities to occupy yourselves. Remember, it is now the Easter holidays, so go easy on yourselves and give yourselves lots of brain and exercise breaks. 

 

We are all doing well - keeping fit and active, eating well and focusing on the positives, even though we would do anything to get back to our busy Springfield lives with you all!

 

Wishing you and your families well - keep smiling!

 

Miss Torrance, Miss Landi & Miss Beddow.

Week One - 23rd March 2020

Dear Year 5 Children and Parents,

 

Welcome to our ‘Home Learning’ page.

 

As, for the foreseeable future, we will be unable to continue our learning together at school, we have set up this page to support your learning from home.

 

It is really important that we all continue to learn, keep up our routine (as best as possible) and keep active during these changing times to keep our minds and bodies healthy.

Please check these pages regularly for information regarding home learning.

 

We would just like to take this opportunity to say a huge thank you to all our parents for your continued support, and to the children for their resilience and good humour. We wish everyone a safe and quick return to normality (as soon as possible we hope).

 

Year 5 Teachers

Useful Websites

 

Children can use these websites on a regular basis to keep skills sharp in Reading, Writing and Maths. 

 

Parents - please note that passwords for the Spelling Shed, along with other sites, are stuck into the inside cover of your children's homework diary. If your child was absent from school on the last week, passwords have been are stapled to their target booklets and can be collected from the school entrance.

 

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/

 

https://play.edshed.com/spelling

 

https://kids.classroomsecrets.co.uk/

 

https://classroomsecrets.co.uk/free-home-learning-packs/

This website has a learning pack for Year 5 children to download and work on at home.

 

https://ttrockstars.com/

 

http://www.pobble365.com/

Why not continue your writing adventure by using these amazing daily stimuli?!

 

https://code.org/learn

One-hour Computing tutorials

 

The children have passwords for TT Rockstars, Purple Mash and Spelling Shed on the first page of their homework diaries.

Keeping Active

 

Joe Wicks children’s daily ‘PE lesson’ at 9am via his YouTube channel.

 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers

 

https://family.gonoodle.com/  

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d3LPrhI0v-w  Joe Wick's 5 minute move videos

 

https://www.cosmickids.com/  A range of yoga and mindfulness activities suitable for all ages. 

 

https://www.nhs.uk/10-minute-shake-up/shake-ups

A range of active games and challenges with a Disney theme, some for multiple players.

Ideas for fun activities for if you get bored! These can be adapted to suit your interests too.

At Springfield we care, learn and achieve together

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