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Below are a list of website that are useful in supporting your child's learning throughout the year.  Some can be used all year round to support learning, but keep checking back as each term the list will be updated with websites relevant to the terms topics.
Summer Term 1
 
This term in Year 5 we will be covering a variety of skills and topics a newsletter will go out in the first week detailing what we will be covering this term.  Below is an updated list of websites that pupils can explore at home to support their learning.
Unfortunatley not all websites are 'tablet friendly' and some will require a flash player.


 
Literacy

http://spellingframe.co.uk/ 
This is an excellent website to support pupils in their spellings and revisit spelling rules and patterns we have looked at this year. 


https://gridclub.com/activities/comma-castle This is a good link for a game which allow pupils to practise and consolidate the grammar they have been learning


Maths
https://ttrockstars.com/login 
 This is an excellent website for pupils to practice theire multiplication and division facts.  All pupils have recevied a login and this is also stuck in the front of their maths homework books. 

The following 3 website are all good ways for pupils to practice the skills of calculating are and perimeter that we will be looking at this term-some involve some problem solving style questions that the pupils will benefit from. 

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/daily10 An excellent game for pupils to continue to practise decimal equivalence that we worked on last term. Pupils should be working at Level 3 or Level 4.



History
The following website provide more information and interactive platforms for pupils to find out more about our topic of "The Anglo Saxons".

 


Geography

http://world-geography-games.com/
https://kids.mongabay.com/ Both of these websites are interactive games aimed at helping pupils learn the location of continents and countries. Pupils are expected to know the continents and their location as well as some of the major countries of the world and their location by the end of Year 5.

Spanish

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/primarylanguages/spanish

http://www.spanish-games.net/ Both of these websites are interactive games that will allow pupils to practise the Spanish vocabulary they have been learning.

Spring Term 2
 
This term in Year 5 there are lots of opportunities planned for pupils to learn new skills and experience different opportunities across the curriculum as well as developing and improving existing skills.
Look out for the Year 5 newsletter in the first week to allow you to see some of the things planned for this term.
Unfortunatley not all websites are 'tablet friendly' and some will require a flash player.  


Below is a list of websites that can be used to support your child's learning throughout this term.

 
Literacy
https://gridclub.com/activities/comma-castle  This is a good link for a game which allow pupils to practise and consolidate the grammar  they have been learning

https://www.nationalgeographic.com/environment/habitats/rain-forests/  Images for pupils to look at and talk about to enhance their rainforest descriptions.

https://kids.mongabay.com/  Extra information about the rainforest that may be of interest.


Maths
https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button Excellent website for pupils to practise multiplication and division facts.  Pupils have been shown how to use this in class and playing for 3 minutes each day will be of great benefit to improving multiplication and division recall.

http://uk.mathletics.com/ Pupils should continue to play on matheletics and complete work set.

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/daily10  An excellent game for pupils to practise decimal equivalence that we will be working on this term.  Pupils should be working at Level 3 or Level 4.

Science

http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/science/living_things/life_cycles/play/ This website allows pupils to consolidate learning done in class on the parts of a plant.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/education/clips/zwrn2p3  a video clip to help pupils gain a full understanding of different lifecycles or different organisms.

P.E.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/25991623 Background information on the Six Nations Rugby Tournament.

Geography

http://world-geography-games.com/
https://kids.mongabay.com/   Both of these websites are interactive games aimed at helping pupils learn the location of continents and countries. Pupils are expected to know the continents and their location as well as some of the major countries of the world and their location by the end of Year 5.

Spanish

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/primarylanguages/spanish

http://www.spanish-games.net/ Both of these websites are interactive games that will allow pupils to practise the Spanish vocabulary they have been learning.