# Wednesday

### Maths

Starter: Here are today's arithmetic questions.

Now we have looked at adding and subtracting fractions, we are going to look at adding and subtracting mixed numbers.

We will need to be confident at converting between mixed numbers and improper fractions as well as finding common denominators.

Please have a look at this video first and complete the activities as you go along on some scrap paper:

https://vimeo.com/507460650

Now have a look at today's main video which explains some of the trickier types of question using this method before trying the worksheet: https://vimeo.com/507550069

### English

Listen to chapter 4: The enemy.

What do you think Matimba feels about Akimbo's request? Why?

Why is it important for Akimbo that he has found the head of the gang?

What do you think Akimbo wants to achieve by going out with the gang? Why?

Listen to chapter 5: The Hunt.

Imagine you are Akimbo, I would like you to write a diary entry about Akimbo's first experience out with the poachers.

- What the journey was like

- What you had to eat and drink and how you had to sleep

- How the men behaved and how you feel about it

- What happened when you found the elephants

Remember to include lots of description and thoughts and feelings.

### GPS

Today we are going to have a reminder of subordinating conjunctions.

https://www.naturalcurriculum.co.uk/year5/subordinating-clauses/european-hamster/screen-1/

### French

Today we are going to look at drinks in French.

We will learn how to order drinks from a menu in French.

Follow the PowerPoint and sound clips then complete the task.

### PE

Wednesday would normally be our PE day.

You might have been enjoying the videos we have been using and that is great. Here are a selection of new links you might like to try:

Tennis for all: