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Year 5 Translation

This Year 5 Translation lesson covers the prior learning of describing movement before moving onto the main skill of translating shapes on a grid.

The lesson starts with a prior learning worksheet to check pupils’ understanding. If they need more practice, you can choose other resources for the step here. The interactive lesson slides recap the prior learning before moving on to the main skill. Children can then practise further by completing the activities and can extend their learning by completing an engaging extension task.

National Curriculum Objective

Mathematics Year 5: (5P2) Identify, describe and represent the position of a shape following a reflection or translation, using the appropriate language, and know that the shape has not changed

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Lesson Slides

Lesson Slides

These lesson slides guide pupils through the prior learning of describing movement before, before moving onto the main skill of translation. There are a number of questions to check pupils' understanding throughout.

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Lesson Slides

These are the same as the lesson slides on Classroom Secrets. You can assign this as an activity for pupils to access individually in school or remotely from home.

1 Prior Learning

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Worksheet

This worksheet recaps prior learning of describing movement before, moving onto the main skill of translating shapes on a grid.

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For further practice, visit the full step where you will find a selection of further resources and activities such as a differentiated resource pack, homework/extension worksheet and discussion problem.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 2 Describing Movement Game checks pupils' understanding of describing movement of objects using forwards, backwards, up, down, left and right.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 2 Describing Movement Maths Challenge checks pupils' ability to describe movement. Children will use their knowledge of direction and movement to follow instructions.

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Worksheet

This worksheet includes varied fluency, reasoning and problem solving questions for pupils to practise the main skill of translation.

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Full Step

For further practice, visit the full step where you will find a selection of further resources and activities such as a differentiated resource pack, homework/extension worksheet and discussion problem.

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Interactive Activity

This Year 5 Translations Game checks pupils' understanding of translating shapes across a grid in different directions.

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Extension

This translation extension task includes a challenge activity which can be used to further pupils' understanding of the concepts taught in the translation lesson.

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Interactive Challenge Activity

This Year 5 Translation Maths Challenge checks pupils' understanding of translating shapes on a grid.