Year 5


Hello Y5.

We hope you have all had a lovely half term break and are ready for another packed half term of learning. While you are at home, it is important that you complete all of your home learning activities on this page. You will find some tasks in the folders below or links to the websites.

Please email us your work or email us any questions using this email address:

Don't forget to log on to our live sessions every day at 9.30am and 1pm.

You will also find lots of activities to complete on Purple Mash, TT Rockstars and IDL (see the links below).

Stay safe and we will hopefully see you all soon.

Mr Miller and Mrs Millner

P.E. Don't forget to keep active!! Below you'll find links to some brilliant Joe Wicks' workouts, designed to be done in your house...Enjoy !!


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Remember to log in to My On to practise your reading skills each day using your Accelerated Reader details.

Once you have finished reading your book, take the book quiz. When you log in, you will find projects set that you need to complete. If you need any help with your login, then please contact us on TEAMS or by email.

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All log in details for our online meet and greet sessions have been emailed out to parents/carers. Please email us or contact school if you haven't received anything. Join online at the times shown on the timetable below.



For previous lessons, please see the English folder below.

Week commencing 22nd February 2021

Monday - Punctuation. Rewrite the sentences on the sheet in the English folder below using the correct punctuation.

Tuesday - Apostrophes. Click here for a reminder of how to use apostrophes correctly. Then write 10 of your own sentences using apostrophes.

Wednesday - Verbs and Tenses. Watch this video and write your own sentences using the correct tense of a verb.

Thursday - Adverbs. Add interesting adverbs to the worksheet in the English folder below. Click here for a reminder of what an adverb is.

Friday - Brackets for parenthesis. Rewrite the sentences in the English folder below and add brackets in the correct place. Click here to learn how to use brackets in sentences.

Practise and learn the spellings in the Spellings Folder below. You will be given 10 new ones each week!

Remember you should also be able to say what each word means, so use a dictionary/google to find out. Then write them in sentences of your own.


Continue to read your books using MyON. Remember to read daily and check if you have been set a project to complete!

You can also find some reading activities here based on Mirror by Jeannie Baker.

You will also find some reading comprehensions in the English folder below.


For previous lessons, please see the English folder below.

For the first part of this half term, we will be looking at Play Scripts.

Week Commencing 22nd February 2021

Monday - 'Cold Task'. Choose one of your favourite stories and write part of it as a play script. Remember, this is just your 'have a go task' before you learn how to write as play script.

Tuesday - Identify the features of a play script. Look at the examples of play scripts in the English folder below and create a list of features. Watch this video for further clues.

Wednesday - To perform a play script. Time to get your family involved! Choose a couple of the play scripts and practise performing them. Which was the easiest? Why? Then click here and read 'The Magic Finger' as we will be basing our play script on part of this story.

Thursday - Write part of a play script. Watch this video to remind yourself of the features of a play script. Then have a look at the Goldilocks and the Three Bears play script in the English folder, below. Have a go at adding stage directions to the script. Use the adverbs SPAG lesson to help you. Remember to include what you want the characters to do and how you want them to speak/move. Just choose one scene to write or challenge yourself and do more.

Friday - Write a character description.

Choose at least 2 characters from The Magic Finer and write a character description for them. You might want to create 'Top Trumps' cards for them like we did with Lucy and Mr Tumnus.


Fractions Week 3.

W/B-Monday 22nd FEBRUARY.


Monday - Adding/ Subtracting fractions with same/ different denominators- REVISION. Click here for video lesson.

Tuesday - Adding mixed numbers. Click here for video lesson.

Wednesday- Subtracting mixed numbers. Click here for video lesson.

Thursday- Multiplying fractions

Friday- Simplifying fractions


Fluent in Five for

Thursday 25th February.

Here are your 5 arithmetic questions for today..

What is LXXXIX in Roman Numerals?

64 x 8 = 2/5 of 55 =

90630 / 10 = 6 x 5 x 5 =

( / means divide)

CLICK HERE to practise comparing fractions.


This half term, we will be looking at forces. Click on the lesson number for each lesson.

Lesson 1 - What are forces?

Lesson 2 - How can we measure the size of forces?

Lesson 3 - What are contact forces?

Lesson 4 - What are non-contact forces?

Lesson 5 - Which factors affect an object's ability to float?

Lesson 6 - What impact do gears, levers and pulleys have on forces?

We recommend that you spend an hour on each lesson. Remember to take notes whilst watching the video lesson, it will help you understand and help your learning.


Our topic this half term is,

'The Vikings'

Each week we will find out about a different aspect of the Vikings: Who were they? How did they live? What did they believe? Were they deadly and dangerous?How did they travel around? Why did they settle in Britain?

You will need to use your research and enquiry skills to answer questions. You will also be able to use your art, writing and creative skills to show what you have learnt each week. Enjoy!

Week 1- Who were The Vikings?

Click the link here to get started and then find the activity sheet in the Viking Folder in the Activity file share below.


Click here for a series of lessons on 'Money Matters.

Explore more PSHE activities from SCARF that you can complete at home. CLICK HERE to access the page.


Our key question this half term is 'What does it mean to be a Muslim in Britain today?'

Week Commencing 22nd February 2021

Describe the five pillars of Islam and give examples of how these affect the every day lives of Muslims.

Click here to learn about the five pillars of Islam and then write a few sentences about each one in your books. Do you think these are easy to follow? Why? Can you give examples?



ART project for you to try at home, titled 'A View From My Window'. More details in the ART file below.

Take a look in the ART file at Tosia's super ART's BRILLIANT!!

HEY YOU..! Fancy a little bit of mindfulness and quiet time? Check out the drawing activities in the ART file below, guaranteed to take your mind away from any hassles. All you need is a pencil..enjoy!


For our Music lessons this half term, you will need to log on to YUMU on Charanga for our unit 'The Fresh Prince of Bel Air'. CLICK HERE for the login page.

Your username is your full name in lower case. For example. John Smith would be johnsmith. Password is jays.



Remember, that while we are in lockdown, it is important to keep yourself active and healthy not just for your physical wellbeing but also for your mental health. There are workouts available to do at any time on Joe Wick's YouTube channel - CLICK HERE to access. From Monday 11th January, there will be a live P.E session with Joe at 9am every Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

Please click here for your PE lesson with Mr Fogarty


Here are some Language Angels learning Spanish units you can do at home. This term we are studying 'The Weather' Unit 10 and looking at 'Clothes' Unit 7. CLICK HERE to find out more! Use these log in details.

Username- Intake4155 Password- lahome

While at home, you could visit BBC Teach to explore Spanish resources.

CLICK HERE to explore videos about how to introduce yourself in Spanish, talk about your likes and dislikes, the days of the week, nouns, colours, clothes and giving directions.


Please click here for your Forest school lesson


If you have any questions, please email us on this address đŸ˜€


Below you can see the folders where we share the materials you will need for your learning. Just open the folder and click the file you need to open or save.



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