Year 5

Working from home - ideas and resources


Online maths lesson videos and worksheets are available at: 

White Rose Hub -

Click on home learning then year 5 to continue our work on decimals and percentages. 


Practice your maths passport targets using the activities

suggested in your pack, if you feel confident with your current

targets move onto the next ones. (Find digital copy of document below) 


A selection of books are available for you to read and respond to on Bug Club -


Use this time to enjoy a book you are particularly interested in. Once you have read it, you might want to create a book review or character description. You could also write an alternative ending or continue the story with what could happen next! 


The reading comprehensions that were send home in your packs are below.

Writing & Spelling

 Practice your spellings online using spelling shed - new assignments will be regularly set for you. 


You could practice your spelling and your handwriting by writing out the year 5 common exception words (digital copy below) 


There are lots of ways to practice your writing while at home. You could write stories, newspaper articles or fact files on any subject of your choice. Can you remember to include the year 5 writing features? Parenthesis, relative clauses, modal verbs and expanded noun phrases. The teaching website twinkl -

is offering lots of free resources to help with your writing and grammar as well as lots of different areas of the curriculum!


The writing tasks set in your packs are below. 

Wider Curriculum

P.E. - Joe Wicks in delivering live P.E. sessions every morning at 9am on his youtube channel. Get active and join in!


Geography - We are currently looking a Scandinavia in our geography sessions. Can you complete some research about this group of countries? Could you create a fact file or information poster about it? 


Music - Our current classical composer is Tchaikovsky, can you listen to a selection of his pieces and think about the instruments used and how his music makes you feel.  


Science - We are looking at Properties and changes of materials in science, what else can you discover on the BBC bitesize website about this?-


Computing - Take a look at the online safety activity document below and design an online safety poster for 'Selfie'


PSHE - Make sure to take some time for yourself, here are a few ideas to get you started and keep busy and positive! Have fun! (100 things to do indoors digital copy below)


We can't wait to hear all the things you've been learning!


Miss Chapman & Miss Roy