Year 5 Home Learning 22.04.20

Hello Year 5, it’s the middle of the week already!

We have receiving some amazing learning this week so far, keep up the great work!

Here are some activities for you to complete at home today.

Morning Challenge:

Here’s a little something to get your brain warmed up this morning!



measure, treasure, enclosure, capture, picture, adventure, fracture, mixture, teacher, richer, stretcher

Group 2 and 3:

gently, simply, easily, happily, frantically, dramatically, angrily, frequently, immediately, abrasively

Use the pyramid strategy to practise your spellings today! Spelling- pyramids


Task 1: Can you work the missing numbers in the sequences? Weds Sequences

Task 2: You are going to continue to learn about decimals. White Rose Maths has put together a great home learning pack on this which can be accessed through this link:

We would like you to complete lesson 3 for Summer Term Week 1 – complements to 1. Watch the clip about this learning then answer the questions in the activity section.

The answers are also available so you can check your work once you have completed it – no peeking before you have completed the questions!


Continue to read our book this week is called ‘How to catch a beast’ and today, we would like you to read Chapter 4 and complete the multiple choice quiz afterwards. This has been set as a 2Do on Purple Mash.

Remember to look at the underlined words as you read the text. These are words you may be unfamiliar with and if you hover over the word, it will tell you its meaning.


Task 1: Can you you put the name of the animals in alphabetical order? Weds Alphabetical order

Task 2: Re-read the short story called ‘Butterflies’.  Write a paragraph about what happened next… Weds What happens next

  • What will the girl do next?
  • What will she do with the butterflies?
  • How will she arrive at school?
  • What might her teacher say?
  • Include the 4 different types of adverbials in your writing


This term you are going to be focusing on African art. Today’s learning is going to give you an introduction and a taster of what is to come!

Read through the powerpoint presentation and have a go at competing the task. Try to sketch at least two of the different masks on a piece of paper. Art Lesson 1



We have set up log ins for you to use on the Charanga website which we use at school to teach our music lessons.

This is the website:

Each student has their own individual log in username and password. Please email either Miss Castell or Mrs Samways  to get your information.

Let’s get musical!


Fun Activity:

How many of these challenges can you complete today? We look forward to finding out! Daily Challenge 1


Keep in touch – remember any work you have completed can be emailed to us to be marked. This can be typed work or a photo.

Stay safe.

Mrs Samways and Miss Castell