Year 5 Home Learning 04.06.2020

Happy Thursday Year 5!

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


Can you write each of your spellings backwards today?



Task 1: Can you solve this maths puzzle? It’s not as easy as it looks!

Challenge Max Thurs

Task 2: You are going to continue to learn about fractions this week. Today you are choose challenge 1, 2 or 3 depending on how you have found your learning on fractions this week.

Challenge 1: adding and subtracting fractions with the same denominator

Thurs Challenge 1

Challenge 2: adding and subtracting fractions with different denominators

Thurs Challenge 2

Challenge 3: adding and subtracting fractions with different denominators and you need to find the common multiple.

Thurs Challenge 3



We would like you to answer the following questions about Chapter 2 of the book, The Great Marvello.

The Great Marvello Questions Chpt 2


Task 1: Take the quiz and see how many you can get correct. This quiz is focused on improving your vocabulary choices. Let us know what your score was!

Task 2: What if you could design your own magical hat with different powers?

What type of hat could it be? What items would come out of your hat and what would be magical about them?


Design and draw your own magical hat. Then, make a list of the items that would come out of your hat, describe each item’s appearance and the magical powers it would possess.

Design a Magical Hat Thurs


Something fun:

Can you crack the code? Secret Agents, your mission is very important. You need to crack the code left from the robbers and read the message they have written.



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