Year 5 Home Learning 12.11.2020

Good morning Year 5!

Here are some activities that you can complete at home today:

This week we are celebrating Maths Week! Everyday we will be completing a challenge.

Click here to complete today’s challenge.



We have set you several activities on Purple Mash based on our learning so far for you to be completing at home.

Complete  the 2Do’s:

  1. Can you use knowledge of multiplication and division facts to answer these questions ?
    1. Using Known facts 1
    2. Using Known facts 2

Remember to keep practising your times tables too – Multiplication 2Do



How would you go about catching a Yeti? Can you write some instructions detailing how this could be done?

Read through these instructions of how to catch a dragon to help you think about how to structure your own instructions.

Instruction exemplar

You can use the blank template on Purple Mash (it is for writing a recipe but it will work) or if you prefer, you can type or photograph and email your letters to Miss Castell or Mrs Samways.



Use this sheet to practise your spellings words – can you write them all backwards to help you remember the order of the letters?

Spelling backwards

  1. aggressive
  2. communicate
  3. exaggerate
  4. sufficient
  5. marvellous
  6. attached
  7. immediate
  8. occupy
  9. according
  10. opportunity


Topic (Science):  

Read the information about The Sun and can you create an information poster about it?

Use the ‘more’ button to find out some more information about the Sun and click on the ’think about’ tabs to help you create your sentences.

This has been set as a 2Do on Purple Mash for you so we will be able to see what you have completed and give you some feedback.


Any work you have completed at home today can be sent to us to be marked. This can be typed work or a photograph. Either way, it will be great to see the work you are completing today.

Keep in touch and stay safe.

Mrs Samways and Miss Castell