Year 5 Home Learning 13.05.20

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

We have receiving some brilliant 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!



You are focusing on the prefixes in-, im-, ir- and il- this week.

inactive, inaccurate, incapable, immature, impolite, impatient, irregular, irresponsible, illegal , illegible

Group 2 and 3:

This week you are focusing on words that have silent letters in them.

island, knight, solemn, sword, wrestle, knock, answer, honest, knowledge, rhythm, knew

Can you put your spelling words into alphabetical order? Spelling-alphabetical order


Task 1: Can you solve the problem and put the numbers in the right place in the puzzle? Weds Starter

Task 2: We are using some of the lessons produced by BBC Bitesize this week as a revision of some of the learning we have covered so far in Year 5. Today we would like you to complete a lesson about multiplying and dividing by 10, 100 and 1000 by using this link:

There is 1 video to watch first and then 2 activities to complete.

Here are the worksheets:

Activity 1: Multiply by 10, 100, 1000 Weds

Activity 2: Divide by 10, 100, 1000 Weds


Continue to read ‘Ted and the Flying Fruits’. We would like you to read Chapter 5 and complete the multiple choice quiz afterwards. This has been set as a 2Do on Purple Mash.

Then, answer the questions on this  word document too. Ted and the Flying Fruits questions Chpt 5


Task 1: How many words can you find from these letters? Can you find the 9 lettered word? Weds Anagrams

Task 2: Have a look at the image on the word document called ‘The Visitor’. Eng Wednesday

Read the start of the story and finish it off using you own ideas. Include the skills we have been focusing on over the past few weeks:

  • Correct tense
  • Fronted adverbials
  • Direct speech


We are going to continue learning about African inspired art. Read through the powerpoint and have a go at completing the activity. Lesson 4

Keeping Active:

Make sure you take regular work breaks and join in with the body Coach – P.E. with Joe at 9 a.m.

Something Fun:

Can you fill in answer for each letter of the alphabet? If you don’t know, look it up!

There are 2 challenge sheets to choose from!


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

Stay safe

Mrs Samways and Miss Castell