Year 5 Home Learning 15.05.2020

Happy Friday Year 5!

It is the International Family Day today so take some time to spend it with your families and do the Whole School Fun Friday activity!

I hope you are all keeping a eye on our nine baby blue tits who are eagerly feeding and resting in their nest. Have a look at them using this link:

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




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

Group 2 and 3:

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

Visit Purple Mash to find your spelling test for the words you have been set this week. Good luck!



Try our Mental Maths Challenge.

Mental Maths 5.4 (15.05.20)

As an added challenge set yourself a time challenge and see how long it takes you to complete it.

Use the answers below to check your work – no peeking before you have completed the questions!

Mental Maths 5.4 (15.05.20) – Answers



Read the text attached called ‘Fire Girl’. Then has a go at answering the questions we have set for you about the narrative text. All the answers can be found in the story!




Make a parachute. See the instructions on how to below:

Instructions on making a parachute

Think of a way in which you can change your parachute, eg. change the size of the canopy, the weight of the object attached

What difference does the changes make to how it falls?

Write the answer or send us photos of you doing the investigation.


Keeping Active:

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


Fun Friday – Whole School Activity – International Family Day

For our Friday Fun challenge today we want you to create some family portraits. You can draw, colour, sculpt or paint. Play some board games as a family. Here is a Disney Quiz to do as a family. We will post the answers on Monday! No googling! Send your pictures and answers to your teachers.

1 – The villain, Gaston, appears in which 1991 Disney film?

2 – What animated Disney film does the song ‘You’ll be in my Heart’ feature?

3 – What does Remy the Rat in Ratatouille dream of becoming? 4 – In ‘The Good Dinosaur’ what causes Arlo and Spot to hallucinate?

5 – What is the name of Lightning Mcqueen’s pick-up truck friend in Cars? 6 – What animal does Queen Elinor turn into after eating Merida’s cake in Brave?

7 – Who is the only Disney Princess inspired by an actual person?

8 – What does DCOM stand for?

9 – In Holes, what is Stanley Yelnats’ nickname given to him by the other members of the camp?

10 – What actor voices Randall in Monsters inc. ?

11 – What is the pin badge that Ellie gives to Carl in Up?

12 – Finish the sentence : ‘Gentlemen, m’lady, you will always remember this as the day that you almost ….’

13 – What is the name of the Pizza place in Toy Story?

14 – What were Mickey Mouse’s first spoken words?

15 – What animal was Robin Hood?

16 – What are fish according to the Sharks in Finding Nemo?

17 – What actor plays Walt Disney in Saving Mr Banks?

18 – Winifred, Sarah and Mary are the names of the witches from which 1993 Disney Halloween film?

19 – What is the name of Jasmine’s pet tiger in Aladdin?

20 – In The Jungle Book, who teaches Mowgli about the The Bare Necessities of Life?


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.

Please email Friday’s work to Mrs Parmar and Miss Castell to be marked.

Stay safe.

Mrs Parmar, Mrs Samways and Miss Castell