Year 5 Home Learning 23.04.2020

Happy Thursday Year 5!

We can see that some of you have been able to access the class blog on Purple Mash and the online resources. Keep up the great learning!

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!



blue, glue, clue, true, flute, tune, use, excuse

Group 2 and 3:

possible, grammar, opposite, through, ordinary, particular, possession, separate, special, remember, different, believe.

Use this sheet to practise your spellings words – write the word backwards?

Spelling backwards


Can you identify all of the names of the shapes and complete the sheet – think carefully about what the missing vowels could be. Answers will be revealed tomorrow!

Thurs fraction decimal or percentage

You are going to continue to learn about decimals, fractions and percentages this week.   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 4 – Adding decimals – crossing the whole. 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!


Answer these questions about Chapter 4.

How to catch a Beast questions Chpt 4


Task 1: how many words can you make from these letters? What is the highest score you can make?

Thurs Word Puzzle

Task 2: choose a setting, character, object and keyword and let you imagination run wild. Think creatively and write an amazing story based on the words you have chosen!

Thurs research


Make a jigsaw puzzle using your own drawings or pictures on Purple Mash.

Keeping Active:  

Make sure you take regular work breaks! This website has 5 minute videos that you can follow to keep you active!

or visit The body Coach – P.E. with Joe at 9 a.m.

Fun Activity:

Can you create a spectacular butterfly pattern? We look forward to seeing your designs!


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