Year 5 Home Learning 24.03.2020

Good morning Year 5.

Well done those of you who are completing the set activities that we assign to you each day!

Remember to log in to Mathletics, Purple Mash and Times Tables Rock Stars to complete your set activities, you will find different activities assigned to you every day that are due at the end of that same day or week.

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



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 – can you write them all backwards to help you remember the order of the letters?

Spelling backwards


Task 1: read and answer the questions about the image called Toby’.  This is similar to our morning work that we do!

Task 2: there is a story starter for you on the sheet, continue the story. Make sure you include what we have been focusing on in class – expanded noun phrases, fronted adverbials (don’t forget the comma!) and a variety of connectives to link your paragraphs together.

Toby 24.03.2020


Choose either a 2,3 or 4 digit numbers and complete one of the sheets – think about all the different ways you can represent this number!

Take One Number…

You are going to be learning 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 1 only – Decimals up to 2dp.  Watch the clip about decimals 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!



Read the powerpoint about the Trial of Charles I. There are lots of questions for you to think about. The Trial of Charles I

Create your own scroll of charges that you think King Charles would be guilty of. Think back to all of the discussions we have in class! scroll



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:

Follow this link to see what the Pandas, Penguins, Tigers or Koalas are up to in Edinburgh Zoo!!


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