Year 5 Home Learning 26.03.2020

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.



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 – which word gives you the highest Scrabble score?

Spelling Scrabble


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! Vowel-less Shapes

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 3 today – Decimals as fraction (2).  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!



Read the short story attached called ‘Kidnapped’. Then have a go at answering the 5 questions we have set for you about the story. All the answers can be found in the text!


Activity 1 Kidnapped



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



Look through the ‘Children’ database on Purple Mash and answer the questions about this database. This has been set for you as a 2Do.


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:

How many of these fun activities can you do over the next few days, that don’t involve using a computer! Non-screen activities – from Pobble


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