Year 5 Home Learning 28.04.2020

Well done those of you who are completing the set activities that we assigned last week.  Remember to log in to Education City, 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. Unfortunately, Mathletics is no longer available. Please check when each task is due and do not forget to SAVE the task once that you have completed it so we can check it.

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 homophones this week – words that sound the same but have a different spelling.

peace, piece

scene, seen

mail, male

accept, except

affect, effect

weather, whether

Group 2 and 3:

courageous, mountainous, spacious, dangerous, various, famous, glorious, furious, envious, poisonous, mountainous


Spellings LSCWC



Task 1: Can you find the weight of 1 marble from the clues?

Tues maths challenge

Task 2: You are going to continue to learn about decimal numbers 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 2 for Summer Term Week 2 – subtracting decimals with the same number of decimal places . 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!



We would like you to answer the following questions about Chapter 5.

How to catch a Beast questions Chpt 5



Task 1: How many words can you create from the name of this country – ‘Turkmenistan’?

Tues word find

Task 2: Complete the task focused around using the past and present tense.

Tues past and present tense



We are going to continue with our topic focused on Mountains. We would like to research the mountain range of The Alps and create a fact file using the information you find. There are some websites on this document as a starting point and a template for you to use, if you wish.

The Alps

Fact file templates


Keeping Active:

You can do some  exercise with The Body Coach.


Something Fun:

How many of these fun activities can you complete today? We look forward to finding out.

Tues challenge

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