Year 5 Online Learning 12.01.21

Here’s your tasks for today Year 5!

Please keep in touch with us via the emails below. Send through any work that your child has completed, either typed or a photo, as well as any questions or support you may need.  Your work so far that we have received has been incredible!

We will have access to our emails throughout the typical school day.

Remember to keep yourself active throughout the day and take some well-deserved brain breaks!

Stay safe.

Mrs Samways and Miss Castell




Spellings for this week: Words with –cial and –tial endings. There are some tricky words in this group, so we’ve given you another week to practise them!

official, facial, crucial, special, artificial, social, essential, partial, confidential, residential

Can you write a silly sounding story using all of your spelling words this week?

For example, The special official had a crucial but confidential facial at his friends house. It was essential that he was on time because there was an artificial cake that only certain people could eat due to it being a residential area!

This task has been set for you as a 2Do on Purple Mash today.  Have fun!



This week we are continuing to focus on multiplication.

Task 1:  Today we would like you to continue your work on multiplying 2 digits and complete questions 5 – 9 on the worksheet.

Watch this video first:

Then have a go at answering these questions: Multiply-2-digits-area-model Tues


We are going to continue the book called ‘The Great Marvello’ and today, we would like you to read Chapter 6  and complete the multiple choice quiz afterwards.

Remember to look at the underlined words as you read the text. These are words you may be unfamiliar with and if you hover over the word, it will tell you its meaning.

Make sure you are completing your reading record everyday – we will check this when we’re back in school!



Today we are going to plan our own adventure story, based on the book Journey.

Please read though the power point as it has lots of questions to guide you though your task and then complete your plan on the template set for your on Purple Mash today.

Tuesday 12th January 2021


Random acts of kindness for New Year .

What could you do this year to show kindness to others? Can you think of one idea for every month of the year?

Use the template on Purple Mash to type your ideas.