To work, to pray, to play in the Light of the Lord
Welcome to Year 5's Home Learning page!
Here you will find suggested activities your child can be completing whilst at home.
Below is a suggested plan your child could follow throughout the week. Please feel free to follow this plan or complete however many activities you would like to do!
What Year 5 have been getting up to!
Ethan has been very busy growing crystals, playing with kinetic sand and he even baked his own birthday cake (it looks delicious). A big Happy Birthday to you Ethan from all of Year 5!!
Week 3 - 06-04-20
Here are some eggcellent Easter tasks you can try at home!
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Week 2 - 30/03/20
Useful Home Learning Packs
Science - Whizz Pop Bang
Whizz Pop Bang is a great Science resource who are offering free activities for you to do at home! I have uploaded some examples below but you can find more fantastic hands-on experiments at:
Our Guided Reading text for this term has been 'Who Let the Gods Out'. We have had lots of fun reading the hilarious adventure story and have completed work on character and setting descriptions.
Here are some ideas of what you could do at home for guided reading based on the text:
In English, we have linked our guided reading text to our writing and have been looking at writing our own Greek mythical story. Here are some suggestions that you could do at home:
Other English writing ideas:
This term in Science we have been looking at 'Living things and their habitat'. Here are a few ideas of what you could do at home for Science:
Our topic this term has been Ancient Greece. For ideas to do at home please see topic sheet in Home Learning packs.
Our topic this term in RE has been Reconciliation. If you would like to do any activities related to our RE topic or RE in general, https://www.twinkl.co.uk/resources/keystage2-ks2/ks2-subjects/ks2-religious-education, is a great website to use with lots of RE resources and ideas!
Twinkl - www.twinkl.co.uk/offer - Here you can find printable resources for all areas of the curriculum. For free access during the school closure create and account and use the code PARENTSTWINKLHELPS
Top marks - www.topmarks.co.uk - This is a free site that you can find online games and resources linked to most areas. Year 5 particularly enjoy the hit the button times table game.
BBC Bitesize - www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize - This website changes daily to offer support and resources throughout the next few weeks/months. On here you can find a range of activities and games for all areas of the curriculum including spelling, punctuation, maths and science.
Pobble 365 - www.pobble365.com - This is a free website that the children are familiar with that as a school we feel is a good resource for the children to practise and keep on top of their reading, comprehension and writing skills. Nothing needs to be printed for this, but they can use their lined exercise book to complete the tasks. (This is a website that has a new picture/activity for every day of the year).
The Maths Factor By Carol Vorderman - https://www.themathsfactor.com/ - By signing up you can access free Maths lessons, games and times table tests. A great interactive resources with virtual rewards and certificates.
Times Table Rockstars - www.ttrockstars.co.uk - On this website the children have their own log in and can practise the times tables that has been set for them from their teacher. The children enjoy this as they can also compete against each other. If you can't remember your child's log in details then please just email me and I can send you them :)
If you would like to email me at firstname.lastname@example.org with any work/creations you have made then please do. I would love to see what wonderful things you have all been getting up to at home!
I hope to see you all soon!