Week 2 Homework

Have a go at the following activities and then submit your work on Seesaw using the Seesaw code that has been stuck into your Reading Records. You can complete it either on a piece of paper or by printing the sheets:

Spellings:


English:

This week we will be looking at using brackets, dashes and commas to show parenthesis. Watch the video to remind yourself, then have a go at the activity below.


Maths:

This week for maths you are going to be consolidating your understanding of decimals with 2 decimal places and recording their value. Have a go and choose the appropriate challenge for you.

For an extension there is a crossword that looks at decimals to 3 decimal places and asks you to convert them into fractions and then put them into their lowest form.


The answers are attached at the bottom of the sheets or as an additional document – no peeking!!

Don’t forget to use Times Tables Rockstars and Spelling Shed. Also, write in your Reading Record when you read at home, then put all of your work on SeeSaw.

Miss Mullinger and Miss Busby

Week 1 Homework

Have a go at the following activities and then submit your work on Seesaw, using the Seesaw code that has been stuck into your Reading Records. You can complete it either on a piece of paper or by printing the sheets:

Spellings:


English:

This week we will be looking at using apostrophes. They can be used in lots of different ways including contraction (can’t) and singular and plural possession. Watch the video below, then have a go at the activity.


Maths:

For maths, we would like you to try to apply your multiplication and division skills to mentally tackle the code breakers below. They are both spring themed. Make sure to choose the appropriate challenge level for you.


The answers are attached at the bottom of the sheets or as an additional document – no peeking!!

Don’t forget to use Times Tables Rockstars and Spelling Shed. Also, write in your Reading Record when you read at home, then put all of your work on SeeSaw.

Miss Mullinger and Miss Busby

Week 5 Homework

Hello Poplar and Pine!

Have a go at the following activities and then submit your work on Seesaw, using the Seesaw code that has been stuck into your Reading Records. You can complete it either on a piece of paper or by printing the sheets:

Spellings:


English:

This week we will be revising using commas to clarify what we mean. Watch the video below then complete the activity.


Maths:

For maths, apply your understanding of subtracting fractions with the same denominators and then mixed numbers by solving the two riddles in the document below. There is no need to print the sheet out, you can just write out your answers on a piece of paper. 

For those who wish to then tackle subtraction of fractions with denominators that are not multiples of each, as well as mixed numbers, then have a go at the more complicated riddles below. 


The answers are attached at the bottom of the sheets or as an additional document – no peeking!!

Don’t forget to use Times Tables Rockstars and Spelling Shed. Also, write in your Reading Record when you read at home, then put all of your work on SeeSaw.

Miss Mullinger and Miss Busby

Week 4 Homework

Hello Poplar and Pine!

Have a go at the following activities and then submit your work on Seesaw, using the Seesaw code that has been stuck into your Reading Records. You can complete it either on a piece of paper or by printing the sheets:

Spellings:


English:

We are revising Modal Verbs this week. Watch the video below and complete the activity.


Maths:

For maths, apply your understanding of adding fractions with the same denominators by solving the two riddles in the document below. There is no need to print the sheet out, you can just write out your answers on a piece of paper. 

For those who wish to then tackle addition of fractions with denominators that are not multiples of each other have a go at the more complicated riddles below. 


The answers are attached at the bottom of the sheets or as an additional document – no peeking!!

Don’t forget to use Times Tables Rockstars and Spelling Shed. Also, write in your Reading Record when you read at home, then put all of your work on SeeSaw.

Miss Mullinger and Miss Busby

Week 3 Homework

Hello Poplar and Pine!

Have a go at the following activities and then submit your work on Seesaw, using the Seesaw code that has been stuck into your Reading Records. You can complete it either on a piece of paper or by printing the sheets:

Spellings:


English:

Watch the video then have a go at the grammar activity below that focuses on pronouns.

You could also have a go at the reading activity below if you want to extend yourself:


Maths:

For maths, apply your understanding of equivalent fractions to complete the fraction flowers in the document below. There is no need to print the sheet out, you can just draw your results on a piece of paper. 

For those who wish to then tackle a more complicated challenge, take a look at the Fraction Puzzler activity below. 


The answers are attached at the bottom of the sheets or as an additional document – no peeking!!

Don’t forget to use Times Tables Rockstars and Spelling Shed. Also, write in your Reading Record when you read at home, then put all of your work on SeeSaw.

Miss Mullinger and Miss Busby

Christmas homework

Hello Year 5,

The first term of Year 5 is complete, well done everyone! We hope you have a fantastic break and enjoy spending time with your loved ones, and stay safe and healthy.

We have set below some optional festive-themed homework for the two weeks off. Complete as much as you would like, but 2 pages per subject is fine. Continue to read, practise spellings and practise your times tables also.

We look forward to seeing what you get up to over the two week break on Seesaw and can’t wait to welcoming you back to school in 2021!


Next term we will not only have PE on Monday but also on Wednesday. Please wear your PE kit on both days.

Year 5 teachers and LSAs

Week 7 Homework

Hello Poplar and Pine, we are in our final week before the Christmas break!

Have a go at the following activities and then submit your work on Seesaw, using the Seesaw code that has been stuck into your Reading Records. You can complete it either on a piece of paper or by printing the sheets:

Spelling:

English:

Select one of your favourite books and write a book review about it. You can use the template below to help you think about what to include.


Maths:

Challenge (your child has been told if they are to complete the challenge sheets instead of the core sheets in maths):

Maths:


The answers are attached at the bottom of the sheets or as an additional document – no peeking! Don’t forget to use Spelling Shed and write in your Reading Record when you read at home, then put it on SeeSaw.

Miss Mullinger and Miss Busby

Week 6 Homework

Hello Poplar and Pine!

Have a go at the following activities and then submit your work on Seesaw, using the Seesaw code that has been stuck into your Reading Records. You can complete it either on a piece of paper or by printing the sheets:

Spelling:

English:

Watch the video below and write a letter to Father Christmas asking for the new penguin friend that Monty wants, adding details for why you need it. Use emotive language in order to persuade. 

Maths:

Challenge (your child has been told if they are to complete the challenge sheets instead of the core sheets in maths):

Maths:

The answers are attached at the bottom of the sheets or as an additional document – no peeking!!

Don’t forget to use Spelling Shed and write in your Reading Record when you read at home, then put it on SeeSaw.

Miss Mullinger and Miss Busby

Week 5 Homework

Hello Poplar and Pine!

Have a go at the following activities and then submit your work on Seesaw, using the Seesaw code that has been stuck into your Reading Records. You can complete it either on a piece of paper or by printing the sheets:

Spelling:


English:


Maths:

Challenge (your child has been told if they are to complete the challenge sheets instead of the core sheets in maths):

Maths:


The answers are attached at the bottom of the sheets or as an additional document – no peeking!!

Don’t forget to use Spelling Shed and write in your Reading Record when you read at home, then put it on SeeSaw.

Miss Mullinger and Miss Busby

Week 4 Homework

Hello Poplar and Pine!

Have a go at the following activities and then submit your work on Seesaw, using the Seesaw code that has been stuck into your Reading Records. You can complete it either on a piece of paper or by printing the sheets:

Spelling:


English:

Correct these messages between Lucy and Edmund by rewriting each sentence. Remember to look at punctuation, spelling and grammar.


Maths:

Challenge (your child has been told if they are to complete the challenge sheets instead of the core sheets in maths):

Maths:


The answers are attached at the bottom of the sheets or as an additional document – no peeking!!

Don’t forget to use Spelling Shed and write in your Reading Record when you read at home, then put it on SeeSaw.

Miss Mullinger and Miss Busby