Year 5

Year 5 Home Learning/Activities

Suggested activities

Reading/Reading comprehension

Writing task/write a daily diary

Maths task/Mathletics/Times tables rock stars

Daily reading

Art/creativity (of your choice)

Sport – keep active



Our Geography learning is rivers – continue learning/researching rivers from around the world and in the UK.  

Spend time learning and finding out about the water cycle too! You can create a PowerPoint/draw a diagram/write about it/make a leaflet.

Design Technology

Our DT would have been baking hot cross buns – if you are able to then have a go at baking your own at home! A great recipe is from cupcake Jemma – but you can use any recipe of your choice! If you like you can take photos of your baking!


Spend time finding out about Easter around the world. Create your own poster celebrating Easter from around the world – drawing pictures and writing about other countries traditions.

Home learning

These tasks should not take up the whole day – do it in short bursts! Spread it out between breaks/lunch/activities

Useful links


Books to read –


GoNoodle –

Joe Wicks kids PE –

Meditation for kids –

Board games

Mindful colouring

113 fun things to do –

Science experiment ideas –


If you can get outside, even in the garden, remember to go out for some fresh air and where possible do some home learning outside, play games and keep active.

Please do not feel like children should be sitting and working the entire time!


Stay safe, see you all soon

Mrs Crockett J

Book Review Template
Easter Reading Comprehension Activity
Spelling List Word Search – Double Consonant
Spelling List Wordsearch – Tricky Ending
Homophones Activity Sheet
Spelling List Wordsearch – Initial Sound Followed by Double Consonant
Grammar Adverbials for Linking Sentences and Paragraphs
KS2 Ultimate Times Tables Challenge
Maths Assessment Fractions
Questions for Reading Bookmarks
The Last Supper Reading Comprehension Activity
Word List and Checklist
Wordsearch Template
Packing an Explorers Backpack Activity Sheet
Fraction Wall Resource
Long Multiplication Practice 3 Digits x 2 Digits
Subtract Fractions with Denominators that are Multiples Activity Sheet
The Mystery of the Brilliant Breakfast Maths Mystery Game
Statutory Spellings
Punctuation: Brackets, Dashes and Commas to Indicate Parenthesis
Find Equivalent Fractions Activity Sheets – Middle Ability
Find Equivalent Fractions Activity Sheets – Higher Ability
Uplevelling Sentences Activity Sheets – Family Love
Uplevelling Sentences Activity Sheets – Living in Technicolour
Uplevelling Sentences Activity Sheets – Stalking Its Prey
Uplevelling Sentences Activity Sheets – Time Flies
Uplevelling Sentences Activity Sheets – Tiny Turtle’s Huge Journey
Reading Response Board Game
Reading Response Board Game Instructions