Year 5

Hello, Year 5! 

Welcome back Year 5 and happy summer term. This term we will be focusing on Fractions, decimals and percentages in Maths, Parenthesis and subordinate clauses in writing and have a wonder Egyptian Topic lined up for you. 
Homework will be set each week on our class page, just as it was before Christmas. 
As always if you need any support please email the Year 5 team. 


The Year 5 Team


Staff Emails:


Miss Appleby:

Mr Cottingham:


Weekly Homework – WC 23.04.21

Maths Tasks

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This weeks focus is – Practising Multiplication

Log in to Purple Mash to see the activities set by your child’s teacher.


To do multiplication


English Tasks

 Bolsover Church of England Junior School - English

Grammar Challenge.

Challenge – complete the task on Purple Mash – Click here.

Focus: Linking ideas across paragraphs

To do: In the beginning


Help Your Kid Ace The Next Spelling Test

Spelling list is on Spelling Shed. 

Log in and complete the activites to help you learn your spellings.

Suffix or word ending ‘ably’ and ‘ibly’


Reading Task

Reading Programmes: the art of reading for the OED | Oxford English  Dictionary

The expectation in Year 5 for all children is to read every night. Remember to sign your planner after each read.

Who can make 50 reads first?


Year 5 Blog

Monday 1st March

Monday 1st March

Good Morning Year 5, We hope you have had a lovely weekend enjoying the great weather. We have one more week to go before we will be all together again. This week is a little special as it is World Book day on Thursday and we have created some fun activities for you...

Thursday 25th February

Thursday 25th February

Good Morning, We hope you are having a nice week so far and have enjoyed your first Wellbeing Wednesday activity. For today's zoom catch up we would like you to bring your Mood boards that you created yesterday to share with everybody. It will lovely to see them. Mrs...

Monday 22nd February

Monday 22nd February

Good Morning Year 5, Welcome back and we hope you have all had a lovely half term week. As you can see on our page we have some wonderful new learning for you all to begin this half term. Our science topic looks at living things and the first lesson tells you all...

Useful Links

Purple Mash All subjects
My Maths Maths
Espresso All subjects
Oxford Owl All subjects
Twinkl All subjects
E-books All subjects
Times Table Rock Stars Maths
Audio books English
The Maths Factor Maths
Literacy Trust English
David Walliams Audio books English
Chester Zoo All Subjects
NASA Science
White Rose Maths Maths

Virtual School Libary – Reading

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