Woodbridge Junior School

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Year 5 Home Learning

Summer 2

Maths

In Maths this half term, we will be learning how to calculate the area, perimeter and volume of shapes. Try these activities below:

English

This half term, we are learning how to write a narrative. We will be exploring the story recipe 'The Journey'. Use the story recipe below to plan and write your own version of a journey. There are also some grammar and punctuation lessons to help you improve your writing.

Geography

This half term, we are learning all about mountains, volcanoes and earthquake zones. Follow the activities below:

Summer 1

Maths

In Maths this half term, we are learning about position and movement. Follow the link below to watch some videos and then have a go at the activities below.

English

In English, we will be writing a non-chronological report about Life in Space. Do some research of your own and have a go at writing your own report. Follow the links below to help you structure a report and use the write grammar and punctuation.

Topic

In Topic this half term, we will learning all about live in Space. Follow the lessons below to understand our solar system and the world beyond our Earth.

Spring 2

Maths

This half term, we are learning all about decimals. Read the link below and then have a go at the activities.

English

At the beginning of this half term, we are learning all about poetry. Find a poem that you like and have a go at performing it. If you feel confident enough, you could even record yourself performing this poem. Later on the the term, we will writing letters. We will continue to explore complex sentences structures. Follow the lessons below and then have a go at the activities.

Have a go at writing your own letter to a friend about a day that you can remember. Follow the layout on the document below.

Topic

Our topic for this half term is understanding all about growth and development of the human body as you get older. We will be learning about how to keep our body healthy. Follow the lessons belows.

Autumn 2

Maths

Have a go at completing the multiplication and division pages below. Also, continue to practise your times tables using Times Tables Rockstars.

English

This half term, we are going to be writing a biography on Joan Miro (who is a Spanish artist). Do some of your own research and have a go at writing your own biography about a different artist. Complete the other work below first to improve your own writing.

Topic

This half term, we are exploring art from all around the world and creating our own version of art. Research different artist from different countries and create your own style. You could also try photography of your art.

Autumn 1

Maths

Consolidate your place value understanding by working your way through this booklet.

English

This half term we are working on writing narratives. Using inverted commas is a key skill when writing narratives so work your way through the inverted commas tasks and then have a go at writing your own narrative.

Topic

This half term, we are looking at the rainforest and answering the question 'could we survive without the rainforest?'. This work below looks at deforestation and the impact it has on us. Learn all about deforestation and then create a poster to make other people aware.

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