Home learning in Year 5


Compulsory Homework
  • Reading (15 – 20 mins per evening)
  • Spellings – Spellings will be given on a Friday to be learned for the following Friday, based on phonic or spelling patterns learned throughout the week
  • Number bonds/tables Children should learn to recall multiplication and division facts for multiplication tables up to 12 × 12




Optional Homework Autumn 2019
Homework Title:

Road Trip USA

Suggested Activities:

  • If you could visit the USA, where would you go and what would you see? Can you write a postcard about your American adventures?
  • Can you create your own map of the whole of the USA? What important features can you find?
  • Can you use perspective to create a piece of artwork featuring a well-known American street like 5th Avenue ?
  • Can you create a timeline of all the presidents of the USA?
  • Create your own American music playlist for your road trip to the USA. Bonus points for any songs that mention America or any of the states!