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 Summer 2019
Homework Title:

Miners, Mechanics and Me!

Suggested Activities:

  • Imagine you are a young miner. Can you write a diary about what life is like for you?
  • Can you create your own image/painting of an industrial landscape?
  • Research your local area. What industries existed in the past? How has it changed over time?
  • Thinking about all the industries we have learned about in history, create your dream job in an industry of your choice. What skills will you need? Why is this job so important to you?