Year 5 Home learning 9.9.16


Year 5 Home Learning- Friday 9th September 2016




Please encourage your child to read every day for at least 20 minutes.


Maths skills

Ongoing skills work  – continue to practise times tables

A very useful website for your child to play  to develop these times tables skills is:

(approx. 5 minutes – 5 times per week)

Mangahigh Challenge- complete the challenges set linked to Place Value.

If your child does not have internet access then they can complete this section of the homework in school.




Biography Homework

In literacy, we are learning about the difference between biographies and autobiographies. This week for homework, you need to choose a celebrity/someone who inspires you and create a fact file about their life. You can decide on your own categories. These might include name, age, place of birth, career details, special achievements, awards received etc.  You may wish to sketch or print out a picture of your celebrity/inspiring person to accompany your work.

The start of an example is below…

Name: Simon Cowell

AGE: 57

Date of Birth: 13th July 1988

Occupation:  X Factor Judge. And entrepreneur