Year 5 Home study

Week 1 - English

1

Day 1

Butterflies - Adverbials

2

Day 2

Ouch! - verbs present and past

3

Day 3

Hunted - Unanswered questions

4

Day 4

Skimbleshanks - parentheses

5

Day 5

London train, Skimbleshanks, Parentheses

Week 1 - Maths

1

Day 1

Mental addition and subtraction strategies

2

Day 2

Vertical subtraction - decompsition

3

Day 3

Counting up to subtract - solve subtractions problems

4

Day 4

Column addition of decimals

5

Day 5

Counting up to find change and money differences

Week 2 - English

1

Day 6

Tuesday - Modal verbs

2

Day 7

Speech bubbles and direct speech punctuation

3

Day 8

Newspaper stories

4

Day 9

Adverbs of certainty

5

Day 10

Headline news

Week 2 - Maths

1

Day 6

Decimals Multiply and divide by 10,100 and 1000

2

Day 7

Decimals Rounding to the nearest tenth and whole

3

Day 8

Using equvalence to compare and order fractions

4

Day 9

Find unit fractions of amounts

5

Day 10

Find non-unit fractions of amounts

Week 3 - English

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1

Day 11

Reading, reflecting on a poem; learning to perform it.

2

Day 12

Revise expanded noun phrases. Identify these in poetry; practise performing a poem.
Download PPT - Noun Phrases

3

Day 13

Use expanded noun phrases and Joseph Coelho’s advice to plan and write own descriptive poem.

4

Day 14

Revise use of commas to separate clauses; practise adding these to sentences
Download PPT - Commas

5

Day 15

Revise use of commas in lists and create own school uniform, describing it’s different parts using commas correctly.

Week 3 - Maths

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1

Day 11

Lowest common multiples and highest common factors

2

Day 12

Explaining short multiplication via grid method
Download PPT - short multiplication

3

Day 13

Using short multiplication to multiply amounts of money

4

Day 14

Use short division of 3-digit numbers to solve problems
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5

Day 15

Use short division of 4-digit numbers to solve problems

Week 4 - English

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1

Day 16

Poem - Superheros + relative clauses
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2

Day 17

More Superheros and relative clauses

3

Day 18

Advertisments and complaints - Persuasive writing

4

Day 19

Advertisments - make your own!

5

Day 20

A Letter to the Editor - writing and presenting

Week 4 - Maths

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1

Day 16

Column addition of 4 and 5 digit numbers
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2

Day 17

Written subtraction (1)
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3

Day 18

Written subtraction (2)

4

Day 19

Temperature (1)
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5

Day 20

Temperature (2)

Week 5 - English

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1

Day 21

Poem 'What do you want to be', Writing a Letter to Wilf Merttens
Download PowerPoint: Noun Phrases 1

2

Day 22

Poems 'Mother to Son', 'Keep on Keepin On', 'Don’t Quit'

3

Day 23

Poem 'Hold Fast to Dreams', Metaphors, Writing a Poem

4

Day 24

Modal Verbs, Writing about Future
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5

Day 25

Writing and Performing a Poem

Week 5 - Maths

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1

Day 21

Addition and subtraction of numbers with 2 decimal places

2

Day 22

Use written addition to add decimals, Use rounding to estimate totals
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3

Day 23

Subtract pairs of numbers with one decimal place

4

Day 24

Identify, visualise, describe properties of 3-D shapes

5

Day 25

Describe properties of prisms and pyramids
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Week 6 - English

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1

Day 26

Famous Speeches, ‘I have a dream’ Speech, Reading a Speech Out Loud

2

Day 27

Malala Yousafzai and her Speech at the United Nations, Letter to Malala

3

Day 28

‘Streets of London’ Song, Language Features, Adapting Lyrics

4

Day 29

Poem 'Old Deuteronomy', Anagrams, Relative Clauses
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5

Day 30

Poem 'Old Deuteronomy' – Third Verse, Comparing Performances, Writing Own Scene

Week 6 - Maths

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1

Day 26

Use mental strategies to multiply by 5, 20, 6, 4 and 8
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2

Day 27

Use mental strategies to divide by 5, 20, 6, 4 and 8

3

Day 28

Describe properties of 2-D shapes, including polygons
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4

Day 29

Describe properties of polygons

5

Day 30

Properties of quadrilaterals

Week 7 - English

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1

Day 31

Story 'Eric', Modal Verbs
Download PowerPoint: 'Eric' Story
Download PowerPoint: Modal Verbs

2

Day 32

Video Version of 'Eric', Practising Modal Verbs

3

Day 33

Modal Verbs, Making an Illustration

4

Day 34

Poem 'Caged Bird', Secret Strings

5

Day 35

Maya Angelou – Author Profile, Performing a Poem

Week 7 - Maths

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1

Day 31

Multiply and divide decimals by 10, 100 and 1000

2

Day 32

Use Frog (counting up) to subtract pairs of decimal numbers
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3

Day 33

Use counting up (Frog) to solve subtraction word problems

4

Day 34

Use grid and short multiplication to multiply 4-digit by 1-digit numbers

5

Day 35

Multiplying a pair of 2-digit numbers using grid multiplication
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Week 8 - English

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1

Day 36

Story 'The Promise', Memorable Phrases, Making an Illustration

2

Day 37

Answering Questions and Reading the Story Out Loud

3

Day 38

Black Redstart, Telling and Summarising the Story

4

Day 39

Sea Myths, Word Classes, Researching Sea-Creatures
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5

Day 40

Poem 'Long, Lone', Writing Ideas

Week 8 - Maths

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1

Day 36

Introduction to percentages
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2

Day 37

Equivalence between percentages and fractions

3

Day 38

Use equivalent fractions to find percentages
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4

Day 39

Count on and back in steps through zero
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5

Day 40

Compare and order negative numbers

Week 9 - English

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1

Day 41

Story 'The Lost Thing', Art that Inspired the Book

2

Day 42

Parenthesis, Writing a Book Review
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3

Day 43

Arthur Robbins’ Illustrations, Poem 'Macavity the Mystery Cat'

4

Day 44

Write a Custody Record, Learning a Poem by Heart

5

Day 45

Read and write a Play Script

Week 9 - Maths

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1

Day 41

Add/ subtract 1, 10, 100, 1000, 10,000 and 100,000 to/ from 6-digit numbers
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2

Day 42

Place 6-digit numbers on landmarked lines

3

Day 43

Plot co-ordinates and draw polygons in two quadrants
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4

Day 44

Describe co-ordinates after a translation

5

Day 45

Reflect a shape and write the new co-ordinates

Week 10 - English

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1

Day 46

Message to myself in six months’ time, Formal and Informal Language
Download PowerPoint: Formal and Informal Language

2

Day 47

Emotions, Write and perform your own message 

3

Day 48

Expanded Noun Phrases
Download PowerPoint: Noun Phrases

4

Day 49

Deanna Rodger’s message, Writing about Memories

5

Day 50

Poem 'These are the hands', Verbs and Nouns, Professions

Week 10 - Maths

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1

Day 46

Revise using counting up (Frog) to subtract pairs of numbers with two decimal places
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2

Day 47

Revise using counting up (Frog) to subtract numbers with different numbers of decimal places. Solve subtraction word problems

3

Day 48

Use counting up to find change and differences between prices

4

Day 49

Read timetables using the 24-hour clock; calculate time intervals
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5

Day 50

Calculate time intervals using the 24-hour clock

Week 11 - English

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1

Day 51

Poem 'Certainty', Adverbs of Possibility
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2

Day 52

News Stories, Writing about Lockdown

3

Day 53

Street Art, Relative Clauses
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4

Day 54

Poem 'The Great Realisation'

5

Day 55

Writing about Future

Week 11 - Maths

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1

Day 51

Multiply and divide numbers mentally drawing on known facts
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2

Day 52

Solve word problems with mental multiplication or division

3

Day 53

Solve single and multi-step problems, deciding which calculations are necessary

4

Day 54

Calculate time intervals using the 24-hour clock
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5

Day 55

Calculate time intervals using the 24-hour clock

Week 12 - English

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1

Day 56

Story 'Sinbad’s Fifth Voyage' Introduction and Part 1, Retelling the Story, Clauses and Conjunctions
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2

Day 57

Story 'Sinbad’s Fifth Voyage' Part 2, Retelling the Story, Phrases and Prepositions

3

Day 58

Story 'Sinbad’s Fifth Voyage' Part 3, Retelling the Story, Writing down a Part of the Story

4

Day 59

Poems 'Moon-Mad', 'Darkness and Light', 'You', Comparing Poems, Learning a Poem by Heart

5

Day 60

Investigating Vocabulary, Draft Poem, Writing an Insult Poem

Week 12 - Maths

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1

Day 56

Find common multiples and common factors
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2

Day 57

Solve problems requiring scaling by simple fractions

3

Day 58

Recognise and use square numbers and cube numbers

4

Day 59

Read/write Roman numerals to 1000
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5

Day 60

Recognise years written in Roman numerals

Week 13 - English

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1

Day 61

Story 'Jabu and the Lion' Part 1, Imagine the rest of the story

2

Day 62

Story 'Jabu and the Lion' Part 2, Adverbials, Retelling the Story
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3

Day 63

Story 'Androcles and the Lion', Comparing Stories, Writing a story about keeping promises

4

Day 64

Poem 'The Tyger', Drafting and Exploring the Poem, Writing Descriptive Sentences

5

Day 65

Answering Questions, and Presenting the Poem

Week 13 - Maths

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1

Day 61

Add and subtract near multiples of 10, 100, 1000
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2

Day 62

Mental strategies to add and subtract

3

Day 63

Understand and use equivalence

4

Day 64

Find areas of squares and rectangles in cm2
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5

Day 65

Estimate the area of irregular shapes

Week 14 - English

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1

Day 66

Story 'The Paradise Garden', Answering Questions, Writing about Illustrations

2

Day 67

Make notes about a character, Imagine your own special place

3

Day 68

Alchemy, Stories 'The Last Alchemist', 'Midas', Comparing Stories

4

Day 69

The Trial of Spinifex, Poem 'Alchemy' 

5

Day 70

Colin Thompson Autobiography, Comparing Two Books, Writing a Story

Week 14 - Maths

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1

Day 66

Use short division to divide, including writing remainders
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2

Day 67

Use short division, expressing the remainders as fractions

3

Day 68

Revise short division, expressing remainders as fractions

4

Day 69

Convert between metric units
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5

Day 70

Know some imperial units and approximate metric equivalents

Week 15 - English

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1

Day 71

Writer Edward Lear, Poem 'The Owl and the Pussycat', Writing about your magical journey

2

Day 72

Researching Vocabulary, Poem 'The Further Adventures of the Owl and the Pussycat', Writing a Poem

3

Day 73

Poem 'The Quangle Wangle’s Hat', Noun Phrases, Describing a creature from the poem
Download PowerPoint: Nouns Phrases

4

Day 74

Poem 'The Pobble Who Has No Toes', Writing the story of The Pobble’s adventure, Handwriting one of the Edward Lear poems
Download 'The Pobble Who Has No Toes' reader

5

Day 75

Edward Lear's limericks, Limerick 'The Old Man', Writing your own limerick

Week 15 - Maths

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1

Day 71

Revise column addition of whole numbers
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2

Day 72

Add lots of numbers with different numbers of digits

3

Day 73

Use column addition to add decimals and measures

4

Day 74

Solving mathematical puzzles: domino problems

5

Day 75

Transformations: reflection and rotation; pentomino puzzles

Week 16 - English

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1

Day 76

Reading and making up jokes

2

Day 77

Escape Puzzles, Reading and Writing about Escapes

3

Day 78

Star Wars Droids, Inventing a Droid, Living Gadgets

4

Day 79

Complete a Crosspoints puzzle, Complete a Crossword, Make up your Crossword

5

Day 80

Make up a revolting menu, Read gross recipes, Make up recipes

Week 16 - Maths

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1

Day 76

Mathematical investigation (1)

2

Day 77

Something to make, Fortune Teller

3

Day 78

Puzzle: Sudoku

4

Day 79

Red – Amber – Green game

5

Day 80

Mathematical investigation (2)

Week 17 - English

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1

Day 81

Amazing Hotels, Poem 'Snake Hotel'

2

Day 82

Strange Sentences, Play Categories, Wordsearches

3

Day 83

Balloon Debate, Room 101

4

Day 84

Riddles, Anagrams, Solving Problems

5

Day 85

Read and make up a school report, Poem 'Targets'

Week 17 - Maths

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1

Day 81

Mathematical investigation (1), Magic Squares

2

Day 82

Something to make, Platonic Solids

3

Day 83

Puzzle, Lines on a chessboard

4

Day 84

Domino chain game

5

Day 85

Mathematical investigation (2), Domino Triangles