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Please do not begin this work until Friday 27th March 2020.

First, remember to send a message (by 10am) on I Am Learning to your teacher to count as your register mark.


PLEASE NOTE: we have now added suggested timings onto our daily tasks for you to follow if it helps you to organise your day. You do not have to follow these times – talk to an adult at home to decide what will work best for you. If you decide to follow the time, the time in the brackets is a guideline to show how long each activity might take.


Chester Zoo Virtual Tour

From 10am today, there is a virtual tour around Chester Zoo. Look on our Year 5 distance learning page to find the link and more information. 


9:00-9:30 (30mins) PE with Joe Wicks


9:30-10:00 (30 minutes) – Grammar

Read the revision sheet in your pack ‘Commas’. Follow the link below to revise commas in sentences. Then complete the task on I Am Learning ‘Commas for lists and clauses’.


10:00-10:45 (45 minutes) Reading

Read chapter two ‘King Ethelred Hall’ in Beetle Boy. On a post-it note, write down who the main character is and your first impression of them.  Place the post-it note on chapter two in the book. As you read, remember to use a dictionary/look online to find the meaning of any words you do not already know. It is a good idea to magpie vocabulary and the definition so that you can try and use it in your own writing.


Mark KS2 English Comprehension Year 5 Targeted Question Book p.28-29 ‘Wolves in the UK’. You will find the answers on our website. Use your green pen to mark and edit your answers.


Continue reading your chosen e-book on the Reading Cloud.


10:45-11:00 (15 minutes)

Spelling – Get someone to test you on this week’s words. Remember to keep practising any words you did not spell correctly.


ought, nought, rough, though, thorough, plough, roughest, fraught, programme, queue


11 – Take a break


11:30 – 12:30 (1 hour) Maths 

Mark your Maths from yesterday – CGP p.11 Roman Numerals. You will find the answers at the top of this page. Please mark answers neatly in green pen and correct any errors.


Maths – starter: complete the task ‘Mental multiplication’ on I am Learning.

Practising calculations. Complete Year 5 Textbook 1 page 93 in your maths book - start at question 11. Then complete CGP Year 5 Targeted Question Book page 26 in your maths book. Remember the presentation rules (write the short date and the page number as your sub-heading, 1 digit per square, use a pencil and write the full calculation and working out).

Mrs Heminsley’s maths group 2 – Complete Year 5 Textbook 1 page 43 in your Maths book.


12:30-1:30 (1 hour) – lunch


1:30-3:00 (1 hour 30 minutes)

History – On plain A4 paper, create a fact file about Henry VIII. Include information about who he was, his wives, the separation from the Catholic Church and life during Henry VIII’s reign. Remember to use subheadings, technical vocabulary, bullet points and pictures. Use a blue pen for information and a pencil for drawings. The following websites will provide some extra information.


3:00-3:30 (30 minutes) Votes for schools –

See this information on the class pages. Discuss your thoughts with your family. Then make your decision and vote following the instructions on the page.


Have a lovely weekend smiley