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  • Walsall,
  • WS5 3HF.
  • Telephone number: 01922 720761


Please do not begin this work until Monday 13th July 2020


Good morning Year 5

Remember to log on to I Am Learning by 10 am – your teacher can see when you have logged on.


If you run out of space in any exercise books (orange Maths or yellow English book), please ask an adult to contact the office to arrange to pick up a new one.


PE with Joe Wicks (30 minutes)

Optional PE: complete a daily challenge

Grammar (20 minutes)

Complete the task ‘Linking ideas and cohesion (B)’ on


Reading (20 minutes)

Choose a book to read and enjoy with someone at home. This could be a book that you have at home, an e-book or a book that is available on Oxford Owl.


Arithmetic (20 minutes)

Complete the task ‘More addition and subtraction’ on My Maths.

Science (1 ½ hours)

Watch the video to find out about ‘The power of batteries in a circuit’.


Task 1 –

In the document below, there are several circuit diagrams. Identify if the circuits will work or not and why.

Task 2 – Voltage

Voltage is the force that makes the electric current flow. This is measured in volts (V). The greater the voltage, the more current will flow. If you look at a cell, it tells you how many volts there are.


Watch the video below. What happens when the lady increased the voltage? Why? How many volts are in the mains electricity?


In the document below, there are some circuit diagrams. In which circuit will the bulb(s) be brightest? In which circuit will the bulb(s) be least bright? Explain your answers.

Votes for schools (20 minutes)

See this information on the class pages. Discuss your thoughts with your family.