Abbeymead Primary School

Welcome to Year 5


Curriculum Information

Parent Induction Meeting ppt - Parents Presentation

Autumn 2 Homework

Year group information and curriculum information

Maths - written method progression



Year 5 Maths Objectives  - Click to open

Maths Glossary of Key terms - Click to open

Times tables games



Year 5/6 English Programme of study - Click to open

Appendix 1 - Spelling - Click to open

Appendix 2 - Punctuation and Grammar Click to open


Distance Learning w/c 1st March 2021

Suggested weekly timetable week commencing 01.03.21

Zoom schedule


Maths Weekly Overview - Week 2 - Understanding Percentages


Success Criteria

Pre Ladder

Pre Ladder - answers

Fluency Reasoning PS

Fluency Reasoning PS - Answers


Percentages in Real Life as word doc

Percentages in Real Life as PDF


Year 5 Activity Mat 1

Year 5 Activity Mat 2



English Weekly Overview

Monday_Formal Language Mini Test

Tuesday_Relative Clauses Main Activity

Wednesday_What are first, second and third person?

Wednesday_Main Activity

Thursday_Fact File Template



Reading activity timetable


Geography (This will probably need to be finished off in School! So just do as much as you can :) )

Geography Presentation - Anglo-Saxons 

Map handouts

Blank map to label 7 kingdoms

Blank map to label 7 kingdoms with support

Anglo Saxon village to design

Saxon Place Names



Please work through the activities at your own pace.


Additional activities - feel free to complete


Have a look at:  (photography activity) and have a go. We'd love to see one of your outcomes. The drawing part will be useful for our art sessions in Summer 1. 


A big thank you to Mrs Green for enabling us to share the above with you.


Distance Learning w/c 22nd February 2021

Suggested weekly timetable week commencing 22.02.21

 Zoom Schedule



Maths Weekly Overview - Week 1 - Adding fractions within 1


Fractions quiz (Recap last term's work)



PowerPoint - Add fractions within 1


Success Criteria

Pre Fluency

Fluency - Reasoning- Problem Solving

DD1 & DD2

Fractions Jigsaw for DD2



English Weekly Overview_22.02.21


Wednesday_Introduction to Modal Verbs

Wednesday_Modal Verbs Activity_1

Wednesday_Modal Verbs Activity_2

Wednesday_Modal Verbs Activity_3

Thursday_Conjunctions and Modal Verbs



First News: (Type code FNLOCKDOWN3 ) 

Monday - Time Travel Diaries summary of the next few chapters

Tuesday - Chapter 43 of Time Travel Diaries

Wednesday Chapter 44 including task

If you have read the book already, please do the following: 

Complete the task on Wednesday's document

Write a review of the book - include what you enjoyed / didn't enjoy; who your favourite and least favourite characters were, including why; what you think the main themes were e.g. Harry Potter - friendship / good overcoming evil and finally, who would you recommend this book to (e.g. age 7 and up because...... / if you like adventure because....) - edit your review / check for spelling/punctuation etc)

Thursday Reading Comprehension (including answers) - there are 14 Qs, so feel free to spread this over a few days!



Monday: Time line activity

Tuesday and Wednesday: Who were the Picts Scotti and Anglo Saxons



I'm sure, like me, there are many things that you CANNOT wait to do again!  The following activity allows you to get a bit creative and start to get some of those ideas down.

Looking forward




Spring 1

Distance Learning Week 6  - w/c Monday 8th February 2021

Suggested timetable for week commencing 08.02.21

Zoom Schedule


Maths Weekly Overview - Week 6 Adding and Subtracting fractions

Success Criteria

PowerPoint to support adding and subtracting fractions

Pre-Ladder - Fluency



Problem Solving

DD Task (Link to website at the top of the document if easier)

Digging Deeper Fractions Template



English Overview_WC 08.02.21

Monday_Fronted adverbials

FADs Mat


Wednesday_Show don't tell

Thursday_Mind map wagoll & planner


Reading Activity timetable

Monday text and Qs

Monday reading answers

Tuesday Text and activity

First News Newspaper   (to be used as optional additional reading material)


History Overview_WC 08.02.21

History Starter

History_Task 1




We are awaiting a delivery, so once we've taken purchase of it, all will be revealed! 




Please see project below




Please see last week's task - Lockdown Activity menu

Additional ABC activity  (thank you to Mrs. Green for the resources)



ICT     It is Internet Safety Day on Tuesday and as such, we have the following activity for children to complete (It is not on the timetable, so please fit it in to suit you!)

KS2 PowerPoint - Safer Internet Day 2021

KS2 Activity - Safer Internet Day 2021


Distance Learning Week commencing 1st February 2021

Suggested timetable for week commencing 1.2.2021

Zoom Schedule



Maths Weekly Overview - Comparing and Ordering fractions less than 1

Success Criteria Comparing and Ordering less than 1

Compare & Order Less Than 1 Pre Fluency

Compare & Order Fluency

Fluency Answers - please use these ones!

Compare & Order Less Than 1 Reasoning & Problem Solving

Digging Deeper 1 & 2



English WC_01.02.21


Monday_Onomatopoeia Help

Monday_Onomatopoeia Matching Activity

Tuesday_Metaphor Finding Activity

Tuesday_Metaphors Main Activity

Wednesday_Direct Speech Activity

Thursday_Direct Speech Activity



February 1st Reading Activity Timetable

Monday Activity

Monday answers

Tuesday Activity

Wednesday Example

Thursday 60 second read and answers 1

Thursday 60 second read and answers 2

Thursday 60 second read and answers 3

Friday will be Zoom reading session and discussion

Year 5 Bookmark



History Starter

History Overview WC_01.02.21


Artist Study

Artist Study Template


Music Activity


Lockdown activity ideas

Pick one or two activities from the first two pages. DON'T complete them all, as these can run over next week and you may be able to do one or two during half-term.

Create a photo collage or short video of anything you are proud of and upload to Dojo.

Please also include whether you would be happy for your work to potentially  be shared.


Continue with Italy project below

Distance Learning Week Commencing 25th January 2021

Spring 1

Suggested weekly timetable for home learning - WC 25.01.21

 Zoom Schedule


Maths Weekly Overview - Week 4

Success Criteria Mixed Numbers to Improper Fractions

Pre Fluency

Fluency Ladder

Reasoning and Problem Solving

Digging Deeper 1 and 2



Reading Activity Timetable

Monday Task and Questions

Tuesday Task and Questions

Monday and Tuesday Answers

Wednesday Task and Questions

Wednesday Answers

Thursday Task

Friday - join Zoom (9a.m) for another installment of the story



English Activity Timetable_WC 25.01.2021

Tuesday_What is Personification

Tuesday_Personification (mix and match activity)

Tuesday_Personification (mix and match_ANSWERS)

Wednesday_Hyperbole Help

Thursday_Settings Description Images

Thurs & Friday_Describing Setting Word Mat

Thurs & Friday_Setting Description WAGOLL

Friday_Planning Setting Description

Friday_Roman Descriptive Word Mat


Science Activity Timetable_WC 25.01.21


Continue with Italy project below 



Roman Coins Activity


Friday's ABC Warm-up

Friday's ABC Activities


Q: What does it mean to be a Muslim in Britain today?

Muslim in Britain PowerPoint 

Five Pillars Additional Information


Optional templates for support 

Mosque template

Five Pillars Template

Distance Learning Week commencing 18th January 2021

Spring 1

Suggested timetable for week commencing 18.1.2021

Zoom Schedule



Maths - Improper fractions to mixed numbers

Maths Weekly Overview (Week 3)

Pre Fluency

Pre Fluency Answers

Success Criteria

Fluency ladder (with answers)

Reasoning (with answers)

Problem Solving (with answers)

Digging Deeper 1 + 2 (With answers)



English Overview WC 18.01.21

Monday_SPaG Starter_English

Tuesday_Main Activity_English

Wednesday_Compound sentences activities

Wednesday_ANSWERS for compound activity

Thursday_Character descriptions

Thursday_Character Description Help

Thursday_Figurative Language Help

Friday_History Hackers: Roman Rescue snippet

Friday_Character planning



Reading Activity timetable

Chapter 9

Chapter 10

Wednesday 60 second reads 1

60 second read 1 answers

Wednesday 60 second reads 2

Wednesday 60 second read 2 answers

Chapters 11 and 12

Thursday Boudicca 1

Thursday Boudicca 1 answers

Thursday Boudicca 2 (includes answers)

Friday's session is a Zoom read with Mrs. C



*Please click and read the guidance below. Originally this would have been taught over a few weeks in school, so please don't panic and think you have to fit this in in 2 lessons! We've renamed it 'Mini Project' to reflect this.

Italy 'Mini Project' Guidance



Italy PowerPoint with Mrs Wheeldon Speaking 

Italy PowerPoint Only

Italy Case Study - PowerPoint as Video


'Session 1' resources - Dolomite Mountains and Cambrian Mountains 

See think wonder activity (Further photos of Italy)

See think wonder template

Travel Brochure Template (Dolomites v Cambrian)


'Session 2' resources - River Po Italy 

Topographical features Italy

Planning sheets River Po Report 

Planning sheets River Po Report - PDF Format


WAGOLLS  (What A Good One Looks Like) and templates 
Have a look at these to help you decide how you would like to present your report on the River Po.

WAGOLL Italy Fact File

WAGOLL report with images

WAGOLL report

Template options for report

River Po Report Checklist



History Learning Mat_WC 18.01.21

Boudicca task




 Roman Mosaic Making


End of week Foundation subject activities

Friday's ABC activity

Friday's Music activity




Summer 2:

Week 1 - 01.06.2020

Learning Activity Mat

English - SPaG

Reading - Question Stems

Maths - Lesson 1     Lesson 2    Lesson 3   Lesson 4

Maths answers - Lesson 1   Lesson 2   Lesson 3    Lesson 4

Week 2 - 08.06.2020

Learning Activity Mat

English - SPaG  

Reading - Question Stems

Maths - 

Lesson 1 - Decimals as fractions                                Lesson 1 Answers - Decimals as fractions 

Lesson 2 - Understand thousandths                          Lesson 2 Answers - Understand thousandths

Lesson 3 - Rounding decimals 2019                          Lesson 3 Answers - Rounding decimals 

Lesson 4 - Order and compare decimals                  Lesson 4 Answers - Order and compare decimals 

RE - What is commitment?

My Commitment Log

A Commitment Acrostic Activity 

Week 3 - 15.06.2020

Learning Activity Mat

English - SPaG       SPaG Answers

Reading - Question Stems        FIRSTNEWS_730

Maths (Yr 5) -         Lesson 1       Lesson 1 Answers        Lesson 2       Lesson 2 Answers       Lesson 3     Lesson 3 Answers     Lesson 4     Lesson 4 Answers

(Yr 4) -   Lesson 1    Lesson 1 Answers     Lesson 2     Lesson 2 Answers     Lesson 3     Lesson 3 Answers     Lesson 4    Lesson 4 Answers

Science - On Target            Moon Rover

Week 4 - 22.06.2020

English (Y5)....please ensure children that are in on Mon/Tue  or Th/Fri do not complete the purple task at home. Thank you

 Learning mat 22.06.2020    Images       Task one example       

Modal Verbs explained

SPaG activity

Maths (Y5)   Day 1      Answers      Day 2     Answers       

Day 3      Answers            Day 4     Answers


Week 5    29.06.20

Year 5 Home Learning mat week commencing 29th June 2020.pdf


1a Daily News Story.pdf

Investigate Explore Write Task 2 & 3.pdf

Reducing carbon footprint powerpoint for explore task

SPaG Relative Clause


Maths Video Links

1 - Maths Measuring with a protractor

Lesson 2-Drawing-lines-and-angles-accurately.pdf

Lesson 3-Calculating-angles-on-a-straight-line.pdf

Lesson 4-Calculating-angles-around-a-point.pdf



Week 10 Answers



Earth and Space Escape the Room.pptx

Recording Sheet Science.pdf

Clue Cards Science.pdf

Answer Sheet Science.pdf


Week 6 - 06.07.2020

Year 5 Home Learning mat W/C 6th July 2020


FADs Help_Fronted Adverbials Explanation.ppt

FADs Help_Fronted Adverbials Word Cards

English Task 2_Underneath


Task 2 & 3 FADs Word Mat


Lesson 1 - Regular and irregular polygons

Lesson 1 Answers - Regular and irregular polygons

Lesson 2 - Reasoning about 3D shapes

Lesson 2 Answers - Reasoning about 3D shapes

Lesson 3 - Reflection

Lesson 3 Answers - Reflection

Lesson 4 - Translation

Lesson 4 Answers - Translation


Escape the Wind Tunnel Clue Cards

Escape the Wind Tunnel Recording Sheet

Escape the Wind Tunnel Answers.pptx

Escape the Wind Tunnel Answers.pdf


Week 7 - 13.07.2020

Year 5 Home Learning Mat W/C 13th July 2020


Final writing task


Lesson 1 - Metric units

Lesson 1 Answers - Metric units

Lesson 2 - Imperial units

Lesson 2 Answers - Imperial units

Lesson 3 - Converting units of time

Lesson 3 Answers - Converting units of time

Lesson 4 - Timetables

Lesson 4 Answers - Timetables

Summer 1

Week 1 - 20th April 2020

Diary - WAGOLL

First Addition  - Newspaper

Week 2 - 27th April 2020

Resources for week 1 and 2

Newspaper - WAGOLL

DT - Instructions

Science - Game

Science - Life cycles

Slow write and newspaper images - Pictures


Week 3 - May 4th 2020.pdf


Dissolving Experiment.pdf

Science Year 5 planning template.doc

Information text checklist.docx


Week 4 - 11.5.2020

Learning Mat

Resources - English Success Criteria

Resources - Art

Resources - PE

Resources - Bingo

White Rose Maths worksheets and answers (week 4)





Lesson 3 Convert between Improper and mixed numbers 2019.pdf

Lesson 3 Answers Convert between Improper and mixed numbers 2019.pdf

Lesson 4 Compare and order fractions less than 1 2019.pdf

Lesson 4 Answers Compare and order fractions less than 1 2019.pdf


Week 5 - 18.05.20

Week 5 Learning Mat

English_Success Criteria

History_Games List

English_Storm Unicorn_WAGOLL.docx

English_KS2_WAGOLL (What a good one looks like)


Self Evaluation Check List.pdf

Maths Week 5 

Week 5 - All lessons and answers




Autumn 2 - Week 1 and 2

English Free Write images

Suggested Daily Activities.docx

English - Little Red Riding Hood Play script.docx

English - MSND playscript example

English - Forest in Flames p10-14

Uplevelling SPAG sentences Page 15

Maths Investigations.docx

Maths - Outside scavenger hunt.pdf


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