Year 5 - Mr Huntley


  • What will your child be learning in Autumn Term?

  • PE

    We have PE on Thursday and Friday. Please ensure that all children have a full PE kit for every lesson. This includes a white T-shirt, black shorts and PE shoes. Trainers are allowed when outside.


  • Reading Books

    Reading books will be sent home daily and we encourage children to read at least twice a week. Your child can earn reading certificates for reading regularly at home.

  • Spellings 

    Spelling is a really important part of our year 5 work. The children will be learning year 5 spelling patterns as well as revising previous spelling patterns, focusing on topic related spellings and common mistakes. Spellings will practised every day in school and a copy will be sent home each week to allow children to also practise at home.

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    Children to be encouraged to use Spelling Shed at home as weekly spellings are updated for children to access using the game.

  • Year 5 and 6 Statutory Spellings

    These are the spellings that your children will be learning this year. Please encourage them to practice at home as often as they can.


  • Extra Support at Home


    Your children have login details for the following websites which will support them in their homework. 

    Times Tables 

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  • Other useful websites:
    Oak Academy have some fantastic lessons for all subjects and all year groups prepared on their website for your children to access from home. 

    Lots of free books to read or listen to online. Use our Year 5 login details:

    Click on the my class login icon.
    Class name: year5lr
    password: year5

    Maths Tutorial Lessons – videos, activities and answer booklets to provide maths lessons linked to what your children have been learning in school recently.

    All Home Lessons

    BBC Education have produced a whole host of materials for KS2.  Follow the KS2 link and then select either Maths or English.   Each area usually has an information section for reading, plus an activity and then quiz which is marked online.  Some aspects require a subscription.

     A site with both Maths and English based quizzes which are marked as you go along.

    A revision site based upon the old Key Stage 2 Tests but still contains lots of useful information for both Maths and English.

    Click on “For Kids” to access some fun games to practise speed of recall of times tables. – hit the button

     This site has loads of Maths games which help to practise a range of skills.
    A range of English games and activities.

     Activities to reinforce and practise a range of spelling rules.








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