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Monday 1st March


Home Learning Activities to complete:


Today we are revising calculations with Mrs Linford.


Listen carefully to the lesson before having a go at the activities at the end of the lesson. You can write the answers in your book/on paper.



Times Table Rockstars – 10 mins  


Today we will be continuing our Biography writing Unit.


In this lesson, we will plan our biography on Harriet Tubman, who led hundreds of enslaved people to freedom. We will use our previous notes from Lesson 4 and collate them into a plan ready to write.


You may want to watch the following video to find out more about Harriet Tubman


You can write it on the sheet/exercise book/paper.



Spellings practise (see website) – 10 mins  


Reading – Enjoy reading a chapter or 2 of your own book. There's a link to Oxford Owl on the Y5 Home Learning page if you want something new to read.

Foundation Subject


History - Ancient Greece


Today we are going to be learning about Ancient Greek warfare. Listen to Mr Humphreys carefully before having a go at drawing your own Greek soldier.


You can use the following tutorial to help you.


We can't wait to see your artwork!


Extra- Activities: 


Zoom - 9:30 Witham, 10:15 Avon and 11:00 Derwent. 

Click on the link on the Home Learning page to join your teachers for a chat about this week's work.


Spellings (see website) – 10 mins

Read Theory – login to access reading comprehension


Challenges on Y5 home learning page.


Daily Reading        

Keep reading! Spend some time each day, curled up with a good book!