Year 5

Contact Mr Lydon by e-mail:


Hello, Year 5!

Welcome to the Year 5 Home Learning page.


Every week, your home learning will include:

  • Reading at least 3 times per week – hand in signed reading tickets
  • Times tables to be practised at least 3 times per week on TT Rockstars
  • Spellings to be practised that week (see task below)
  • A further task for either English, Maths or Topic (see task below).

You will have a green Homework book for any tasks that need to be written out.

You may also send photos of your work to the Y5 Home Learning email address above.

Your log in details for TT Rockstars, Purple Mash and Active Learn Primary will be stuck inside the cover of your homework book. If you lose these log in details, please email Year 5 Home Learning (see address above).

Homework will be given out on Monday and should be completed and handed in by Friday.


Homework 04/01/21 – hand in by Friday 8th January



  • Read your school reading book at least 3 times every week.
  • Hand in a signed reading ticket for each day that you have done some reading.
  • If you have other books at home that you enjoy reading, please read these too! But you must make time for your school reading book first.
  • If you do not have your reading book, log in to Active Learn Primary to read an e-book, which will be on the same book band.
  • Click on the link:


Times tables

  • Practise at least 3 times per week on TT Rockstars
  • Click on the link:
  • If you cannot log in to TT Rockstars, you will be given a times table sheet in your green homework book to complete instead.




  • to
  • too
  • two
  • your
  • you’re
  • there
  • their
  • they’re


  • Write a sentence using each homophone correctly.
  • Best joined handwriting.
  • Check all punctuation, including capitals, full stops and apostrophes.

This term, we will start learning the Year 5 & 6 statutory words and spelling patterns. The whole list can be downloaded at the bottom of this page for further practice.



Recognising word classes:

Read the short story, Under The Lights (you will be given a sheet or you can download it below).

Find and copy 4 examples of each type of word:

  1. common nouns
  2. verbs
  3. adjectives
  4. proper nouns
  5. pronouns



Have a great week!

Mr Lydon



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Bishop Lonsdale Primary School

186 St Alban's Road
DE22 3HH

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