Christ the King RC Primary School

Christ the King RC Primary School

Christ at the Heart Of All We Do

Year 5 Home Learning

Welcome to Year 5's Home Learning Page 

Date: Wednesday 6th - Friday 8th January 2021

Good morning Year 5

I hope you are all well. We missed you all in school yesterday. Below is your home learning for the remainder of this week. You have many exciting activities to complete... have fun!

Try to make your day like a school day. Complete English and Maths activities in the morning then complete your spellings, RE or Science in the afternoon. Don't forget to keep practising your timestables and try reading everyday.

If you need any help or if you want to send in your completed work including photos, please send these to your class email which will be checked daily   

Take care Year 5 and continue to work hard.


To access this week's work you will need to register with lovereading4kids. You may have an account already from the work you did last year. To do this follow this link

This week and next week, you will explore what is in our Solar System, the famous ‘Space Race’ and the thrilling, true survival space story – Apollo 13. Please click on the link below. 

Year 5 Space Race Week 1 

When following links online, parents should monitor that children are remaining on that page only and are keeping safe online.

Spellings week commencing 04/01/2021

Try to practise these every day for about 20 minutes. Put them into sensible sentences. 

  1. cow’s
  2. cows
  3. Fred’s
  4. Freds
  5. neighbours
  6. neighbour’s
  7. friends
  8. friend’s
  9. dogs
  10. dog’s


This week, you will study 2D shapes. In your home learning pack you will find activities for you to complete over the next three days. Special mathematical paper has been included. 

Can you remember some of the properties of 2D shapes from your time in Year 4?

Click on the link below to refresh your memory. 

2D vocabulary refresher 


Activity 1 

Activity 2 


Isometric paper 

Activity 1

Activity 2

Now take a look at BBC bitesize. They have lots of shape activities. Click on the link below and scroll down to the classifying quadrilaterals section BBC bitesize


Activity 1

Challenge ~ what do you now know?

Religious Education

January 6th is the feast of the Epiphany and your RE work, to be completed on Wednesday, is based on this important event in the Church's year.

Remember to take down your Christmas decorations today!

Wednesday's activity

Matthew 2


Your new topic this half term is space - the solar system. This week, you will spend some time looking at some important factual information. Over the next few weeks, we will then look very closely at the solar system. If you want to challenge yourself, try carrying out some research of your own. Please email your class email any extra work that you complete on this - Mrs Webster may move you to pot of gold.  

Please read the factual information below and complete the tasks. 

Page 1          Page  2     Page 3      Page 4      Page 5 


Task 1 part a           

Task 1 part b

Task 2


Learning Links



Purple Mash

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