Year 5

Miss Rainbow

miss rainbow

Welcome to Year 5!

My name is Miss Rainbow and I am the Science Lead here at Mobberley C of E Primary School.

Dear Parents and Carers,

Due to the forced school closures, I have prepared a range of resources that your child can access at home to ensure a continuation in their learning. This page will be updated with weekly learning from Monday 23rd March.

Talking to your child about why we are not in school.

Look at the links below for advice on discussing the current issues with young children.

Below, you will find an array of learning and activities for your children during this time. (Maths, English, History/Geography, Science, Wellbeing, Physical Activities).

Please ensure you have a good look at everything! There are lots of useful websites suggested too that you may want to access with your children.

Home learning work

Here is a suggested timetable to follow.  Please try to keep your child’s routine as normal as possible.




Daily timetable

Easter  6th-24th April

Below you will find a range of activities you may wish to do with your child over the Easter break. I have put up enough activities for you to stick to a Monday to Friday timetable if you wish, but they have also been designed for you to be able to dip in and out of them if there other activities you would like to do with your child during this time.

I am still happy to reply to any emails during this time and will continue to put up pictures on the class Instagram account so please feel free to send any work you wish to share.


For some of the activities below you will find they are broken down into 1,2 or 3 star activities with 1 star being the most accessible and 3 being the most challenging. I would suggest trying your child on the 2 star activity first, if they find this too difficult complete the 1 star, if they find it too easy, try the 3 star.

I have also uploaded a new spelling list for you to complete with your child at home and some activities they can complete at home to support them in learning their spellings

Week 1                                                                                                Week 2

Monday –  Reading comprehension activity 1              Monday – Reading Comprehension Activity 3

Tuesday –  Reading comprehension activity 2             Tuesday – Reading comprehension activity 4

Wednesday –  SPAG Activity 1                                         Wednesday – SPAG Activity 2

Thursday –   Writing activity 1                                         Thursday – Writing activity 2

Friday –  Learn spellings (use activities)                       Friday – Learn spellings (use activities)

Spelling lists

Spelling activities 2


The link below is for a year 5 multiplication and division workbook. Children can work their way through the pages of work.

Multiplication and division workbook

I would also recommend getting the children to continue logging on to TTrockstars and 5 a day Maths.



After the Easter break we will be finding out about Space.

Children can choose to complete one or two of the activities in the list below.

Space home learning activities

They may also want to complete a moon diary.

Phases of the Moon Homework Sheet


Below you will find a range of art activities for the children to complete.

Drawing Figures Activity Sheet Drawing Perspective Activity Sheet Drawing Techniques PowerPoint Drawing Texture Activity Sheet Drawing with Charcoal Activity Sheets Shading Circles Activity Sheet Shading Objects Activity Sheet

Easter Activities

Design Your Own Easter Eggs Worksheet Easter Chick Paper Model Easter Egg Mindfulness Greetings Cards Easter Jokes Matching Activity Easter Multiplication Mosaics Differentiated Activity Sheets Easter Recipe Booklet KS2 Emoji Easter Holiday WriteUp Activity Sheet LKS2 Easter Spelling Patterns Mosaic Activity Pack Spring Mindfulness Colouring Bookmarks

Below is also a link to an Easter that has a whole range of different learning activities you may want to complete like learning sign language or morse code!


Fun Challenges

You may want to use the Easter break to focus on looking at some life skills with children or doing some fun challenges with them. I have put together of list of fun ‘taskmaster’ style challenges I will be putting on the class Instagram each day – there is also a list of all the challenges below if you do not have access to this.

Taskmaster challenges for year 5

Below there is a list of some life skills you may want to tick off (some will need adult supervision).

Life skills challenges 2

I hope you all have a lovely Easter break, despite the strange times we are in! I look forward to seeing everything you get up to.


Miss Rainbow


Week beginning 30th March 2020


Monday: Complete this reading activity Monday – reading activity

Tuesday – Friday:English lessons


Monday – Friday: Maths work


2 activities to complete during your afternoon lessons: Science Activity

Link to video:


Mrs Barker has also sent some German work you may want to complete over the next few weeks. Click on the link below to see activities she has set.

German Year 5 & 6 Home Learning


Mrs Eadie would like you to complete the project in the link below.

YR5 Music project Carnival of the Animals (1)


If you have any issues accessing the links, please email me and I will send you the links via email.


Week beginning 23rd March 2020

Please make sure you read a book for at least 15 to 20 minutes every day.

Please click on the link below to access the English work for this week

English work – Week Beginning 23rd March

Please click on the link below to access the Maths learning for this week

Maths work – Week beginning 23rd March

Please click on the link below to access the Topic learning for this week

Topic work – Week beginning 23rd March

Please also look through the links below where you will find lots of fun games to complete throughout the week.

I have set up a class Instagram account so we can see all the wonderful work everyone is doing at home. This is a private account so only our class can see what’s on there. Click on the link here to find it. Please email me any pictures of your work so I can add them.

Miss Rainbow


Useful links

A TWINKL login

Also included will be a Twinkl login for Parents that will allow you to access a whole host of resources to support your child, including SAT style papers, themed helpsheets and activities with crib sheets.

Please see:





Maths Homework will be set using MyMaths


The school has subscribed to MyMaths, an interactive Maths website for teaching, learning, revising and enjoying mathematics. Usernames and passwords have been given to pupils in years 1 – 6 and sent home to parents in a letter.

  • How do I find the homework my child has been set? When you go to the MyMaths homepage you will need to log in using your child’s new school username and password. You will then see some more boxes labelled ‘My Portal’ where you can put in your child’s username and password. In here you should see your child’s homework on the first screen you come to. If you can’t see it, then make sure you are on your homework page by clicking the ‘My Homework’ tab on the left hand side of the page.

IXL Learning – Please try to use this at least once per week.

The website gives children questions based on mathematics that we have already learnt about in class and will hopefully encourage them to revisit concepts from earlier in the year.

Gareth Metcalfe Live Maths Daily Lessons – live lessons and resources for KS2 children and ideas for activities and games for younger children for maths.

5 a Day – 5 a day maths questions, plus videos and worksheets on many areas of maths – suitable for Years 3 – 6.

Maths Made Easy – Interactive and downloadable resources for Years 1 – 6.

STEM Maths – Be A Mathematician – lots of Maths games and challenges to download for ages 5-14.

Maths Shed – Maths games and resources for all year groups.



Spelling Shed (lots of spelling activities, games and interactive resources)

BBC Bitesize

Oxford Owl  Reading activities and e-books.

Literacy shed Lots of exciting videos to inspire writing

 Outdoor activities

Every weekday starting Monday 23rd March Joe Wicks will be doing 30 minute live workouts on his youtube channel. A great way to get kids exercising at home.

Joe Wicks





Tuesday 15th October

Today we travelled to Chester Cathedral to take part in a Pilgrim Day. We had a fantastic time and learnt lots about the Pilgrims who visit Chester Cathedral and the monks who used to live there. In the afternoon, we were split into groups and got to make mosaics, sugar craft monks, stained glass windows and art inspired by bible stories.

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