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Irlam Primary School


  1. Year 5 27/01 - 02/02

Year 5 Home Learning for 27/01 - 02/02 2021

The links, videos and worksheets for each lesson can found below the timetable. Assemblies can be found here - try to watch one each day. The Daily Challenges can be found here. For the other extra activities, you can choose between TT Rockstars, Reading Planet and your Workbooks.


Maths - For days 1-4 there is a Reasoning Starter which includes a video and follow up activity to download. For the main part of the lesson, there is a video lesson and a worksheet to download.  The Worksheets can be printed, worked from on screen or edited on the screen using the 'Fill and Sign' tools. Day 5 is a Reasoning/Problem Solving Day. If you are accessing the website from a phone, check that you are doing the work in the correct order as it sometimes mixes them up.

Wednesday 27/01 

Reasoning Starter   

Inventing Measures -

Main Part of Lesson 

Timetables -

 1. STARTER Inventing Measures.pdfDownload
 1. Timetables.pdfDownload
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Monday 01/02 

Reasoning Starter 

Broken Clocks - 

Main Part of Lesson 

Perimeter of Rectangles -

 4. STARTER Broken Clocks.pdfDownload
 4. Perimeter of Rectangles.pdfDownload
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Thursday 28/01 

Reasoning Starter  

Different Measures -

Main Part of Lesson

Measure Perimeter -

 2. STARTER Different Measures.pdfDownload
 2. Measure Perimeter.pdfDownload
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Tuesday 02/02

Reasoning Starter   

  1. The Clapper -


Friday 29/01 

Reasoning Starter  

Looking at Time -

Main Part of Lesson

Perimeter on a Grid -

 3. STARTER Looking at Time.pdfDownload
 3. Perimeter on a Grid.pdfDownload
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Tuesday 02/02 - Problem Solving

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Wednesday 27th January

Click here for Lesson 1 - Spooky Stories


Friday 29th January

 Handwriting Practise.pdfDownload
 Look Say Cover Write and Check Activity.pdfDownload
 Spelling Maze Activity Sheet.pdfDownload
 Spellings Info.docxDownload
 Spellings Poster.pdfDownload
 Word Search.pdfDownload
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Lesson 3 - PM 

To access the lesson click on the link or watch the accompanying video.

Science - Wednesday 27/01

What are contact forces?

In this lesson, we will learn about contact forces. We will discuss air and water resistance and examine what balance and unbalanced forces are. We will also investigate friction. Based on our investigation we will make conclusions about the causes and characteristics of friction.

Art/Maths - Thursday 28/01

The Big Schools Winterwatch

Follow the link to watch BBC Two’s Winterwatch and RSPB live lesson all about the birds in our environment. The live lesson will cover key skills we are currently learning in Art and Maths as well as prepare ourselves for topics and skills in English and Science.

The live lesson begins at 11am (Thu 28th Jan) and can be found at

Please download the attached sheet to work through during the lesson. You can print this or use the guide to write your answers down. Be sure to let them know you are watching at home and you are in Year 5 at Irlam Primary. You can email them at


 Activity Sheet.pdfDownload
 Parent Guide.pdfDownload
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Fun Friday - Friday 29th January 

 National Theatre DickWhittington 

Parental discretion - usual panto jokes!


P.E - Monday 01/02

EdStart Weekly Challenge

Every week, you will be given different challenges to complete across the week. For today, practise each skill at home and record how many you can do. Your challenge is to improve and find your personal best scores for each skill before next week's challenge where we will ask for your (honest!) scores before the next challenges. Today's challenges are all about co-ordination and power. Here's John to explain!

History - Tuesday 02/02

What was the Golden Age of Greece?

In this lesson, we will learn about the most important cultural contributions of the Ancient Greeks, some of which are influential to this day.