Saltdean Primary School

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Year 5

Welcome to the Year 5 area! Your one-stop shop for updates on the latest topics, homework, trips and news. 

 

Autumn Term 1: The Vikings

*Reminder* Viking Day is Tuesday 16th October. We can't wait to see you in your costumes!

 

YEAR 5 HOMEWORK 

 

Year 5 Homework                                         DUE IN 17.10.18

Literacy

To continue with our class target, modal verbs, we have given the pupils a worksheet with this as a focus. If anyone misplaces their sheets, copies can be found below. 

Maths

Please log on to Mathletics and complete the allocated tasks. When you have completed these, feel free to explore the rest of the website and play some more games!

 

Spelling

Here is the link to a spelling game! https://www.spellzone.com/word_lists/games-4624.htm 

Year 5 words

explanation

recommend

appreciate

muscle

thorough

suggest

guarantee


 STRATEGIES 

  1. Finding/ highlighting words within words Eg. There is a rat in separate.
  2. Mnemonics E.g. Big Elephants Can Always Upset Small Elephants (because).
  3. Seed Write! Set a timer, how many times can you write your word accurately in 2 minutes.
  4. Practise spellings using paint, chalk or even writing them in sand, sugar or shaving foam.
  5. Bounce a ball outside, one bounce per letter.
  6. Write words with eyes closed.
  7. Play hangman.
  8. Drawing the word – use an image to help visualise the spelling.
  9. Sounding out words as they are spelt. Eg. Wed-nes-day. ‘Say it silly’! 
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