Church Road, Astwood Bank
Redditch, Worcestershire, B96 6EH
01527 892 681

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Welcome to Year 5 

5K Mrs Khan, Mrs Chambers and Mrs Harrison

5R Mrs Roberts, Mrs Harrison and Mrs Hale

If you have any questions or worries, please email us using the following email address:  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

English:  Egyptian Cinderella and Secrets of A Sun King.

           Egyptian Cinderella : Climo, Shirley: Books                                   Secrets of a Sun King by Emma Carroll | Waterstones




                                 Multiplication & Division:

Multiply 2, 3 & 4 digit numbers by one digit numbers. Multiply 2 digit by 2 digit numbers using Area Model.


In Maths we use Key Instant Recall Facts (KIRFs) to help with children's fluency of   number. Please find below (drop file section) examples of the KIRFs we use in Year 5.         

Topic:                                           Ancient Egyptians.  

   What was the nature of clothes in the ancient Egyptian civilization? -  EgyptToday

RE:  Why do some people believe God exists? Can people live by the values of Jesus in the twenty - first century?


                 Spellings to be tested every Wednesday.

 Home Learning:          Spellings for week commencing 24th Jan 2022

membership            ownership             partnership            dictatorship           championship                

 craftsmanship                  fellowship               apprenticeship            citizenship                 sponsorship    Children who are isolating should learn these spellings by writing them in sentences so that they understand the meanings of these words.

For English, they need to write their own version of the story based on "Egyptian Cinderella". 

Maths : Find maths worksheets below in the drop down folder for multiplication.

See MyMaths for Maths Homework.

Rapid Reading and Nessy:  If your child uses Rapid Reading, please ensure that you are reading regularly and try to complete your weekly rapid reading activities by Friday of each week. This will allow us to re-allocate you a new book for the following week. 

Don't forget to checkout School Games and Sports Matches page to find out your House Points score and lots of fun activities for you all to score some more.

Here are some useful websites:

Purple Mash 

Home Learning White Rose Maths 

We have a school subscription to Espresso (Username: student31672, Password: astwood) 

Timestables  practice:  TTRockstars                                                                              

Maths Homework:  MyMaths                                     

Maths activities and games:  Top Marks         

BBC Bitesize 

Woodlands Primary


English Glossary -  Explanation of Terminology