St John the Evangelist Catholic Primary School

‘Love one another as I have loved you’ John 15;12

Welcome to the new Year 5s! 

Here you will find a short video from your (very excited) new teachers
and some transition tasks to complete. Simply click on the task link to download the task.

We can't wait for September and all the fun we are going to have together next year.

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Year 5 Home Learning Activities

Remember to keep visiting our page to check for any updates or new ideas.  

Keep learning, keep busy, keep safe!


Please complete assignments on Spelling Shed.

Read at least 15 minutes a day on Bug Club.

Visit Pobble for daily writing activities.

Summer 2 Around the World in 80 Days

A weekly English task will be set on Seesaw. 

Around the World in 80 Days English Ideas



Summer 1 Stand and Deliver     

The Highwayman English Ideas.pdf   

The Highwayman Poem PowerPoint Version

Link to Online Text Version of the Poem

Link to Audio Version of the Poem



Spring 2 Ancient Egypt

English activities for home.pdf

Planning sheet non-chronological report.pdf

Research QR codes.pdf


White Rose Maths (the scheme of work we use in school) are releasing daily videos/activities for all year groups.

Please click the link below to complete this week's lessons!

Additional Activities

Maths Calculations.pdf

Topical Maths Problem Booklet.pdf

Around the World in 80 Days English IdeasTopic

Extra topic work and reading has also been set on Purple Mash. 

Our school login page can be found here:


Summer 2 Around the World in 80 Days

A weekly Topic task will be set on Seesaw.

Our latest knowledge organiser can be found at the bottom of this page.

Around the World in 80 Days Topic Ideas


Summer 1 Stand and Deliver

The Highwayman Topic Ideas.pdf

The Highwayman Art Inspiration.ppt

Waymarker Examples.pptm

 Link to Historical Website


Spring 2 Ancient Egypt

Egyptian Home Learning Grid.pdf



Each week during Summer One, we will be adding a new computing challenge for you to complete using Scratch. Use our class login details to create your own projects. Don't forget to save them so we can see what wonderful creations you have made! 

Summer 1
Week One Computing Challenge 

Week Two Computing Challenge

Week Three Computing Challenge

Week Four Computing Challenge

Each week during the last half term of Year Five, you will be assigned a new computing challenge. These range from code breaking, creating your very own human robot, choreographing a dance routing and finding out about plagiarism. Have lots of fun completing them; don't forget to upload any pictures or videos onto Seesaw for us to see! 

Summer 2

Week One Code Breaking Instructions

Week One Code Breaking Worksheet



Below are some PE activities to keep the mind and body engaged and active.

Summer 1

MOTH Years 5 and 6.pdf


Knowledge Organisers and Curriculum Newsletters


For Summer 2 we join Phileas Fogg and his newly employed French valet Passepartout on their attempt to circumnavigate the world in 80 days on a £20,000 wager.  

Around the World in 80 Days Knowledge Organiser


It might be Summer 1 but we have been transported back to a cold, winter's evening in 18th-century rural England. We will be swept up in the story of an unnamed highwayman, caught in a web of love, jealousy, betrayal and sacrifice.

Stand and Deliver knowledge


It's Spring 2, let's travel back 5000 years to the dusty realms of ancient Egypt. Cruise along the Nile, entering a world of mysteries and curses, mummies and kings.

Pharaoh! Curriculum Newsletter.pdf

Pharaoh! knowledge organiser..pdf

Welcome back for Spring 1. It’s full steam ahead to the Victorian age this half term!

Great Expectations Curriculum Newsletter.pdf

Great Expectations knowledge organiser.pdf

In Autumn 2, we will travel back in time to the 1500s and meet the terrifying Tudors!

Off With Her Head! Curriculum Newsletter.pdf

Off with Her Head! Knowledge Organiser.pdf

In 2019 the world celebrated the 50th anniversary of the historic moon landing, so what better topic to blast us in to the new school year than this. "To infinity and beyond!"

To Infinity and Beyond Curriculum Newsletter.pdf

To Infinity and Beyond Knowledge Organiser.pdf


Year 5 LTP 2019-2020.docx