Year 5 2021 - 2022

Mr Aspinall

Year 5 - Mersey Vale Primary School


Welcome to our Year Five Class at Mersey Vale!


We hope you are all well and keeping safe. Please find useful information about Year 5 below.

Regular updates are shared on the Class Dojo page, where you can also send me a message if you require support.

Please read this letter for important information regarding classroom routines and the school day.

Meet the Teacher Letter


How can you support your child at home?  

Here is our Curriculum Map:

Year 5 Curriculum Map 

Year 5 - Maths Curriculum - Yearly Overview

Year 5 - Reading Curriculum - Yearly Overview


Help with Maths KS2





Homework is always given on a Friday and shared via the class story on Dojo.

If you need your login details, please see Mr. Aspinall

If you have lost your sheet, spare copies can be found in the classroom



Given every Friday for a test the following Friday.

Spellings are shared on Class Dojo.

Year 5/6 Words

There are lots of key words children need to be able to spell and use in their writing by the end of  next year (Year Six) in addition to spellings, rules and patterns they are learning. Here they are, grouped into five lists with activities the children can complete at home.

Year 5 Spellings - Term 1


Links - please click to open


Click this link to play Dance Mat and improve your typing skills:

Become fluent with comparing and ordering decimals

Click on this link to create your own story: Storycraft

Click on this link to create your own word cloud:

Equivalent Fractions Matching Game

Codebug: Click on this link to open the fantastic Codebug activity


Need someone to talk to? Follow this link.

Maths Frame

Consolidate all the maths we have covered this week!

Identifying Subordinate Clauses

Can you identify the subordinate clause? Use this quiz to test yourself

Clauses and Connectives

Use this page to remind yourself about clauses, connectives and different types of sentences

Ordering Decimal Numbers

Pop the balloons order from smallest to biggest. Can you beat our class time of 1 minute 36 seconds

Number Facts - Adding

Practise your number fact knowledge here!

Comparing ratios

Can you match the ratios of the same value?

Matching Fractions, Decimals and Percentages.

Can you correctly match the amounts?

Estimating Angles

Test your knowledge of all types of angles with this game.

Embedded Clauses

An opportunity to practise embedded clauses


Practise reading and plotting coordinates here!


Check out this incredibly useful website for ideas about how to improve your writing using: V (vocabulary) C (connectives) O (openings) P (punctuation)

BBC Online Safety Games

Learn how to stay safe and have lots of fun online by playing these fantastic games!


Brilliant for practising your mental maths skills and your individual targets. You can compete against people from all over the world, gain certificates, and even earn points to buy wigs. Crazy!

Home Learning During Closure

Helpful hints for home learning


Take care and we look forward to seeing you soon.

Mr. Aspinall - Class Teacher

Mrs Lynch – Teaching Assistant
Miss Mayall– Midday Assistant

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