Hazlehurst Community Primary School

Growing Together

Hazlehurst Community

Primary School

Growing Together

11th- 15th May

Good morning Year 5 and families


It has been lovely to see some of the amazing activities that you are doing at home, I am so pleased to see the memories that you are making with your families.   


Please feel free to contact me, even if it is just to say hello!

Thank you for your continued support


Miss Shepherd

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The Tokyo 2020 Games may not be happening this year but you can still get active, stay connected and win prizes with Travel to Tokyo, Team GB and ParalympicsGB’s official, free programme for children and families. 

Year 5 have a team- Simply log in to access all of the fun activities that you can do at home. You will get the chance to win exclusive prizes, access home learning resources, keep connected to your classmates and be part of the wider Get Set online community.

Login to record your families activity and let's see how far our Year 5 team can travel


School Postcode: BL0 9PQ

Team name: HARING

Team ID: 31666




Technola deliver the Computing and Music curriculum accross the year groups at Hazlehurst. Technola update their website with daily challenges and activities. An adult will need to sign up, then the activities are free to use. Enjoy exploring the Music and Computing content available!






In light of the increased time that children will be spending on devices, please take a look at the following presentations with them. 

An E-Aware quiz is still active to ensure children understand the importance of e-safety, please let your child complete this anonymous quiz. Thank you to those who have already completed this. 

Open the site- https://schools.eaware.co.uk/

Enter the code for the assessment- 4DGRG




Below are some activities which could be lovely ideas to do as a family









Start the day with a free morning PE session at 9am each morning with Joe Wicks (The Body Coach) - head to his youtube channel for your child to participate.




Daily Reading


This book may be useful to support your child. 




Please aim to read for at least 20 minutes per day.
Monday: Choose any book off the shelf to enjoy reading
Tuesday: Exploring the Deep (available on Oxford Owl)

Wednesday: Why not try Tales of the Underworld (available on Oxford Owl)

Thursday: Why not try So You Want to Build a Castle today (available on Oxford Owl)
Friday: Choose any book off the shelf and enjoy together


The options above are all available as audiobooks on either https://stories.audible.com/start-listen\ or Oxford Owl. 

Kindle also has a lot of free books for children.

You also have the option of listening to David Walliams read one of his books, at 11am each day


Also, here is another reading resource if you are running out of books to read! An adult will need to sign up, but then there are 30 free days of reading https://www.getepic.com

Free videos of Tom Palmer reading his books can be found here: https://www.youtube.com/user/TomPalmerBlackOp
Have a look and hopefully you find something that you like the look of!

English Grammar & Writing 


10 Minute workout booklet- Please remember to complete one workout each week and mark together. 


Continue the new English unit - Meet the Rhi-swano-zab-tah

This unit should last for 2 weeks, therefore this is the last week working on this unit. 
Please try to complete one activity per day where possible.






Adverbials of place





Area & Fractions

White Rose Have changed their home learning, they are continuing to provide a daily video to support in achieving an objective. Therefore, I would like your child to continue to watch the daily video on White Rose (this week is Summer Term Week 4- w/c 11th May). After you have watched the video, move to BBC Bitesize for the activities that match the video:




Please try to complete an activity/lesson a day when possible.



Area- https://www.mathsisfun.com/geometry/area.html

Equivalent fractions- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qcHHhd6HizI

Improper to mixed fractions- https://www.mathsisfun.com/improper-fractions.html

Compare fractions- https://www.mathsisfun.com/comparing-fractions.html


Active: https://www.bbc.co.uk/teach/supermovers/ks2-maths-decimals-fractions-with-naomi-wilkinson/zf2gt39


If you would like to extend or challenge the level of learning please complete one of the following challenges




Extra daily resources to support the White Rose Daily learning video






Log on to Big Maths to complete CLIC and Learn Its


If you need the username or email, please email me. Please let me know how you get on.
School code- 1139

Good luck!



https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button - Here children can improve and develop mental maths skills, this includes doubles, halves, number bonds, division facts and times tables. 


Please encourage your child to spend at least 15 minutes on either of these websites each day

Sumdog- An online activity where children complete learning challenges
The children's passwords have been sent home.


Timestables Rockstar- Challenges children to improve their times table knowledge by playing games online.

The passwords are stuck into the front of the children's reading records. At least 15 minutes will improve your child's confidence and rapid recall of times tables facts. 


10 Minute workout booklet- Please remember to complete one workout each week and mark together. 



Our new topic is Anglo-Saxons 






Who were the Anglo-Saxons?

Know where the Anglo-Saxons settled and what they named the places they settled in.

Learn about Anglo-Saxon settlements and village life.

Explore and learn about Anglo-Saxon artefacts and deducing what they can teach us about Anglo-Saxon culture.

Learn about Anglo-Saxon religious beliefs and the Gods they worshipped.

Understand how the Anglo-Saxons were converted to Christianity in Britain

Who was Alfred the Great?

What was food and drink like during Anglo-Saxon times?

What was the mystery of Sutton Hoo?


Lessons and activities for objectives can be found using the following link:





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