Year 5 Homework

Homework 22nd Sept

Friday 22nd September 2017 Your Spelling Rule Many of the words in the English language have come from different languages, both ancient and modern. Sometimes, knowing where the words have come from helps us to remember and understand their spellings. Studying this is called the ‘etymology’ of language and words.…

Homework 15.9.17

Friday 15th September 2017 Your Spelling Rule Sometimes, some words have silent letters in them that we do not pronounce. For example, the ‘s’ in island and the ‘n’ in autumn. Your Spelling Words in sentences The wind whistled through the sails as he travelled around the island. Summer is…

Homework 8.9.17

Friday 8th September 2017 Your Spelling Rule Some words have the same letter strings but are pronounced differently. For example cough and thought both have the letter string ‘ough’ but sound different. Your Spelling Words in sentences Although it was raining, we went to the beach. Please cover your mouth…

Homework 7.7.17

Friday 7th July 2017 Spellings This week’s words have unusual letter combinations. It might help to write the word out and identify the tricky part, then think of a way to remember this.   Your Spelling Words in sentences We tried hard to develop a rhythm in our music lesson.…

Homework 23.6.17

Friday 23rd June 2017 Spellings This week’s words have unusual letter combinations. It might help to write the word out and identify the tricky part, then think of a way to remember this. Your Spelling Words in sentences Water is frequently available to children in school. He gave an explanation…

Homework 16.6.17

Friday 16th June 2017 Spellings Your spellings this week are all plurals that end in the –ies suffix. Challenge – can you add to the list?   Your Spelling Words in sentences The children all bought the accessories that they had seen celebrities wearing. The ladies had attended many different…

Homework 9.6.17

Friday 9th June 2017 Spellings Your spellings this week all end in the –ious suffix. Challenge – can you add to the list?   Your Spelling Words in sentences There were various spellings in the previous test. The children were cautious near the serious accident. The clever cat was very…

Homework 19th May

Friday 19th May 2017 Review spelling test In accordance with the school’s spelling policy, a review spelling test will take place on the last week of each half-term.  You will be tested on 5 random spellings from this half term’s spelling tests, so please re-familiarise yourselves with all of these…

Homework 12.5.17

Year 5 Homework – 12.5.17 Your Spelling Rule This week’s words have unusual letter combinations. It might help to write the word out and identify the tricky part, then think of a way to remember this. Your Spelling Words in sentences Even though he was tired, he was determined to…