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St Begh's Catholic Junior School

Welcome to Our Website!

Year 5 Home Learning


This page has been created to cater for pupils who are being educated at home at the moment due to the Coronavirus.

Please use the lessons provided by the BBC each day and continue to use TTRS, Spelling Frame and Lexia. Here are the links:


BBC - 

Times Tables Rockstars - 

Spelling Frame -

Lexia - Your username is your initial and surname all lowercase (e.g. mmouse) and the password is read. For a small number of children your username is your first name and surname (e.g. mickeymouse).

Oxford Owl 

Reading Eggs (requires sign-up to a free trial available for 30 days) 


We have also found another resource to help with spelling – Sir Linkalot. There are some free videos available on YouTube at the moment:
Let your teacher know if you find Sir Linkalot helpful.


Other resources you have already been using are still here on the webpage if you want to carry on using them. See below.

Please contact School using the address or Class Dojo if you have any problems with passwords etc.

Other Useful Websites

25 Educational projects to try

Learning by Questions - Learning by Questions have launched a home learning resource that doesn't require a login.


Learning about Pentecost             

 Learning about the Kingdom of God in Matthew’s Gospel  

Testament The Bible in Animation

PE/ Active Learning 

Joe Wicks - Joe Wicks will be doing daily live PE lessons at 9 am every day from Mon-Fri. 


Pobble 365 - This website provides a picture every day with some activities. 


White Rose Maths 

The Maths Factor - This website provides videos and tasks that children can complete online. It is free to join.

NCETM Maths Lessons - The National Centre for the Excellence in Teaching Mathematics have set up a number of video lessons.


Drawing Tutorials - This website provides a number of art tutorial videos.  


Virtual Tours - There are a number of virtual tours of museums and landmarks that can be accessed from your home.   

Here are a few links: Natural History, St Peter's Basilica, Natural History Museum, International Space Station 


San Diego Kids - This website has a lot of information about animals and habitats. It has some excellent stories and games.    


Smiling Mind - Short audio sessions to help with mindfulness 

Premier League Stars - Videos and activities to support with Maths, English, PSHE and PE. 

Newsround - Keeping children up to date with the world around them - creating opportunities to talk about the news with the children. 

ICT games - This is a free-to-play website that has ICT games. 

Science - Science with Professor Brian Cox. 

Phunky Foods - healthy eating, exercise and mindfulness.


There are a number of competitions happening that give an increased purpose to children's writing at home. Here are a few links:  

Cumbria Tourism and Lakeland Book of the Year Poetry Competition

Tom and Jack Call, Write, Share Competition


To support parents during this period, Twinkl is offering everyone in England access to all Twinkl resources with a One Month Ultimate Membership, totally free of charge. 

Setting this up is really easy to do - go to and enter the code UKTWINKLHELPS

On this website, there is a home learning section that can be accessed through this interactive document: Year 5 Interactive Home Learning Links