Year 5 Home Learning: Online learning

Please find below a range of websites that can be used by children from home. 

Ten Ticks

Ten Ticks is a fantastic website where children can practice their times tables. Children can take timed tests, work on specific times tables and play games to help them with their times tables knowledge. Each child has their own login for Ten Ticks. For more information on how to log in to Ten Ticks, please see the Year 5 Home Learning Maths page here.


Some Year 5 children have their own login for Lexia. Lexia helps with children’s spelling and reading skills and targets learning at children’s individual level. When first logging in to Lexia at home, children will be asked to enter their teacher’s email, which is Following this, children will need to enter their individual username and password. If your child has forgotten their login, please email


Kahoot is an online website and app with thousands of free quizzes for children to access and play online and is free to sign up for with an email address. Children can also create their own Kahoot quizzes which they can play against others. Children have all used Kahoot in class to play and create their own quizzes.


Weebly is a website where children can create their own websites. Children all have their own individual login to this website and have used this before at school in computing lessons. If your child has forgotten their Weebly password, please email

Hit the Button

Hit the Button is a fantastic game where children can practice a number of mental maths skills, including number bonds, times tables and halves. This can be played online or downloaded as an app.


Topmarks have a range of online and interactive games which are free to use.


Twinkl has a fantastic selection of resources for all subject areas for all ages, from maths and literacy worksheets to mindfulness colouring sheets. Twinkl are offering all parents a month’s access for free if you sign up using the code CVDTWINKLHELPS.


TTS have a free activity pack available to download for each age phase. This activity pack contains a range of activities for children to complete.

Oxford Owl

The Oxford Owl website is a fantastic resource with free to access leveled reading books for all primary pupils. It requires an adult to register with an email and then children can simply log in to access the books and other learning resources. Books can then be accessed on laptops, computers and tablets.

Oxford Owl also has a range of online maths games which can be found at

White Rose Maths

White Rose Maths are offering 5 free online maths lessons a week, which include a teaching video for children to watch followed by an activity. Children are used to using White Rose Maths resources at school and I recommend they use this to stay up today with their learning whilst learning from home.


Children can use Scratch online to create their own coding to practice their computing skills. There are also free tutorials for creating their own games using Scratch which can be found here Scratch Jr can be downloaded as an app – this is a simpler version of Scratch. Children will have previously used both versions of Scratch in school.

Joe Wicks Live PE lessons

Joe Wicks will be doing live PE lessons on his Youtube channel each day at 9am. These are simple lessons that can be done in your living room!

Spelling Training

Children can use the Spelling Training website to enter their spellings and use a wide range of online games and activities to practice these. Spellings for your child can be found on the Home Learning Literacy Page here.


Collins have free resources able to download for a range of year group and subjects.


Plazoom have a free Year 5/6 home learning back which can be downloaded if you create a free account using an email address.


Audible have made hundreds of children’s audiobooks free to listen to during school closures.

BBC bitesize

BBC Bitesize will be posting daily content to help children’s learning at home. There are also a range of guides to different areas of learning and online games children can play.


This website offers thousands of online books for children. Parents can sign up for a free 30 day trial using an email address.