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Year 5 Maths Homework

For many parents, homework is the only picture they get of what their child does at school. For this reason, Hamilton have put a great deal of effort into writing suitable, fun and home-friendly activities for children and parents to share together. Children will benefit and so will parents and teachers!

The activities rehearse core numeracy skills that you may wish children to practise or keep on the boil. Read our maths homework blog for more advice about using them.

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All square

Practise making square numbers by playing a dice rolling game. Use addition strategies to make exactly 100!

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Area multiplication

Practise measuring skills and calculating areas using multiplication. Estimate and then measure the area of a room in their house.

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Biscuits with cheese

Use division to calculate the cost of each biscuit in a packet. Reinforce mathematical skills needed when working with money.

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Digit detective

Impress an adult with their detective skills! Practise using number skills to solve a mathematical puzzle.

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Heartbeats

Practise skills of timing and estimating time intervals to measure own and partners heart rate.

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Jump to it

Apply table facts and make links with division in a number race.

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Locate the missing coin

Identify specific locations on a grid using coordinates to win coin treasure!

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Millimetre money

Estimate and measure the diameter of coins. Practise measuring accurately in millimetres to win some money!

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Musical technology

Collect and organise data about the ways in which different people listen to music to analyse later in class.

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Point the way

Understand why decimal points are needed in number. Use mathematical skills to play a number card game (2 sheets).

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Six sided numbers

Look at number patterns created when making and adding hexagons to a pattern.

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Sum magic

Use multiplication skills to impress people with their magic number trick (2 sheets)!