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Spa Academy Askern

Spa Academy Askern

Year 5

This page outlines the arrangements for Year 5 pupils to continue to access work at home during school closures.

If you have any concerns or questions, please contact with the subject 'Home Learning'.

Suggested activities


Activity Information

SeeSaw - The Making Thinking Visible Machine! - EdTechTeam

Up to 1 hour per day

A range of activities will be posted on Seesaw each Monday for pupils to complete. These might include writing, maths, reading and topic activities. Upload your responses to these activities throughout the week!


If you finish the Seesaw activities and would like to continue with your learning, choose from the options below.

Times Tables

Up to 30 mins per day

Pupils login using their individual usernames/password.

Select 'Garage' mode and practise these. These automatically change based on pupils' speed and accuracy.


Up to 45 mins per day

Visit our Reading page and choose one of the activities to complete. Why not listen to today's David Walliam's free audiobook?


Up to 45 mins per day

Why not visit Mrs Marshall's Art page and have a go at some of the challenges on there? Get stuck in to some creative challenges!

Keeping fit

Up to 45 mins per day

Check out our Keeping Fit page and choose a physical activity to do today.

Other Resources

These additional resources are available online to support parents, should they choose to access this. 

Visit Twinkl each day and select your age group,for different activities to complete in your Home Learning book.


How do I access the above resources?

If you are unable to access any of the above resources or require pupils' username/password, please contact with the subject line 'Home Learning'.

Choose which resource you would like further information on.


Pupils will visit the MyMaths website. They will be asked to login using their login details.

Their teacher will have set them lessons/activities to complete. When pupils login they should:

  1. Visit
  2. Enter the school username and password.
  3. The ‘Portal username’ section should appear like below. If it does not, click Portal Login in the corner. Use the pupils' individual username and password to login.
  4. The homework has been set for pupils to work through.

Click on the first one and select either ‘Try the lesson’ if you’d like to practice the skill or ‘Start homework’ to begin the homework. As pupils complete this, this is sent to teachers to view.

Times Tables Rockstars

Pupils should visit and login using their username and password.

School: Askern Spa Junior School

Pupils should select ‘Garage’ mode and play for up to 30 minutes a day. This website automatically introduces and tests new times tables when pupils are speedy and accurate in those already being answered.


For this, pupils should visit and login using their individual logins.

This will then take them through to reading texts and varied questions. These questions are designed to let pupils practise the skills we often teach in school reading sessions. Their progress is tracked and recorded for teachers to monitor.

If this is their first time using the site, it will begin with a baseline assessment. This will be used to pitch their reading level so do not worry if this, to begin with, is too hard for pupils.