Button Lane Primary School

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Year 5

Welcome to Year 5! If you have any questions about your home learning, please email your teacher at year5@buttonlane.manchester.sch.uk

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Victorian Inventions Song Clip

30 Days Wild

This year we are taking part in The Wildlife Trust’s 30 Days Wild challenge. It is a month long initiative that aims to get people making the most of the outdoors and engaging with nature.

So far, 121830 people have signed up to take part, including Button Lane!

We would like you to do one 'wild; thing per day throughout the whole month: for your health, well-being and for the planet. That’s 30 simple, fun and exciting 'Random Acts of Wildness'.


30 Days Wild Checklist

Click on the link for our checklist to see what we’ve got planned. We will also be posting these to Twitter each day, or you can choose to do your own. Whatever you decide to do, make sure to be safe, respect nature and above all, have fun and don’t forget to let us know what you get up to!

Keep in Touch

Miss Earley & Miss Mills would love to hear what Year 5 have been learning at home. Please tell us about the work you have been doing in the guestbook below. You can send photos of your work to your teacher via email.


Please feel free to sign our guestbook and leave a comment...

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Miss Earley(about a week ago)

So glad you enjoyed the Victorian Slum programme Isabel. It is so interesting to see how people lived during that time isn't it?

Isabel(about a week ago)

I watched 'the Victorian slum' and it was really good. I liked seeing how the people tried to make money so that they could pay their rent.

Isabel(less than a month ago)

Hi everyone

Isabel(less than a month ago)

Hello are you excited for the zoom call? I am

drew(less than a month ago)


drew(less than a month ago)


drew(less than a month ago)

how is everyone doing

Austin(about a month ago)

Are you all having fun

Miss Earley(about a month ago)

Hi everyone! I am so pleased with all the hard work I have been hearing about at home. You are all doing your best to help around the house and have been learning new things like baking and gardening. Absolutely fantastic life skills so well done! And then to top it off you’ve even been having a go at some home learning! You are incredible and I miss you all so much! Take care and stay safe!

Joanne Jones(a couple of months ago)

Good Morning! Isabel has been busy over the lockdown. We've got a slightly loose routine to keep a new normality but she's been doing plenty of Maths, English, crafting, exercise and a bit of science. Will email pictures of what she's been up to.

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Take a look at what Year 5 have been doing at home so far

We are so proud of you!

Keep up the fantastic work and make sure to send us more photos of your learning.

Summer 1

Summer 2