School Blog: Year 5

7th April 2020

Haiku Challenge

We have seen some fabulous working coming in from Year 5 over the past few days and last week. We still haven’t heard from all…

Read More »

30th March 2020

Home Learning: Year 5’s First Days

This week, we have begun our new adventure of learning from home! All our teachers are so proud of how we have risen to the…

Read More »

26th March 2020

Watermelon Science in Year 5!

To begin our Science learning about Forces this term, we decided to create the classic Watermelon vs Rubber Band Experiment! First, we talked as…

Read More »

20th March 2020

Creative Creatures from Greek Mythology

To start off our Ancient Greece topic in Year 5, we have been exploring poetry. First, we looked at a variety of poems and identified…

Read More »

9th March 2020

Northern Lights in Gifted Art Club

As part of our winter learning, Gifted and Talented Art Club have been looking at wintery skies and how we could create this effect with…

Read More »

4th March 2020

Year 5 Internet Safety Day

Below is a blog written by Year 6 children regarding a Year 5 recent activity (Internet Safety Day). Year 5 Internet Safety Day…

Read More »

4th March 2020

Year 5’s Space Topic and Incredible Home Learning

In Year 5 this term, we have been learning all about space. Throughout this topic, we have covered how the Earth and Moon move,…

Read More »

23rd January 2020

Art Skills in Year 5

As part of our new topic, Earth and Beyond, Year 5 will be looking at perspective art. After a quick warm-up on our doodle page,…

Read More »

13th January 2020

Celebrating Jigsaw

Last half term, our Jigsaw Ambassadors collaborated to create our fantastic Jigsaw display. During Jigsaw Club, we planned a display idea for each unit of…

Read More »

29th November 2019

Addition & Subtraction Madness!

Over the last few weeks, Year 5 have been learning about the different ways we can add and subtract mentally. We explored strategies such as…

Read More »

21st November 2019

Year 5 does Dance!

At the beginning of the term, we spent two weeks exploring the music of Camille Saint-Saen’s Carnival of the Animals. We created a fantastic amount…

Read More »

18th November 2019

Marianne North: Year 5’s Scientist

 In Science this term, Year 5 have been exploring the life and reproductive cycles of mammals, amphibians, insects and plants. Along with completing a flower…

Read More »