School Blog: Year 5

6th November 2020

Mary Seacole’s Adventures and Tam Joseph’s Artwork

In Year 5 this week, we have been looking at the life of Mary Seacole and her contribution to British history, as well as the…

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23rd October 2020

Fabulous photo frames

This half term, year 5 have been designing and making their own photo frame.  First we looked at lots of structures (music stands, lamps etc)…

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29th September 2020

Marvellous Mathematicians Return to Y5

Year 5 are off to a flying start in Maths this half term. They have been focusing on place value through reading numbers, identifying the…

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18th September 2020

Here Be Dragons!

In Year 5 this term, our topic is Fantastic Beasts! As part of our learning, we have been looking at the book Tell Me a…

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10th July 2020

Marvellous Mathematicians!

This week sees the end of our Isee Maths videos (but panic not there will be other videos to challenge the children!) They have been…

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30th June 2020

Fantastic Home Learning!

Year 5 have impressed us once again with their fantastic home learning this week. Even with all this lovely sunny weather, they have been dedicated…

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24th June 2020

Year 5’s Home Learning

It has been another great week of home learning. We have been really impressed with the children’s commitment to completing their Maths challenges daily and…

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12th June 2020

Clockwork Tower – Super slow writes!

This week we were challenged to write a narrative based on The Clockwork Tower, a video on the Literacy Shed. It’s a lovely story so…

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5th June 2020

Here Be Dragons!

This week, we were challenged to create our own dragon design and then write an information text based on it. First, we listened to…

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22nd May 2020

Amazing Year 5 and 6 Water Cycle work!

Last week, we gave children in Years 5 and 6 the challenge of researching the water cycle and then, using their new knowledge, writing an…

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8th May 2020

What we’ve been up to in Year 5: the home edition!

This week, we’ve all been incredibly busy and the Year 5 teachers have been amazed by the amount of emails they’ve been getting from children…

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1st May 2020

Persuasive Letters from Year 5

Last week, Year 5 were set the challenge of writing a persuasive letter by Mrs Manston and Mrs Watson. This was based on the animation…

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