School Blog: Year 5

11th October 2021

Year 5 are buzzing about reading

Thursday 7th October was National Poetry Day so Year 5 read The Kraken by Alfred Lord Tennyson as they have been writing about kelpies and…

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1st October 2021

Groovy Greeks

On Wednesday 29th September, year 5 had a brilliant day exploring the influence of the Ancient Greeks.   Myths Mrs Beauchamp told us the myth…

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27th September 2021

Physical Education

Cricket Year 5 have been enjoying Cricket this week in PE. They have been learning how to bowl and we’ve even seen some…

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13th September 2021


Year 5 have been thrilled by the amazing underwater kingdom in the book Flotsam this week.  They explored the story of a boy who finds…

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24th May 2021

Mighty Rivers

Year 5 have been fascinated by rivers this half- term.  Firstly, we  learnt about the water cycle and the role of rivers in the…

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11th May 2021

The Journey Of A River!

This week in Year 5, we have had dedicated an entire day to all things water! We had a visit from Trisha from Waterwise…

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30th April 2021

Times Tables Training

In Year 5, the children have been working hard on their times tables since coming back to school after lockdown.  They have made flashcards to practise…

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22nd April 2021

Terrific Toe Tappers

Over the last two weeks Kingsleigh pupils were given their first Kobocca challenge where children had to do as many toe taps as possible in…

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22nd March 2021

World Book Day in Year 5

On Friday 19th March, we celebrated World Book Day and Comic Relief with a day of dressing up, raising money and celebrating our love of…

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10th March 2021

Our Last Week of Home Learning!

This week has been our last (and we really do hope ‘last’) week of home learning! Hooray! Year 5 have managed to keep their foot…

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3rd March 2021

Astronauts in Action!

This week, Year 5 have been introduced to their new topic- Space. Although it has only been a short time, we have already learnt so…

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23rd February 2021

A Cold Week But Year 5 Are On Fire!

This week, Year 5 were nearly frozen by the cold but their burning desire to learn kept us all warm! They have been busy looking…

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