School Blog: Year 5

14th January 2022

Year 5 & Year 6 become young sports leaders

Last term we have given our Year 5 &  6 the opportunity to become young sports leaders. We gave them challenges such as creating their…

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18th November 2021

French in Year 5

This term in French we have been learning about the weather. We have learnt how to ask what the weather is like and have come…

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8th November 2021

Greek playscripts

The final two weeks of the first half term proved to be very exciting for Year 5.  As part of our Greek learning, each class…

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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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