School Blog: Year 5

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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8th February 2021

Cracking chronological reports and much, much more!

This week, year 5 have been beavering away on their chronological reports about the Battle of Hastings and it’s significance for Britain.  The teachers were…

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26th January 2021

Another Week of Home Learning. Another Week of New Experiences!

  This week marked the first of many based around chronological reports in English. We have learnt our text map, added actions to it and…

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19th January 2021

Year 5 make it hard to resist joining the Forty Thieves!

Over the past couple of weeks, year five pupils in school and at home have been learning about persuasive writing. In the first week, we…

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8th January 2021

The BFG causes big excitement in Year 5

Year 5 have thrown themselves into home schooling this week, showing huge amounts of resilience and aspiration. On Wednesday morning, they were given some clues…

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