Year 5 Blog


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  • Bikeability
    Bikeability has become a feature of Year 5 and all the children seem to look forward to it. Bikeability 2017 began this week, with most of Otter Class taking part in the morning and Kingfisher Class taking over in the afternoon. Next week, it will be the turn of Maple and Snapdragon classes and in … Continue reading Bikeability →
  • Multi Use Games Area
    Hello and welcome to your homework. Click on this link and you will be taking to a questionnaire. Complete all the questions and ask your parent to complete the questionnaire for them. Leave a comment when you are done with your name and any thoughts about getting a great area to use!
  • ‘A Christmas Carol’ Production
    Over the past 6 weeks, Year 5 have been working on their production of the classic Charles Dickens novel ‘A Christmas Carol’. Every child in Year 5 had a hand in the show and split off in to four groups. The actors, choir, costume department and set department. Below is a documentary about the making … Continue reading ‘A Christmas Carol’ Production →
  • A Christmas Carol
    Tickets on sale now!! Preparations are well underway for this year’s Christmas production. Year 5 will be bringing us the tale of Ebenezer Scrooge from the classic Charles Dickens novel ‘A Christmas Carol’.
  • Kingfisher Class Assembly
    Another class assembly today – this time from Kingfisher Class, covering areas such as the Vikings, Norse myths, properties of materials in Science, and developing a Growth Mindset approach to learning in Year 5. Mixing information, song, dance, the other Year 5 classes and the parents of children in Kingfisher Class were treated to an … Continue reading Kingfisher Class Assembly →
  • Year 5 Are Into Film!
    Year 5 decamped from their classrooms on Thursday morning to head off to Cineworld at the Galaxy Centre for a free screening of Capture The Flag, as part of the Into Film Festival. It was such a pleasure for the adults with the children walking sensibly down to the town centre, receiving compliments from passers … Continue reading Year 5 Are Into Film! →
  • Otter Class Assembly
    Our second Year 5 class assembly was presented by Otter Class this afternoon. Focusing mainly on the history of the Anglo Saxons, the assembly featured examples of the children’s learning in English, History and Computing with audio and video inserts, a visit to the Bake Off tent with a historical twist and a song at … Continue reading Otter Class Assembly →
  • Give Us Your Views
    To all the children in Year 5… We want you to tell us your ideas about things that we could include on this Year 5 blog. Instead of writing your ideas in your homework book, we would like you to use the comments section on this page. When you submit a comment, only use your … Continue reading Give Us Your Views →
  • Storynory – Norse Myths
    You can find a good selection of Norse Myths on the Storynory website. Some of the stories you will find include Thor’s Wedding, The Punishment of Loki, Fenris The Wolf, Idun and her Golden Apples, and many more. Click here to go to the Storynory website
  • Half Term Holiday Homework
    One idea that you might want to try is to create an artwork in the style of Andy Goldsworthy. Andy Goldsworthy is a British sculptor, photographer and environmentalist producing sculpture and land art in natural settings. The materials used in Andy Goldsworthy’s art often include brightly coloured flowers, icicles, leaves, mud, pinecones, snow, stone, twigs, … Continue reading Half Term Holiday Homework →