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Year Five

Hello and welcome to the Year 5 class page.

 

Year 5 Staff

 

Mrs Walker, Miss Clarke and Mrs Azam are looking forward to getting to know you all this year.  Other members of staff that will be involved with the teaching of the children this year include: Mrs Woodhams, Mrs Williams, Miss Neville, Mrs Wright and Mrs Chell.  We are looking forward to an action packed year of learning!

 

How can you help your child?

 

You can help your child by:

  • Signing up to Class Dojo to track their progress in school and to check for any messages from your child's class teacher (see link at the bottom of the page).
  • Listening to them read their reading book every day and signing their record for us to check every morning.
  • Helping your child with their homework.
  • Practise weekly spellings and making sure their spelling journal is in school every Friday.
  • Practise times tables.
  • Ensuring that your child has their PE kit in school on the appropriate days.

PE days

 

5A - Thursdays and Fridays

 

5B - Tuesdays and Wednesdays

 

4/5C - Mondays and Thursdays

Homework

 

Reading - Children should read for 10 minutes every day and reading diaries should be signed by an adult.

 

Spelling - Spellings will be sent home every Friday and tested the following Friday. Please ensure spelling journals are in school on Fridays.

 

Times Tables - Children should use TTRockstars to practise their times tables daily - see link at the bottom of the page.

 

Creative - This will be set on a Monday and will be due in the Wednesday of the following week.

10th September - 19th September - Roald Dahl

24th September - 3rd October - Ancient Egypt

8th October - 17th October - Forces

22nd October - 7th November - Being Me in My world

12th November - 21st November - Instructions

26th November - 5th December - Materials

10th December - 19th December - George's Marvellous Medicine

21st December - 9th January - Celebrations

Our Autumn Term 2  topic is .........   KABOOM!!

Autumn 2 KABOOM overview

Autumn 2 Homework overview

Our class novel is Spike Milligan- silly verses for kids.

Our class novel is Spike Milligan- silly verses for kids. 1

Visiting Author- Billy Bob Buttons 

Diwali

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Diwali 5
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Autumn 1 2018

 

Our first topic this year is......

 

Can we be an Egyptian Tomb Raider?

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Take a look inside our books.......

Sketching a death mask in 4/5C

Sketching a death mask in 4/5C 1
Sketching a death mask in 4/5C 2
Sketching a death mask in 4/5C 3

We used tissue paper to collage an Egyptian death mask

We used tissue paper to collage an Egyptian death mask 1
We used tissue paper to collage an Egyptian death mask 2

Science - Forces

 

The Egyptians had to move very heavy blocks to build the pyramids so we investigated which surface would create the least friction to make it easier to move them.

We found out that the smoother the surface the less friction there was.

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How did we celebrate the Royal Wedding?

How did we celebrate the Royal Wedding? 1
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How did we celebrate the Royal Wedding? 3
How did we celebrate the Royal Wedding? 4

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