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Year Five

Hello and welcome to the Year 5 class page.

 

Year 5 Staff

 

Miss Beardsmore, Miss Clarke and Mr Woodward are looking forward to getting to know you all.  Other members of staff that will be involved with the teaching of the children this year include: Mrs Williams and Mrs Dorham.  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.
  • Listening to them read their reading book every day and signing their record for us to check every morning.
  • Helping your child with their weekly homework and spellings - these are handed out every Friday to be looked at/tested the following Friday. 
  • Ensuring that your child has their PE/swimming kit in school on the appropriate days

Plas Gwynant 2019

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Here is a short video about the Plas Gwynant Residential trip for January 2019.

Summer 1

We will be looking at the Battle of Hastings - have a little look at our overview to get an idea of what exciting things we will be learning about in class!

 

 

For Spring Term 2 we will be looking at BRAZIL!

Have a look at some of our fantastic work about Brazil!

Music

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In year 5 we have been having Mr Shepard in class teaching us how to play the glockenspiels. Have a listen to what we have done so far!

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Our Spring 1 topic is RAINFORESTS

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In Science we have been learning about animals and their habitats. Therefore, we went into the maze and created our very own habitat for animals on a paper plate.

In Science we have been learning about animals and their habitats. Therefore, we went into the maze and created our very own habitat for animals on a paper plate.  1
In Science we have been learning about animals and their habitats. Therefore, we went into the maze and created our very own habitat for animals on a paper plate.  2
In Science we have been learning about animals and their habitats. Therefore, we went into the maze and created our very own habitat for animals on a paper plate.  3

We had a visit from the animal man where we looked at there different types of animals we would find in the rainforest!

We had a visit from the animal man where we looked at there different types of animals we would find in the rainforest! 1
We had a visit from the animal man where we looked at there different types of animals we would find in the rainforest! 2
We had a visit from the animal man where we looked at there different types of animals we would find in the rainforest! 3
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Ancient Egypt!

This is what we will be learning over the next term!

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In Science we have been investigating air resistance. We made parachutes to to drop out of Miss Clarke's window, we had to try and make the best parachute with materials we chose. Unfortunately, not many survived!

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For homework we built our very own pyramids using a range of different materials. All of year 5 showcased their pyramids as a fabulous finish to the topic! Have a little look!

We have produced our own music about the Egyptian gods in music

We have produced our own music about the Egyptian gods in music 1
We have produced our own music about the Egyptian gods in music 2

Here are some photos showing you what we have been making and focusing over the past half term

Here are some photos showing you what we have been making and focusing over the past half term  1
Here are some photos showing you what we have been making and focusing over the past half term  2

In P.E we are currently learning different skills for gymnastic. Here's 5B practising their balances.

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