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Welcome to Year 5

Welcome to Year 5, we have two classes which are 5H and 5Z. Our PE days are Monday and Thursday, children should come to school in PE kit on those days. Homework and reading records will be collected on Mondays, and homework  is handed out on Thursdays. 

Please see below our termly planner, our knowledge organisers and what we have been getting up to this academic year!


In PE this week, we have started our new tennis topic. During the lesson, a couch introduced back hand and forehand. We were able to observe and have a go at practising these new skills. 


This week year 5 have been learning about how day and night occur in Science.  They carried out mini investigations using a torch and globe.



This week as part of our topic on Earth and Space, we have been learning how to remember the order of the planets in the solar system. 

Christmas Pine Tree


This week we learnt the story of Christmas. On Thursday we had a traditional Christmas dinner followed by an afternoon full of fun activities. 



In RE, this week, year 5 have been comparing Zen and Tibetan monks as part of their learning about Buddhism.  They used a Venn diagram to present their understanding



This week we have been listening and appraising a new genre of music. Children have been exploring the composition of a rap song. 

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Welcome back. We have had a fantastic start to the Spring term this week. We have thought about

our identity and how this is important to British values.



This week we had a workshop where we learnt how to use African drums.

In history we explored the social hierarchy and learnt about the four different social classes.

School closes for end of Spring Term - Friday 22nd March

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