Year 5 Blog
Year 5 have been developing their Learning Power all week, showing determination, team work, resilience and positive attitudes across the curriculum and on the playground. Mr Frost Year 5 led Mr Frosts retirement assembly on Tuesday, which they helped plan and write a song for. We will miss Mr Frost very much but wish him […]
This week we launched the daily mile in year 5. The children showed much enthusiasm for the 15 minutes of exercise and surprised themselves with just how far they have run. In maths the children have been busy finding equivalent fractions, simplifying fractions and finding fractions of amounts. If you are off shopping this weekend […]
Year 5 have been developing their scientific skills this week. They started the week with two ‘Big Questions’ about spiders. 1. How do spiders avoid getting stuck in their webs? 2. How do spiders eat their prey with such a small mouth? After making some excellent predictions the children carried out a series of investigations […]
It has been action packed in Year 5 this week. We kick started the week gathering synonyms, verbs, adjectives and adverbs to help us write a mystery! The children have been very creative, selecting vocabulary for effect and creating a very mysterious setting. ‘A light broke the darkness, owls and bats scattered as I tiptoed […]
On Thursday Year 5 visited Greenwich observatory, where they investigated the stars and planets in the amazing Planetarium and met an astronaut! They saw and stood across the meridian line! It was a wonderful experience and the children behaved brilliantly. Thank you to Mrs Charalambous for accompanying us.
Please use this SPAG glossary (attached) and the maths glossary found at this website http://studymaths.co.uk/glossary.php to assist you with your home learning. english_glossary
Well done to all of Year 5 for their wonderful singing, acting and reading during the Advent service.
Click on the links below for the words to practise for the Advent service. Year 6 words Year 5 words Year 4 words Year 3 words You were all very good today practising at the church. Keep practising your songs …..all voices count! Mrs McNamara
Once again it has been a very busy week in Year 5. We started our week with a trip to the woods at Dame Alice Owen’s School, where we gathered evidence of wildlife including mini beasts, lichen, trees and birds. We also identified different trees, measured their girth and estimated their ages. Using our evidence […]
Our Advent Service will soon be taking place. Please use the resources below to help you learn the songs which we will be singing on the night. The words that we will be saying are also linked below on the powerpoint attached (**) If you have any questions, do not hesitate to ask me. Happy […]