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Meet the Amazing Teaching Staff:

Our houses are...

Our amazing support staff are:

HLTA - Miss R Saunders

Y5 Dragon - Miss S Hughes

Y5 Phoenix - Mrs S Fish & Miss L Fisher

Y5 Unicorn - Mrs S Hirst  

Y5 Griffin - Mr L Grandidge

Look what we have been up to...

Last term we learned about the Ancient Greeks! We created our own Greek masks, made our own PowerPoint presentations on the computers and trained for and took part in our own version of the Greek Olympic Games! In science we studied materials, which things could be mixed to create a solution and which changes were reversible (or not!). We learned how to ask for party food in French and enjoyed our parents afternoon! Can you see our own Greek Sandal creations?

We were also lucky enough to go on a trip (two for the price of one!). We visited Leeds Museum and the Sinai Synagogue! Look...

Homework Information

(Please click on any blue items below to download a copy or reach the relevant website)

Reading At Home:

A reading record can be found in your child's homework folder. It should be completed at least 4 times per week to record reading completed at home.

Reading Online:

Children can now access reading books online. The class teacher will have set up reading books online at each child's current book band. Login details will have been given to each child at the start of the year. Click the image below to link to the 'Bug Club' website.

Maths Homework Packs - 2 Minute Challenges

To be tested each Wednesday

Bronze             Silver             Gold

Globe Trotter            Galaxy Explorer

(Click to download/view the packs)

Maths & English Homework Books

Different pages wil be set each week
Different pages wil be set each week

Curriculum Flyer &

Parent/Carer information

(Please click on any blue items below to download a copy)

This year we will be studying...

Year 5 Curriculum Overview 18-19

This half term our topic is:

Scrumdiddlyumptious

        (It's a study of Ancient Mayans/Chocolate)

Autumn 1 - Parent Flyer for Volcanoes

Autumn 2 - Parent Flyer for WW2

Spring 1 - Parent Flyer for Ancient Greeks

Spring 2 - Parent Flyer for Scrumdiddlyumptious

FITNESS FRIDAYS - WITH ELITE

All classes in Y5 get a chance to work with the Elite Coaches on a Friday. To make changing between classes easier, we would prefer pupils to come to school wearing their official Green/Black PE kit on Friday instead of their regular uniform

This term we will be doing athletics outside. Children will need to wear their school black PE shorts/black tracksuit bottoms & t-shirt for these lessons. Black school hoodies maybe worn over the top to keep pupils warm for the rest of the day. As this is the uniform for the day we ask that children wear the official school PE kit rather than sports clothing from other clubs etc.

Important Dates

 

Monday Afternoons:

5D - Elite Sports

5U - Change for Life/PE 

5P - PE/Change For Life

5G - Art

(5P, 5U & 5D will need to bring PE kit in a bag to change into for the afternoon session)

  

Tue 26th & Wed 27th Feb

Visit to Y5 from a real Chocolatier!

Y5 take part in a chocolate workshop!

Wednesday 6th March

 Parents Evenings

Make sure you have handed your slip in early!

Thursday 21st March

  Y5 visit from the Firemen - Safety talk

Monday 1st April 

11am: Y3 & Y5 Easter Service @ Holy Cross Church

1:30pm: Y4 & Y6 Easter Service @ Holy Cross Church

Highlight of the Month

September

We had a visit from the NSPCC
We had a visit from the NSPCC

October

5D's Class Assembly
5D's Class Assembly

November

Y5 led the Remembrance Assembly
Y5 led the Remembrance Assembly

December

5G's Class Assembly
5G's Class Assembly

January

5P's Class Assembly
5P's Class Assembly

Our Class Reader

(Click the titles to find out more)