Week 3

This week has certainly been a busy and sports filled week!  On Wednesday we had Sports day, it was lovely to see Year 5 encouraging each other in the races, well done to you all!

This week Year 5  children have also represented the school in an athletics competition and a swimming…

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Week 2

This week we enjoyed a taster day over at St Bede’s.  The children got to solve a crime using scientific skills and they also got to improve their baking skills.

Thank you to he children who walked on Club Day!  It was a warm one this year and the children kept smiling all the way!

This…

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Week 1

What a first week back!  We have been finishing off assessments, creating figurative writing, thinking about what we gain from being in a community and solving problems with prime numbers and prime factors!  We also had our first 'Healthy Heads' session with Mr Larcombe, where we thought about…

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Week 6

We have had a busy week again this week.  We have been improving our writing, publishing on Purplemash and solving tricky problems involving adding and subtracting fractions.

Mrs Keegan has also been very pleased with the efforts that the children have put into their projects on the Mayans in…

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Week 5

We did it!! We completed the 6k sponsored walk in aid of ‘Walk 4 Water’.  All of the children put in a fantastic effort, carrying 2litres of  water in their backpacks, without a single complaint! We had a couple of trips and plenty of leakages but Year 5’s resilience and team work was lovely to…

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Week 4

Thank you to all of the parents who have sent in permission slips and bottles for the 'Walk for Water' if you have not done, please can permission slips be returned on Monday.

This week we have been writing news reports based on the events in Romeo and Juliet.  It has been lovely to see how…

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Spring 2 Week 3

This week we had a lot of fun taking part in the 'Squashed Tomato Challenge'!  Our task was to design a pulley system that would transport tomatoes down a mountain without them getting squashed.  We really had to think hard and had to keep going when our ideas failed!

This week we also had a go…

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Spring 2 Week 2

It has been another busy and fun week.  Year 5 looked fantastic on Thursday in their wonderful World Book Day Costumes!

On Wednesday we took part in a lovely Ash Wednesday liturgy.  In class we have been thinking about our journey during Lent and what we can do to grow closer to God during this…

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Spring 2 Week 1

This week, everybody has come back to school refreshed and eager to learn. The beautiful sunshine this week even meant we could finish our shadow investigations - at last!

We have been busy converting measures this week in maths and have been continuing our study of Romeo and Juliet in…

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Week 6

We have all worked hard this week and are ready for a well deserved half term break.    We have been working on Romeo and Juliet and have enjoyed getting into character this week.  We have also been solving problems involving multiples and factors, which were tricky!

It was lovely today to see…

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Week 5

What a fantastic week we have had!  It has been Children’s Mental Health week and we have been thinking about how we can take care of our mental health and have been meeting a range of inspirational people who have had to deal with challenges in their lives.

On Monday, we met Eiad who told us…

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Week 4

What a week we have had in year 5!  I am very proud of each one of you and your hard work and efforts!

This week we have been solving problems in Maths with bar models.  We have challenged each other by writing problems for each other to solve!  In English, we have been looking at how authors…

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