Week ending 22.10.20

Well, it’s half term! I think we are all ready for a break. Year 5 have worked really hard over the past few weeks and there has been a great deal of revision as well as new learning. Earlier this week we wrote some very funny letters to Marta, our school cook. We imagined some of the school…

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Week ending 16.10.20

This week we have been very busy. We have had some lovely art lessons as well as a science investigation  (dissolving). In RE we looked at Lancaster Diocese, researching its coat of arms and what each symbol represents. It was very interesting. We have also been discussing how actions affect…

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Week ending 9.10.20

It’s amazing to think that we have just completed six weeks at school. Everyone is working so hard. 

This week we have been celebrating Harvest. On Thursday we watched the Cafod Harvest assembly, along with the rest of the school. The children have decided to try and raise a little money for…

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Week ending 2.10.20

Another good week in Year 5. On Wednesday we took part in a Zoom Mad Science activity. It was great fun. 

Next week we will be celebrating Harvest by taking part in a CAFOD online assemble on Thursday and collecting food/toiletry items for Street Life. Can you help with this? A full explanation…

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Week ending 25.9.20

Apologies for this blog being a little late. We had another great week with lots of learning taking place. On Friday we managed a Zoom assembly. It was brilliant. Being able to see all the other children in their classes was wonderful. This will now happen each week and certificates and house…

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Week ending 18.9.20

What a lovely sunny week it was. On Tuesday we went into Squirrel Wood with Katy for a PSHE lesson. We all found a twig and had to get to know it. The twigs were then put in a pile and mixed up. Did you find your twig? Katy then showed us the Goldfinch she had found. It had flown into a window and…

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Week ending 11.9.20

Welcome back Year 5. We have had a great two weeks getting used to our new routines. I think we all agree that having two morning breaks is good. A later lunchtime definitely means there are some grumbling tummies by 12:45pm. (Toast or fruit can be eaten at break times)

Reading books have been…

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Happy New Year!

Happy new year to all, I hope you have had a lovely Christmas!  The children have certainly come back to school refreshed, focused and eager to learn!  We have an exciting term ahead where we are learning about Space and reading and writing Science Fiction texts.  We are also going to visit the…

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Merry Christmas

It has been a lovely festive week in Year 5!  We have finished our work on ‘A Christmas Carol’ and watched the Muppet version to draw comparisons.  We have also created Christmas themed maths problems for each other to work on. 

Of course, along side all of this we have enjoyed a delicious…

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13th December

We are certainly feeling the Christmas spirit in Year 5 !  This week we loved watching the Reception and Year 1 and 2 Nativity plays.  What fantastic singers and actors we have in the infants! 

On Tuesday we went to the theatre to watch the pantomime Aladdin.  It was very funny and we all…

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Friday 6th December

This week Year 5 have continued our Advent preparations.  On Thursday, we received the Sacrament of Reconciliation at St Bede's chapel.  Before the service, we thought carefully about the choices we have made and how we can grow closer to God as Christmas approaches.

Thank you to all parents…

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On Sunday, the season of Advent begins.  Thank you to all parents who have contributed to our class reverse Advent calendar, you have been extremely generous!  Next week, we will begin our preparations for Christmas by receiving the Sacrament of Reconciliation at St Bede’s Chapel.



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