Category Archives: Year 5

Adverbial Alliterations and Negative Numbers

We kicked off the week with some planet speed dating! Some planets stayed in their part of the solar system and others moved around. The children gathered all the information they could (in 2 minutes) from each other and will be using … Continue reading

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The conquering continues in year 5

The year 5’s got up to all sorts this week, starting with a Cafod Assembly. We discussed how we can communicate and share fundraising and aid campaigns with other schools, in the U.K. and Europe. In English, we continued developing … Continue reading

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Into space and beyond!

Year 5 had a lovely time in PE on Wednesday. They worked on mirroring their partner’s movements and then joined up with other groups to create a space ship formation to travel through space in. All the groups worked very … Continue reading

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An eerie sound came from upstairs. I thought I was alone…

The Year 5s were off to a searching start this week when Mrs Puntrello had vanished! We searched for her using clues filled with suspense. Where did she go, we found her, but not where we were expecting… In English … Continue reading

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Place Value, Haikus and ‘Who am I?’

We’re off to an exciting beginning in Year 5. In English we have been writing Haikus and I even wanted the parents to have a go, which is quite cheeky on Mr. Gallagher’s part! Gallagher is a Monkey, asking parents to Test their haiku … Continue reading

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Year 5…4, 3 2 1, BLAST OFF! Year 5 Launches into Autumn Term

Hello and welcome to Year 5! After a short but well-deserved Summer, we wasted no time in getting straight back to our curriculum journey. Upon returning to school, we have begun to explore our new topic ’stargazers’. Since it was … Continue reading

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