Category Archives: Year 5

Year 5 – Week 4

This week in Year 5 the children had been getting ready for the beginning of Advent and explored some tasks around ‘waiting’ in R.E. lessons. They wrote about a time when they had to wait for something important to happen … Continue reading

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Year 5 Remind Us To ‘CHOOSE RESPECT’

This morning, the boys and girls in Year 5 treated us to a super assembly related to this week’s Anti-Bullying theme of ‘Choose Respect’. Through a variety of little plays the children emphasised how important it is not to bully … Continue reading

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Autumn 2, Week 1

Great first week back in year 5! Glad to see all the children are maturing and their readiness to learn is becoming better everyday. In Maths this week we finished up dividing numbers by 10, 100 and 1000, exploring how … Continue reading

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Super Year 5 compositions

As part of their music lessons Year 5 have been studying a piece by Anna Meredith called “Connect it”.  This music uses body percussion, actions and vocal sounds to create music.  They used it as inspiration to compose music for … Continue reading

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More Space raps

Year 5 have been getting creative again.  Here are  couple more of the amazing rap creations from year 5.  Enjoy!

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Year 5’s Planetarium Trip Was Out Of This World!

On Monday, the boys and girls in Year 5 enjoyed a very exciting trip to the Greenwich Observatory where they were treated to a splendid tour of the universe (and beyond!) in London’s only planetarium. Following this, the boys and … Continue reading

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What? No pens? Whatever shall we do?

In year 5  this week we got off to an investigation…in the library! Mrs. Kings visited us and taught us all the way to find books and she even had a brief moment to read to us. Here are the … Continue reading

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Great suspense is…

In maths this week we had a short sequence of negative numbers to learn about and the children aced it! I was proud of their efforts and even when they haven’t fully understood, they were able to make their own … Continue reading

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Super rappers

Year 5 had  big challenge in music this week.  They were given some lyrics which they had to turn into a rap and perform over a backing beat.  How amazing to see the very unique performances which all came from … Continue reading

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Year 5 try to send Mr Gallagher to the Moon!

In maths this week we tried to send Mr Gallagher to the moon. They had to solve each problem and come up with the solutions as groups. They may have figured out the maths behind the problem but unfortunately we … Continue reading

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