Welcome to Y5
Our Teacher is Mrs Allen

Our Teaching Assistant is Mrs Evans

Mrs Beedles  teaches us on Monday afternoons & Wednesday mornings.

'Desire to Enquire' is one of our many positive mantras. We like to create our own mantras. Pop into class to see some more.

Perhaps have a look at our positive tree; leaves are earned and displayed.

Or have a look at our Class Dojo, We like to keep in contact showing photographs and our work via Class Dojo.

Don't forget to keep checking on the school website for information and to see what fun we've been up to.


The children are settling back in really well  after Summer Term and are chomping at the bit to learn.

In Year 5 this term we will be learning about the following topics:


Autumn Term 2016

Literacy - Narrative- Fiction Genre -'Friend or Foe.' Non Fiction-Animals on the move. Poetry- Ultimate Rap,Sensational senses. Grammar, Spellings, Comprehensions.

Please support your child by listening to them read at least 3 times per week. Discuss their reading book.

Visit the local Library.

Numeracy -Number and Place Value, Calculation (Addition,Subtraction, Multiplication,Division )Decimals, Fractions Word problems, Geometry, Shape,Time, Statistics (handling data) Problem Solving. Mental Multiplication

I would be grateful for any help and support that you can give to your children whilst they continue to brush up on their tables skills. Tables are very important and they need to have good recall of their multiplication and division facts.

Science - Properties, Changes of Materials & All Living Things

History-Gun Powder, Treason & Plot

Geography- Rivers (Mersey)

ICT - Communicating & Collaborating , Programming(Scratch) Our VLE, (The Internet, E-Safety,)  Use of our fabulous IPads to help work with our cross curricular subjects and research..

RE - Islam & Christmas in Art

Spanish- Hello. Goodbye, greetings basic conversation,writing basic texts.

PSHE- Managing Feelings & Anti Bullying

P.E. Swimming & Rugby

Music - Singing, Pulse, Cyclic Patterns...continuing with Ukelele

 DT-Design, make & evaluate building a Bridge.

Art -Norman Foster architect, sculpture of fire of London

P.E. Tuesday & Friday....remember to bring in your PE Kit including pumps or trainers

 Have you completed your homework?

On Monday the children will be given their spellings to learn, a reading comprehension and some Maths. Your child can log on to Matific to gain further practice of concepts learnt in class.

 Sometines Mrs Beedles might give out some Science or RE research homework.



Listen to the beginning of this fabulous story!