Year 5 Blog

Thank you builders

We really enjoyed it when the builder’s would wave at us and say good morning or hello. We’re also glad their gone because we get go on the playground because that’s where all the spare parts and cabins for meetings where. Now they are gone we can see our school…

Greek Pottery

In Year 5 we have been learning about Ancient Civilisations and during our topic lessons we have been exploring ancient Greece and Egypt. Greeks loved to make pottery. In the Dark Ages 1&2 they used simple shapes, black figure pottery and they used the Masander design. But our pottery is…

Week Beginning 7.11.16

This week has been extremely busy for year 5!  We were fortunate to have a visit from a the very talented author, Robin Stevens who is most well known for her murder mystery stories.  We had an exciting presentation from her where we were even able to create our own…

Week Beginning 31.10.16

Our first week back after the half-term break has been a busy one! Written methods for division have been our Numeracy focus this week and children are learning the importance of knowing their times-tables really well in order to divide large numbers quickly and efficiently! Don’t forget to keep practising…

Sir Bevis

In year 5 we had a visit from the Sir Bevis crew  at the Berry Theatre . We spent the whole morning questioning our new visitors, and watching others act during the exciting drama. Our favourite bit was the creative writing as it wasn’t hard and wasn’t easy, we could…

Week Begining 26/09/2016

This week we have been working extremely hard developing our numeracy skills by applying what we know to solve various problems. Although we found this challenging at times, we followed our school’s learning values and took risks to accomplish our goals. Furthermore, in Literacy, we applied what we learned about…

Week Beginning 19th Sept

At the end of another very busy week which saw us developing written calculations in Numeracy and completing our Literacy unit on film reviews, Year 5 were treated to a special visit from The Berry Theatre. On Friday morning, Lewis and his drama team launched a new and exciting app-based…