Year 5

Week beginning 16.4.18

This week, we have started our fabulous new topic ‘Saving Our Rainforests’ by sharing our amazing home learning projects. We have all enjoyed learning lots of new things from each other. Additionally, we have been exploring maps of the world to discover where different rainforests are across the world. In…

Homework 20.4.18

Friday 20th April 2018 Your Spelling Rule This week’s words all start with ‘re’ or ‘pro’; because all of these words start with the same group of letters, they are often more difficult to find in the dictionary. Your Spelling Words in sentences The referee told the players all the…

Homework 23.3.18

Friday 23rd March 2018 Secret 5 spelling test In accordance with the school’s spelling policy, a ‘Secret’ spelling test will take place on the last week of each half-term. You will be tested on 4 random spellings taken from the last four spellings tests, so please re-familiarise yourselves with all…

Homework 16.3.18

Friday 16th March 2018 Your Spelling Rule It can be hard to know whether to use ‘ei’ or ‘ie’. Your spellings this week will have these letter combinations in them.   Your Spelling Words in sentences There was a brief pause in discussion when the children needed to be patient.…

Homework – 9.3.18

Friday 9th March 201 Your Spelling Rule This week’s words are all built from the root word – graph. The words have prefixes and/or suffixes added to the root word graph to create a new word.   Your Spelling Words in sentences In geography field work, photographs are often used…

Homework 9.2.18

Home Learning Project – Wonderful Water We would like you to independently research water. You should focus on one specific area. For example, you might what to research: A river A famous lake (or group of lakes) A waterfall An ocean Comparisons between different rivers/lakes around the world or places…

Homework 2.2.18

Friday 2nd February 2018 Secret 3 spelling test In accordance with the school’s spelling policy, a ‘Secret 3’ spelling test will take place on the last week of each half-term. You will be tested on 3 random spellings taken from the last three spellings tests, so please re-familiarise yourselves with…

Week Beginning 22.1.2018

This week, we have been very busy by continuing our learning about Ancient Egypt. We have looked at Egyptian hieroglyphics and how certain ‘treasures’ were important to their culture – especially in death and the afterlife! Following this, we are now starting to study the various Egyptian Gods and will…