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Welcome to Year 5!

We are a fabulous class, who love to learn, try our best and have a wonderful time at school. 

Miss Brown is your class teacher, with Mrs Milner teaching on Wednesdays. Mrs Harrington also works in our class.

Our PE lessons are usually on Thursdays, please ensure you are wearing your PE kit on this day.  This should be your PE kit and trainers, with black or grey jogging top and bottoms should the weather turn cold.

Please let me or Mrs Harrington know if you have any questions.


I'm sure year 5 are going to have a brilliant year!
Warmest regards,
Miss Brown
Class Newsletters

Please find below our class newsletters.

Homework

Please take a look at the homework schedule for the next two weeks.

Our Class Mission

We have done a lot of work so far on our Leader In Me skills. Here is our class mission for the year. We hope you like it.

Space

In year 5 we made Pom Pom posters to fact find about the Earth, Sun and Moon.

Roald Dahl

We have really enjoyed reading the Witches in our guided reading and full class sessions. We became witch detectives and wrote formal letters to warm the public about the witch catastrophe!

Ball skills

A beautiful PE day in the sun for year 5. We have been practicing our ball skills.

Continuing the Leader in Me journey.
As a family look at some of the resources or allow the children to access the cartoons, resources and other information to help support their journey.
 
Leader in Me

Have a look at the presentation below to find out more about the 7 habits of effective learning.

Mental Health

Here is some information to help with your child's mental health.

Geography

Geography   Our current Geography topic is focused upon the United Kingdom. Have a look at our knowledge organiser to see what you will be learning. Can you find out any unusual facts about the UK?

Don't forget to have a go at the daily White Rose Maths lessons. There are videos to watch and then a sheet to have a go at. Click on White Rose Maths and it will take you to the lessons. 
PE

In our PE lessons we are currently working on our Netball skills! Here is a link to a seven minute workout! It's really good for you! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mmq5zZfmIws&safe=true

Parent Guide to Black Lives Matter
LEARNING PROJECTS

Below are weekly schedules should you want more structure and variety of tasks including Maths, Spelling, Writing, Reading and Projects. They can be done in any order, have links to websites and online platforms and follow a theme. Children will have their logins to access each website where required or contact school for them.

Learn Spanish from home!
Rosetta Stone are giving free access to their langauge courses for three months.
Why not learn Spanish alongside your children?
https://www.rosettastone.co.uk/lp/freeforkids/

DT

We are supposed to be making our own bread in DT but you can always try at home. 

Follow the link below -

How to make home made bread

RE

Our topic is Reconciliation. Could you interview someone who has done their reconciliation? It could be a friend, parents, family member, brother or sister. Do a poster to explain what Reconciliation is. You could design it on the computer. Make up your own parable of the Lost Son - a modern version. Complete the victim/offender sheet. How do our actions affect others?

Science

Our Science topic is Earth and Space. Have a look at the knowledge organiser to see what you need to learn. See if you can have a go at designing your own model of the solar system!

Active Learning: The following websites have high energy, and mindfulness/yoga activities.  Plus healthy eating content.

https://www.cosmickids.com/

https://www.gonoodle.com 

https://imoves.com/ 

Personal challenge tasks/ Active Play/ Get Set Ride resources

https://www.youthsporttrust.org/free-home-learning-resources 

Physical literacy

https://jasmineactive.com/news/home-learning-resources/ 

High energy videos:

https://www.youtube.com/thebodycoachtv  (Joe Wicks Daily PE videos)

- www.jumpstartjonny.co.uk 

Active Maths:

- www.tagtiv8.com/move-learn-home/ 


Activities for all ages and abilities:

https://www.sportengland.org/news/how-stay-active-while-youre-home

Writing

You can practise some of the text types that we have done recently in class. 
Here are some ideas:

- Formal letter

- Newspaper article about current affairs.

 

Super Maths

Have a go at these Maths activities. There are some arithmetic half tests and some knowledge mats. You could also go on Mathletics, Rockstars or play some of Mrs Watson's card games. Your children will be able to teach you. Ideas include - timestable snap, number bond snap, improper fractions to mixed numbers, multiplying fractions or just be creative.

Classroom Secrets

Classroom Secrets have kindly put together a pack of activities for you.

Reading Activities

Have a go at these comprehension activities. For an extension activity, why not find out about the different topics. Make sure you are reading at least a book a week, if not more.