Final Countdown…It’s Christmas

Its been a really great end to the term, with so many great activities going on across this week. It was a super start to the week with the Choral group performing at the Parish Church.  My first time at the rehearsal and listening to the children sing the different songs was very moving.  Their voices filled the […]

Great things are happening in Y5.

The children have had another great week, working hard as always, writing stories independently, learning to play jingle bells in brass and creating some excellent colour wheels in art. The children started the week by finishing an independent plan for their own extra chapter for Charlie and the Chocolate Factory. We revisited the use of […]

Digging deeper!

It’s been another fantastic week in Year 5. We have been thinking hard about our learning across different subjects and challenging ourselves to improve, think deeper and analyse information. In literacy this week, the children have produced some excellent pieces of writing inspired by our Highwayman poem. I spent part of the week having learning […]

Protractors and maths games!

The children have been busy working hard this week. We started the week in maths revisited multiplying and dividing by 10/100/1000. We solved missing number problems and applied our learning to converting different measures. We ended the week with learning how to use a protractor to measure angles. We found it quite tricky to line […]

Getting in gear for an exciting year!

Welcome back everyone!  We’ve had an amazing time this week in year 5.  I have been impressed with the way the children have got to grips with the new routines and expectations of Y5.  We have made an excellent start to our R.E, history and science enquiries through working in collaborative groups which everyone enjoyed. […]

The school year comes to an end…

Well what can I say!  Its been a hectic few days leading up to our final day together as Year 5.  As the children have been busy enjoying sharing their toys and games this morning, I looked around the classroom and felt sad to be saying goodbye to a wonderful class after two years.    I have seen every individual make progress in […]

Trip down the caves

It’s been another busy week in Year 5.  The children started the week and wrote some excellent adventure stories set in the rainforest that included some brilliant descriptive details.  During Brass lesson the children had a fabulous rehearsal, they really are sounding amazing and we can’t wait to perform at our musical afternoon. The boys […]