Year 5

Update for Week beginning : 15.5.17

Update for week beginning; 15.5.17

The week  started with several days of mini quizzes, but its about to get incredibly exciting! On Wednesday ,we are off to The National Science Museum, to learn more about shipwrecks and the coast. On Thursday we have our outside classroom day, where the children will be making shelters out of newspaper. The week is ending with our fun run, so make sure the children have completed their sponsorship forms.


English and Maths information:

In Maths, we will be looking at addition and subtraction as well as angles.

In English next week we will be looking at journal entries.

Other curriculum news:

General Information:

PE will continue to be on a Tuesday and Wednesday this half term, with outdoor PE being on a Tuesday. Please ensure your child has the correct PE kit and trainers in school.

Home learning for this week: 

Spellings due 22/5/17:  suggest, symbol, system, temperature, thorough, twelfth

English due: 24/5/17: The difference between a clause and a phrase.

My Maths due 24/5/17 : Estimating and improper fractions

Mrs Dobson, Mrs Clayton and Mrs Irons-Maclean


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