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Year 5

Update for Week beginning 17.09.18

Well done Year 5 for another superb week! Also our first week of inter house challenges. We hope you enjoyed your activity!

English and Maths information:

In Maths this week we will be looking at addition and subtraction. This will include using column and mental methods. There is be a MyMaths activity linked to this. Choose a level that will challenge you.

In English the children will writing their own diary entry. They will be looking at key features of a diary entry and then writing a entry based on a mission.

The children will be reading a variety of information texts during our guided reading sessions to ensure they are familiar with the key features when we come to look at them in our English lessons.

Other curriculum news:

The children will be continuing their spy mission with their next challenge being to survive the Military basic fitness test!!

General Information:

Outdoor PE will be on Tuesday afternoons when we will be going to Kings Park together with Year 6 and Indoor PE will be on a Wednesday.

Please ensure that suitable kit, including tracksuit bottoms, is in school so that we can all participate fully.

Our library slot is on a Monday afternoon and this will be a chance for the children to spend time in the library and also change their books each week if they choose to.


MyMaths has been set up and will include activities to be completed across the term. A reminder letter with usernames and passwords has been handed out.

The homework project overview and our new topic overview is on the website on the Year 5 web page.






Mrs Dobson & Miss Martin

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Year 5’s Innovation Challenge

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A Marvellous Musical Extravaganza!

  7th June 2018

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A trip to AFCB!

  22nd May 2018

Premier League Primary Stars! Never has an event been so aptly named! What a day we had last week on the match pitch...