Year 5 Weekly Update

It was great to see so many of you at parents evening. For those parents who did not attend, please contact the school to arrange an appointment with your class teacher. We have had another great week of learning in year 5! The children have been: Multiplying and dividing by 10, 100, and 1000 in […]

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Year 5 Weekly Update

We have had a wonderful week for literacy in year 5. The children have been exploring figurative language, both in their reading lessons and in their writing lessons. The result is that all children have now written some excellent descriptive poems, in which they have created an extended metaphor to describe the black death as […]

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Year 5 Weekly Update

We have had a great week in year 5 this week! Both classes enjoyed their trips to the National Portrait Gallery, where they explored some of the most famous Tudor artwork. We were bowled over by how much learning the children were able to share with the teachers who were running the workshop in the […]

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5C Prayer Service

Thank you to Miss Coy, Mrs Ball and Class 5C for leading the prayer service this week. The message that the children gave was extremely powerful. They reminded us about a very influential man– Nelson Mandela.  They told us about his amazing, courageous story and how we, as Christians, share Jesus’ message of love and […]

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Year 5 Weekly Update

In year 5 this week, the children have finished writing newspaper reports about the trial and beheading of Anne Boleyn. They learnt how to use relative embedded clauses, using the relative pronouns such as ‘who’ and ‘which’. They also learnt how to use direct and reported speech. In Maths, the children continued looking at line […]

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Year 5 Weekly Update

We have had a great week in year 5 and achieved so many things! Children finished their persuasive letters, wrote them up in neat and they now look fantastic on display outside, and inside the classrooms. In our new writing unit, the children will be writing newspaper articles about the execution of Anne Boleyn. To […]

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5CM Prayer Service

Thank you to Mrs Carruthers and Class 5CM for leading the prayer service this week. The theme was  ‘God’s Gift to the World’.  God wants us to be stewards of the world he created for us. They reminded us of the beautiful prayer of Saint Francis of Assisi- ‘Lord, make me an instrument of your […]

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Year 5 Weekly Update

We have had another fantastic week of learning in year 5! The children have been solving problems using addition and subtraction in maths. In RE, the children learnt about Rosh Hashannah and in English we have been writing persuasive letters from Anne Boleyn to Henry VIII, asking to be freed and not executed! Perhaps if […]

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