9 Mar

Separating Materials

This week in science we have been learning about separating materials.


9 Feb

Online Safety Day (Year 5)

For Safety Internet day, year 5 looked at how we can keep ourself and our friends safe online. We discussed the differences between; banter, teasing, bullying and joking. 
We then created dice to show scenarios of the above for our friends to then decide if it showed; banter, bullying, teasing…

3 Feb

Greek Inspired Headress and Mud Pots

Greek headress - for the Olympics / mud pots inspired by the Greeks!

16 Dec

Area and Perimeter 2021 (Year 5)

This is some of the techniques we have used when learning about area and perimeter.


16 Dec

Air Resistance and Friction

Our topic this term has been forces. This week the children deigned boats thinking about how to make them streamline, so their boat would sail through the water faster, having less water resistance.
The children raced their boats, recorded their findings and then evaluated how they would improve…

16 Dec

Viking History (Year 5)

This term the children have been learning about Viking history. They have gained a lot of knowledge on how Vikings lived, travelled, their Gods and Viking women (question your child, see what they have learnt). We were also observing and drawing different geometrical patterns, to then design and…

19 Nov

Square & Cube Numbers (Year 5)

It has been great fun using the manipulatives to investigate square and cube numbers. 

16 Nov

Science Learning about Forces (Year 5)

We have been learning about air resistance and gravity in our science lessons. First, we designed and made a costume that we hoped would slow us down through air resistance. We timed our runs without our costume then timed our run with the air resistant outfit. We recorded our results and took…

21 Oct

Learning about Space (Year 5)

What a fantastic start to year 5.
Here are a few photo showcasing some of our learning.
In science we have learnt about the moon's phases, planets and how shadows are formed.
Science linked closely to our English, where the children wrote a recount of a UFO sighting and a biography on the…

21 Oct

Netball & Cricket in Term 1 (Year 5)

This term for our PE we have been lucky to have been taught skills in both netball and cricket. Here are some photos showing the fun we have had learning together.

3 Sep

Space - Plans for our Sundials (Year 5)

As a 'hook' into this terms Science topic of Space, the children designed, made, tested and evaluated their sundials.