Welcome to the Year 5 Class Page! 

Welcome to Year 5! We hope you have had a great summer break and are refreshed and ready to embark on your Year 5 journey! 
Year 5 are taught by Mrs Jones and Mrs Gabe and are supported by Mrs Wainwright, Mrs McCrum and Mrs Underwood.  
 
 

What are we studying this term? 

Our science based topic this term will be Earth and Space. We will be learning all about the earth, sun, moon and planets, carrying out experiments and creating some space themed art work. We will also learn about space travel through the ages. We will explore the geography of our planet using maps, globes and atlases. Science will also include learning about materials and their properties after half term. 
 
In ICT the children will be further developing their Scratch skills to create their own games. After half term, we will be exploring blogging. 
 
During RE lessons, we will be exploring Christianity and Judaism. After half term, our RE question will be 'Is the Bible a handbook?'. 
 
PE is gymnastics and hockey! Hockey will be on Mondays outdoors and gymanastics will be indoors on Thursdays. Please make sure you have the correct PE kit with you on these days. 
Please note that homework is set on a Friday and due in on a Wednesday, at the latest. Please encourage your child to ask any questions they may have on a Monday or a Tuesday to ensure their homework is completed on time.  
Indoor PE kit: 
White T -shirt and navy or black shorts. 
No shoes please. 
Outdoor PE kit: 
As indoor, plus outdoor shoes, sweatshirt and jogging bottoms. 
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School Childcare and Clubs 

 

Why not explore our School Calendar Page for more dates? 
 
Week commencing 11th September 
 
Thursday 14th September - First choir 
 
 
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