Spring 2

Welcome back Year 5! Hope you are all well rested and ready for the term ahead.

Our class page will provide important news and information about our class as well as weekly updates to show what the children have been up to.

Just a few reminders:

  • Reading books should go home every night and be signed at least three times a week. They should be in school every day, as should reading records. Children are allowed to sign their reading records themselves and log their own reading, so please encourage them to do so. However, it would be great if you could read with them too and sign their logs if you do!
  • PE kits should stay in school. They will be sent home at the end of every half term for washing. PE kits should include a white t-shirt, shorts and jogging bottoms, pumps, trainers and a jacket. PE is on a Wednesday and Thursday.
  • Outdoor learning kits should stay in school. Outdoor learning kits should include an old t-shirt, pants and a jacket. Children should also have appropriate footwear, like some old trainers or wellies in the winter.
  • Homework is set on a Friday and is due in the following Tuesday. Times table tests take place every Friday. – http://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button is great for practising!

Take a look at our class timetable so you know what lessons are happening when.

Year 5 Timetable

Year Five news...

Mask Making

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Remembrance Day

Mia created a lovely, thoughtful poem at home to commemorate the soldiers who died in World War 2. She linked…More


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Harvest Festival

Harvest Festival

Year 5 were incredible in today’s Harvest Festival! Last week, they practised their lines and they delivered them in church…More

St Matthew’s Day

To celebrate St. Matthew’s day this year, Year 5 visited Stretford Children’s Centre. We helped in the playgroup by reading…More

Rounding Numbers

Today we looked at rounding numbers. We set a big number line out on the playground and wrote numbers for…More