Year 5

24Jul2018

If you need a some extra reading material over the summer holidays www.oxfordowl.co.uk is a fantastic resource for book banded reading books. All you need to do is sign up with an email address and then you will have access to their eBook library and a great deal more.

24Jul2018

We were inspired by the story of Guru Hargobind, and how he used his cloak to rescue innocent people from prison. We designed patterns which could be used on a cloak, making our stampers from recycled items like straws and cardboard boxes.

23Jul2018

5H really enjoyed developing our sewing skills. We experimented with different stitches and embellishments, and learned how to join fabrics. We used our skills to make personalised cushions!

18Jul2018

In RE, Year 5 learned about the special festival held in Jaipur every year, as part of the celebrations for the Hindu festival of Holi. Elephants are painted and dressed in special clothes and jewellery. We painted our own designs to join in the fun, using only the three primary colours to create so

18Jul2018

5H had an amazing day in Newcastle, visiting the exciting Great Exhibition of the North. We learned about hyperloops, grapheme light bulbs, Stephenson’s Rocket and lots of other things. We loved exploring the different buildings around the city. Which ones do you recognise?

14Jul2018

We took 3 year 5 teams to The Glebe this week for the cricket tournament. We had a great full day of Kwik Cricket with 6 games, consisting of 4 overs, 8 bowls in each over. One of our teams came in third place bagging a super bronze medal!