Super Scientists

Super Scientists

Year 5 have enjoyed their STEM challenges at home. They had to build a tower that could stand with just one piece of paper, make a bridge that could hold a weight without collapsing, design a boat also to take a weight and make an aeroplane that could fly! There was...
What’s in the paper today?

What’s in the paper today?

To begin our new English focus, which is newspaper articles, the children were given a range of ‘First News’ papers to explore. The children were able to read and discuss a range of articles, while spotting all of the different features used in a newspaper, such as...
Teach me, teach you.

Teach me, teach you.

During our study of Islam, Year 5 have been learning about the significance of Ramadan to Muslims. Each child was given a fact about this special time and took part in a ‘Each One, Teach One’ where they were able to share their fact with as many of their peers as...
Sporting Superstars

Sporting Superstars

As part of Sports Relief, Year 5 were given the chance to take part in a sports carousel which was led by our Sports Crew in the hall. Each station lasted for 2 minutes and was manned by a couple of members of the Sports Crew who gave the children a brief before the...
Sharing stories.

Sharing stories.

What a way to share stories! As part of World Book Day, Year 5 took some of their favourite story books down to Reception to share with our younger children. They had to think very carefully to make sure that their younger partner was engaged by making sure that they...
Bring on the scientists!

Bring on the scientists!

As it was British Science week this week, Year 5 were lucky enough to take part in a Science carousel in our school hall. A wealth of scientific concepts were explored through a variety of hands on activities such as finding out about static electricity, racing cars...