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Category Archives: Year 5

Perfect Poetry Performances!

Year 5 have been working super hard in English lessons this week.  Our writing focus is poetry and we have been exploring ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas’.  Working in groups, we were given the task of memorising, acting out and reciting two verses from the poem to the class. I was super impressed with how well the children recited their poems, ensuring to perform with excellent intonation, tone and volume.



Art and Design in KS2

We look forward to Friday afternoon in KS2 when we have our Art or Design and Technology lessons.  This afternoon was a hive of activity. Year 3 were constructing sculptures of the Angel of the North. Year 5 were painting murals in the style of Diego Rivera.  They were thinking about how a mural can… Continue Reading

Welcome to Year 5!

Year 5 had a fantastic first day yesterday. The children quickly settled into their new class. We started by discussing what we want our Golden Rules to be. A favourite of mine is ‘Show kindness, tolerance and respect in everything we do and treat others as you want to be treated!’ The children then took part… Continue Reading

Year 5 Class Liturgy

Year 5 had their last class liturgy this morning. It was lovely to see lots of parents, who came along to support the children. The children planned the four parts of the liturgy: Gather, The Word, Response and Going Forth. They had lots of lovely ideas about how to share our learning from our Stewardship topic. We… Continue Reading

Y5 @ Broomley Grange

As part of the class end of year dojo reward, Year 5 spent the day at Broomley Grange yesterday. What an amazing experience! We started the day off with a tug of war. The children then got to further test their strength and stamina on an obstacle course. They also flew through the air on a zip… Continue Reading

Wonderful Residential Trip

31 children from Year 5 & 6 had a fantastic time at the school’s residential trip to Borrowdale in the Lake District. They took part in a variety of activities including rock climbing, kayaking and ghyll scrambling. The youngsters, and teachers, really pushed themselves to the limits in the Lake District sun, during the 3… Continue Reading