Year 5

Welcome back to school!

Indigo Class are taught by Ms Dalby and Amethyst Class are taught by Ms Hutchinson. Both classes are assisted by Ms Coxall and Mr Geen.

Year 5 should arrive at the main gates at 8.45 and be collected at 3.15. Year 5 children can walk home alone if they have written permission from their parents or carers.

Indigo’s P.E days are Wednesday (Indoor PE) and Thursday (Outdoor PE)

Amethyst’s P.E days are Monday (Indoor PE) and Thursday (Outdoor PE) 

Please arrive at school in your named PE kit, no jewellery please.

Please hand in homework by Wednesday of the following week.

‘Is anybody out there?’

This term we’re tackling the big ‘Space’ question ‘Is anybody out there?’. We’ll be developing our curiosity by asking and answering scientific questions.

How does the Earth move?

Why does the Earth have seasons?

Why does the Moon appear to change shape in the night sky?

Shakespeare Schools’ Foundation

We are also beginning work on our Shakespeare films ‘Hamlet’ and ‘Julius Caesar’ which will be premiered in the last two weeks of November – there will be more details to follow!

Useful links and documents for parents

End of year expectations for Y5 in reading, writing, maths & science

Y5/6 Spelling words

Y5/6 Handwriting joining sets

Y5 Long-Term Curriculum Overview

New to Year 5 ‘Meet the Teacher’ Slides