Category Archives: Year 5

Welcome Back Year 5

Hello everyone! It’s lovely seeing you all back into school today after the half term break. We have a busy week ahead, practising our Year 5 assembly which is on Friday! (Make sure you practise your lines at home.) Below, … Continue reading

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Anglo Saxon Crime and Punishment

Today we looked at how crime and punishment has changed over the years. We learnt that the Anglo Saxons did not have prisons so punishments often involved paying a fine to a victim or their family. For some crimes, a … Continue reading

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European Languages Day- Y5

Today in Year 5, we celebrated Greece for European Languages Day! We started off by learning the Greek alphabet in song and practiced writing the Greek letters.   Then we researched various Greek Gods and designed our own!   Finally, … Continue reading

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ANGLO SAXON DAY!

Year 5 had a fabulous day on Friday learning all about the Anglo Saxons. First of all, the children learnt all about the collapse of the Roman Empire and the first invasions in Britain. The children were split into the … Continue reading

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Author in school!

Author in School! Today E.R. Reilly,a children’s author came to share some of his stories and writing techniques with the children. The children were left wondering what would happen next in many of his mystery books and enjoyed asking him … Continue reading

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The Life Cycle of a Butterfly!

In Science this week, Year 5 were discussing the 4 stages of a butterfly! We made sure sure we used accurate vocabulary (such as the chrysalis and metamorphosis) when explaining the life cycle and in order to help us remember, … Continue reading

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Welcome Back Year 5!!

Welcome back! I hope you all enjoyed your summer holidays and had a well earned rest! We have had a wonderful first week back to school and it was so lovely to meet all of you at the Meet The … Continue reading

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Meet Craig the FROG!

Year 5 started their new Science topic today: Living things and their habitats. We started off by looking at some of David Attenborough’s amazing clips of animals and plants. We discussed that living organisms/things have finite lifespan and any species … Continue reading

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Year 5 Newsletter

Good morning! Below I have attached Year 5′s newsletter, which outlines what we will be learning this half term. We have a busy few weeks ahead and I have highlighted some key dates/events for you to keep an eye out … Continue reading

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This Is The Place Manchester Poem

This week we looked at the ‘This is the place’ poem and we changed the words to make it our own about St. Andrews. We all made poems just like this one below:  It’s brilliant and magnificent and our performances … Continue reading

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