Y5 visit to National Glass Centre

On Thursday Year 5 had a fantastic day at the National Glass Centre at Sunderland. In the morning we were led around the ‘Facade’ exhibition which explores the use of glass in building design. The children were given shapes which could be found in the...

Y5 put on a spectacular show!

Year 5 presented their end of year class assembly today. It was an exciting production of drama and music telling the Legend of Callipateira. Mrs Latham was very proud of all the children. The cast and hero, Peisirodus! Read on… The play is set in Greece at the...

Y5 become engineers!

During Bridge Week Year 5 were set the challenge of designing a model bridge for Farmer Giles. He had bought a new field on the other side of a river to his farm and needed a bridge to allow the sheep to get to the field to graze. The model had to be 20cm wide, 10cm...

Summer term in Year 5

Welcome back! I hope you enjoyed the Easter holiday with all that lovely weather. Here is some information for those who’d like to know what we will be learning in Y5 this term. In Literacy we identify the characteristic features of persuasive writing, we study...

New experiences for Year 5

On Thursday Year 5 had a busy day out. In the morning we went to the Shipley Art Gallery to look at and create containers using recycled materials. These containers are made from cereal boxes and supermarket carrier bags! We cut a carrier bag into one long strip and...

Spring Term in Y5 (2nd half)

Thank you to all the children who took part in Year 5’s Music and Dance Talent Show and congratulations to Abbie and Emily T who received most votes for their performance. In the half term leading up to Easter we continue to learn about the Ancient Greeks...
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