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 Welcome to Year 5

 

Our Theme this term:

Watch Out Mother Nature's About!

This term, year 5 will be learning about natural disasters.

Autumn Term

Welcome to the start of year 5 in Autumn term 1. 

 

English

This week, we have been learning about the key features of a story setting.

 

 

 

 

Owl's reading comprehension book this term is called 'Floodland'.

Maths

In maths this week, we have been learning about multiples and factors of a number.

 

Have a go!

Can you name all the multiples of 12 and the factors of 36?

 

History

 PE Days

Kestrel :

Gymnastics - Tuesday

Swimming - Thursday

Owl :

Gymnastics - Tuesday

Swimming - Thursday

Ruby Power 

Ruby Power..... support others....praise others.....help others with problems.

 Sapphire Power

Sapphire power..... keeping focused....stay on task.

Diamond Thinking.

Diamond power.........being responsible........independent thinking.

Our class challenges are:

Owl : Swinging on chairs.

Kestrel : Quick response to teacher.

 

 

 

Previous Portfolio

 

Year 5 have been busy designing and building their own earthquake proof structures.

They used several different materials to create them. Skewers, straws, blu tac, both large and small marshmallows and sellotape in the hope they would remain intact when vigorously shaken by the teachers.