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Year 5

Welcome to Year 5
Your year 5 teachers for this year are Miss Richards/Miss Shand (5RS), Miss Brewer (5B) and Mrs Warren-Searle/Mrs Ridge (5WR). We look forward to teaching you this year. 

Homework

 

The children will be set homework based on spelling/grammar and or a reading comprehension and an activity based on their maths learning this week. They will also be expected to access the activities from Mathletics and to read daily.

This week's learning:

 

English

We will begin reading our new class text- Way home. Writing descriptively including suspense. 

 

Maths

We will be focusing on our 4 operations. 

 

Science

We will be investigating insulators and conductors.

 

Reading records

The expectation is that the children read every night at home, preferably to an adult. Whomever reads with the children/or if the child reads independently, they make comments linked to our shared reading focus. Reading records must be brought to school on a daily basis. 

 

PE / Swimming:

 

Please bring PE kits for Tuesday and Thursday.

PE: Black plimpsolls, black shorts and white t-shirts.

 

Swimming: 

 

 Please bring in your swimming kit if you're in 5WR. 

 

Boys: Tight-fitting shorts, towel, swimming hat.

Girls: One-piece swimming costume (no bikinis), towel, swimming hat.

You may also bring a pair of goggles if you wish.

 

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