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Welcome to Year 5

Here are some key pieces of information you will need:

This half term, PE in Year 5 is on Tuesday and Wednesday. Please ensure you bring your PE kit in on those days.

All reading books are changed each Wednesday. Please make sure you sign your reading records.

Each half term you are given a homework menu . Complete the activities on this homework menu to be in with the chance of winning the Homework Champion prize! Ask Mrs Moleele for another sheet if you have lost yours.

Spelling tests are on a Friday. You will receive your new spellings each Friday as well, to practise throughout the week. There are spare ones in class if you have lost yours. 

These are the adults in our class:
Teacher: Mrs Davis
TA: Mrs Gough
HLTA: Mr Plant (Tuesday Afternoons)
You can talk to any class adult if you have an concerns, worries or questions.
Curriculum Letters

Here you will find the curriculum letters for this academic year.

World War 2 Day

We had a fantastic visit from Richard this half term who taught us about WW2. He explained how WW2 began, what it was like for the soldiers and people in Britain and he even brought in some artefacts for us to look at.

World Book Day

Well done to Poppyanna and Chloe who won our 'Best Dressed' competition! Poppyanna dressed as Anne from 'Anne of Green Gables' whilst Chloe dressed at Mary Poppins.
Spring 2 Text Map - Setting Description
James Nash visit

We were so lucky to have local poet, James Nash, come and work with us for a few days. We wrote some wonderful poems and even got to perform them to the Lord Mayor of Leeds, Al Garthwaite.

Text Map - Spring 1 - Setting Description.
Anglo-Saxon Adventure!

Year 5 visited Leeds City Museum where we learned lots about Anglo Saxons. We took part in a workshop where we touched real artefacts and we went on a treasure hunt to find different artefacts around the museum. We had a great time!

Text Map - Autumn 2 - Newspaper Report

This half term we are learning how to write newspaper reports. Here is our model text, based on the story Beowulf and Grendel.
Text Map - Autumn 1 - Story Opening

Here is our text map for this half term. A story opening based on the book 'Journey to Jo'Burg'.

Homework Menu - Autumn 1

See how many of these activities you can complete. Your homework will be displayed in class and you will be in with a chance of becoming our Homework Champion of the half term!