Year 5

Welcome to our Year 5 Page!

**Please scroll down to the bottom of this page to find out more about what we have been doing this year**

Our Year 5 teachers are Mrs Angel and Mr Williams.

Our teaching assistants are Mrs Harrison and Miss Readman.

Dates to remember:

Children in Need: 15th November 2019 (Own clothes day)

Christmas Fayre: 27th November

Christmas Advent Service:Tuesday 17th December @ 6pm Holy Name

Physical Education

This term, our topics are Tag Rugby and Indoor Athletics.

Our P.E. kit is a plain white top, black/navy shorts or trousers, black/navy jumper and trainers. Often, our P.E. lessons will take place outside so make sure you bring appropriate clothing!We suggest that the children bring their kit on a Monday and leave it in school until Friday.

Don’t forget your P.E. kit!!

Homework

Homework is sent out each Friday and is to be returned on the following Thursday. There will be both Maths and English homework.

Year 5 children are also expected to read every night. Please make sure that you have your Reading Record signed each day and bring it back to school.

Curriculum

At St Edward’s we are linking subjects together – a cross curricular approach.

Useful links

Take a tour around Anne Frank’s house

Find out more about World War 2

Letters and Information

Y5 long term overview

Y5 Autumn Newsletter 2019

JANUARY 2020

Year 5 enjoyed a sports-fuelled morning with Simon Carson Sports.

DECEMBER 2019

Year 5 enjoyed taking part in the festive activities throughout our final week ended with an awesome party!

NOVEMBER 2019

Year 5 enjoyed taking part in their Player Training with Mrs Gibson.

Both year 5 classes visited the Dorman Museum on 6th November to introduce our new Science topic on Earth and Space. They had to complete a number of missions to Mars.

Year 5A have been enjoying their sessions of Japanese style Taiko Drumming with Mr Drum. We have learnt the art of self-control and discipline whilst playing the ancient beats of the Japanese armies.

OCTOBER 2019

On October 11th, the year 5 classes visited Eden Camp as part of our studies into World War 2. We had  a great time looking around all of the huts to experience lots of primary sources of evidence from World War 2, singing along to war time music and of course, visiting the gift shop!

SEPTEMBER 2019

During our first term, year 5W enjoyed 5 weeks of Japanese style Taiko Drumming with Mr Drum. We learnt the art of self-control and discipline whilst playing the ancient beats of the Japanese armies.