Year 5 News

5-a-side Champions!

Congratulations to our 5 a side team who have played phenomenally this week in the Seaham PSFA tournament.  The competition in the finals tonight has played havoc with Mrs Prest and Mrs Donnelly’s nerves! The boys won the first match 3-2 against Seaview the drew 2-2 with Ryhope so it all came down to the last match. If they drew, …

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Week Beginning 2nd October

Where is the time going? October already! I’ve been so impressed with my sports leaders this week – thank you girls for helping out with gymnastics club for Year 3 and 4. Your explanations and demonstrations were excellent and you really helped your younger friends. We have enjoyed investigating dissolving this week in science and have been thinking about factors …

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Week Beginning 25th September

This week we have really enjoyed working with FISCH to learn some warm ups and different ways of getting our heart beating faster.  We are going to use these to lead warm ups in our PE lessons. We’ve been back outside again to look for properties of materials all around school linked to our science and have begun to learn …

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Week Beginning 18th September

Sorry for the very late post this week – laptop troubles! We’ve had a very ‘outdoorsy’ week this week, making the most of the warm days before autumn really kicks in.  We’ve tried to get some cross country running and walking in and the children are really putting me through my paces, the fit bunch. We enjoyed our first session …

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Y5 week beginning 11th September

We have had another busy week in school this week. We’ve read and performed The Highwayman by Alfred Noyes and looked at how he uses similes and metaphors to help up in our own writing.  Check out Sam’s awesome example below! Taking my marking bag home isn’t so bad when the writing is this good – well done all of …

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Meet The Teacher Info

Parent’s Information Evening – Year 5 September 2017   Summary of points: Maths – maths is taught every day, usually first thing every morning and begins promptly at 8:55. All children will work on the Year 5 curriculum although interventions and support will be given to those who may need to catch up with work from previous years. Our maths …

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Welcome to Year 5!

A quick welcome to Year 5 this year!  I just thought I would share what we will be learning and weekly events. WEEKLY TIMETABLE P.E. this term is on Wednesday and Friday each week.  On Wednesdays we will be working with FISCH (Family Initiative Supporting Children’s Health) to do lessons focused on an active and healthy lifestyle and on Fridays …

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