Y5 Dragon Eyes

As we work towards our quest to build upon our artistic skills, we have begun to explore textures in y5 and how this can be achieved across many different media. […]

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Fitness Friday

From international dance tutorials exploring dance from another culture to continuing Captain Tom’s legacy through a sponsored circuit training, the y5 children have had a busy day.

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Science Ambassadors

This week, the science ambassadors have delivered their very own presentation about our scientists of the term: Isaac Newton. The children demonstrated excellent communication skills and a great deal of […]

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Dragon eyes in Y5

The y5 children have got off to a fantastic start in their sketch books this term. We have built on our pencil skills to add texture to our learning, using […]

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Y5 become Botanists

Today, y5 became Botanists as they used their understanding of ‘parts of a flowering plant’ to deepen their understanding of how the parts support reproduction. Using careful precision, and with […]

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The ultimate HJS Egg Hunt 🗺 🐣🍫 🔐

This week, all children in school have participated in the ultimate egg hunt challenge, using orienteering and teamwork. Children have had to solve a range of maths problems to help […]

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Y5 take their P4C discussions home

This week, Y5 focused on the ‘growth mindset’ story in PSHE and P4C and explored how, especially after this tricky year, we can develop a ‘can do’ attitude. We discussed […]

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Y5 observe and analyse textiles 🖼

Today, Y5 used their observational skills to analyse examples of art and textiles. They then created their own example of a Tudor pattern, using their sketching pencil.

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HJS super scientists

To end science week, HJS joined a live lesson with Sheffield Hallam University to take part in some mind boggling experiments. We used shaving foam and food colouring to replicate […]

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Dissolving investigation in y5

Today, we developed our scientific enquiry skills by first generating our own investigative question: How does the temperature of water affect the rate a substance dissolves? We followed our science […]

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End of lockdown reflections

As the time has come to return to school, y5 spent some time this morning reflecting on their time in lockdown and looking forward to what they want to achieve […]

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RP Reps Training

Today, we have met again with our RP Reps to continue the training. We focused on understanding conflict and how to work together to repair situations. Well done to everyone […]

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LIVE lesson in Y5- Is Plastic Fantastic ?

This morning, y5 had the opportunity to join the Young Imagineers on a LIVE lesson all about sustainability. This linked well to our science topic: Materials and their properties and […]

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Y5 perform their raps about Henry VIII’s wives 🤴🏼🎤🎵

Y5 were set a mission to write their own lyrics to remember the key information about Henry VIII’s 6 wives. The children then performed their lyrics in the style of […]

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