Today, Y5 learnt about the phases of the moon. We created a moon slider to show the different phases throughout the lunar month.
Today, Y5C became astronauts. We completed a series of space mission challenges to help us achieve astronaut status. Take a look at some of our activities below:
Today, Y5C went for an afternoon stroll to Valley Park, taking in our surroundings. We played some team games and explored the nature around us.
As new recruits of the NASA Space Academy, 5Eb were contacted by mission control to complete a busy training schedule ahead of their trip to work on the ISS. We […]
Today we began recapping division in Y5. Some excellent teamwork shown – children were supporting their peers to calculate using a written method
Today, Y5 developed their fitness skills in PE. In pairs, they tested each other’s agility, creating mirror images of one another. The children then created their own routines to perform […]
Today, Y5 made their own Mars Rovers. First, we researched the actual Mars Rovers and then designed our own using our RUBRIC criteria to help us. We then made our […]
In PE this week, we have begun our astronaut training – building stamina and resilience to achieve our goals!
Year 5 have been putting their drama and oracy skills into practice today when we held a “NASA press conference” in our literacy lesson. Pupils were put in the hot-seat […]
Today in P4C, Y5 read the book, ‘Here We Are.’ Our chosen P4C question was, ‘is it good to be different?’ We spoke about our own similarities and differences and […]
Today, Y5 left their desks to do their maths learning. We were finding common factor pairs using Venn diagrams to represent our learning.
Through reading our class text: The Jamie Drake Equation, we noticed that the main character was learning about a mathematical pattern called the Fibonacci sequence. We looked at this phenomenal […]
Today in PE, Y5 underwent an intensive astronaut training programme to test our fitness. We focused on skills that tested our speed, agility, balance and strength, all of which are […]
The Lunar Cycle, or Phases of the Moon, helps us young scientists to understand why we see different shapes of the moon each night We investigated this first and then […]
Today, we have spent our day using our reflection skills to look back over the last few months to show what hardworking learners we have been and reflect on our […]
Today, Y5 returned from their Remote Learning and threw themselves into their Immersive Reading Text, The Jamie Drake Equation. In a part of the story, Jamie’s teacher, Mrs Solomon, asks […]
Today Y5 took part in their Numeracy lesson on Google Meet. It was great to see lots of children scaling themselves 4’s and 5’s. So proud of them all!
This morning, y5 attended a virtual online SPaG lesson to look at the important spellings for year 5/6 and to focus on a specific skill. They then went away and […]
Today, Y5 started their live guided reading sessions. It was great to see so many smiling faces!