Today Y5 investigated the change in a shadow throughout the day. Every hour (starting at 9:30) we went outside to measure our teachers shadow, making notes about its change in […]
Today we are thinking about the relationship between the Earth, Sun and Moon and how the Earth spinning on its axis causes changes in shadows throughout the day. We have […]
Today, y5Eb – who have been working extremely hard on these over the last week – shared their manifestos for school council. They were well planned and showed what wonderful […]
Today, Mrs Ebbs’ maths group applied their learning of place value and ordering larger numbers to order the planets according to their diameter. We started by partitioning each number using […]
Today Y5 used 4B pencils to create shade and tone. We looked at how to make our image darker and lighter and created some amazing astronaut images.
Today Y5 took part in a P4C discussion based on the Huge bag of worries. We discussed why it was important to discuss our worries and recorded our thoughts.
Today we have been focusing on how we can create shade and tone in our sketching. We looked carefully at the pencils we use in art and how we can […]
Today Y5 used white pastels and paint to create images of the moon. We created a 3D effect and looked carefully at the texture of the moon and its craters.
We had a great time this morning on our NEMESIS zoom meeting finding out more information on being involved in the ‘Coronavirus Chronicles’ research project. We can’t wait to get […]
As part of our wellness week we took a nature walk around school and took photos of our lovely surroundings. We learnt about different photography points of view to take […]
Miss Snowden and Mrs Ebbs took their bubbles to investigate the school pond today to see what creatures we could find. It was a very exciting time as we found […]
A short clip of Y5S performing ‘Hamlet’ at the Civic Theatre from our Shakespeare festival. I am extremely proud of Y5S for their entry into the ‘Best Play’ category in […]
A small reflection of the huge amount of work and effort we have seen from Y5GE during the lockdown. We are proud of each and every one of you. Mrs […]
Miss Cooper, Mrs Evans and Mrs Ebbs are so excited to welcome you into Year 5! Our Y5 Teaching Assistants will be Mrs O’Brien, Miss Hayes, Mrs Marsh and Miss […]
This afternoon, we have been filtering dirty water to see which methods were the most successful. We experimented with a variety equipment and concluded that using the piece of cloth […]
This afternoon, our Y5 pupils became NASA scientists as they took on a STEM challenge to create a prototype for a moon buggy. They needed to create a model which […]
Today, the children in y5 were challenged to creatively represent their chosen researcher star constellations. The teachers have been blown away with their resourcefulness and determination in both and science