Year 5 had a wonderful visit to Bradford to visit the Media Museum to support their learning about film and animation. Our visit included a visit to the IMAX cinema […]
This week we have been learning about Gregor Mendel, the founder of modern genetics. This supported our learning about plant reproduction. We explored how Mendel explained how we inherit eye […]
Today, Mrs Angus’ numeracy group found fractions of numbers using natural materials.
Year 5 had a very interesting morning listening to our visitor, a Professor of Cell Biology from Sheffield Hallam University. It was explained how gels are being developed to transmit […]
This morning children got a chance to read some biography’s written by some year 6 children. They really enjoyed being able to see the year 6 expectations and were able […]
Today in Y5G we have taken part in a P4C linked to internet safety week! We started by watching a quick video linked to sharing online.
We have been reasoning about shapes this week, in numeracy. This involved the children using their teamwork skills and their communication skills as the classifying task created lots of discussion.
Mrs Angus’ numeracy group have been creative with angles. We accurately drew shapes by measuring angles and added parallel lines to create pictures which were inspired by the artist Kandinsky.
What a performance, indeed! Year 5 were absolutely fantastic, this morning, performing their Shakespeare Festival scenes for the whole school! We are VERY excited about performing at the Civic now! […]
Preparations for our Year 5 Shakespeare Festival are coming along really well! The children are working so hard ahead of their big dress rehearsal, next week, for the whole school! […]
Today, we have been looking at angles around school. We searched for Acute and Obtuse angles. We noticed that man made objects had mostly right angles. However, natural objects such […]
Maths with Mrs Gilroy Today in our maths class we went on an angle hunt! The children had lots of fun trying to find angles all around them. They went […]
The children in Mrs Graham’s class have had a wonderful afternoon today, getting to know their new teacher over a pot of … a pot of what?! Can you guess […]
Mrs Graham, Mrs Morris and two children from Y5/6 had a wonderful afternoon at Sheffield Town Hall today, celebrating 70 years since the universal declaration of human rights. Ayaan and […]
We have been explaining reversible changes in Y5A. We have been using evaporation to separate water and salt. The warmest part of the classroom was under the smart board, […]
We have begun writing our own play scripts for our performance of Romeo and Juliet. We have read lots of different play scripts and have noted the features to help […]
‘I’m late, I’m late…’ Maybe the White Rabbit, in our school play, should learn from our outdoor numeracy lesson today. We have been estimating and then testing how long it […]
Mrs Graham’s Maths group had another fantastic treasure hunt today … this time, with Christmas themed problems to solve! Take a look … Would you have been able to find […]