Year 5 2016 - 2017

Mrs Harper

Mr Williams

Welcome to Year 5  

In Year 5 Mrs Harper teaches 5H and Mr Williams teaches 5W. We also have Mrs Pickavance, Mrs Morris, Miss Miller and Mrs Dwan supporting our learning. 


We are now fully immersed back into school life, after our exciting residential to Betws-y-Coed. The children were an absolute delight to take away and we are so proud of them all. It was a real working holiday and the children really expanded their knowledge of a different UK locations. Photographs are now in the gallery.

21.4.17:  We have all had a great first week back after the Easter break. We visited the pinewoods behinf St Luke's church on Tuesday morning and looked at land use, habitats and wildlife in the area. The children also got the chance to develop their sketching skills.

On Wednesday morning, 5W took the short trip to Range High where we were made to feel extremely welcome by Mrs Cunningham (computing teacher) who taught the children how to code using game-maker. The children had great enjoyment creating a computer game and it was lovely to see them helping each other. smiley

On Thursday, we donned our trainers on again and visited the  National Trust squirrel reserve. Each class were taken around the squirrel wallk by a NT ranger and learnt lots of facts about our friendly local red squirrel. The squirrel feeders tied in feeding time with our visit which made for great squirrel viewing. I've never seen so many squirrels at one time!

Leading on from our informative morning with the squirrels, we were visited by anther ranger on Fridaymorning. Sally led the children on a hyperlinked powerpoint adventure to save our squirrel. By the end of ther session, the children were experts in squirrel conservation. Well done to all of the children for their fabulous listening, enthusiasm and thoughtful contribution which made the session a great success. 





Olivia! What a success, what a triumph. Well done Year 5. The West End is calling. You thoroughly deserve the standing ovations. Pictures will be uploaded to the gallery very soon. Have a lovely and restful Easter break. Please have a look at next half terms overview for our topic - take nothing but memories, leave nothing but footprints. can you work out where the title comes from and the meaning behind it?

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Year 5: News items

Summer term trips, by Mrs Harper

Year 5: Blog items

A friend like Ben, by Mrs Harper

Year 5: Gallery items

Year 5: Calendar items

End of term, by Mr S

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