Year 5

  • 18 Jan 2018

    Self defence

    In karate this week, the children learned how defend themselves using four key karate moves. The children were not aiming to hurt one another, they aimed to defend themselves in karate environments. We remembered the key rules of karate: good manners and not to practise karate without a sensei. Another fantastic session with our resident […]

  • 11 Jan 2018


    Today, we had the opportunity to try karate. We worked with Sensei Mike to develop our discipline, focus and self defence. We showed good manners and promised not to practise our skills anywhere other than karate class.

  • 11 Jan 2018

    WE workshop

    We had a fantastic time with Rob from WE. WE is an organisation that promotes the importance of doing good. As a result of our work with WE, we are planning a charity event in order to support children who are not as fortunate. Here are some pictures of our workshop and our planning process […]

  • 05 Jan 2018

    Year 5 Homework

    Year 5 Homework Spring 1

  • 05 Jan 2018

    Year 5 Newsletter

    Year 5 Newsletter Spring 1

  • 14 Dec 2017

    Victorian days

    To consolidate our topic, the Victorians, Year 5 participated in two Victorian themed days. On Tuesday, the children had a murder mystery. They explored the crime and punishment of the notorious killer, Mary Ann Cotton. They were wonderful detectives and solved the case. Today, the children dressed in their Victorian outfits and had a fun […]

  • 08 Dec 2017

    Christmas Activity Day

    We had a fabulous day on Christmas activity day and produced some lovely Christmas crafts. Our classroom now looks wonderfully festive.

  • 08 Dec 2017

    Victorian doll house

    As a class, we made a Victorian doll house that’s inspired by authentic Victorian rooms. We researched Victorian rooms, explored Victorian interior designers (William Morris) and designed our own rooms. We then worked in table groups to make the rooms using a range of materials. Finally, we pieced the rooms together to create a grand […]

  • 28 Nov 2017

  • 13 Nov 2017

    Year 5 Homework Autumn 2

    Click to see Autumn 2 Homework

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