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Year 5: Mr Craig

Welcome to Year 5!

 

Over the course of the Summer Term, we are studying the Mayan civilisation - temples, glyphs and gods, and we will also be exploring the planet - countries, flora and fauna.

 

Please see below for photos of what we've been up to this (and last) term. Ask your child about what they've been doing!

 

For maths, please help your child practise their times tables - which are a crucial underpinning skill in mental maths. We have found a range of apps that support learning tables and are positively reviewed.  They are all either free or very cheap.

 

  • 10 minutes a day times tables by Dorling Kindersley
  • Times tables quiz by Padadaz
  • Maths loops times tables by James C Carriedo
  • Times tables for kids practice by Intenet design zone
  • Multiplication tables by Ronak Shah
  • Multiplication games by Maria Dolores
  • Maths champions fun brain games by Nicolas Lehovetski
  • Times tables rock stars

Survival skills in forest school - axes, shelters, fire!

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Beach Day! Sandcastles and ice cream...

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Separating materials in science

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Shipwrecked! Some drama to help learn the story...

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Orienteering - in small groups, we've been learning how to read a compass

Orienteering - in small groups, we've been learning how to read a compass 1
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PE: Tennis coaching

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The life cycle of a daffodil

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Creating our names in Mayan Glyphs

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Rocket Cars - Bloodhound SSC Project

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Archery!

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Project Day! The class made projects based on the theme of 'Planet Earth'

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Project Day! The class made projects based on the theme of 'Planet Earth'  13

Peer teaching - the class have been helping eachother with their maths' targets

Peer teaching - the class have been helping eachother with their maths' targets 1
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Peer teaching - the class have been helping eachother with their maths' targets 5

Pyjama Day - netball.

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Here are some pictures from our PE sessions over the year. We did tag rugby and yoga in the autumn term, and we are doing tae kwon do and hockey in the spring term.

PE in Year 5

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We are learning about Shackelton's epic 'Endurance' journey - over 100 years ago! 

Geography: Learning about the features of the world.

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We have been studying 17th Century London this term and have been trying to emulate Rembrandt's 'Ciaroscuro' shading technique. Here are a few examples of our still lives (chalk on black) and portraits (charcoal on white).

Art in Year 5

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Science in Year 5

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Topic Work

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