Miss Kerry Judge - Year 5 Teacher
Mrs Claire George - Learning Support Assistant
Hello and welcome to Year Five's class page! I am Miss Judge, Year Five's class teacher. You will be able to find what is going on in Year Five and all the fun and exciting things we are learning about. I hope you enjoy looking at our class page.
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We have been writing our own poems in Literacy. We have been writing limericks and sonnets.
We have been drawing and interpreting graphs and charts.
Our enquiry topic is all about the UK and France. We have been researching landmarks and have been writing our own postcards.
Please follow this link to see our latest Homework Project term 4.
In Art we have been recreating the Amazon rainforest using pencils and pastels. Here are some pastel drawings of the Amazon.
The children have been re-writing a chapter from 'Journey to the River Sea'.
We have been doing lots of coding in Year 5. We have been linking coding with our enquiry topic 'Ancient Maya'.
Every time we finish reading a book we always complete a book review. Here are some examples.
During Literacy this term we will be reading 'Journey to the River Sea' by Eva Ibbotson. We will be exploring Maia's journey to her new home in the Amazon.
This week the children have been using a thesaurus to help improve their vocabulary. They will be describing Maia's journey through the Amazon next week.
In Maths the children have been finding squared and cubed numbers. Children have also been comparing and ordering fractions.
We will be exploring Ancient Maya civilisation in our Enquiry lessons this term. The children have found lots of facts already.
Here are some of this terms Homelearning projects.
In Literacy we have been reading 'Shackelton's Journey'. The children have all been given a crew member and they have been trying to persuade Ernest Shackleton to give them a job.
During Maths this week we have been looking at different methods for multiplying numbers.
During Enquiry lessons the children have been exploring different biomes.
Please click here to see our latest Newsletter - Yr 5 Term 1 Newsletter
In Literacy lots of our work has been based around Ancient Greece and Greek myths. The children have written their own Greek Myths. The children have also written biography about Olympians and Paralympians.
During maths this week we have been looking at adding large numbers using column addition.
This term we have been exploring Earth and Space. The children have been researching the planets and have created excellent posters of their favourite planet. They have included lots of facts!
We have been playing netball during P.E. The children have practised passing and shooting. We are now playing full matches and focusing on our footwork.
Here are some of the fantastic Spartan shields, swords and helmets and Solar System displays we have made for our home learning project.