Year 5: Week beginning 20 September

Pnawn da pawb, I hope that you have enjoyed your weekend. This week, our focus in Maths is –  *Making numbers by splitting them into thousands, hundreds, tens and units. *Rearranging numbers to make the largest or smallest you can. *Column addition. With Mrs Hughes, you will be reading more from ‘Homework from Pluto’ and … Read more…

Year 5: Week beginning 12 September

Pnawn da Blwyddyn 5. This week, our focus in Maths will be place value, writing numbers in words and figures, explaining the value of numbers and recognising which numbers are bigger.   After reading more of ‘Homework on Pluto’, we will be researching Pluto and then writing a letter in the role of Jon.  We will … Read more…

Year 5: Topic Launch

After our launch, year 5 pupils shared their ideas of activities for our topic.  We put all the ideas in the concept map.  Ideas include making a Mars Rover and a rocket, fact file of the planets, finding out about the phases of the moon and the seasons. We also set out our key questions … Read more…

Year 5: Week beginning 6 September

Pnawn da blwyddyn 5.  We hope that you all have enjoyed your weekend in the sunshine.  We launched our topic on Friday ‘To infinity and beyond’ and we shared our ideas for our topic.  I had some fantastic ideas from everyone. This week, we will be starting our Maths by looking at place value and … Read more…

Year 5: Croeso – welcome

Pnawn da, I hope that you have all had a lovely summer.  We are really looking forward to seeing you all.  The classroom is all ready for you. We will be launching our first topic tomorrow and we are exciting to start it.   At the end of the school day, we will leave first … Read more…

Year 5: Olympic week

Next week is our Olympic week. Year 5 are representing Australia. Everyday the children will be taking part in a different Olympic activity such as javelin, ball skills and hurdles. They will also be learning all about Australia with lots of fun filled activities. On Monday we will be holding our opening ceremony and ask … Read more…

Year 5: Visiting the prayer space

Year 5 really enjoyed being back in school and finally were able to visit the prayer space that the year 5 Ethos   Committee ( Criw Addoli) had planned. They all loved going round the prayer stations and reflecting on our school values. 

Back to School

Pnawn da! We hope that you have had a wonderful week off school ,we can’t wait to see you all tomorrow to start our new topic, Minibeasts around the World. This week we will look at the topic overview and think about what we want to find out and learn about Minibeasts. As a well … Read more…

Half Term Holiday

Dear Parents As we come to the end of a very busy half term, I would like to thank you all for your continued support. It has been lovely having the children back in school and we have certainly enjoyed it as much as they have. We hope the weather is kind and we can … Read more…

Year 5: Values Day

Today we have focussed on honesty. We reflected on times when we made wrong choices and how we dealt with them. The class were reminded that it is important to make the right choices, but also that we can learn from our mistakes.  They completed questionnaires, which were personal to them and they did not … Read more…

Year 5: Busy morning!

We’re having fun this morning rotating around different activities. We have been learning about toys that children from rich and poor families had. We’ve completed a range or sorting activities and recorded the information in different ways. They are now busy making paper toy boats and soldiers, before we move onto the maths work for … Read more…

Year 5: Maths

Good morning! We’ve had a maths morning today. We started with our ‘hands on numeracy,’ where we were making square numbers and cutting them out to create posters. The class worked really well and they’re excited to bring them home after school.  We then worked in our books to look for patterns when moving onto … Read more…

Year 5: Thursday 13th May

We are having a busy week in year 5. In themau we have been learning about Victorian children. We now know about Victorian schools and how children at their age would quite often leave their homes to start working. They have started to write a diary imagining that it is 1840 and they are ten … Read more…

Year 5: Connecting with nature

It is mental health awareness week and the theme is connecting with nature. Year 5 have been thinking about the benefits of being in nature for our wellbeing. We had a lovely time outside using all our senses, and looking closely at the natural world doing a scavenger hunt.