Figurative Language

April 29th, 2017 | Posted by Mrs Hesketh in Year 5 Archive - (0 Comments)

We have been thinking about how to use figurative language to describe a flood. Share ideas here to help everyone with their stories.  

Imperial Measurement

March 18th, 2017 | Posted by Mrs Brown in Year 5 Archive - (5 Comments)

Yesterday we were talking about imperial measurements. I always remember that there are 16oz in 1lb, 8oz in 1/2lb and 4oz in a 1/4lb because I used to work on a sweet stall and they were the amounts we used to weigh the sweets in. Do you or your family know any other imperial measures?

Are you enjoying our class read? It is one of my favourite stories so far in Year Five. My favourite character is Bradley. Even though he can get into trouble quite easily, he is starting to show a sensitive side. I think I agree with his mother when she says, “Deep down, he really is …
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Collective Nouns

March 9th, 2017 | Posted by Mrs Brown in Year 5 Archive - (17 Comments)

Today we found out the collective noun for a group of kittens is a litter. I also know a group of geese is called a gaggle. Can you add another collective noun for a different animal group to this post – can we get more than 20?

Online Safety

December 7th, 2016 | Posted by Mrs Grundy in Year 5 Archive - (35 Comments)

What have you learnt about how to keep yourselves safe online? What changes have you made to keep yourself safe?