Our final project this year is called MASTERPIECE MAKERS and we will be learning new skills as designers, artists and performers. But what is it exactly that makes something a masterpiece? The definition of  a masterpiece is; a work of outstanding artistry, skill or workmanship. We often think of paintings like the ones above as masterpieces but do …
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Go with the Flow The theme of our first summer project is water. It plays such a big part of our everyday lives in so many ways: there aren’t many things that we can honestly say we could live without but water is one of them. Here are a few things for you to start …
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Spring 2

February 25th, 2018 | Posted by Mrs Brown in Teacher Posts | Year 5 Archive - (0 Comments)

From Little Acorns to Great Oaks Our project this term involves learning about the life cycles of lots of different living things; plants, trees, mammals, insects, birds and amphibians. Just like us, all these things go through some amazing changes as they grow  and we’re going to be finding out all about them. Which do you …
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Spring 1

January 5th, 2018 | Posted by Mrs Brown in Year 5 Archive - (0 Comments)

From Caves to Canada In this term’s project we will be thinking about how the time and place in which people live determines the homes they live in. We will be travelling back in time to the Stone, Iron and Bronze ages when living in a cave was the norm. How would you like to …
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From Caves to Canada

January 5th, 2018 | Posted by Mrs Brown in Uncategorized | Year 5 Archive - (1 Comments)

In this term’s project we will be thinking about how the time and place in which people live determines the homes they live in. We will be travelling back in time to the Stone, Iron and Bronze ages when living in a cave was the norm. How would you like to swap your lovely home …
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Reading Recommendations

November 9th, 2017 | Posted by Mrs Brown in Pupil Posts | Year 5 Archive - (23 Comments)

Sometimes it is tricky to find a new book that you’ll enjoy so I’d like you to add the titles and authors of any books you have read that you think others in the class may enjoy. If you like mystery books Lillia recommends; A Place Called Perfect by Helena Duggan

Aut 2

October 24th, 2017 | Posted by Mrs Brown in Year 5 Archive - (0 Comments)

Roaming Romans Hail Year 5! This half term in our Roaming Romans project we will be learning all about the Roman Empire, the Roman way of life and thinking about the impact the Romans had on our lives today. Living in Roman times your life could’ve been very different depending on who you were. The life …
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Project Overview

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Year 5 Curriculum

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RaPaCoDaNumBo

October 16th, 2017 | Posted by Mrs Brown in Pupil Posts | Year 5 Archive - (28 Comments)

We have been using RaPaCoDaNumBo to solve maths questions mentally. I am going to ask a question which I’d like you to solve mentally using one of the 5 strategies. Once you’ve answered it and said which strategy you have used I want you to write another question for the next person to answer using …
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