Learning Note Week 4

Learning Note to families: This week…  We finished off our division topic by looking at two step problems involving division.  We then looked at divisibility tests so the children can recognise when a number is divisible by another number.  In English, we have looked at the author’s use of hu

Learning note

This week…  In maths we have focused on division.   We know how to divide up to 4 digits by a 1 digit number using the formal method of short division.  In English, we have introduced our new unit of work ‘Skills from Brazil’ which will help us with our persuasive writing.  We have also i

Merry Christmas everyone!

Firstly, the whole Year 5 team would like to say a huge thank you for the generous gift which you gave to us.  It was very much appreciated and we will no doubt find something lovely to spend it on. It was such a special moment taking the children around our local community, to businesses […

Hard work and rehearsals.

We are so proud of our Year 5’s; for all their effort in rehearsals so far, along with continuing to put 100% effort into their class work. We shared our favourite poems with eachother and discussed what features they had.  We also compared them with other poems we had looked at.  It goes wi

What a fantastic week!

This week has been action packed.  We have embraced learning about Diwali and enjoyed hearing from some pupils about how they celebrate it with their families.  The rest of the class were able to ask them questions about where they go to worship and traditions they undertake.  We made our very ow