Year 5 2021 - 2022

Mrs Vinyard

Mrs Littlewood

Welcome to our class page!

Please check periodically for pictures and videos of our work. If you have any questions, please contact the school office to arrange to speak with one of the Year 5 Team: Mrs. Vinyard, Mrs. Littlewood, Mrs. Davidson and Mr. Wallis.

 

This half term, our  P.E. sessions will take place each Monday and K.A.B.s activities every Friday. Please wear a suitable sports kit to school on these days.

 

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We are reading...

GoldGato (The United States)'s review of Queen of the FallsGood Night Stories for Rebel Girls - Wikipedia

This half term, our class reading book is 'The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe' by C.S. Lewis; in our reading comprehension lessons we are reading ' Goodnight Stories for Rebel Girls' and in our writing lessons we will be studying 'Queen of the Falls' by Chris Van Allsburg.

 

Home Reading Books

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Children have all read in class and selected a home reading book to bring home. Please listen to your child read regularly and add a comment to his/her reading record to update us on progress at home. Children should bring reading books and records into school each day.

 

Homework

Each week, children have been asked to spend a couple of sessions  on Century Tech to work through their personalised pathways  (at the top of the screen on Century Tech). The activities are personalised and include short teaching videos which aim to develop English and maths skills further. Children will also receive weekly 'nuggets' of English and maths, set by the class teacher, to consolidate our current learning. New homework tasks are added each Wednesday. Please support your child to complete these tasks by the following Wednesday.

 

Usernames and passwords have been sent home in the previous class. Please contact us if you need any assistance to access your account.

 

The following websites are of use to support learning multiplication and division facts at home:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/z826n39

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/7-11-years/multiplication-and-division

https://home.oxfordowl.co.uk/maths/primary-multiplication-division/help-with-times-tables/

 

Spelling and times tables tests take place each Thursday with Mrs. Littlewood. Details of these can be found below. A paper copy has also been sent home.

 

There are three Year 5 arithmetic tests (with answers) below, which you may wish to use throughout the year, to support your child's maths learning further. Y3/4 and Y5/6 common exception word lists can also be found in the files below. These give details of the common words which children are expected to read and spell.

 

 

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