Welcome to Year 5's class page. Mrs Walsh, Mrs Drinkwater, Mrs Pendleton and Miss Acton are the adults working in Year 5 this year.
On this page, you will find lots of helpful hints and tips to work through during Year 5.
It is important to read at home every day and read a wide range of books.
Don't forget to quiz on your books after you have read them to improve your word count!
Don't forget to use I am Learning to check for Homework and to improve your learning.
In Year 5 during Spring 2, we will be learning all about the USA. We will be locating the USA on a map and finding the names and locations of the states. Check out our Knowledge Organiser for a brief overview of our topic.
In Year 5 during Autumn 1, we learnt all about Brazil! We located Brazil on a map and identified many of its human and physical features. We challenged ourselves to explain how a place may change in the future and how humans have improved the damaged the environment. We learnt about the different land uses and geographical features across Brazil.
Check out our Knowledge Organiser for a brief overview of what we will covered during our Brazil topic!
In Year 5 during Autumn 2, we learnt all about Ancient Egypt! We made and designed our own pyramids, learnt about how to build a pyramid and why the River Nile was important for Egyptians. We learnt about the Ancient Egyptian Gods and Goddesses and all about the mummification process.
Check out our Knowledge Organiser for a brief overview of what we covered.
Check out some pictures of our Ancient Egyptian WOW - we built pyramids out of spaghetti and marshmallows, and we mummified each other using toilet roll!
World War II
In Year 5 during Spring 1, we learnt all about World War 2! We learnt about how World War 2 started, the allies (friends) and the axis (enemies) and the life of an evacuee. We wrote letters and diaries as an evacuee and learnt about how people would protect themselves using air raid shelters. Our WOW was a trip to the air raid shelters in Stockport.
Check out our Knowledge Organiser for a brief overview of what we covered during our World War 2 topic.