In Science Club, we have been learning about reactions! In particular, we looked at why coca cola reacted with mentos. We found out that it is not actually a reaction and it is actually due to the carbon dioxide in the fizzy pop using the rough surface of the mento to try and escape the…3/4R 3/4S 3S 5/6C 5/6K 5/6R
“Why fit in when you were born to stand out?”
“I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious.”
Hello and welcome to Year 5/6!
This year your children will be in one of three home classes; 5/6K, 5/6C or 5/6R!
Your children will be registered in their home classes in a morning. Please ensure all money coming into school is in a clearly labelled enveloped stating your child’s name and what the money is for.
After registration, year 5s will either be in Mr Flanagan’s or Miss Connell’s class and year 6s will either be in Mrs Richard’s or Ms Kane’s class for Maths, Literacy, Reading and SPaG.
In the afternoon, children will be registered in their home classes and will stay in those classes for topic subjects.
On a Monday afternoon, children in both years will have music with Mr Howlett-Right who is a specialised music teacher from the Wickersley Partnership Trust.
On a Thursday morning, children in both years will have a MFL lesson with a MFL teacher from the Wickersley Partnership Trust.
On a Thursday afternoon, children will be separated into their year group classes for PE which is delivered by a trained PE teacher from the Wickersley Partnership Trust. Please make sure children have correct kit following the school’s PE policy.
Homework will be given out on a Friday and will be expected back into school by Wednesday so that teachers are able to mark and feedback.
Golden assembly is on a Friday afternoon at 2pm until 2:30pm.
Our topic for this term, is World War 1 and we are very excited about the fun lessons that we have planned! We look forward to becoming World War 1 experts especially as we near the 100 year anniversary!
In science, we have been learning all about light. This week, we investigated light at shadows. We looked at how shadows change shape depending on how close the light is and at what angle. Before the investigation, we hypothesised that the closer the light was to the object then the larger the shadow would become.Posted By: 5/6C
This week in Year 5, we have been learning about fractions and how to find equivalent fractions. So far, we have really enjoyed our fraction maths and cannot wait to learn more.Posted By: 5/6C 5/6K 5/6R General News
Say hello to your new school council who are looking very smart in their new purple school council hoodies. School council will be speaking to their classes to find out what equipment they would like to buy for outside breaks/dinner times. School council have also now decided that they will be in charge of collecting…1/2M 1/2SR 1SF 3/4R 3/4S 3S 5/6C 5/6K 5/6R General News School Council Blog
On Tuesday, 3rd October, KS2 held their annual Harvest festival assembly. Each class had prepared a short presentation regarding the theme harvest which we then performed to our parents and adults who came to watch. Thank you to all who came for your time and support. Here our two of our favourite harvest songs for…3/4R 3/4S 3S 5/6C 5/6K 5/6R Events General News
We have already had our first meeting and we are off to a great start! There are lots of exciting things that we are going to part of (in and around school) and we will let you know about some of these in more detail soon. All school councillors have now been selected by each…1/2M 1/2SR 1SF 3/4R 3/4S 5/6C 5/6K 5/6R General News School Council Blog
It’s only our third week back and I am seeing some amazing learning across school. The children are taking great care with their work to ensure it always something they are proud of. We have had a magician visiting Year 3 / 4 and a story teller in Foundation Stage to inspire children with their learning. Our Eid…1/2M 1/2SR 1SF 3/4R 3/4S 5/6C 5/6K 5/6R Foundation Stage General News Headteacher's Blog
On the 23rd September, we held an EID celebration party in the KS2 hall after school. There was lots of amazing food and fun activities like dancing and henna tattoos. Thank you to every one who attended this celebration and we hope you had a great time!Posted By: 1/2M 1/2SR 1SF 3/4R 3/4S 3S 5/6C 5/6K 5/6R Events General News
This term in Year 5/6, we are learning about Light. So far, we have learned how the eye works and how it helps us to see. Did you know that our eye original sees images upside down? Luckily, our brain flips the image the correct way enabling us to see the world as it should…5/6C 5/6K 5/6R