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Autumn, Term 1:

This term we will be learning about The Properties and Changes of Materials and just what makes a certain material unique. Additional topic homework can be accessed via Google Classroom and expect to see some examples of our learning here very soon.

Happy New Year!

Year 5 had a wonderful half-term before Christmas. The topic focus was The Ancient Egyptians which provided the children with a wealth of inspiration for their writing, their art and their historical studies.   It was wonderful to have some of the parents joining us for an afternoon of art. We…

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Spring 1- Space!

Our topic for Spring 1 is Space: what is out there? This is a huge topic where our Year 5 pupils will; become familiar with the planets (specialising in one in particular), will express their imagination in Peter Thorpe-inspired art and will delve into science topics (such as forces and the movement…

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Autumn 2- Ancient Egyptians!

Year 5 have enjoyed learning all about the ancient Egyptians this half term. We’ve written instructions on the mummification process, experimented with hieroglyphic paintings, written a recount of discovering an ancient Egyptian tomb in the Valley of the Kings, visited ancient Egyptian artefacts at…

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Welcome to Year 5 2023-2024

Topic Homework Properties and Material ChangesWelcome to Year 5. Please find the half-termly homework for Autumn 1 attached.

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Summer 2- History

During the final half term of the year, Year 5 will be learning all about Lancaster’s historic involvement in the Transatlantic Slave Trade. We will be visiting key places locally which will tell us more about this often overlooked, but important, History. In English, we will be studying two importa…

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Your child has been given a login and password for Times Table Rockstars, Spelling Shed and Rapid Readers . Details can be accessed¬† from their reading record. It is expected that children areaccessing these weekly alongside reading every day. You cn now also find your child’s weekly homework on Google Classroom.