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Year Five

Class Teacher: Miss Pennington

Mrs Tebay (on Maternity Leave)

Curriculum Overview Y5

Good News-Mrs Tebay had a baby girl on 15th February!

Welcome to Year 5.  Below is a ‘blog’ of what we have been doing throughout the year.

Last term we were looking at lots of different exciting things in our Rivers and Coasts Topic… take a look Year 5 Earth Matters- Theme Overview 2017. Newsletter- Spring Newsletter 2017

This term we are focusing on the Ancient Greeks, have a look at our topic overview Y5 Ancient Greece- Topic Overview 2017. Newsletter- Summer Newsletter 2017 


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 Castle Head – Friday 16th September

We had a fantastic time at Castle Head creating rafts and climbing!

 


 

Science with Mr Russell – September 2016

We had a very enjoyable session with Mr Russell (from Cartmel Priory School) in which we looked at adaptations including our thumb.  We had fun completing the different activities and are looking forward to our next lesson with Mr Russell!

 


Science Investigation – Investigating mixtures and solutions and how to separate them. – September 2016

We had a lot of fun (and made a lot of mess!) separating a mixture on the basis of their properties.

 


Tuesday 13th December – visit to Cartmel Priory School for Soap Making!

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Thursday 8th December – Cooking for VE Day Party!

 


Friday 20th January 2017- Playleaders

Year 5 have had a great time working with Mrs Hill from Cartmel Priory School on the playleaders award scheme. They were taught how to organise different games and activities for the younger children. At lunchtimes children take it in turns to lead activities.

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Thursday 2nd February 2017-  World Book Day

Year 5 had lots of book related fun today, we played ‘Guess the Character’ and wrote 100 word stories (which is much harder than it seems). Also, they looked amazing dressed up!

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Wednesday 15th March- Science: Life Cycles

We have been looking at the life cycles of 6 different animals: Mammals, Fish, Reptiles, Amphibians, Insects and Birds.

We have also had some class pets arrive- Bob, Fred, Coco, Fuzz and Creepy- our caterpillars that have doubled in size in the past two weeks, soon they will be forming cocoons and when they hatch they will be….BUTTERFLIES! We are hoping to release them into our outdoor area!

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Update: the cocoons have hatched and we have 5 very healthy butterflies. 18618427_10212862369615917_765648401_o


Thursday 27th April – Wheelchair Basketball

Year five have enjoyed a visit from Nat and Ray today who gave us the opportunity to have a go at wheelchair basketball. We all enjoyed it thoroughly and took to the chairs with ease!

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Friday 9th June 2017- Rubbish Rebels

Year 5 enjoyed a visit from Frankie who came in to do a workshop all about Rubbish! We learned a lot about how we can use the three R’s to reduce waste, correctly recycle and reuse. The best part was when we had the opportunity to make our own Rubbish Rebels from our recycled materials!

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