WELCOME TO OUR YEAR 5 PAGE
We would like to thank all children for starting the term, enthusiastic and ready to learn. The children all look very smart in their uniform and black shoes. Please keep it up.
Your teachers in Year 5 are Mrs Boswell and Miss Betts.
Our Year group is supported by our Teaching Assistant - Miss Bacchiochi
If you have any queries please don't hesitate to speak to one of us. We will be happy to help.
We look forward to providing the children with a varied, exciting and inspiring curriculum.
Year five staff
Can all children please remember to read their school books every night for at least 10 minutes! An adult must comment and sign the child's reading diary to say they have read. Children will be rewarded with dojo's daily.
Spellings will be handed out on a Monday and children will be tested on a Friday.
All homework will be handed out on a Friday and due back in on a Wednesday.
P.E for Year 5 is on a Tuesday afternoon. Please ensure your child has the correct kit for these lessons and a change of footwear.
PE Kit consists of:
a white polo shirt,
black PE pumps
Please remember warmer kit ready for winter!
Year 5 would like to introduce you to Jez. He will be our jigsaw piece for our PSHE lessons, he will be helping us with our thoughts and feelings every week.
OTHER SUBJECT TOPICS
During the Autumn term, we are looking at Forces in Science.
In English, we are reading How to live Forever, which links to our setting description writing.
In Maths, we are looking at place value.
Music is taught on a Tuesday
We are looking at a Christmas enquiry question
' Is the Christmas story true? '
IMPORTANT DATES TO REMEMBER!
Assessment week is week beginning 25th November
Culture Day 'Cultural Christmas' is Thursday 5th December
Xmas jumper day- Friday 13th December
A FEW IMPORTANT MESSAGES!
UNIFORM - Can all children please be in school in suitable black shoes and complete uniform grey skirt/trousers or dress, white shirt and burgundy jumper/cardigan
* Remember to work hard to earn your handwriting pen*
HEAD LICE - In order to keep head lice at bay please check your child nearly every day.
WATER BOTTLES - We would like all children to have an appropriate bottle containing water in school daily.
COLLECTION - Important Notice! Please can you remember to inform the office staff if any one different is picking up your child from school, many thanks.
In school as part of our PSHE scheme we will be discussing the importance of the PANTS rule with all children.
please click on the image below to access the PANTS rule website and child friendly Pantosaurus video.