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Thursday 24th March 2016

The children have had a super half term, working really hard and making great progress. We have really enjoyed exploring Ancient Greece through our Groovy Greeks topic! We are all excited to start our next topic: The Rainforest next term. For homework the children need to complete the given Rainforest Homework Booklet. There are 4 different activities to complete. Homework is due in the first day back: Wednesday 6th April 2016. 

Thank you for your continued support

Have a lovely Easter break!

Miss Walton and Miss Jones

 

 

Friday 18th March 2016

English and maths homework needs to be returned on or before Wednesday 23rd March 2016. The children need to read the given text and answer the comprehension questions based on what they have read. The children also need to fill in the missing decmial numbers on the given number line. School will close for our Easter holidays next Thursday 24th March at 2pm. 

Thank you for your continued support

Miss Walton and Miss Jones

 

Friday 11th March 2016

English and maths homework needs to be returned on or before Wednesday 16th March 2016. For their English homework, the children need to fill in the missing prepositions. The children also need to complete the next test in their mental arithmetic books. Spellings have been handed out earlier this week, please ensure the children practise these regularly ready for thier test on Monday. 

Thank you for your continued support

Miss Walton and Miss Jones

 

 

Friday 4th March 2016

For world book week, the children had a fantastic time participating in our Where's Wally Hunt (especially the winners). Home 5 also enjoyed sharing ERIC time with Year 1 as part of our reading buddies activities. Today we ended world book week with a very difficult book themed quiz! Well done to our winner Molly! English and maths homework needs to be returned on or before Thursday 10th March 2016. We look forward to seeing you all again on Wednesday 9th March 2016 to discuss your child's progress during Review Day. 

Thank you for your continued support

Miss Walton and Miss Jones

 

Friday 26th February 2016

Welcome back, the children have had a great first week back, they have particularly enjoyed exploring Ancient Greek theatre and creating their very own Greek theatre masks! The children will need to follow the instructions on the sheets to complete their English and Maths homework. This should be returned on or before Wednesday 2nd March 2016. If the children have any problems with this homework they can speak to us on Monday or Tuesday. Next week we are looking forward to taking part in world book week! 

Thank you for your continued support

Miss Walton and Miss Jones

 

Friday 12th February 2016

Home 5 have had a lovely half term, the children have worked extremely hard and produced fantastic work to be proud of. We are particularly enjoying our new Groovy Greeks Topic. School will reopen after half term on Monday 22nd February 2016. The children are required to learn their spellings and times tables over the holiday as well as continuing to read their home reading books. 

Have a lovely half term break 

Miss Walton and Miss Jones

 

Friday 29th January 2016

English and Maths homework needs to be completed on or before Wednesday 3rd February 2016. If the children have any problems with this homework they can see us on Monday or Tuesday. Your children will also need to practise their spellings and timestables ready for their test next week. 

Thank you for your continued support,

Miss Walton and Miss Jones

 

Friday 22nd January 2016

Year 5 have now finished with our Kirkby high transition sessions and so PE will now take place every Thursday and Friday. The children will need full PE kits in school on these days. English and Maths homework needs to be completed on or before Wednesday 27th January 2016. If the children have any problems with this homework they can see us on Monday or Tuesday. Your children will also need to practise their spellings and timestables ready for their test next week. 

Thank you for your continued support,

Miss Walton and Miss Jones

 

Friday 15th January 2016

This week the children have written and up-levelled their reports based on the story Tuesday. In maths this week the children have worked hard finding equivalent fractions. 

Homework:

Homework needs to be completed and returned to school on or before Wednesday 20th January 2016. If the children have any problems with this homework they can speak to us on Monday or Tuesday. 

English:The children need to complete the worksheet, choosing the correct pronoun to complete the given sentences.

Maths: The children need to complete Test 9 in their mental arithmetic booklets. 

Reminders:

Home 5 have PE on Thursday and Friday, all children require a full PE kit in school on these days. 

Thank you for your continued support, have a lovely weekend!

Miss Walton and Miss Jones

 

Friday 8th January 2016

Happy New Year! Year 5 have had a great first week back. The children have worked really hard exploring report writing through the story Tuesday in English. In maths this week the children have worked well finding fractions of numbers. 

Homework:

Homework needs to be completed before Friday 15th January 2016. If the children have any problems with this homework they can speak to us before Friday. 

Maths: The children need to log in to Mathletics and select Number and Place Value. They need to complete the Place Value to Millions and Words to Digits 1 activities. 

Reminders:

Year 5 will be visiting Kirkby High on Wednesday morning to participate in PE lessons. The children will need full PE kits in school on this day as well as Thursday. 

Snack money is 50p per week; please send this into school on a Monday if you wish for your child to have toast. 

Thank you for your support. 

Miss Walton and Miss Jones

 

 

Friday 11th December 2015

Reminders:

Year 5 will be not be visiting Kirkby High on Wednesday morning, the sessions will resume again after Christmas. 

The year 5 party will take place on Thursday 17th December 2015 on this day the children can wear their own clothes.

Friday 18th December 2015 is Christmas Jumper Day! The children can come into school wearing a Christmas jumper or accessory for a donation of £1.00. School will close for Christmas on Friday 18th December at 2pm and reopen for children on Tuesday 2nd January at 8:50

Thank you for your continued support this term, have a wonderful Christmas

Miss Walton and Miss Jones

 

Friday 4th December 2015

Homework:

Homework needs to be completed and returned to school on or before Wednesday 9th December 2015. If the children have any problems with this homework they can speak to us on Monday or Tuesday. 

English:The children need to complete the worksheet, answering each question. 

Maths: The children need to complete Test 8 in their Mental Maths Booklets. 

Reminders:

Our Christmas Assembly will take place on Monday 7th December 2015  at 2pm. We look forward to seeing you there! 

Year 5 will be visiting Kirkby High on Wednesday morning to participate in PE lessons. The children will need full PE kits in school on this day. 

The year 5 party will take place on Thursday 17th December 2015 on this day the children can wear their own clothes.

Friday 18th December 2015 is Christmas Jumper Day! The children can come into school wearing a Christmas jumper or accessory for a donation of £1.00

Thank you for your continued support, have a lovely weekend!

Miss Walton and Miss Jones

 

Friday 27th November 2015

In English this week the children have worked hard exploring slam poetry. In maths we have been exploring square, cubed and prime numbers, we are getting really good at recognising these! 

Homework:

Homework needs to be completed and returned to school on or before Wednesday 2nd December 2015. If the children have any problems with this homework they can speak to us on Monday or Tuesday. 

English:The children need to complete the poetry worksheet, answering each question. 

Maths: The children need to complete Test 7 in their Mental Maths Booklets. 

Reminders:

Our Christmas Fayre will take place on Monday 30th November 2015 chn can be collected from class at 2pm in order to explore the fantastic stalls! 

Year 5 will be visiting Kirkby High on Wednesday morning to participate in PE lessons. The children will need full PE kits in school on this day. 

The book fair is still available until Tuesday 1st December 2015.

Year 5 will perform their Christmas Assembly at 2pm on Monday 7th December 2015 tickets can now be purchased from us in class for £1.00 each. 

Thank you for your continued support, have a lovely weekend!

Miss Walton and Miss Jones

 

Friday 20th November 2015

Thank you to all the parents and carers who joined us on Tuesday night to watch our play and celebrate the children's achievements! We are so proud of all the children, their Macbeth play was outstanding! We are so pleased with the effort the children have made to learn all their lines (there were a lot) and how enthusiastic they have been about exploring Shakespeare through drama. Well done to all the children and thank you for all your support the past few weeks! 

Homework:

Homework needs to be completed and returned to school on or before Wednesday 25th November 2015. If the children have any problems with this homework they can speak to us on Monday or Tuesday. 

English:The children need to complete the sheet answering the questions about exclamation marks. 

Maths: The children need to complete Test 6 in their Mental Maths Booklets. 

Reminders:

We have now began collecting unopened toiletries and food for our school Christmas Fayre. All children who make a donation will be entered into a prize draw. 

Thank you for your support, have a lovely weekend!

Miss Walton and Miss Jones

 

Friday 13th November 2015

Homework:

Homework needs to be completed and returned to school on or before Wednesday 17th 2015. If the children have any problems with this homework they can speak to us on Monday or Tuesday. 

To learn the spelling rules and times table facts ready for our test next week.

Reminders:

Our Shakespeare play is next week (Tuesday 17th November 2015) and we are really looking forward to seeing you at the Esptien Theatre! Remember the doors open at 6:30pm and the show will begin at 7pm. Children can be collected from the theatre after the show, unless you have arranged to pick your child up from school at the later time. We have worked so hard this week practising lots and putting all the final touches together! We are so excited! 

Thank you for your support, have a lovely weekend!

Miss Walton and Miss Jones

 

Friday 6th November 2015

Homework:

Homework needs to be completed and returned to school on or before Wednesday 11th November 2015. If the children have any problems with this homework they can speak to us on Monday or Tuesday. 

English: The children need to complete the worksheet converting the contractions to their longer form. 

Maths: The children need to complete Test 5 in their mental mathematics booklet. 

Please also ensure your child learns any spelling or times table facts sent home ready for their test the following week.

Reminders:

Year 5 have PE on Thursday and Friday, please ensure the children have a full PE kit in school on these days. 

Year 5 will be visiting Kirkby High School on Wednesday morning to participate in RE and drama lessons! The coach will leave promptly at 9am.  

We would also greatly appreciate it if you would ensure your child's costume is in school as soon as possible. All children need a black T-Shirt, black pants or leggings and black pumps, shoes or trainers. All other accessories and props will be provided by school. 

Thank you for your support, have a lovely weekend!

Miss Walton and Miss Jones

 

 

Friday 23rd October 2015

The children have had a fantastic week this week, participating in lots of Exciting Science activities during Big Bang Week. We have also enjoyed creating artwork and creative writing linked to our topic of Space! 

Homework:

The children need to ensure they know all their lines for our play Macbeth as we do not have long until our performance date! We would also greatly appreciate it if you would ensure your child's costume is in school as soon as possible. All children need a black T-Shirt, black pants or leggings and black pumps, shoes or trainers. All other accessories and props will be provided by school. 

Reminders:

Year 5 have PE on Thursday and Friday, please ensure the children have a full PE kit in school on these days. 

Year 5 will be visiting Kirkby High School on Wednesday morning to participate in RE and drama lessons! The coach will leave promptly at 9am. 

School will reopen at 8:50am on Monday 2nd November 2015

Thank you for your support, have a lovely half term holiday!

Miss Walton and Miss Jones

 

Friday 16th October 2015

In English this week the children have up-levelled and produced some really good final copies of their play-scripts, our Macbeth play is beginning to come together too!  In maths this week the children have worked hard rounding to the nearest 10,000 and 100,000 . 

Homework:

Homework needs to be completed and returned to school on or before Wednesday 21st October 2015. If the children have any problems with this homework they can speak to us on Monday or Tuesday. 

Maths: The children need to complete Section 1 Test 4 in their Mental Arithmetic Book. 

Geography: The children need to complete the worksheet, labelling the countries of the UK, their capital cities and the surrounding seas. 

Reminders:

Next week the children will be able to participate in lunchtime activities including cartoon lunchtime, Ipad lunchtime and Halloween crafts. The cost of each activity will be 50p and all money raised will help fund children's university clubs. There will also be cakes on sale each playtime for the cost of 20p. 

School will be close for half term on Friday 23rd October at 3:15pm.  

Thank you for your support, have a lovely weekend!

Miss Walton and Miss Jones

 

Thursday 8th October 2015

In English this week the children have began to write their own play-scripts!  In maths this week the children have worked hard using column addition and subtraction to solve problems and puzzles. 

Homework:

Homework needs to be completed and returned to school on or before Wednesday 14th October 2015. If the children have any problems with this homework they can speak to us on Monday or Tuesday. 

Maths: The children need to complete Section 1 Test 3 in their Mental Arithmetic Book. 

English: The children need to complete the activities about capital letters on the worksheet. 

Reminders:

Year 5 have PE on Thursday and Friday, please ensure the children have a full PE kit in school on these days. 

Year 5 will be visiting Kirkby High School on Wednesday morning for drama and RE lessons, we're so excited! The coach will leave promptly at 9am.  

Thank you for your support, have a lovely weekend!

Miss Walton and Miss Jones

 

 

Friday 2nd October 2015

In English this week the children have began to explore the features of play-scripts!  In maths this week the children have worked hard using column addition and subtraction. 

Homework:

Homework needs to be completed and returned to school on or before Wednesday 7th October 2015. If the children have any problems with this homework they can speak to us on Monday or Tuesday. 

Maths: The children need to complete Section 1 Test 2 in their Mental Arithmetic Book. 

English: The children need to complete the activities about verbs on the worksheet. 

Reminders:

Year 5 have PE on Thursday and Friday, please ensure the children have a full PE kit in school on these days. 

Monday 5th October is school photograph day. 

Year 5 will be visiting the Epstein Theatre on Tuesday 6th October and will return to school at 4:30pm, please arrange for your child to be collected from school at this time. 

Year 5 will be visiting Kirkby High School on Wednesday morning for last week to participate in exciting Science lessons! The coach will leave promptly at 9am. 

School will be closed to children on Friday 9th October for a staff INSET day. 

Thank you for your support, have a lovely weekend!

Miss Walton and Miss Jones

 

Friday 25th September 2015

This week in English the children have continued to work hard participating in drama activities around the play Macbeth. In maths this week the children have explored adding and subtracting powers of 10. 

Homework:

Homework needs to be completed and returned to school on or before Wednesday 30th September 2015. If the children have any problems with this homework they can speak to us on Monday or Tuesday. 

Maths: The children need to complete Section 1 Test 1 in their Mental Arithmetic Books. 

English: The children need to complete the activities about adverbs on the worksheet. 

Thank you for your support, 

Miss Walton and Miss Jones

 

Friday 18th September 2015

We have had a fantastic start to the year so far. In English this week the children have really enjoyed continuing to explore Shakespeare's Macbeth through drama! They also wrote fantastic diary entries in role as a servant witnessing the murder of King Duncan! In maths this week the children have worked hard exploring place value of numbers to 1,000,000. We also began creating our own Planet Information Books complete with pop up pages and inserts! 

Homework:

Homework needs to be completed and returned to school on or before Wednesday 23rd September 2015. If the children have any problems with this homework they can speak to us on Monday or Tuesday. 

Science: The children need to explore substances around the home testing if they are an acid or an alkali using the provided litmus paper. The children should record their findings in the given table. Acid's will turn the paper Red and Alkali's will turn the paper Blue

Reminders:

Year 5 have PE on Thursday and Friday, please ensure the children have a full PE kit in school on these days. 

If you would like your child to have toast during snack time the cost is 10p per day. 

Year 5 will be continuing to visit Kirkby High School each Wednesday morning for the next 3 weeks to participate in exciting Science lessons! The coach will leave promptly at 9am. 

Thank you for your support, have a lovely weekend!

Miss Walton and Miss Jones


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