The teachers in Year 5 are Miss Pearson (Y5 Leeds) and Miss Matic (Y5 Pula). Both classes need their PE kit on Wednesdays and Thursdays for PE and dance.
This term in English and reading we are looking at the borrowers. We have also had a special visit from the BFG, whom we have written some fantastic fantasy stories about.
In maths this term we are learning how to add and subtract using column method. We are also learning about shape and measure. Every Friday we do an exciting practical investigation in maths!
In History we are exploring the rise of Islam and we have already done lots of amazing work finding out about this interesting religion. For our home learning project this half term we will be presenting our plans for an Eid celebration- this will be presented during our open morning on 11.10.17.
In STEM we are designing our own key ring torches- we have some exciting special features to include!
In Geography we are learning all about Yorkshire. We have already been on a trip to visit the Yorkshire coast- we had a great time paddling, playing in the sand and collecting data.
We have two more trips this term where we will explore other areas of Yorkshire:
17.10.17– Ryedale Folk Museum in the North York Moors
14.11.17– A mountain workshop in the Peak District