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On this page you will find our class information as well as details on the amazing and exciting subjects we will be learning about.
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Meet the Year 5 team.


Y5 class teacher: Miss Lightowler


Y5 Learning Support Assistant: Mrs Osbourne

Y5 Learning Support Assistant: Mrs Stokes

Y5 Learning Support Assistant: Mrs Smithson


Please do not hesitate to contact any of the adults in Year 5 for any information regarding your child in school.

Our classroom environment.


This year, the Year 5 classroom is themed on the author

Katherine Rundell


Important Information



We currently have forest school on a ... Please ensure you send your child in suitable clothing. It may be wet, cold and muddy so ensure you send them in appropriate clothes.  



Homework will be uploaded to See Saw on a Thursday in order to be returned by the following Thursday. 


Each week, on a Friday, ten spellings will be taught and sent home. Is is vital that these spellings are practised at home so that children are able to apply the correct spellings and rules to their writing. Spelling tests are every Friday. 


Our class read and respond lessons will be on a .... this half term, please ensure you have read the relevant page numbers at home in preparation for this learning session. 


Home reading is extremely important, try reading every day at home- even if it's for a short period of time each day as this will add up over the week and help to improve reading fluency. Our school reading target is to aim for 70% of children in each class to read at least 4 times at home. If we reach our target, we will receive a silver book, which enables us to choose a new book for our classroom. If we achieve the highest percentage in school, we will receive a gold book, which allows us to win one of the golden books we have chosen as a class. 







Autumn Term Topic.


Our first topic for Autumn term will be WW2.

We will be learning about The Second World War and it's impact on different countries and their populations.





Spring Term Topic.


Our topic for Spring term will be Natural Disasters. We will be learning about the different types of natural disatsters, their causes and the devastating affects they have.




Summer Term Topic


Our topic for Summer term will be Space. We will be learning about travelling to Space and the impact of scientists on our understanding and exploration of space.