We were ever so impressed with the range of Viking projects that the children produced for their homework. Food, games, models, weapons, power points, artwork… Bold Badgers came up with so many original ideas; Must Do Moles showed real commitment … Continued
Dear parents and carers, We have decided that in order to ensure the safety of our children and staff, we will not be opening the school tomorrow (Monday 11th December). That does unfortunately mean that years 1 and 2 will … Continued
We read the Christmas story in the Gospel of Matthew and the Gospel of Luke and discovered that the Christmas story we know is combined from both versions. We then looked at Christmas card images and compared them to the … Continued
During maths we learned about how to tell the difference between a regular an irregular polygon. We worked with a partner to sort shapes into regular and irregular polygons then named them according to the number of sides.
We made vegetable stew to imagine how the Vikings might have eaten on a winter day. We took it in turns to peel and chop the vegetables then had a taste after it was cooked.
During DT today we made baked Viking pancakes with added berries; blueberries or blackberries. We worked in groups to weigh out the ingredients and stir up the pancake batter. After the pancakes were baked we chose from honey or jam … Continued
We had a go at cooking like Vikings by making Viking bread in groups. We worked together to weigh out the ingredients and took it in turns to knead the dough. We enjoyed eating it on Friday with honey just … Continued
We are continuing our Bollywood dancing by introducing more steps into our group dances. We are also getting positive feedback from the class to improve our dancing skills.
We practised using the simple past, past progressive and perfect past tenses using a board game. We had to convert the words we landed on into one of these tenses and thought of how to incorporate into our writing. We … Continued
In Music, Year 5 are learning to sing Silent Night, accompanied by hand bells. Hopefully you will hear us perform at Christmas time.