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31.03.2021 - Our whole school has been enjoying Science Day today! Below are just a few examples of the amazing scientific investigations Year 5 did!

24. 3.21 - Athenian Democracy. We compared democracy today with how it was in Athens in the time of the Ancient Greeks, the birthplace of democracy. Our boule proposed 3 new laws but we only agreed on one!

Second week back in school! Year 5 have been making full use of the chance to discuss and work together with their peers!

08.03.21 Year 5 have been enjoying some active learning today! Playing parenthesis editing games and a prime number dash!

30.11.20 Year 5 have been learning about beats per minute (bpm) in music. These are photos of us working really hard on making our own group compositions (they sounded fab!)

Exciting news!!! Year 5 has stepped up and taken responsibility for the care of our learning garden. We'll have it ready for Spring in no time! Here is us weeding and raking, and in the case of a few determined children, ridding the garden of some misplaced rubbish!

17.11.20 We have been exploring how to create meaning through our bodies! Here is our interpretation of the wind and waves during a storm

12.11.20 In science this week Year 5 have been learning about how the planets in our solar system orbit the sun. Here's how we got on with making a human model!

11.11.20 This week we have been learning about and marking Remembrance Day. Year 5 made beautiful poppy jars and one thoughtful child drew a beautiful poppy picture to commemorate this special time.

12.10.20 In Maths today Year 5 were practicing their Ping Pong number bonds.

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08.10.20 In Science Year 5 were testing the effects of gravity on items with different mass.

1.10.20 Today we researched information about Viking longships as part of our DT project. We calculated the size of a Viking ship based on the number of oarsmen.


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23.09.20 - Today we created our own Anglo Saxon brooches to go with the outfit we designed.

17.09.20 - Year 5 have been measuring out a scaled version of the Universe!