Year 5

Mrs Gaukrodger and Mrs Noakes

Welcome to Year 5

 

Kingswood 2024

Kingswood 2024

What an amazing time we had at Kingswood! There were so many activities that the children were able to experience: zip lining; climbing high ropes, building structures in the woods; archery; team problem solving; buggy building; and learning how to safely create a...

Would you like to live in a desert?

Would you like to live in a desert?

This is the title of our Geography unit of work. To help us develop an answer to this question, we have been learning about the desert biome. We focused on The Mojave Desert in North America and wrote postcards, telling our friends and families about the hot, arid...

Stories of Christianity

Stories of Christianity

In our RE lessons we have been exploring stories from the Bible. This week we have been learning about the parables of Jesus. We learned that parables are stories that have a moral or spiritual lesson and Jesus told these stories to teach people how to live their...

Creating Calligrams

Creating Calligrams

In our English lessons we have been learning that calligrams are words or poems, where the design or layout of the text, creates an image that tells us about the meaning of the word or words used. We started by creating calligram words. We then went on to write our...

Measuring Angles

Measuring Angles

In year 5 we have been learning about angles. We have learned that an angle is a measurement of the amount of turn between two lines and that we measure angles using degrees. We have learned to recognise acute, right-angle, obtuse and reflex angles. We have been...