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Redditch, Worcestershire, B96 6EH
01527 892 681
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Welcome to Year 5

 

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English :In English this half term, we are studying the novel, "George's Marvellous Medicine". All of our English lessons will be based around this.  

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Maths : In maths we are learning about decimal numbers, their value and what happens when we multiply and divide them. 

 

 

 

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    Topic:  Our topic for this half term is "Earth & Space".

 

For further information about our topic see our year 5 curriculum page.

Homework

In  year 5 pupils are expected to complete weekly homework. Homework will be set every Wednesday to be handed in on Monday. In addition pupils are expected to change their reading book and read regularly at home.

 

 Homework for this week due 24.09.18.

English: To complete the sentences using relative pronouns. 

Mathematics: Addition and Subtraction (Active Learn)

Reading at Home: We strongly encourage children to read regularly at home, preferably daily.

 

Spellings: Week 2: 21.09.18

                                   cemetery                                    committee
                                    communicate community
                                    competition conscience
                                    conscious controversy

 

 

   

Practice times tables facts. Here are some useful websites. https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/7-11-years/times-tables

English Glossary - Explanation of Terminology

 

 

PE

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PE is every Wednesday and Thursday. When the weather is bad we will change to Tuesday and Wednesday.  Please ensure your child has labelled PE kit in school. In KS2 we prefer the children to wear trainers rather than plimsolls in PE as they are more supportive.  

 

Clubs

                                                

 

Diary dates

 

 

 

 

 

The Year 5 Team is:

Mrs Khan and Mrs  Roberts.