Welcome to Year 5 2019/2020

Welcome to Term 2 – Rags to Riches


Curriculum Map:

Check out the Term 2_Overview for this term to find out what your child will be learning about.


Homework_term2 can be found here.

At the end of this term Year 5 will be visiting Kent Life for a Victorian Christmas Workshop. Children are invited to wear Victorian dress.

Check out the website here.

Maths Week 



Watch this space for news of some extraordinary, achieving children….

Week 1:

Week 2:

Week 3:

Week 4:

Week 5:

Week 6:

Week 7:

Term 1 Year 5

Star of the week

*Week 1 Maya (Willow)

Week 2 Holly (Maple)

Week 4 Lilly (Willow)

Week 5 yet to be revealed!








See Class Dojo for information regarding spelling groups. Current spellings can be found below:


U1 Dahl_

U1 Child_U1



Every Tuesday Year 5 children have been receiving professional tennis coaching.  It has been fanatic watching their skills develop.

Welldone to Maya and Lucy who were both awarded a Golden Ticket which entitles them to tennis coaching at a reduced rate.

Smugglers Entry point

To launch our topic on smugglers the children received a letter from Slippery Sam asking them to design and test a smuggling vessel.

Check out some of their design ideas.


Mrs Badar and Miss Franks would like to welcome you to Year 5.  

We are very excited about the amazing topics and learning journeys we have planned for this year. If you are not already connected to our Class DoJo pages them please connect asap via the invitation sent home this week with your child. These pages will contain information, class photos and so much more to help keep you connected and part of your child’ school life in Year 5.

Term 1

Our focus for this term is on Smuggling, our topic  is called ‘Dark Deeds and Shinning Lights’.  Check out what we are studying across all curriculum areas by looking at our curriculum map – Term 1_Overview.

The Smugglers Song