Welcome to Term 6 :)

Welcome back everyone.

Here’s a look at the learning Yr 5 will be doing during the first part of this term.

English: In English we are looking at how to write persuaive letters, linking this closely to themes associated with our book this term, Street Child.

Maths: We will be continuing our work on decimal numbers and percentages  We will looking at how to accurately add and subtract decimal numbers as well as finding percentages of amounts.

Topic: This term’s IPC topic is called ‘Inventions That Changed The World’ – watch out for details of an exciting trip linked to this.

PE: We have some excellent sport practitioners joining us for some of our PE lessons where there will be a focus on football, cricket and rounders.  Please ensure your child has their full school PE kit in school.

RE: This term we are exploring the Islamic Faith.

Our value this term is truthfulness.



Congratulations to Sophie B for becoming the first Rock Hero in Year 5. 

Sophie has persevered and got her TTRS speed down to 0.98 seconds.

Who will be next to get their speed below 1 second and achieve Rock Hero status?


Year 5 currently have 1 Rock Hero, 7 Rock Legends and 9 Rock Star’s.

Willow top 5 speeds: 

Sophie B 0.98 seconds

Aidan 1.22 seconds

Harry S 1.32 seconds

Lacey 1.47 seconds

Lily H 1.49 seconds

Maple top 5 speeds: 

Roxy 1.22 seconds

Erin 2.84 seconds

Louisa 2.96 seconds

Ryan 3.03 seconds

Medard 3.17 seconds