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Year 5 blog

Welcome to the wonderful world of Year 5!

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  • 07/02/19

    Homophones

    We have been working hard to learn how to use homophone words correctly!  Y5 challenge: Make some funny sentences using homophones of your choice. For example: * It is humorous to forget that you have a humerus. * Make sure your paws do not press the pause button on their TV control, wh...
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  • 07/02/19

    Heads Up

    Who has all the power - the bully, target or witness?
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  • 07/02/19

    PSHE - Economic Wellbeing

    Year 5 have been exploring ‘Our Planet’ and our role in ‘Tikkun Olam’ – repairing the world. We discussed what money is, why we need it, how we use it and the difference between wanting something and needing something. We explored, in depth, who and what influences the...
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  • 07/02/19

    Tikkun Olam Scrap Sculptures

    This week beginning 1st February, the children learnt about the artist ‘Chris Jordan.’ Chris Jordan creates sculptures and pieces of art made out of ‘junk’ as part of the campaign ‘Artworks for Change.’ With his powerful images of mass consumption, Chris Jordan is...
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  • 03/10/18

    Year 5 Writing

    Year 5 have had a busy half term using a musical video stimulus to create emotive pieces of writing from the perspective of a character. The children used drama and role play to imagine that they were an old man, playing the piano whilst reflecting on the poignant memories from his life. The video u...
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