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Dear parents/ guardians.

The staff in year 5 are : Miss Simpson (Teacher) , Mrs Bray (Teacher) and Mrs Whitehead (TA).

Our PE days this year are Wednesdays and Thursdays. Please ensure that your child 

comes to school in PE kit on these days. 



Weekly curriculum overview  - w/c 9.5.22


We are looking at multiplying and dividing decimals.  



We are reading Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief. We are creating newspaper reports from this. 



Our topic is 'What influence have the Romans and Greeks had over different countries? What influence have the Romans and Greeks had over different countries?' We are exploring Roman mosaics, Greek pottery and comparing their culture to ours.


Guided Reading

We are reading The Goldfish Boy by Lisa Thompson. The children will answer comprehension questions on Thursdays to develop these skills. 



This week we are creating Greek pots from clay. 


Home learning

Please continue to encourage your child to practise their spellings and read at home. 

This week's times table to practise is 6's.

Remote Learning for children needing to isolate

Work to complete at home if you are able to access TEAMS. Download the TEAMS app and use the login that you were provided with. If you are unsure about your login, please email me using the address below. 

If you are unable to access the TEAMS lessons or the Y5 activities, please go to the SEND homepage, where I have provided a range of different activities for children with complex needs or differing abilities. 


Please email any work to




Reading at home!


Please make sure you are reading at home. Record your reads on the form below. 

Use Oxford Owl for free reading books online.

Username: intakefarm5

Password: OakwoodY5   (capital O and Y)

If you would like a paper copy of any of the information below please let us know and we will be happy to provide one free of charge.