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Year 5 Archive: 2017-2018

Welcome to Year 5!

PE Days

Year 5 have PE on Tuesdays and Fridays this half term.


Year 5 Homelearning Timetable

    Due Day
 Monday Reading -
Tuesday Spellings Friday
Wednesday Maths Monday
Thursday Reading -
Friday Literacy/Topic* Friday


*Sometimes there will be topic homework that is to be completed over a number of weeks.

Design Technology at Ralph Thoresby

Experimenting with pulleys in science

This Is Me - Dance + Words

Dance to learn for Big Samba day

In science Year 5 measured the amount of friction between a shoe and different surfaces in the classroom. Which one do you think would make the best running surface?

Year 5 created and annotated large diagrams of rivers in the playground as part of their geography work.


Samba drums and dancing to learn

Making guacamole as part of our Maya topic

Leeds North West Basketball Champions!

Victorian Drama for Writing

Year 5 Fire Safety

Thank you to Tom and Adam from Moortown Fire Station for speaking to the Year 5 children about fire safety and car safety.

Year 5 Flex Dance

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Year 5 Spring Newsletter

Year 5 Design Technology - Design a Rocket

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Revealing the tomatoes that Year 5 mummified last half term

In the whole school 'One World Week' Year 5 studied India. We made videos to promote India as a tourist destination. You can see some of them below:

Incredible India

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Visit India

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Year 5 had great fun mummifying tomatoes as part of our Ancient Egypt topic!

Exhibiting our homework projects

Parent Information Session - If you weren't able to attend the meeting then the notes are available to download

Kwik Cricket festival

Our topic this half term is Ancient Egypt

Drawing Ancient Egyptian Wall Hangings

Programming using Scratch