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Kestrel Class Y5

Welcome to Kestrel Class!

 

Weekly timetable

Monday  

* All reading records to be handed in.

* Lunchtime help with Maths homework.

 

Wednesday

* Maths and English homework to be handed in to class teacher.

 

Friday

* Maths and English homework handed out.

 

If you are having a busy weekend, please let us know if it's easier for you to have your homework earlier in the week. 

Maths help sheet for all of the Year 5 curriculum.

Autumn curriculum newsletter

Reading millionaires! Well done you reading superheroes!

Reading millionaires! Well done you reading superheroes! 1

500,000 word readers - an amazing achievement!

500,000 word readers - an amazing achievement! 1

The swimming superstars!

The swimming superstars!  1

Wellington School - Come and Sing

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Wellington School - Come and Sing

Journey to the River Sea: Miss Minton (Martha) arguing superbly with her conscience, in conscience alley, regarding whether she was right to reprimand the boy who mistreated the puppy.

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Journey to the River Sea: Miss Minton (Evie) in conscience alley, considering whether she was right to reprimand the boy who mistreated the puppy.

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Journey to the River Sea: Mr Clifford Carter (Ben) is the guardian of Maia (Hannah). As the walk through conscience alley, he must decide if sending Maia to family in the Amazon is best for her care.

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The superb Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

The superb Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra  1
The superb Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra  2

The fantastic Star Lab

The fantastic Star Lab 1
The fantastic Star Lab 2

The Lost Words - our class page compilation.

The Lost Words have spelt the name..parents.

The Lost Words - our Kingfisher dance.

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World book day/ The Lost Words week in pictures.

Kestrel class learning leadership skills.

Hugo’s first biathlon - well done!

Hugo’s first biathlon - well done! 1

French poetry winners performing in assembly. Wow! See the video page to see counting in French.

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Maths fluency: practising our fractions

KS2 Performance of songs - what incredible singers we have.

Mental health week: we discussed what happened in our bodies when we worry.

Please see the video page for the Year 5 singing performance and Kestrel class poetry. 

Maths coaches in action. Superb explanations being heard across the classroom.

Maths coaches in action. Superb explanations being heard across the classroom. 1

Spelling Shed - we are now 44th in the UK league tables. Well done Kestrel class!

Spelling Shed - we are now 44th in the UK league tables. Well done Kestrel class! 1

The Brexit referendum: views explained superbly by Kestrel class.

The Brexit referendum: views explained superbly by Kestrel class. 1

Super Science: a sneak peek at some of our chemical reactions.

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Super Science. A sneak peek into some of our experiments.

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Our lovely soloists who won the audition for the KS2 Singing Assembly performance on February 11th.

Our lovely soloists who won the audition for the KS2 Singing Assembly performance on February 11th. 1

Super proud selfies about our Science work.

Super proud selfies about our Science work. 1

Learning to dance in PE. What great fun!

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Christmas target shooting. Super effort everyone.

Our fantastic winners of the Carnival writing competition. Well done!

Our fantastic winners of the Carnival writing competition. Well done! 1

Our food bank donations - what a very kind class of children and their parents.

Our food bank donations - what a very kind class of children and their parents. 1

Ria receiving her lovely presents and Ted hoping for some treats too!

Ria receiving her lovely presents and Ted hoping for some treats too! 1
Ria receiving her lovely presents and Ted hoping for some treats too! 2

The amazing Christmas Carol Concert.

Christmas loveliness with Ria.

Kestrel Bake Off winners: Latisha for a beautiful cake appearance and Mia for an amazing tasting cake. Thank you to Kestrel class for superb effort and to our judges who had such a tough job.

Kestrel Bake Off winners: Latisha  for a beautiful cake appearance and Mia for an amazing tasting cake. Thank you to Kestrel class for superb effort and to our judges who had such a tough job. 1
Kestrel Bake Off winners: Latisha  for a beautiful cake appearance and Mia for an amazing tasting cake. Thank you to Kestrel class for superb effort and to our judges who had such a tough job. 2

Kestrel class Bake Off - what amazing creations!

Christmas kindness from Kestrel class. The class have decided to donate the money for a Christmas present from Mrs Benjafield to the following charity below.

Christmas kindness from Kestrel class. The class have decided to donate the money for a Christmas present from Mrs Benjafield to the following charity below.  1

Our amazing Tudor story teller. What a morning of learning!

Super selfies for amazing effort and presentation.

Super selfies for amazing effort and presentation. 1

Robin Hood - M and M Productions. What a great performance!

The great run for Children in Need.

Olivia and Jack on BBC Radio Somerset - Claire Carter. Hear them on Listen again at 8:12am and 8:28am on Wednesday.

Olivia and Jack on BBC Radio Somerset - Claire Carter. Hear them on Listen again at 8:12am and 8:28am on Wednesday.  1

See all of our super man of the match football players. Well done!

See all of our super man of the match football players. Well done! 1

Which shape is the most streamlined? The cube, sphere or the square based pyramid 🤔

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Jasmine’s uncle, who is a cameraman for Formula 1, came in to talk about his job.

Jasmine’s uncle, who is a cameraman for Formula 1, came in to talk about his job. 1

Ray’s Mum came in to talk about their beautiful cats.

Ray’s Mum came in to talk about their beautiful cats. 1

Science - we’re learnings about air resistance.

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Joe’s Nan came in to talk about how to look after ponies.

Sharing amazing artwork with Year 2.

Sharing amazing artwork with Year 2. 1

Super Art selfie!

Super Art selfie!  1

An amazing play written and designed by the cast. Wow! What a great performance.

Building the labyrinth. Well done for helping with the next stage Kestrel class.

Our (very informative) fire safety talk with Mark Withers.

Our (very informative) fire safety talk with Mark Withers. 1

Harvest Festival: an amazing celebration

Subtraction selfies. Well done everyone!

Subtraction selfies. Well done everyone! 1

Conscience alley: Should Leon (from our key text) believe in magic?

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Conscience alley: Should Leon (from our key text) believe in magic?

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Selfie requests for amazing maths!

Selfie requests for amazing maths! 1
Selfie requests for amazing maths! 2

Evie’s Dad came in to talk to about being in the RAF. Thank you so much!

Amazing work on Leon and the Place Between!

Amazing work on Leon and the Place Between! 1

Selfie requests for super Maths and French work. Well done everyone!

Selfie requests for super Maths and French work. Well done everyone! 1
Selfie requests for super Maths and French work. Well done everyone! 2

Rugby skills with Miss Phillips. Our P.E apprentice and professional rugby player.

Montacute fact files - selfie requests for detailed facts and amazing presentation.

Montacute fact files - selfie requests for detailed facts and amazing presentation. 1
Montacute fact files - selfie requests for detailed facts and amazing presentation. 2

Marvellous Maths selfie requests. Brilliant effort today everyone.

Marvellous Maths selfie requests. Brilliant effort today everyone. 1

Leo’s uncle makes cricket bats for his business Millichamp and Hall. Wow! We learnt a lot.

Leo’s uncle makes cricket bats for his business Millichamp and Hall. Wow! We learnt a lot. 1

Rich Tudor living - Montacute trip. Thank you to all our volunteer adult helpers who made the trip possible.

MFL morning at Robert Blake.

Today’s super selfie lovelies!

Today’s super selfie lovelies! 1

Leadership team building skills. What great fun!

Miss Phillips came in to talk to us about being a professional rugby player for Bristol Bears. What an inspirational talk.

Miss Phillips came in to talk to us about being a professional rugby player for Bristol Bears. What an inspirational talk. 1

Olivia’s uncle, Dan Brice came in to talk about his job in Outdoor Adventures. Thank you!

Olivia’s uncle, Dan Brice came in to talk about his job in Outdoor Adventures. Thank you! 1

Seth’s Dad came in to talk to us about his amazing job. Thank you!

Seth’s Dad came in to talk to us about his amazing job. Thank you! 1

Man of the Match Jack and amazing work. Well done for scoring 5 goals for North Petherton Panthers.

Man of the Match Jack and amazing work. Well done for scoring 5 goals for North Petherton Panthers. 1
Man of the Match Jack and amazing work. Well done for scoring 5 goals for North Petherton Panthers. 2

Celebrating our school values in P.E. Independence. Collaboration. Creativity.

Selfie requests for the most amazing writing today. Well done to all of Kestrel Class.

Selfie requests for the most amazing writing today. Well done to all of Kestrel Class. 1

Ben’s Gran, Jose, came in to talk about dialysis. It was great.

Ben’s Gran, Jose, came in to talk about dialysis. It was great. 1

Selfie requests in English for amazing examples of expanded noun phrases and presentation. Brilliant everyone!

Selfie requests in English for amazing examples of expanded noun phrases and presentation. Brilliant everyone! 1

Selfies for amazing maths focus and presentation. Well done Thomas and Jack!

Selfies for amazing maths focus and presentation. Well done Thomas and Jack! 1

More selfies requested today for amazing work that is beautifully presented. Well done everyone!

Another super reader. Well done Grace!

Another super reader. Well done Grace! 1

Hugo and Lilli are super proud of their work and I am too.

Let’s celebrate our amazing work 👍

Let’s celebrate our amazing work 👍 1

Olivia, our amazing seamstress! What a gorgeous bag.

Olivia, our amazing seamstress! What a gorgeous bag. 1

Our first class visitor. Thank you Mrs Eden.

Our first class visitor. Thank you Mrs Eden. 1

Reading with Ria.

Reading with Ria. 1
Reading with Ria. 2

Welcome back everyone and here are two super summer readers.

Welcome back everyone and here are two super summer readers. 1

Here’s Hannah who is another super summer reader.

Here’s Hannah who is another super summer reader. 1

Buddy reading with Kingfisher class.

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