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Science homework

Week commencing 13/01/20

We are very excited to be learning about Earth and Space for our new Science topic. We have been trying to learn the order of the planets by thinking about fun ways to remember them. Can you think of a mnemonic at home together? The sillier the better!

Here is one to get you started...

My Very Educated Mother Just Served Us Noodles

 

A festive homework for the 

week commencing              2/12/19          

We would like to get into the festive spirit this week in year 5 for the run up to Christmas. Please could you make a decoration to bring into the classroom. It can be as simple or as extravagant as you want. Enjoy being creative this week!

 

 

Science Homework

Week commencing 25/11/19

Over the last few weeks we have had so much fun completing lots of different science experiments linking to our materials and their properties topic. If you would like to replicate any of these experiments at home or if you can think of some other ways to investigate materials please do so. Any pictures of you being super scientists would be very well received. 

Happy experimenting!

 

Homework for week commencing 18.11.19

 

Please can your child talk for 10 minutes about the Snow White production that we saw on Friday. Please ask them what a protagonist means.

 

Maths homework

(11.11.19)

This week, we would like you to look for maths examples where you live. This could be, for example, a bus timetable or shapes on buildings. Please talk to your parent/carer about what you have found. If you would like to take any photos and email them through to the school office, then please do so. 

Topic

homework 

This week we are continuing with our Tudor topic. Could you tell someone who is looking after you all about the Battle of Bosworth?

We very much look forward to hearing how much your adult enjoyed this!

 

Please have a look through the Spring term curriculum newsletter to find out about our exciting term ahead...

Star of the Week ⭐️ Well done Ava 😊

Star of the Week ⭐️ Well done Ava 😊 1

Rev Jane popped in for a visit this afternoon to talk to us about her beliefs to link with our Christianity topic.

Rev Jane popped in for a visit this afternoon to talk to us about her beliefs to link with our Christianity topic. 1

Our new school councillor Katie representing Kingfisher class, she is obviously super proud!

Our new school councillor Katie representing Kingfisher class, she is obviously super proud! 1

The amazing Laurence came in this morning to talk to us about his job that links hugely to Maths and Science as well as many other subjects. It was fascinating and we realised we need to work hard in all of our subjects to do a really cool job like his 😎 thank you so much Laurence!

The amazing Laurence came in this morning to talk to us about his job that links hugely to Maths and Science as well as many other subjects. It was fascinating and we realised we need to work hard in all of our subjects to do a really cool job like his 😎 thank you so much Laurence! 1
The amazing Laurence came in this morning to talk to us about his job that links hugely to Maths and Science as well as many other subjects. It was fascinating and we realised we need to work hard in all of our subjects to do a really cool job like his 😎 thank you so much Laurence! 2

Learning about Geocentric vs Heliocentric models of how the planets move today.

Having fun β€˜speed dating’ this morning to find out as much as we can about the different planets!

Star of the Week ⭐️ Well done Ashton 😊

Star of the Week ⭐️ Well done Ashton 😊 1

We went outside on the playground to see if we could find evidence that tells us if the Earth is spherical 🌍

We went outside on the playground to see if we could find evidence that tells us if the Earth is spherical 🌍  1

Star of the Week ⭐️ Well done Kayla 😊

Star of the Week ⭐️ Well done Kayla 😊 1

Super story teller Steve Manning played the role of a sailor on board Sir Francis Drake’s ships this morning. We were captivated from start to finish!

Two more happy certificate winners this week 😊

Two more happy certificate winners this week 😊 1

The super Miss Phillips came into chat to us about her rugby achievements 🏈🏈🏈

The super Miss Phillips came into chat to us about her rugby achievements 🏈🏈🏈 1

Star of the Week ⭐️ Well done Maddy 😊

Star of the Week ⭐️ Well done Maddy 😊 1

Team game fun this afternoon 😊

Congratulations to our first two 100x reader certificate winners πŸ“š

Congratulations to our first two 100x reader certificate winners πŸ“š 1

50x reader certificates πŸ“š

50x reader certificates πŸ“š 1

Star of the Week ⭐️ Well done Scarlett 😊

Star of the Week ⭐️ Well done Scarlett 😊 1

More 50x reader certificates today, congratulations!

More 50x reader certificates today, congratulations! 1

Kingfisher’s amazing bottle top art πŸ–Ό

Kingfisher’s amazing bottle top art πŸ–Ό  1

Ashton enjoying some time with Ria this morning 🐢

Ashton enjoying some time with Ria this morning 🐢 1
Ashton enjoying some time with Ria this morning 🐢 2

Look at Rosie’s superb Tudor house. What a huge effort she had made to link with our topic.

Look at Rosie’s superb Tudor house. What a huge effort she had made to link with our topic.  1

Skipping fun in the workshop this afternoon

Star of the Week ⭐️ Well done Rosie 😊

Star of the Week ⭐️ Well done Rosie 😊 1

Super proud face!

Super proud face! 1

More certificates handed out this week for 50x reader. Congratulations book worms πŸ“š

More certificates handed out this week for 50x reader. Congratulations book worms πŸ“š 1

Our minds were blown this afternoon when we managed to separate the dirty, sandy water and made it transparent again!

Our minds were blown this afternoon when we managed to separate the dirty, sandy water and made it transparent again! 1
Our minds were blown this afternoon when we managed to separate the dirty, sandy water and made it transparent again! 2
Our minds were blown this afternoon when we managed to separate the dirty, sandy water and made it transparent again! 3

Harrison’s mum joined us this afternoon for another fascinating chat!

Harrison’s mum joined us this afternoon for another fascinating chat! 1

Jacob feeling very proud of his work today...

Jacob feeling very proud of his work today... 1

Emily (from the Dogs Trust) came in to complete a superb workshop. We all learnt a lot about how to we can approach and look after dogs.

Star of the Week ⭐️ Well done Leah 😊

Star of the Week ⭐️ Well done Leah 😊 1

Congratulations to our super swimmers who came 2nd, an amazing achievement πŸ₯ˆπŸ₯ˆπŸ₯ˆ

Congratulations to our super swimmers who came 2nd, an amazing achievement πŸ₯ˆπŸ₯ˆπŸ₯ˆ 1

Well done to our next round of 50x reader certificate winners πŸ“š

Well done to our next round of 50x reader certificate winners πŸ“š 1

Thank you to Harrison for showing such interest in our Battle of Bosworth topic

Thank you to Harrison for showing such interest in our Battle of Bosworth topic  1

Congratulations to Katie achieving level 5 in her swimming πŸŠβ€β™€οΈ

Congratulations to Katie achieving level 5 in her swimming πŸŠβ€β™€οΈ  1

Children in Need fun this afternoon

A huge well done to Molly-mae for her wonderful design for the bottle top art. We can’t wait to get started with this 😊

A huge well done to Molly-mae for her wonderful design for the bottle top art. We can’t wait to get started with this 😊 1

Congratulations to Freddie for his superbly designed poster for the Eco team, a very worthy winner!

Congratulations to Freddie for his superbly designed poster for the Eco team, a very worthy winner! 1

Experimenting to see which materials would be the best conductors πŸ’‘πŸ’‘πŸ’‘

Experimenting to see which materials would be the best conductors πŸ’‘πŸ’‘πŸ’‘ 1
Experimenting to see which materials would be the best conductors πŸ’‘πŸ’‘πŸ’‘ 2
Experimenting to see which materials would be the best conductors πŸ’‘πŸ’‘πŸ’‘ 3
Experimenting to see which materials would be the best conductors πŸ’‘πŸ’‘πŸ’‘ 4

Enjoying a refreshment while reading our class book β€˜Who Let the God’s Out’

Investigating which material will keep Mrs Rigby’s cup of tea warmest for the longest!

Star of the Week ⭐️ Well done Joshua 😊

Star of the Week ⭐️ Well done Joshua 😊 1

Joshua certainly has gone over and above with his homework this week! A superb model of Ambien Hill in the Battle of Bosworth!

Joshua certainly has gone over and above with his homework this week! A superb model of Ambien Hill in the Battle of Bosworth! 1

Congratulations to all of the children that achieved 50 times reader certificates today! A great way to end the week!

Congratulations to all of the children that achieved 50 times reader certificates today! A great way to end the week! 1
Congratulations to all of the children that achieved 50 times reader certificates today! A great way to end the week! 2

We have never had a village agent in before! Thank you Gracie’s mum, a great visit to kick start our half term!

We have never had a village agent in before! Thank you Gracie’s mum, a great visit to kick start our half term! 1

What’s in the bag? We were busy trying to figure out the properties of different materials this morning!

Star of the Week ⭐️ Well done Jack 😊

Star of the Week ⭐️ Well done Jack 😊 1

Simply stunning handwriting, well done McKenzie!

Simply stunning handwriting, well done McKenzie! 1

Printing press work over the last few days. It was so fun learning about how Luther spread his message!

Congratulations Jaelyn on winning the spooky front cover competition

Congratulations Jaelyn on winning the spooky front cover competition 1

Star of the Week ⭐️ Well done Jacob 😊

Star of the Week ⭐️ Well done Jacob 😊 1

Ashton is so proud of his Montacute House write up ⭐️

Ashton is so proud of his Montacute House write up ⭐️ 1

Brilliant baker Tilly has makes some eco cookies for our Eco awareness day.

Tudor topic files that we are all super proud of!

Tudor topic files that we are all super proud of! 1
Tudor topic files that we are all super proud of! 2

We were amazing historians this week when we investigated Tudor artefacts!

Lots of fantastic English work this week, we had to get the selfie sticks out!

Lots of fantastic English work this week, we had to get the selfie sticks out! 1
Lots of fantastic English work this week, we had to get the selfie sticks out! 2
Lots of fantastic English work this week, we had to get the selfie sticks out! 3
Lots of fantastic English work this week, we had to get the selfie sticks out! 4

Star of the Week ⭐️ Well done Molly-mae 😊

Star of the Week ⭐️ Well done Molly-mae 😊 1

Super proud of everyone in Year 5 on a superb trip to Montacute! We wish that was our holiday home 🏑

Oliver and Molly-mae are super proud of their work today 😊

Oliver and Molly-mae are super proud of their work today 😊 1

Star of the Week ⭐️ Well done Harvey 😊

Star of the Week ⭐️ Well done Harvey 😊 1

Thank you so much to Bethany’s mum who came in to talk to us about her job as a volunteer at the NSPCC, what a great job she does!

Thank you so much to Bethany’s mum who came in to talk to us about her job as a volunteer at the NSPCC, what a great job she does! 1

Trying to get to grips with parenthesis this morning...

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Harvey and Mckenzie making super use of the selfie sticks. They are both very proud of their handwriting and work on parenthesis 😊

Harvey and Mckenzie making super use of the selfie sticks. They are both very proud of their handwriting and work on parenthesis 😊 1

More amazing news from Maddy on her achievements outside of school. Congratulations!

More amazing news from Maddy on her achievements outside of school. Congratulations! 1

A huge well one to all of these children who took part in the Summer Reading Challenge and were presented with medals and certificates in assembly πŸ“š

A huge well one to all of these children who took part in the Summer Reading Challenge and were presented with medals and certificates in assembly πŸ“š 1

Star of the Week ⭐️ Well done Harrison 😊

Star of the Week ⭐️ Well done Harrison 😊 1

A huge congratulations to Rosie on her ballet exam, what an amazing achievement!

A huge congratulations to Rosie on her ballet exam, what an amazing achievement! 1

Please take a look at all the exciting topics we have got coming up in the Autumn term...

Star of the Week ⭐️ Well done Tilly 😊

Star of the Week ⭐️ Well done Tilly 😊 1

We have had so much fun inside and outside the classroom this week completing some Science experiments to help us understand more about forces.

Thank you to Ashton’s mum who was the first parent to come in to talk about her job! We were all fascinated and now looking forward to the next one 😊

Thank you to Ashton’s mum who was the first parent to come in to talk about her job! We were all fascinated and now looking forward to the next one 😊 1

What a busy first week back so it was lovely to do some buddy reading this afternoon. What a great first impression Kingfisher class, a super start to the year!

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