16 July – Making a good impression

16 July – Making a good impression

Art Week has come around again and our focus was on Impressionist painters. We explored Monet and looked at how...

9 July – human geography at the Grand Canyon

9 July – human geography at the Grand Canyon

To complete our geographical focus on the Grand Canyon, the children used our fantastic new Google Chrome books (thank you...

2 July – Sports Day and Talent Auditions

2 July – Sports Day and Talent Auditions

Hot off the press! Today, Year 5 held their auditions for the annual Two Waters Talent Show. We had singers,...

18 June – The Promise

18 June – The Promise

Our focus book in literacy is called ‘The Promise’. It’s a beautiful circular narrative about the difference one person can...

11 June – Athletics, Grand Canyon and Flowering Plants

11 June – Athletics, Grand Canyon and Flowering Plants

It’s the start of the final half term of Year 5 and we have started some brand new units in...

28 May – Anglo-Saxon DT Project and Break the Rules Day

28 May – Anglo-Saxon DT Project and Break the Rules Day

The children have worked incredibly hard this week to create authentic Anglo-Saxon brooches, putting their new clay skills to good...

21 May – Culture and Identity

21 May – Culture and Identity

We have continued to use Floella Benjamin’s biography ‘Coming to England’ as the inspiration for our writing this week. The...

14 May – Mental Health Week and Baroness Floella Benjamin

14 May – Mental Health Week and Baroness Floella Benjamin

This week, we have focused particularly on our wellbeing in celebration of Mental Health Week. We have spent time thinking...

10 May – Number Day (part 2)

10 May – Number Day (part 2)

Good morning Year 5 families, I thought you might like to see just a quick selection of some of the...

7 May – Number Day, Coming to England and Rugby

7 May – Number Day, Coming to England and Rugby

We’ve had an exciting week in Year 5 which started off with the launch of our whole school literacy focus...