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Click on the link below to view our year 5 guide to learning.

Guide to Year 5 Learning

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Monday 8th June-

Maths- Summer Week 5 Lesson 1 – Adding and subtracting fractions

Click on the link below for the video-

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/

Today’s worksheet-

https://resources.whiterosemaths.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Lesson-1-Add-and-subtract-fractions-2019.pdf

 

English- Character description 

Throughout this week you will be writing a narrative.

Today I would like you to think of characters you would like in your narrative and write a character description for them.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Extra activity- Water World -Lesson 1 

Follow the link below for today’s Powerpoint-

file://glenaire.local/dfs$/Userdata/Staff/Ayesha.Mahmood/My%20Documents/A%20.%20Mahmood/Topic/Water/Planbee/Water%20World%20Slide1.pdf

Today’s Worksheet-

file://glenaire.local/dfs$/Userdata/Staff/Ayesha.Mahmood/My%20Documents/A%20.%20Mahmood/Topic/Water/Planbee/Water%20World%20Work1.pdf

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Friday 5th June-

Maths- Summer Week 3 Lesson 2 – Multiplying 2 digit numbers 

Click on the link below for the video-

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/

Click on the link below for today’s worksheet-

https://wrm-13b48.kxcdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Y5-Lesson-2-Multiply-4-digits-by-2-digits-2019.pdf

 

English- Narrative 

Watch the video below-

https://www.literacyshed.com/the-tale-of-3-brothers.html

Task- Write a story from Death’s point of view – what did he do when he couldn’t find the 3rd brother? What was he thinking? Did he try to find him?

Extra activity – Outdoor activity

Pick 6 of the activities below and do each activity for 5 minutes.

Have fun!

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Thursday 4th June-

Maths- Summer Week 3 Lesson 1 – Multiplying 2 digit numbers 

Click on the link below for the video-

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/

Click on the link below for today’s worksheet

https://wrm-13b48.kxcdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/Y5-Lesson-1-Multiply-2-digits-area-model-2019.pdf

English- Diary entry

Today I would like you to pick your favorite day of the holidays and write a diary entry about it.

What happened?

Who did you see?

Where did you go?

What did you do?

 

Extra activity- Water Cycle 

Today I would like you to create a poster about the water cycle. Do some research and see what you can find out.

Don’t forger to add some pictures to make your poster  eye catching.

 

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Friday 22nd May-

Maths- Summer Week 2 Challenge – Adding decimals with the same number of decimal places. 

Here is today’s challenge-

https://wrm-13b48.kxcdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/Family-Challenge-Friday-1st.pdf

 

English- Character description

Following on from yesterdays lesson I would like you to write a character description of the robots.

Remember to use expanded nouns to describe the robots.

 

Extra activity- Make your own robot

Design and make your own robot using recycled materials.

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Thursday 21st May-

Maths- Summer Week 2 Lesson 4 – Adding decimals with the same number of decimal places. 

Click on the link below to take you to today’s video.

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/

Today’s worksheet-

https://wrm-13b48.kxcdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/homelearning/year-5/Lesson-4-Y5-Summer-Block-1-WO8-Subtracting-decimals-with-a-different-number-of-decimal-places-2020.pdf

 

English- Write a narrative 

Click on the link below and watch the video clip.

https://www.literacyshed.com/uploads/1/2/5/7/12572836/eleven_-_youtube_959.mp4

Today I would like you to write a narrative retelling the story in the video clip.

 

Extra activity – Landscape

I would like you to draw a landscape of what you see outside your window.

Think about the colours you will use. Remember when we did our painting in school we looked at perspective, what’s closer to you and what is further away, how can you show this?

Don’t forget to send me your pictures on Class Dojo.

Have fun!

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Wednesday 20th May-

Maths- Summer Week 2 Lesson 3 – Adding decimals with the same number of decimal places. 

Click on the link below to take you to today’s video.

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/

Today’s worksheet-

https://wrm-13b48.kxcdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/homelearning/year-5/Lesson-3-Y5-Summer-Block-1-WO7-Adding-decimals-with-a-differen-number-of-decimal-places-2020.pdf

 

English- A letter to a friend

Today I would like you to write a letter to a friend telling them a bit about what you have been up to.

Don’t forget to include;

Relative clauses 

Fronted adverbials 

Preposition 

 

Extra activity- Dance 

Today I would like you to make up your own dance routine to your favorite song.

My favorite song is – Happy by Pharrell Williams.

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Tuesday 19th May-

Maths- Week 2 Lesson 2 – Adding decimals with the same number of decimal places. 

Click on the link below to take you to today’s video.

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/

Todays worksheet-

https://wrm-13b48.kxcdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/homelearning/year-5/Lesson-2-Y5-Summer-Block-1-WO6-Subtracting-decimals-with-the-same-number-of-decimal-places-2020.pdf

 

English- Reading comprehension – World Environment 

Click on the link below to take you to today’t task.

https://content.twinkl.co.uk/resource/f0/33/t2-e-5140-uks2-world-environment-2019-air-pollution-reading-comprehension-activity-_ver_6.pdf?__token__=exp=1589841971~acl=%2Fresource%2Ff0%2F33%2Ft2-e-5140-uks2-world-environment-2019-air-pollution-reading-comprehension-activity-_ver_6.pdf%2A~hmac=cc2d49c2dc3b76bdacd76771656ca467dbdedb56f9261368cbb3a52e6c869a2a

 

Extra activity-  DT… Design and create a model of our school using cereal boxes and recycled materials.

Don’t forget to share your pictures with me on class dojo.

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Monday 18th May-

Good Morning Year Five, hope you’re all well. I’m now back and taking over out blog again.

-Miss Mahmood

 

Maths- Week 2 Lesson 1 – Adding decimals with the same number of decimal places. 

Click on the link below to take you to today’s video.

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/

https://wrm-13b48.kxcdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/homelearning/year-5/Lesson-5-Y5-Summer-Block-1-WO5-Adding-decimals-with-the-same-number-of-decimal-places-2020.pdf

 

English – Write a recount about a special day in your life.

This can be anything from a birthday to a holiday.

Remember to use fronted adverbials and expanded nouns in your recount.

Don’t forget to send me your recounts on class dojo. 

 

Extra activity – Ramadan Poster 

Across the world people are celebrating Ramadan this month.

I would like you to create a poster telling me a bit about Ramadan and why people Celebrate it.

Here are a few questions to get you started.

  • What is Ramadan?
  • Who Celebrates Ramadan?
  • Why do people celebrate Ramadan?

Don’t forget to add other facts you find.

I can’t wait to see all the amazing posters. 

Have fun!

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Friday 15th May

Happy Friday Year 5! I hope you have all enjoyed the sunshine today- there is much more to come apparently!

Here is your learning for today:

Maths

The task is slightly different today as I have an end of the week challenge for you!

Click on the link below to get the questions:

Family-Challenge-Friday-15th Year 5

Today, you can work with a partner, a sibling or an adult! Good luck!

English

Today I would like you to write me a recount of what you have done this week. Remember to write in the past tense and make sure it is in chronological order.

Extra activity

I would like you to design your own game. It could be a game you play outside with equipment or a board game to play inside. You need to design the game and write a set of rules for it.

Make sure you post your games on dojo!

Have a great day!

Miss Coles

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Thursday 14th May

Happy Thursday and well done to all of you who contacted me on class dojo yesterday- myself and Miss Mahmood are really proud of you.

Here is your learning for today:

Follow the link below and select Summer 1, week 1, lesson 4 (adding decimals crossing the whole)

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/

Thursday 14th Year 5

And here are the answers for you or your parents to check your work:

Lesson-4-Answers-Adding-decimals-crossing-the-whole-2020

 

English

For English today I would like you to write a letter to your Year 6 teacher in September telling them lots about yourselves. You might include what you are good at, what your favourite things in the world are, your hobbies, what you want to be when you grow up and what you are best at in your learning.

Myself and Miss Mahmood look forward to hearing from you and reading your letters.

Extra activity

Why not draw, paint or create a self portrait to go with your letters? Post them on class dojo for extra points!

 

Have a great day!

Miss Coles

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Wednesday 13th May

Happy Wednesday Year 5! I really enjoyed seeing some of your work yesterday on class dojo, so try to do the same today if you can. Year 6 are beating you so far, so let’s change that!

Here is your learning for today:

Follow the link below and select Summer 1. week 1, lesson 3 (complements to 1)

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/

Here is the work that goes with it:

Wednesday 13th Year 5

Here are the answers for those of you wanting to mark your work 🙂

Lesson-3-Answers-Complements-to-1-2020

English

I would like you to write some instructions today! Firstly, design your own treasure map around your house and then hide something at the end. Write a set of clear instructions for a member of your family to follow. Ask them to follow your instructions to see if they can find the treasure.

Make sure you post your maps onto Class Dojo and let’s beat Year 6!

Have a great day!

Miss Coles

🙂

 

 

Tuesday 12th May

Good morning Year 5! Here is your learning for today.

Follow the link below and select Summer term 1, week 1, lesson 2 (subtracting decimals within 1)

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/

Here is the worksheet to match the video.

Tuesday 12th Year 5

English

How about a bit of poetry today?

I would like you to write an acrostic poem for Glenaire Primary School. Remember that the first letter of each line spells the word.

Extra activity

I would like you to design your own workout! It could be a combination of different exercises or using different equipment. Video you or a member of your family doing the exercises and put it onto Class Dojo for extra points!

Have a great day!

Miss Coles

🙂

 

 

Monday 11th May

Good morning Year 5. I hope you have had a lovely weekend and are all safe.

Here is your learning for today:

Follow the link below and select Summer term 1, week 1, lesson 1 (Adding decimals within 1)

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/

Once you have watched the tutorial, the worksheet is in the link below:

Monday 11th Year 5

For English today, I would like you to write a letter. You could write it to someone in your family to thank them for looking after you, or you could write it to a teacher telling them what you have been doing.

Remember to use the correct punctuation and post your letter on Class Dojo. I am now part of your class, so I can give out dojos when you have done some fabulous work!

Have a great day Year 5

Miss Coles

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Thursday 7th May

Good morning Year 5. I hope you are all ok and are having a great week.

Here is your learning for today. It is Bank Holiday Friday tomorrow, so you won’t hear from me again until Monday, so I have added an extra task to keep you busy over the weekend!

Maths

Follow the link below and watch the video for lesson 3 (dividing with remainders)

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/

Once you have watched the video, then complete the worksheet from the link below (it should open as a PDF)

Y5-Lesson-3-Divide-with-remainders

Adults, if you want to get the answers to check your child’s work, they are connected to the original link.

 

English

Imagine you are the boy in the video. Write a diary entry for when he got back home. Remember to use the consistent tense (past) and describe how he was feeling throughout his experience

If the video won’t play, here is the link.

https://www.literacyshed.com/thewaybackhome.html

Extra task

On Friday it is VE day (Victory in Europe.) I would like you to do some research about what it is and why we are celebrating. Why not make some bunting to go outside your house, take a picture of it and then post it on class dojo?

Have a lovely weekend Year 5 and I look forward to seeing you all on Monday morning.

Take care, stay safe and be kind

Miss Coles

🙂

 

Happy Wednesday Year 5!

Here are your tasks for today:

Maths

Follow the link below and watch the video for lesson 2 (multiplying 4 digits by 2)

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/

Once you have watched the video, then complete the worksheet from the link below (it should open as a PDF document)

Y5-Lesson-2-Multiply-4-digits-by-2-digits

Adults, if you want to get the answers to check your child’s work, they are connected to the original link.

 

English

Describing a scene

Imagine you have just stepped into the scene in the picture above. Write a scene description of what you can see around you. Remember to use your senses to help you and make your description as detailed as possible.

As a challenge, why not try to draw or paint a scene which is the opposite of this?

Have a wonderful day! Please keep putting your pictures of your work onto Class Dojo for Miss Mahmood to see.

Stay safe and be kind!

From Miss Coles

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Tuesday 5th May

Hello Year 5! I hope you are all staying safe and well! Here are your tasks for Tuesday:

 

Maths

Follow the link below and watch the video for lesson one (multiplying 2 digit numbers)

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/

Once you have watched the video, then complete the worksheet from the link below (it should open as a PDF document)

Y5-Lesson-1 multiplying 2 digits

Adults, if you want to get the answers to check your child’s work, they are connected to the original link.

 

English

Slowly, a foot moved, then the trunk, then a loud growl shook the cavern…

Picture

Here is the beginning of a story and a picture to go with it. I would like you to write the opening paragraph to match the picture. Keep checking your punctuation and make sure you are including lots of descriptive vocabulary (including expanded noun phrases- not forgetting to separate your adjectives with a comma!)

 

Good luck, have a great day and stay safe!

🙂

 

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Friday 1st May-

Maths- Multiplying 4 digits by 1 digit

English- Speech

Using the video from yesterday, create some dialogue between the two shoe makers.

What might they have said to each other?

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Thursday 30th April-

Maths- Multiplying 4 digits by 1 digit

Click on the link below to download the PowerPoint

PowerPoint – Multiply 4-Digits by 1-Digit

English- The Little ShoemakerShow not tell

Click on the link below, this will take you to a short clip.

https://www.literacyshed.com/uploads/1/2/5/7/12572836/cgi_3d_animated_short_hd-_the_small_shoemaker_-_by_la_petite_cordonnier_team_102.mp4

Once you have watched the clip above, use show don’t tell to describe the shoes coming alive but leave your reader wondering what is happening.

 

Remember your not telling me what is happening you are showing me through your choice of words!

Hope you have fun with this activity, don’t forget to share your work. 

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Wednesday 29th April-

Maths- Dividing with Remainders

English – Today ‘s lesson is a punctuation quiz. 

T2-E-479-Year-5-Punctuation-Powerpoint-Quiz

Have fun!

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Tuesday 28th April-

Maths- Dividing with Remainders

 

English- Setting description 

Describe the setting below using expanded nouns.

WOTD- Scenic 

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Monday 27th April-

Maths- Dividing with Remainders

Powerpoint – Dividing with Remainders

English- Write a letter to a Greek God, telling them a bit about yourself. 

You can even ask them questions about what it’s like to be a Greek God.

Remember to set your letter out using the correct layout of a letter.

WOTD- Committee

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Friday 24th April-

Maths- Multiplying by 10,100,1000

Remember you can use a place value chart to help you.

English-

Create and make a persuasive leaflet, persuading people to stay at home. 

Think about using persuasive vocabulary and don’t forget to use the key features we have been learning.

WOTD- Persuasive

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Thursday 23rd April-

Maths- Recap on addition

English- Write a story

WOTD- develop 

 

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Wednesday 22nd April-

Maths- Multiplying by 10,100 & 1000

English-

WOTD- Secretary 

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Tuesday 21st April-

Maths- Multiplying by 10,100 & 1000

English-

WOTD- Necessary 

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Monday 20th April-

Good morning Y5,

I hope you’ve all had a wonderful Easter break and are ready to learn.

Maths- Multiplying by 10,100 & 1000

Click on the link below and go through the PowerPoint.

Multiply by 10, 100 and 1000

Today’s task:

WOTD- Equipped 

English- Improve the sentences below.

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Friday 17th April-

Maths-

English-

Write a poem about spring and Easter. 

Once you have written your poem you can write it out neat and decorate the boarder.

Don’t forget to post your pictures on class Dojo. 

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Thursday 16th April-

Maths-

English-

Easter-

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Wednesday 15th April-

Maths-

English-

Easter activity –

Create your own sun catcher using materials you find in your garden. 

Have a look at class dojo for some ideas.

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Tuesday 14th April-

Maths-

English –

Easter activity –

Do some research on Easter and make a poster.

What do we know about Easter?

Why do we celebrate it?

Who celebrates Easter?

How is is celebrated?

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Friday 10th April-

 

Maths-

English-

Easter activity-

Make an Easter bonnet using recycled materials. 

Don’t forget to share your pictures on our class Dojo. 

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Thursday 9th April-

Maths –

English-

Easter activity –

Make and decorate your own Easter egg. 

Get creative and inventive, use your imagination!

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Tuesday 7th April-

Maths – Recap on rounding to the nearest 10, 100 & 1000

Today’s word of the day:  Decorative  

Fun Easter activity: Follow on from yesterday.

Design and create an Easter basket, you could use an empty cardboard box and decorate it with paints or Easter pictures.

Don’t forget to take a picture and share it on Class Dojo.

Have fun!

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Monday 6th April-

Good morning Y5, hope you’re all enjoying your Easter holidays!

Maths – Recap on rounding to the nearest 10, 100 & 1000

Today’s word of the day:  Accompany 

Fun Easter activity:

Design and create an Easter basket, you could use an empty cardboard box and decorate it with paints or Easter pictures.

Don’t forget to take a picture and share it on Class Dojo.

Have fun!

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Friday 3rd April-

Maths – Recap on rounding to the nearest 10, 100 & 1000

Today’s word of the day:  Amateur  

English- Write a description of what you can see outside your window. 

What to include:

  • Expanded nouns
  • Similes

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Thursday 2nd April-

Maths – Ordering and comparing decimals

Click on the link below to today’s lesson –

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/

If you don’t have a printer you can write the answers in your book. 

 

Today’s word of the day:  Determined 

English-  Write a poem about your day.

Think about rhyming words.

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Wednesday 1st April-

Maths – Rounding Decimals

Click on the link below to today’s lesson –

https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/

If you don’t have a printer you can write the answers in your book. 

 

Today’s word of the day:  Disastrous 

 

English- Today is the 1st of April- April Fools Day

I would like you to write a short report on April Fools Day.

• What do you know about April Fool’s Day?
• Do you like practical jokes?
• Have you played a trick on anybody recently?
• Who’s the joker in your class/ family?

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Tuesday 31st March-

Maths Challenge-

Today’s word of the day:  Nuisance

English- Create and write a blog on your own made up mythical creature.

What you can include:

  • Subordinating clauses
  • Relative clauses
  • Expanded nouns

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Monday 30th March-

Maths Challenge-

Today’s word of the day:  Conscience 

English- Research treasures of myths and create a fact file.

What you can include:

  • Subordinating clauses
  • Relative clauses
  • Expanded nouns

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Friday 27th March-

Maths Challenge-

Today’s word of the day:  Conscious  

English- Research monsters of myths and create a fact file.

What you can include:

  • Subordinating clauses
  • Relative clauses
  • Expanded nouns

 

 

 

 

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Thursday 26th March-

Maths Challenge-

Today’s word of the day:  Sacrifice   

English- Research heroes of  myths and create a fact file.

What you can include:

  • Subordinating clauses
  • Relative clauses
  • Expanded nouns

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Wednesday 25th March-

Maths Challenge-

Maths Lesson 3-  https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/

Today’s word of the day:  Mischievous  

English- Write a diary entry of your day, what did you get up to?

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Tuesday 24th March-

Maths Challenge-

Maths Lesson 2-  https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/

Today’s word of the day:  Prejudice  

English- Write a detailed description of your bedroom using prepositions.

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Monday 23rd March –

Maths Challenge:

Maths Lesson 1-  https://whiterosemaths.com/homelearning/year-5/

Today’s word of the day:  Curiosity 

Guided reading: Describe the main character in your story. 

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Find out what Year 5 have been up to!

17/03/20

Year 5 Greek Day

The children had great fun trying Greek food and joining in with Greek Dancing.

 

10/02/20

Rocket Launcher experiment!

We had lots of fun today launching our rockets up into space!

 

21/01/20

Today we designed our models for our DT project (Rockets).

20/01/20

Great piece of art work today following our question of the week ‘What do we know about the different planets?’.

7/10/19

Year 5 really enjoyed making Victorian factories out of natural materials during our forest school lesson this week.

  

 

15/10/19

The Great Victoria Bake Off

Year 5 really enjoyed baking their Victoria sponge cakes today.

 

      

           

             

Year 5 have made a fabulous start to the new school year and have worked their socks off in the first week. We all came back from the holidays looking smart and ready to learn.