Year 5

Mr Oliver, Mr Plant, Mrs Plant and Mrs Sawyers.

Welcome to Year 5!

Hello and welcome to class 5RO!

Spring term is here and we eagerly look forward to the many activities we are going to take part in. Some of the highlights of the upcoming term are: skiing at Silksworth dry slope, streetdance in P.E. and a visit to the new Sunderland landmark – the Northern Spire.

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Lions of Zululand!

On Monday, Year 5 had the fantastic opportunity to see the Lions of Zululand at Hetton School. They are an educational group from South Africa who tour schools in The UK to teach about African culture. During the day, the children watched a performance by the group...

Year 5 Wow Week!

Year 5 thoroughly enjoyed their Wow Week! Some of the highlights were: doing orienteering in P.E., learning and performing a musical piece using tuned/untuned percussion and keyboards, painting the Northern Spire bridge, learning about the fabulous engineer Isambard...

Air Resistance Investigation.

Year 5 are currently learning about forces. This week, they designed and carried out an investigation on air resistance. Instead of making parachutes, the class used three different types of plastic bag in different sizes. The bags were dropped from one metre and...

Barnabus Religious Education Session

Year 5 have thoroughly enjoyed a visit from the Barnabus Foundation linked to their learning in R.E. They have been learning about the bible and why it is so special to Christians. In the lesson, they gained more understanding about the different genres of writing in...

Royal Visit

It’s not often you can say you have been in the company of royalty, but for some of our Mini Police that is exactly what they got up to on Wednesday 21st February 2018.  As many of you will have seen on TV, and local press, Prince William and Princess Kate were in...

Northern Spire.

Year 5 visited Sunderland's newest landmark this week - the beautiful Northern Spire bridge. It was fascinating to learn about how it was built and how important it is going to be for the local area. The children learned about the many different skills needed on a...

Winter Olympics here we come!

Class 5RO had their second skiing lesson this week. The ski instructors are very impressed with their ability and hope to have some children skiing from the top of the slope by the end of our sessions! It certainly isn't an easy sport to learn but everybody is trying...

Computer Coding Challenge.

5RO have been using a new software package as part of their computer coding lessons. The idea is to write the code to move a cartoon character to a given place on screen. Careers in game design? No...

Christmas Carol Service

Years 5 and 6 performed the annual Christmas Carol Service at St. Michael’s church today. The children gave a beautiful account of the birth of Jesus through readings, singing, acting, poetry and there was an amazing violin performance by one of our talented year 6...

KS2 Reading Breakfast

The KS2 reading breakfast was a fantastic morning where children, parents, grandparents and other relatives got together to read and enjoy a bite to eat. We loved seeing so many people sharing a love of reading together. Thank you to all who came!

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