Good morning all. Today we are going to be investigating theatre in the Ancient Greek times. Watch the video here to find out more about the greek theatres – https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/clips/zx67xnb Here is the remanence of an ancient Greek theatre. Could you imagine how many people would be watching the plays? Bronze: Find 5 Facts about […]
How people communicated over long distances before the telephone and internet were invented. What if they wanted to communicate as quickly as possible? Task 1 – Write your name using morse code. Mine is below. Task 2 – Complete this code and complete the task. DO NOT WRITE THE ANSWER ON THE BLOG! In your […]
Happy Monday all, Today we are going to be investigating famous UK bridges. Last week we were able to visit some bridges around the Coventry Canal. We discussed the different types of bridges there were and their purpose. Watch this video to find out what you need to do. Above are the different types of […]
What is achievement? What do you think achievement is to your teachers? What does it mean to you? This is what we are going to be looking at today. tASK – Create a pic collage or poster, describe your favourite memory write how you felt and why this was a special time? Write about what […]
Good Morning 5Red, This is the morning registration zoom call. It will take place every morning and you need to be on it t 9AM. We will discuss all the work and expectations for the rest of the day and following days so make sure you attend on time and every day. Here is the […]
Our new topic is Ancient Greece.🇬🇷 So whilst we are learning from home we have lots of research and knowledge to gain to ensure we are ready when we return. Today’s tasks (yes there is 2)! Task 1 – Research Greece 🇬🇷 Where is Greece? What Continent is it on? Are there islands or just […]
Today we started our STEAM project about Bridges. We visited different types of bridges on the Coventry Canal and compared them. Here are some of the bridges we investigated. What similarities can you see between each bridge? What materials are they made from? What type of bridge are they and why?
Hello all, On Monday we are going to be going on a small local walk looking at our local bridges🌉. This will become more clear for the children once we’ve had our first lesson on Monday. Please ask your children what they learnt. Please can all children ensure they have a bottle of water 💧as […]
We have taken the inspiration from our fellow Coventrian Delia Derbyshire to produce our our music and music videos. We used GarageBand to create the electric music and manipulated it to give a science fiction style to it like Delia Derbyshires music. We hope you like our work. Our Music Videos
Today we have had a fantastic day learning all about a Lady that changed electronic music forever. Delia Derbyshire was a fantastic empowering woman that wrote and produced the theme tune to Dr Who. Firstly we learnt about Dr Who. Then we researched Delia Derbyshire. After we investigated how Delia inspired others. We then met […]
Today, we have been learning about Coventrian Delia Derbyshire and her amazing work with electronic music composing. In school, we have been comparing her Doctor Who theme tune that she wrote and produced and the version by Orbital. Please listen below and answer the questions. Questions Which one did you prefer and why? What differences […]
What a fabulous day we’ve had today learning about the Duke of Edinburgh, whose 100th birthday it would have been tomorrow! Take a look below to see all the great things we’ve done, and leave a comment to share what you enjoyed and what you gained from the day. Fact Files Orienteering Fire Pit Origami […]
Wow what a super fun health week to end our half term! Take a look at some of the things we have done this week. Mindful Monday To kick start our Health week we looked at developing our growth mindset by helping others. We discussed the time when someone had done something really kind for […]
This half term we have been comparing Coventry and Stratford-Upon-Avon. Traditionally, children get the opportunity to travel to Stratford and carry out their field work. However, due to COVID-19 we were unable to do so we adapted our planning to ensure the children could apply similar learning skills to our wonderful city of Coventry. The […]
Today for Workout Wednesday we were looking at our increasing and decreasing pulse rates and the effects excercise has on it. To make it a fair test we chose 3 independent variables, which were our choice of moderate or physical activities. The dependent variable was to put our fingers on our pulse area to measure […]
Hello Year 5!Below is your homework for this week. Pick two tasks of your choice. English Starter: Handwriting Practice- Practice your spellings from this term. Main task: What if? Take the events from Macbeth. What if one of those key events changed? How would the start go? Write the ending from that point. Maths Complete […]
In 5Red we have completed some hard challenges and learned about how maths is important in life and FUN! Here are some of the things we have completed today. 5Red here is another challenge for you to complete. Have Fun
Foul is fair and fair is foul…. this week we have been acting the first scene of Macbeth. We have made progress by understanding how to represent emotions through drama, developed new vocabulary, and understand the terms fate and superstition. Great drama 5red What did people in Elizabethan times think of witches? What is superstition? […]
Today we carried out field work to investigate if Coventry Canal is a type of river. Here are some pictures and videos of what we found. We investigated the source of the Coventry canal and discovered there was no huge mountains like rivers have. We also were able to walk around the start of the […]
Today we took on the role of wildlife documentary presenters. We have been asked to narrate a programme called ‘Life’, all about the life cycles of different living things and the way they reproduce. For this documentary we looked at mammals and birds. What did you learn today?
This week we have looked at different settings in The Hobbit. You can create a model of your favourite location described in the Hobbit. You can include characters within the setting however we mainly want to see the details in the setting. What location will you create? Here are some examples to get inspiration from. […]
We were learning a song from The Hobbit. Our learning intention was to comprehend and perform ‘Far far over the Misty Mountain cold’ poem/song. Here are some videos of our performances. Can you Sing along?
After a great week of progress and gains, our homework challenge is about our Rivers topic. We want you to create a bridge from recycling that will go over a 10cm river. So it spans 10 cm. However, it needs to hold the weight of at least 30g. Key information Spans 10cm Holds 30g Made […]
Today has been a great day and all children gained. Here is what we got up too. What was your favourite part of the day and why? What character was your least favourite and why? What vocabulary did you learn today?
I hope it hasn’t been too quiet at home this week without your amazing children because in school all of 5Red have been so fantastic. 📚 In English, we have been completing an information text all about rivers and learning some subject specific vocabulary too. Please ask them about rivers. 🧮 In Maths, we have […]
My favorite Illustrator is called Quentin Blake. Who is yours? Here is some information about him. Here are some of the famous illustrations. TASK – Task: Design a CharacterA single drawing by Quentin Blake takes a particular amount of planning and is not completed in one attempt! He begins by completing a rough sketch to […]
There are 3 tasks with today’s lesson. Make sure you complete them all…. What is a decision? Task 1 – A decision is ………. Explain what is a decision. Think – How many decisions have you made today already? TASK 2 – Look at the scenarios below and discuss with an adult or sibling what […]
So we are going to be back school 1 week today. Let’s get our minds ready for this. Today we are going to be thinking about our growth mindset. Task 1 – Draw 3 emojis describing how you felt about working from home. TASK 2 – Draw 3 emojis about how you are feeling about […]
Hi everyone, we are doing a whole school PE lesson today at 10:30am. I’m’ looking forward to seeing you all there, it would be great if we could see all of you again this week. The password is the last name of our Head Teacher, no Mr/Mrs/Miss in front of her name. Mark Rawlings is […]
This half term we are going to be looking at maps. Specifically, the maps in the Hobbit. What is a map? Why are they important? Discuss with people at home. Task 1 – Draw a map of your journey from home to school. Include on the map places such as shops, parks, monuments, roads, roundabouts, […]