We have just finished reading another book. Here’s what 5 White thought of it- read their reviews below!
The children in 5 White today tried their best to compose a persuasive pitch for a new product. Their aim was to persuade their audience to buy their interesting product. But, did it work? Have you been persuaded to buy any of the products here? Watch the video and comment below- did they persuade you? […]
Hi everybody, We have just finished reading this book. Below are our reviews for your enjoyment.
The children have been learning the features of persuasive writing by performing a travel brochure. Watch the video to see us in action. What persuasive features did we learn in this text? Give examples.
What a great week! So much fun, such great problem solving and incredible teamwork on show! Well done 5 White! You have a very proud teacher. Watch the video below and tell me about your favourite part of the week. What skills have you developed? What progress did you make?
Blackface is the story of a colonial hunter who goes in search of some exotic monkeys. Shooting them for sport. He is warned away by a tribal elder, who warns the ‘brave’ and arrogant explorer about an immortal monkey. The explorer scoffs at the idea and sets off in search of his trophy. The elder […]
Edit Hi Year 5! Can you use your multiplication and division skills to take on the challenge for Spring 1? Bronze Challenge Oh no! Earth is being invaded! Some tripods and bipods flew from planet Zeno. At least two of each of them have landed on Earth. Tripods have 3 legs. Bipods have 2 legs. […]
There has been a startling discovery. An alien spaceship, disguised as a cat toy, has been discovered by the cat Mr Wuffles. The children report this incredible event to the world in their news reports below. Which report is the most successful report? Explain why.
The children in 5 White took part in a very particular Maths challenge today. Watch the video to find out more.
Hi Year 5, Following our visit to the National Space Centre yesterday, where we all read incredibly interesting information about the pioneers of space exploration, the news which broke today about Cosmonaut Leonov’s death will be of considerable interest to all of you. Cosmonaut Leonov was the first person to walk in space. Read the […]
5 White had a brilliant time at the Space Centre today! Watch the video to see the fun we had, then answer the questions below. What did you enjoy most about the trip? What were your favourite three facts that you found out during the visit?
The children in 5 White investigated the forces involved in rocket launches, linked to their unit on Space. Watch the videos they made detailing the experiment. Which video is more effective? Why? How could the explanations be improved? Explain below.
Hi everybody! As you know, Year 5 will be visiting the National Space Centreon Thursday (10th October). Please read below for information about the trip. Children should wear their school uniform. We shall be leaving school at 9am so we need every child to be in school at 8:30am. We will be returning to school […]
Hello everybody Attached is a copy of the letter which was given out to children this week. More information will be posted on the blog nearer the time.
Hi everyone! I really enjoyed our first week together and I hope you did too! You produced some incredible art work and you should be very proud of yourselves. I know I am! Watch the video below and answer the following questions at the end. What skills did you develop this week? What did you […]
Reading Challenge – To use inference skills to write a recount on the Moon Landing During Autumn 1, we have been learning about recounts and making them as effective as we can. You will need to carry out some research into the moon landing and then write a recount, choosing a challenge from the list below. […]
Hi Year 5! Are you ready to take the challenge!? This half term we are learning about the 1960’s so I have set you a challenge about this time period and you will need to use your place value knowledge to solve it. Bronze Investigate British singers in the 1960’s: Paul McCartney, Cilla Black, John […]
Hi everybody! 5 White and 5 Blue will be walking to the city centre tomorrow (15th July) to visit the Herbert Gallery as part of our City of Culture project week work. We shall be visiting the dedicated Lady Godiva exhibition to learn more about the Legend of Lady Godiva. We intend to study the […]
Hi again everyone! I loved our day together and I am so excited about getting to spend next year with you! I hope you’re excited too! Mr M.
On Tuesday 18th June, the Year 5 and 6 Science club children will be attending the Great Science Share event at Stoneleigh Park. This is an exciting opportunity to showcase our amazing science work with other schools in Coventry and the rest of the country as other events are happening at the same time across […]
Hi everyone, So, as promised, after sorting out the technical issues with actually being able to upload it, here is the Year 5’s stellar, incredible, unbelievably enthralling, captivating and masterful performance of Macbeth! Enjoy!
The children in Year 5 put together a very special performance of William Shakespeare’s Macbeth. The actors were incredible, the narrators were superb and the dancers, singers and supporting cast were fantastic! All the adults in Year 5 are so proud of all of you for creating a truly memorable performance. Well done! There were […]
Dear Parents and Carers, On Friday 24th May at 2:20pm, the children of Year 5 will be performing their Macbeth assembly. They have been working incredibly hard at their performance and if rehearsals are anything to go by, it promises to be an amazing show! We would love to see as many of you here […]
Dear Parents/ Carers The Year 5 children will visit Stratford for the day on Thursday, 23rd May 2019. The cost of this trip has been subsidised by the school and therefore there will be no cost for this trip. If your child currently brings a packed lunch you will need to provide a packed lunch for them […]
Hi everybody! Here’s another animation great for you, this time from Zak and Hannah during animation club. Enjoy! (And let us know what you think!)
Zak created a short animation film in Animation Club and wanted to share it with you all! What do you think?
Read this extract from Macbeth: Bronze: Draw this scene, illustrating the setting and the three witches’ conversation. Use clues from the script to help create an accurate illustration. Silver: Bronze plus… Describe this scene as it would be written in a story, using the narrator’s voice. Remember to show off with your writing, using features […]
Hi Year 5, This half term we will be learning about our local area. Therefore, I am setting some mathematical challenges based on knowledge of our local area. Bronze: How far away from Coventry is Stratford Upon Avon? If I went on a day trip to Stratford, how many miles will I travel that day? […]
The children spent some time imagining a life without Laws. They were tasked with creating freeze frames to show what it would be like if certain laws were abolished. These are examples of their freeze frames. Which laws do you think have been abolished? Comment below.