5 Blue’s Greek Day

Today was Ancient Greek day in Year 5 and we were so impressed with all the effort the children made to dress up. Look at our wonderful costumes…. Today we created our Greek sculptures out of clay. The children researched life in Ancient Greece and what was invented during this period. They also tried Greek […]

5 Blue-Art day

Today was art day and as a school we are looking at ’Global orchards’. In Year 5, we are looking specifically at ’Olive orchards’. To learn the importance and symbolism of a olive branch The children researched and created a pic collage as part of a group. To use food colouring to dye egg shells […]

Year5 Ancient Greek dress up

On Friday 1st July, Year 5 will be having an Ancient Greek day. We would love to see the year 5 children come in dressed up. Below are some photos of potential costumes. An easy and simple costume would be a long white t-shirt and a coloured sash. Long pale dresses with a coloured sash […]

Macbeth costumes- 21.6.22

Year 5,  In preparation for our assembly on Thursday. Please can you bring in the following costumes. Narrators- Red clothing Lords- Blue clothing Ladies- smart dress Banquo- white clothing Witches- black outfit Everyone else- Black Please bring your clothes for the assembly into school tomorrow in a named plastic bag.

5B- balanced arguments

As part of our discussion texts, we had a debate within the class to discuss two key questions: Should school uniform be abolished? Should SATs be abolished? What reasons are there for and against? What would you conclude?

5 Blue- History week- Lady Jane Grey

This week, 5 Blue have learnt more about the short and tragic life of Lady Jane Grey. To make enquiries. To begin the learning, the children had a video shared with them including clues. Only one child in our class was able to work out who we were learning about using sing these clues alone. […]

Year 5 Macbeth Assembly

Year 5 have been working hard to prepare an assembly based on our English learning in Summer 1. We would love the Year 5 parents to join us on Thursday 23rd June to watch our performance of ‘Macbeth’. Please arrive through the Hanford Close/ Office entrance by 2:10pm to ensure you are seated and ready […]

5 Blue- DT Theatre Structures

This half term, 5 Blue have been working in teams to design and make a theatre in which they would have like to perform their Macbeth assembly. They researched the features of a theatre and explored building strong shapes. They then made a frame structure using lollipop sticks and art straws. Finally they added the […]

5 Blue Jubilee Day

5 Blue have had a super Jubilee day. We have learnt about the Queen’s life and key events during her reign. We have enjoyed playing royal games and enjoyed eating cake on the field. What have you enjoyed most? Tell me three things you have learnt about the Queen and her life. How are you […]

Year 5 wellbeing day

Active Maths In active maths, we have been practising a range of skills. We have practised telling the time on an analogue clock. After that, we identified the types of angles made by the hands on the clock and estimated how many degrees the angles were. Finally we use protractors to measure the angles. Value […]

Eco skills academy

Well done to all the super stars in Mrs Street’s Eco skills academy club. On Friday, we looked at the litter outside the Webster Park gate and were shocked by the amount of rubbish. As a team, we used our skills academy time to litter pick to improve the environment. What else could we do […]

Year 5 Macbeth auditions

Calling all Year 5 actors! We shall be holding auditions for our Macbeth assembly on Thursday 19th May at lunchtime. Here are the audition scenes: We would love to see as many of you budding actors audition as possible. Choose your preferred part, learn those lines off by heart, and be ready to show your […]

5B -liquid density

We investigated the density of liquids today. Children carried out their own experiments to find out which liquids were the most dense. What is density? What are your thoughts about the statements below? How could we test whether the temperature of a liquid effects the density?

Year 5 trip to Stratford

Tomorrow Year 5 will be visiting Stratford (11.05.22). Please arrive at school at 8:30am and come to classrooms as normal. Home time will be at 3:15pm as normal also. You will be responsibile for carrying your lunch- bring a back pack to carry it, if you wish. Children who receive hot dinners usually will be […]

5 Blue- DT

This half term the children have been assigned the following design brief: To design a theatre for Year 5 to perform their Macbeth assembly. In week 1, we learnt sbout the festures of a theatre. We looked at theatres in Shakespearean times and made comparisons to modern day theatres. In week 2, we explored different […]

Year 5- Homework week 1

Well done on a great first week back in school. Here is your homework for this week. On Education City your maths homework has been set up ready for you. Please do the other pieces in your homework book and bring them in on Wednesday. This is the deadline. Please remember that school is not […]

Year 5 Before school intervention

The following children have been selected to attend before school interventions. Please arrive at school at 8:30am for these sessions each week. Monday Mrs Diaz’s Reading gladiator group- Aaminah, Nihit, Fatimah, Aisha Safiyah, Surinder, Shahzad, Simin Mrs Habib’s timestable group- Aayan, Brooke,  Mahmuda, Abraham, Esa, Hasan, Shahzaib, Leon, Sadiq, Safah Tuesday Mrs Khan’s Memory magic […]

Anti-racism competition

We would love for all of our wonderful Broad Heath pupils to enter this competition! It is time to show your creativity to design an Anti-racism badge to be worn by The Children’s Speech and Language Therapy team at Coventry and Warwickshire. Here is the entry form: Send a photograph of your entry to this […]

5Blue visit Coventry Canal Basin

Today we visited the canal basin. We were developing our mapping and comparison skills as part of our Geography learning. While we were there we carried out a litter survey snd some field sketches too. What are the features of the Coventry Canal? Tell me some facts about the Coventry Canal basin. what were the […]

Year 5 canal visit

Hi Year 5, This is just a reminder that we will be visiting the canal on Wednesday 30th March as part of our Geography learning. We will be walking so please ensure you have your uniform on and a jacket/raincoat. ( Please look at the weather forecast before you come to school and ensure you […]

5 Blue- surreal sketches

This week in Art and Design, we experimented with different medias including graphite, charcoal and graded pencils. We practised creating tone with these art resources. We then created our own surreal sketches. Challenge: Create 2 more surreal sketches with tone and bring them into school.

Year 5 paper request

Year 5 will be having a collaging lesson next Friday (25.3.22) and need different coloured paper in the form of magazines, leaflets and newspapers. Please could you bring into school any of these items that you have finished with for us to use for Art. These will be cut up and won’t be returned so […]

Year 5 8:30-9am interventions

This is a reminder for the following children to ensure they are in school by 8:30am for their intervention groups. If there are any problems please speak with your teacher. Monday 5Red Boys reading intervention – Taha, Abraham, Khairy, Abdul, and Kevin. Tuesday Mrs Khan’s times table group: Shaikh, Rubinio, Zahra, Hasti, Inaaya, Brooke, Naimol, […]

5Blue The Hobbit day

For World book day, we have been learning about The Hobbit by J.R.R.Tolkien. Throughout the day we watched extracts from the film The Hobbit and read parts from the book too. We have developed an understanding of the story line, made inferences, developed language and vocabulary through drama. Costumes We have had some wonderful ‘The […]

5Blue- Design and Technology week

This week, the children were given the following design brief. The children investigated cam mechanisms and identified the different components. They looked at different shaped cams and discussed how they moved differently. What is a cam? What is a follower? What different types of cams have you learnt about and how do they work? They […]