Class 5 Blue Blog 19-20Creating Stars for the Future

5 Blue – Handwriting/Spellings practice

5 Blue, Please can you practice the cursive handwriting policy with the following spellings in your homework book. Please remember ascenders need to be tall and descenders need to be sitting on the line with a tail. Letters that are ascenders:- h, k, l, t, b, d Letters that are descenders:- p, q, f, g, […]

Year 4 Sports Champions – Boccia

Today year 4 took part in their Sports Champions competition. It was a very close competition but 4 Red found themselves in the final whilst 4 White and 4 Blue competed in the semi-final. This saw 4 White become winners and they then faced 4 Red  in the final. 4 Red came out on top and […]

Primary Stars Poetry Competition.

The Premier League Primary Stars writing competition is back, and this year they are focusing on poetry and ambition! As part of our link to year 5’s literacy topic, we are looking for students to write their own poem on ambition. There are some fantastic prizes for students who enter, as well as possible prizes […]

Mindfulness Day Reminder for Year 5

Year 5, this Friday will be our mindfulness day. We would like you all to bring in a clear glass jar or plastic bottle for the day. If you have any extra spare that would be fantastic. You will be making a mindfulness/calm jar. I know some of you already have, so well done for […]

Year 5 – Spanish Sports and Hobbies

Year 5 have been carrying out research on Spanish Sports, hobbies and children’s activities. They will share this research in various ways e.g. via the blog, posters, comic strips, presentations, I-movies, fact-files and pic collages. Here are the facts about their area of research.

5B’s visit the Black Country!

In Spring term, year 5 have been learning about the Victorians! Today they had the pleasure of visiting the Black Country Museum looking at one of the countries first industrial landscapes, where history came to life before their eyes, In an immersive experience! See our iMovie below: Bronze: Name two new facts you learnt about […]

Year 5 Sports Champions – Boccia

Today year 5 took part in their Sports Champions competition. It was a very close competition but 5 Red found themselves in the final whilst 5 White and 5 Blue competed in the semi-final. This saw 5 White become winners and they then faced 5 Red  in the final. 5 Red came out on top […]

Year 5 Black Country Living Museum Trip

Hi everybody! As you know, Year 5 will be visiting the Black Country Living Museumtomorrow (Thursday 30th January) Please read the information below 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 […]

Come on children!

Thank an amazing #teacher by sending them a card through the post, with your personal message 🏫🎉 Thank yous received before 12th February will give teachers the opportunity to enter the 2020 National Teaching Awards.👉 https://t.co/1wfGuADcwX @TeachingAwards pic.twitter.com/2GqFdO1uDn — DfE (@educationgovuk) January 26, 2020 The teachers at BH are BRILLIANT, why don’t  you thank them […]

5 Blue’s Victorian Toy Workshop!

In Spring term, year 5 have been looking at the Victorians, through their detective Sherlock Holmes stories, Topic Work and Design and Technology Victorian toys. Today, 5 Blue had the fantastic “Toys In School” company come in and help them make their own Victorian toys! Many thanks to both Catherine and Don, who put on […]

Year 6 Sports Champions – Boccia

Today year 6 took part in their Sports Champions competition. It was a very close competition but 6 Blue found themselves in the final whilst 6 Red and 6 White competed in the semi-final. This saw 6 White become winners and they then faced 6 Blue in the final. 6 Blue came out on top […]

Que te gusta hacer? Por que?

Your task today is to be able to write a paragraph about your likes and dislikes linked to sports and hobbies. Please use the word bank given to you in class to write clear sentences about these and always remember to give a reason as to why you like/dislike the sport or hobby. If you […]

Sherlock Holmes Story

The case of the Missing Teacher It was a dull, dreary morning at 21b Baker Street. I sat under the window, writing the report from our last case “A study in pink”, when a gentle rapping came from the door, like a whisper against the wood. “Please sir, I need your help.” Asked the girl […]

5 Blue – Speed Readers Homework

Hello 5 Blue, This week your additional reading task for homework is speed readers. I would like you to click on the link below. The password and username are below: Speed Readers Username: Broadheath1 Password: !Password Have a go at the 4 minute challenge reading task. You need to read the text within 4 minutes […]

5 Blue – Air resistance experiment

Today, we tested how long it takes for a paper helicopter to reach the ground.  Answer the questions below:- What force are we trying to harness? How long did it take for your helicopter to reach the ground? How does the length of the wing/number or paper clip size affect the time it takes to fall? What […]

Wednesday 5th February 2020 – Read Aloud Day

World Read Aloud Day is February 5, 2020! A 2015 study has found that children are exposed to a larger vocabulary from books which are read to them rather than from conversations with adults. This is because we tend to speak with the same 5000 most popular words. While books — even picture books — […]

¿Que deporte te gusta?

This week in Year 5 we learnt lots of new vocabulary. The vocabulary we focused on was a variety of sports. I am going to add 2 videos to support your learning and revision until the next lesson as I appreciate that their were a lot of words to learn! The 1st video is the […]

Practise your Times Tables!

Hi Year 5.  To help you practise your Times Tables please try:   https://www.timestables.co.uk/.  There also some fun games to help you practise.  Remember to also practise on TT Rockstars.  Have fun learning and practising.  leave a comment and let me know how well you did. Enjoy. Mrs Habib  

Finishing Times

Good afternoon parents, We will be releasing Reception, Years 1 and 2 children at 3;10 pm every day. They will not be receiving less teaching time, as there will not be an afternoon outdoor break as such. A 5 minute break will be introduced for children to go to the toilet etc We will also […]

5 Blue Mystery!

As part of their Spring 1 English unit, 5 Blue have been looking at detective and crime stories. This week they had the opportunity to be the detectives in a murder mystery investigation! They had to read texts, interview each other using questions and use the evidence and clues to come to identify suspects. See […]

Mr Janjua’s Skills Academy!

Hi guys and girls! I am just re-uploading the skills academy blog post because some children have said they cannot find it. Attached are the lyrics and instrumental below! Happy practising, looking forward to hearing your progression on Friday!

Please spread the word!

Mrs Hurt found the link below and thought it would be extremely helpful to share it with as many of our wonderful families as possible. Free nearly new baby items on Friday 10th January 2020 from 12.30-2.30pm at the Swan Centre (behind Norton House) on Bird Street, just behind the Coventry Refugee and Migrant Centre […]