Expolring blending colour with oil pastels inspired by Van Gogh's Cypress Trees.
5HM Defying Gravity
In Science we used Newton metres to measure the weight and mass of different objects.
WE HAD GREAT FUN IN SCIENCE INVESTIGATING THE EFFECTS OF AIR RESISTANCE DESIGNING OUR OWN SPINNERS AND USING AN UMBRELLA TO INVESTIGATE HOW AIR RESISTANCE CAN SPEED THINGS UP AND SLOW THINGS DOWN.
We had a fantastic day exploring all aspects of Anglo-Saxon life. We reinacted a famous battle between the Anglo-Saxons and Vikings,discovered the interesting aspects of crime and punishments as well as discovering the secrets of the Great Hall. A highlight was viewing all the animals in the farm! A great day was had by all.
Plastic Oceans - During Science Week we explored the impact of Plastics on our oceans.We decided to give the sea creatures a voice to get a very important message across.
Did you know that there are micro plastics in our clothing which are ending up in our oceans? We conducted an investigation to see what happens when we wash our clothes.
In RE we have been learning about The Easter Story and have explored the Big Question: Was Jesus aware of God's plan ? Together we discussed the key events and then presented our findings in an interesting way.
The phases of the moon.During Science we investigated the different phases of the moon using Oreos.
As part of our Mountain topic, we imagined what it was like to be the first person to climb Mount Everest. Watch our powerful diary extracts to see how we got on.
We were set the challenge of designing a poster to explain how different mountains are formed.
Circuit Training - We were put through our paces with a rigorous workout.
Welcome to Year 5
World Book Day - We had great fun dressing up as our favourite characters.
Year 5's Great British Bake off......biscuit week. We designed our own Christmas biscuits and even the gift bags. We are all star bakers!
Year 5 have been studying the work of Vincent Van Gogh and have recreated some of his famous artwork.
Inspired by the novel "Letters from the Lighthouse", by Emma Caroll, we visited Souter Lighthouse to discover what it would be like to live and be evacuated to a lighthouse.
Step by step instructions of how to wash a woolly mammoth.