Year 5 2018-19

/Year 5 2018-19
5 04, 2019

Movement workshop at the Tate Modern

By | April 5th, 2019|Year 5 2018-19|

On Tuesday 2nd April, Heathbrook were invited to attend a workshop at the Tate Modern, run by the CLC. The theme was ‘Making Moves’ and the children had the opportunity to explore the relationship between natural and manufactured movement. The children had to investigate their own powers of movement as well as the power of […]

5 04, 2019

St Rule Street flower bed design.

By | April 5th, 2019|Outdoor Learning, Year 5 2018-19|


Today, representatives from J C Decaux returned to judge the Year 5 designs.  They were joined by a former parent.  All three were very impressed with the thought and understanding which the children included in their designs, such as plants which attract pollinators, colour and height.  A winning design was chosen which is to incorporate […]

4 04, 2019

Groovy Greeks

By | April 4th, 2019|Be the Best you can Be! 2014-15, Miscellaneous, Year 5 2018-19|

Year 5 enthralled us today with their enthusiasm and flair as they guided us back in time to Ancient Greece.

We meet the goddesses and gods who lived on […]

3 04, 2019

Olympic Torch

By | April 3rd, 2019|Year 5 2018-19|


In preparation for our assembly on Ancient Greece, our music teacher came to visit us with her own Olympic Torch.  Yes!!  She carried the torch on the route to the London Olympics 2012 opening ceremony.  This was […]

3 04, 2019

Fractions in Action!

By | April 3rd, 2019|Mathematics, Year 5 2018-19|


Year 5 have been applying their understanding of fractions this week through maths games and puzzles.


29 03, 2019

Industrious days

By | March 29th, 2019|Outdoor Learning, Wild things, Year 5 2018-19|

The sun shone on the Wild Things today and they thrived with energy and activity.

Water for the thirsty plants.

Preparing the wood for the fire.

Sorting out the digging area […]

26 03, 2019

Scratch 3 at CLC

By | March 26th, 2019|Year 5 2018-19|

Today year 5 were solving problems  to make programming more effective. They used various blocks and combined them and the variables to make Scratch count forwards, backwards and even help them with their times tables!  They learned all the skills to write a programme which will help […]

22 03, 2019

Moving homes

By | March 22nd, 2019|Miscellaneous, Outdoor Learning, Wild things, Year 5 2018-19|

Today the Wild Things dug, pulled and heaved to remove the weeds and make way for the rehoming of some plants from the nursery.



21 03, 2019

Planting Competition on the Main Road

By | March 21st, 2019|Outdoor Learning, Year 5 2018-19|

Representatives from JC Decaux launched an amazing competition with pupils today. JC Decaux own the corner bed in front of their billboard on the main road (Wandsworth Road) by our school. Andy and Tom have challenged the children to landscape garden the flower bed using their problem-solving and outdoor learning skills!

The ex-Heathbrook parent who had […]

20 03, 2019

Lambeth Sounds Music Festival 2019

By | March 20th, 2019|Music, Year 5 2018-19|

The choir performed at the opening concert for the Lambeth Sounds Music Festival on Monday 18th March @ the Queen Elizabeth Hall.

They were among 6 other schools that took to the stage to perform their pieces. We performed, Havana by Camilla Cabello, Freedom by Pharrell Williams and Free, written by Savi Bale.

The children performed with […]