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This Week’s Learning

This Week’s Learning – week beginning 15/7/2019


This week in literacy, we will be finishing and editing our poems based on the book ‘Way Home’.


This week in maths, we will be continuing our measure topic. We will be learning to cconvert between different units of metric measure (for example, kilometre and metre; centimetre and metre; centimetre and millimetre; gram and kilogram; litre and millilitre).



Please speak to your child’s spelling teacher if you need a copy of this week’s spellings.

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ABRSM Grade Exams

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Well done to our instrumentalists who took part in their ABRSM grade exams. We had an array of exams, including the flute, violin and recorder. They have worked really hard and deserve a well rested [...]

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The crops are abundant!

By | July 12th, 2019|Categories: Outdoor Learning, Wild things, Year 5 2018-19|0 Comments

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807, 2019

Imaginators Science Workshop

By | July 8th, 2019|Categories: Art, Science, Year 3/4 2018-19, Year 5 2018-19|0 Comments

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507, 2019

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By | July 5th, 2019|Categories: Outdoor Learning, Wild things, Year 5 2018-19|0 Comments

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407, 2019

Southbank- London Curriculum

By | July 4th, 2019|Categories: Music, Year 5 2018-19|0 Comments

Some of Year 5 took part in a pilot programme for the new London Curriculum. The children visited the sites for Rambert, BFI, National Theatre and the Southbank and took part in workshops in each [...]

307, 2019

Way Home Performance

By | July 3rd, 2019|Categories: Language, Oracy & Literacy Blog, Year 5 2018-19|0 Comments

Today lots of the year 5 children performed an excerpt from our literacy text- The Way Home.  The children interpreted their piece in many different ways focusing on intonation, sound effects, drama and music. They [...]