Elms (Y5)

Mrs Hope

Welcome to Elms

We are the Elms and are looking forward to working hard in Year 5 our teacher is Mrs.Hope







Important Information:

Homework will be given out on Friday and will be due in on Wednesdays. Homework will comprise English, Maths and Spelling. Spellings will be tested weekly on Fridays.

Reading should take place at home every night, and diaries should be completed and brought into school on a daily basis.

P.E. is on Fridays each week. Please ensure your child has in school a full P.E. kit, including trainers. P.E. kits will be taken home after use.

Please ensure all school lunch money is paid weekly on a Monday morning.

Whole School Christmas Sing Along

The whole school had a great time in the hall this morning at our Christmas Sing Along. There was lots of singing and dancing to Christmas songs and lots of fun was had by everyone. Merry Christmas...

Biscuit Baking

Throughout this half term we have been gathering research, tasting and designing biscuits and to conclude to conclude the Upper Key Stage 2 topic, A Yummy Christmas, the children made over 100 shortbread biscuits this morning. I hope they enjoy eating them as much as...

Runners up at Year 5/6 Netball Tournament

Tonight a team of Year 5/6 children competed at the Thomas Hepburn Netball Tournament. They played two matches and then got to the finals against Carr Hill. It was a very close match but Carr Hill scored against Windy Nook. Everyone played really well and we were...

Indoor Athletics Final

This afternoon, 16 boys and girls competed in the Gateshead final across a range of disciplines for indoor athletics.  Windy Nook competed extremely well in both individual and team efforts.  Everyone showed determination, enthusiasm and encouragement in each...

Biscuit Research

This week, as part of their topic work, the Elms have been carrying out market research in Upper Key Stage 2 about what types of biscuits people enjoy.  We used ICT software to type up the results in various tables.  The results showed that the majority of people...

Christmas with the Elms

Last week we had an excellent turnout by relatives of the Elms to come along and get stuck in with our Christmas crafts.  With the festive music in the background to get us into the spirit the class produced some stunning crafts to sell.  A particular favourite  was...

Don’t Bully, Be A Buddy

As part of our Anti-Bullying Week, Elms have been designing leaflets to highlight the importance of playing fairly and including everyone during playtime...

Year 5 Athletics Gold

What a great team effort from our representatives this morning!  Children from across year 5 took part in a Thomas Hepburn cluster competition across various track and field disciplines. The work rate and encouragement given throughout the morning to the team was...

Elms et les animaux!

Elms have been learning about French vocabulary relating to pets. We have learnt how to name pets, describe their appearance and personality. Please ask us to give you some examples so that we can practise our French conversational...

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