Elms (Y5)

Miss Tipping

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 a Friday and returned the following Thursday (Maths, Grammar and Reading Comprehension – there is also online homework too, which includes Conquer Maths and Reading Plus).

Spellings are expected to be practised regularly over the week.

P.E. is on a Monday – children are expected to have their kit to participate (P.E. kit will be taken home after use and not left on school premises).

Swimming will commence in January 2020 for Year 5 – children are expected to have their kit to participate (Swimming kit will be taken home after use and not left on school premises).

If your child is having a school lunch please ensure that payment is now done through our online payment service.

Mrs Hope’s Class: Homework 8.3.19

This week's homework is as follows: Comprehension: p30&31 Maths: p42&43 Grammar: p77 Spellings: continue to practise 'tial' and 'cial' rule. Statutory words: harass, hindrance, identity, immediate Article 28: You have the right to a good quality education. You...

World Book Day at Windy Nook

Article 28: You have the right to a good quality education. We have had a fantastic World Book Day at Windy Nook. Thank you for all your efforts in supporting your children getting dressed in a brilliant variety of story book characters. Paul Atkinson, manager at W H...

Mental Health Awareness in Year 5: It’s Good to Talk

Today was the second of our Year 5 well-being sessions with Dave from the First Step Group. This week we focused on mental health and the importance of talking to others about how we feel. The children engaged very well and their awareness of mental health problems...

Mrs Broomhall’s AM class Homework 7.3.19

This week's Homework is as follows. Y5 English- p. 29- Tenses Maths-p.56- Time Y6 English- p. 96- Spelling Maths-p.54-Time Comprehension page 20- News Article This week's spellings are all words that you might use in formal writing. All homework is due in next...

Hockey Tournament

Last night, our school took two teams from Year 5 and 6 to play in the qualifying Gateshead hockey tournament.  Despite the freezing conditions, both teams played extremely well with one team qualifying through to the next round. Good work everyone! Article 29: Your...

Time to remember Mrs Greaves.

The memorial to Mrs Greaves is under construction. Already great progress has been made during the last two days. Once the structure is completed it will then be 'personalised' to make it extra special for Mrs Greaves and to not let us forget what a lovely person and...

The Book Fair is on!

Article 29: You have the right to develop your abilities. As you can see the Book Fair is in full swing. It has been really popular with some great book titles available. It is open Wednesday and Thursday during morning break 10.30 - 10.45 and after school from 3.15 -...

Mrs Hope’s Morning Class: Homework 1.3.19

This week's homework is: Maths: p44&45 Grammar: p5 &12 Comprehension: p25&26 Spelling: continue to practice words ending 'tial' and statutory words: familiar foreign forty frequently government guarantee.

Visit Camp Green Lake!

In Year 5, we have been reading Louis Sachar's novel 'Holes'. Camp Green Lake is the unpleasant prison camp where the hero of the story, Stanley, is sent to dig holes. We imagined that Camp Green Lake was a holiday camp, and created brochures using persuasive language...

Fantastic Friendship in Year 5

This morning, Year 5 took part in the first session of a series of 6 all about health and wellbeing. Today's session focused on the value of friendship, and how positive friendships can support our wellbeing. We thought about the qualities needed to be a good friend,...

Mrs Broomhall’s Am Group Homework 28.2.19

This week's homework is as follows.   Year 6  English- p.84- Spelling Maths- p.70- Line Graphs Comprehension-p.2 Year 5 English-p.84- Spelling Maths- p.62- Time Graphs The spellings this week are all archaic words from our class text "The Highwayman" By Alfred...

Marvelous movie night!

Another successful event by the PTFA tonight! Our Year 5 and 6 pupils watched 'The Diary of a Wimpy Kid' during our movie night and enjoyed a variety of snacks including pop corn. A good time was had by all! Article 31:You have the right to play and rest !...

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