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.

Playing detective!

Today the Year 5 and Year 6 children worked in groups to discuss the key events in the poem The Highwayman. They sequenced the events and then debated whether each character contributed to the tragedy or was innocent. Article 12: you have the right to an opinion and...

Medical Maters in Y5 and Y6

Article 24: You have the right to the best health care possible, safe water to drink, nutritious food, a clean and safe environment, and information to help you stay well. As part of our topic on keeping healthy, Upper Key Stage 2 welcomed 2 Gps to school to talk to...

Year 5/6 Basketball

On Friday, the Year 5/6 basketball team competed in the annual Thomas Hepburn cluster tournament.  The team showed great togetherness and a competitive spirit throughout.  Well done Team Nook. Article 29: Your education should help you use and develop your talents and...

Mrs Hope’s Class – Homework 8.2.19

Homework for this week is as follows: Grammar: 34&35 Maths: 56&57 Comprehension: 10 &11 Spellings - revision of the rules covered this half term: 'cious' and 'tious' as well as the exception words given so far this half term. The four new words for this...

Mrs Broomhall’s A.M Group Homework 7.2.19

This week's homework is as follows; Y5 Maths p. 36-37- Dividing by 10,100 and 1000 English p 67- Headings and subheadings. Y6 Maths p. 25- Written division English p 67- Headings and subheadings. This week's spellings all have the hard ch sound in as in the word echo....

Bookworms Unite!

There's so much to do at Windy Nook during lunchtimes! Children are flocking along to the library to choose another new book for the week. Everyone is welcome! The only problem is deciding which one to choose! Article 17: You have the right to get information that is...

Awesome Area in Elms

This morning in Elms, we have been finding the area of irregular shapes. We looked at strategies to help us to be accurate in doing so, then went and gathered leaves outside before applying our strategies to find the approximate area of our leaves. Article 28: You...

Let It Snow!

During Golden Time, Windy Nook's children wrapped up and ventured out to have fun in the snow. Snowmen, snowball fights, snow angels - the Nookers did the lot! It was the perfect way to end another week of hard work from our children. However you plan to enjoy the...

Scientific Model Making in Y5/Y6

Article 24: You have the right to the best health care possible, safe water to drink, nutritious food, a clean and safe environment, and information to help you stay well. In Upper Key Stage 2 we have been learning all about the different organs in our circulatory...

Mrs Hope’s Morning Class: Homework 25.1.19

This week's homework is as follows: Grammar: p24 and 25 Maths: p40 and 41 Spellings: this week's spelling pattern is words ending in 'tious' e.g. cautious. Our exception words are: exaggerate, excellent, existence and explanation. Article 28: You have the right to a...

A Yummy Christmas!

During the Autumn 2 term the children in UKS2 were learning about biscuits. Where do biscuits come from? How are they made? What are our favourite types? These were just some of the many questions that we investigated. Many skills were used including, Englsh, Maths,...

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