Oaks (Y5/6)

Mrs Broomhall

Welcome to Oaks

Hello. We are the Oaks. In our class we believe in working our hardest to reach our full potential and to thrive at school. We also have a lot of fun along the way too!

Our teacher is Mrs Bromhall







Important information:

  • Homework will be given out on a Friday and returned the following Thursday (Maths, Grammar and Reading Comprehension)
  • Spellings are expected to be practised regularly over the week.
  • P.E. is on a Thursday for the whole class  and also on a Friday for Year 5 Children– 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 is on a Friday morning for Y6 Children –  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 brought in at the beginning of the week.



Mr Hawdon’s morning class homework

This week our homework is as follows (1.3.19). Comprehension-Y6 Only- Pig Heart Boy pages 4 and 5 Maths- perimeter and area or triangles and parallelograms pages 50 and 51 English – homophones – pages 96 and 97 Reading Plus – two texts Conquer Maths Article 28: You...

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 !...

Anyone for Tennis!

The beginning of Spring 2 Term sees UKS2 learning tennis skills. The weather was excellent and all we needed were strawberries and cream! Here are a few pics of them in action. Article 29: Your education should help you use and develop your talents and abilities. It...

Introducing our Mini Health Champions!

Four of our Year 5 children have recently completed some training at Gateshead Leisure Centre and are now 'Mini Health Champions'. Part of their role is to teach and participate in playground games with Key Stage 1 during lunch times, mediate with friendship issues...

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...

Waiter, Waiter there’s a fly in my soup!

This week we have been looking at formal language in English. We do like a bit of role-play in the Beeches so we decided to set up some restaurant scenarios. As ever their drama skills were fantastic. Article 28: You have the right to a good quality education. You...

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