Elms (Y5)

Miss Smith

Welcome to Elms

We are the Elms and always have fun and work hard in Year 5. Our teacher is Miss Smith who is accompanied by Mrs Bulch, Mrs Pattison and Mrs Johnson.

Resources:

https://www.purplemash.com/sch/windy-ne10

https://play.spellingshed.com/#/login

https://ttrockstars.com/login

https://www.conquermaths.com/login/

https://spellingframe.co.uk/

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 Tuesday – children are expected to come to school in their kit (white t-shirt, black short/joggers, school jumper/cardigan and trainers).

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

Hello Summer Happiness

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Water Safety Day

Water Safety Day

Please click on the link below for further information or should you require a paper version then please just ask at reception: water safety day

Gateshead School Sports Awards

Gateshead School Sports Awards

Last week, some of our children were lucky enough to attend the Gateshead School Sports Awards at The Fed. We had 2 individual award winners- Riley for Young Primary Achiever of the year and Emilia McDonald who was highly commended for Primary Young Sport Leader. Our...

Science at Heworth Grange with Year 5

Science at Heworth Grange with Year 5

Year 5 had an exciting visit to Heworth Grange to take part in a Science workshop with some of the teachers at the school. They learnt about acids and alkalis before investigating different substances using universal indicator. The children learnt all about how to...

Year 5 Visit Safetyworks!

Year 5 Visit Safetyworks!

As part of our PSHE curriculum, Year 5 had an exciting visit to Safetyworks! today. Each group visited a different interactive area of the centre to learn about staying safe inside and outside of the home. During road safety, children learnt how to cross a road...

Art Bytes Winners!

Art Bytes Winners!

The Art Bytes winners were finally announced and a massive congratulations to Georgia (1st Place), Jackie (2nd) and Freya (3rd) place. Well done to all the contestants who were entered into the competition. The judges and I were very impressed with the standard of art...

Athletics Festival

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we had an amazing day at Gateshead schools partnership athletics festival at Gateshead stadium. Lots of semi finalists and finalists, a silver medal and lots of smiles! well done everyone.   Article 24: You have the right to the best quality healthcare. Article 29:...

Year 5 trip to Beamish!

Year 5 trip to Beamish!

Yesterday, all of year 5 went along to Beamish to present their cranes for the 'Crank it Up' challenge. The children had to explain how they made their crane and test it with a panel of engineering judges. They also had the opportunity to take part in a rocket...

Windy Winners!

Windy Winners!

A huge well do to all of our winners this week. Top Sportsperson and our monthly value: Top Friendship. Windy Winners 27.6.24  Class  Value - Friendship  Top Sportsperson  Dragonflies  Haroon  Thomas  Ladybirds  Millie  Layla  Robins  Liliana   Louie Owls  Enya George...

Olympics Day!

Olympics Day!

On Wednesday, we held an Olympics Day to celebrate the upcoming summer games. As part of this, children all came dressed in the colours of an Olympic country and made flags and banners in class for our final parade. They also took part in a number of physical...

Year 5 Homework 20.6.24

Year 5 Homework 20.6.24

Year 5 homework this week will be in CGP books. Maths- Translations- p.76 and p.77 English- Commas after a fronted adverbial p.46 and p.47. Homework is due in on a Thursday. If there are any issues with homework or the pages, please make sure your child sees their...

Sports Day 2024!

Sports Day 2024!

On Monday, we were lucky enough to have our sports day. 3 representatives from the GSSP came into set up and run the day with a range of exciting activities. In the morning, KS1 began to earn points for their house teams with the Rubies gaining the most in the morning...