Author Archives: Miss Lord

Safer Internet Day

Safer Internet Day 2018 was on the 6th February, so today in our computing slot we discussed what it meant to be safe and kind online. The children had lots to say about who they played games with or chatted … Continue reading

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Art in 5L

We’ve been doing loads of art in Year 5 recently! Last week, we were really lucky to have a visitor in school who helped us contribute to a whole-school art project, which is now up for display right outside our … Continue reading

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Maths areas and working walls

This week, Mrs Day and Miss Lowe have set up a lovely new maths area in the 5L classroom. You can see that they have put lots of time and effort in to make it look amazing! As well as … Continue reading

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Visitors

Over the past two weeks we have been very lucky to welcome two visitors into our school on two separate occasions. The first was a representative from A-Life who came to teach us how to keep our bodies healthy. During … Continue reading

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Topic

Since we got back to school from our lovely Christmas break, we have started a new history topic – The Maya Civilisation. Most of us had never even heard of this time period, this group of people and their culture. … Continue reading

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Spelling

Spelling can be a really tricky area for some of us. That’s why we have been doing lots of extra spelling work recently to improve your skills. You should be learning new words and spellings in class, as well as … Continue reading

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P.E.

During the Spring term, year 5 are going to be looking at ‘invasion games’ in their P.E. sessions. This will include Miss Lord’s favourite – hockey! What do you already know about hockey? How can we make sure we stay … Continue reading

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D.T.

This week we have been catching up on our D.T. topic – How could I improve a Viking longboat? We decided to use our knowledge of forces to create streamlined boats, and our previous learning on circuits to create a … Continue reading

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Maths

In Miss Lord’s maths class we have been looking at division and how to divide larger numbers by using short division (also known as the bus stop method)! Last week, I did a piece of work and asked the children … Continue reading

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R.E.

This term we have been looking at justice and what makes something fair. We have discussed some very serious issues such as prejudice and discrimination, and looked closely at racism and the effect this can have on people and communities. Some … Continue reading

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