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Year 5

Year 5 (Week Commencing 27th January 2020)




The children have learnt the new model text 'Beowulf Defeats the Monster' They will now be using and applying the Writer's Toolkit to create their own innovations.



In Number lessons our focus will be on formal written methods for division to divide numbers up to 4 digits by a one-digit number.

In Shape lessons the children will be learning about position and translation of shapes.

We will be looking at a range of fluency, reasoning and problem solving tasks too.


This week in IPC ..

The children will be continuing with refining research skills for 'The Great, The Bold and The Brave.'

Parents can help their child by…

*Listening to your child read at least 3 times a week and signing it in their pupil planners.

*Recapping the passport tasks for your child's next passport.

*Encouraging them to continue to develop speed and accuracy in times tables and division facts for up to 12x12.


Home work is due on a Wednesday and will be given out on a Friday. Children can go to homework club if they need help.


Spellings are given out each week for the children to learn.

Please encourage children to log in to their TTRockstars account to complete their challenges.


We look forward to seeing you again on Wednesday 29th January at the Parent's Consultation Meeting.