Welcome to Year 5!
Hello and welcome to 5H's class page. On this page you will find useful information regarding topics we are covering, homework, timetables and any other important information.
In year 5 we are luck enough to have the following staff:
5H: Mrs Haake and the fabulous Mrs Duffy
5S: Miss Sturdy and the brilliant Mrs Lang
For day-to-day information about what is going on in class, please follow us on Twitter:
Mrs Haake - @MrsHaake5
Mrs Duffy - @PDuffyuk
Swimming lessons take place on a Monday morning, the children must bring with them:
Boys: Swimming shorts, a towel and a swimming cap.
Girls: Swimming costume, a towel and a swimming cap.
During the Autumn term we are lucky enough to be participating in Basket Ball lessons with Mersey Mavericks. Our P.E lessons are on a Monday afternoon and children must wear black shorts/jogging bottoms, a white t-shirt and black pumps.
Daily homework: Reading. It is so important for your child to read a few pages each night as this has a huge effect on their confidence and progress in all other areas. Where possible, please ensure that your child's reading record is signed on a daily basis as they will be rewarded with dojos for this !
Weekly homework: Spellings - On a Tuesday, the children will be given between 10-12 words ranging from the year 5/6 expected words list and words to assist the learning of general spelling rules, they will be tested on these the following Tuesday.
X Tables - It is vital that the children know their times tables, as these impact on everything we do within lessons involving maths. Please ensure that your child practices their times tables regularly, as they will be tested on these every Friday.
Project based homework: The children will be given homework based on our topic, this homework will range between a written or art-based project.
Dates for your Diary:
Thank you for visiting our class page, if there is anything that you would like assistance with or would like to discuss further, please do not hesitate to contact us.
Mrs Haake and Mrs Duffy