A card for a SPECIAL MAN
Year 5 had great fun creating cards for a SPECIAL MAN in their lives.
MEXICAN Food tasting experience
Year 5 loved tasting Mexican food and seeing the types of foods that the Ancient Maya and Ancient Aztecs used to eat. A big thank you to Mr Rich’s mum and godfather for cooking all the food and enlightening the children with their knowledge. Both Mr Rich’s...
What did the Maya eat?
https://www.dkfindout.com/uk/history/mayans/what-did-maya-aztecs-and-incas-eat/ http://www.mayankids.com/mmkpeople/foods.htm https://www.nationalgeographic.com/travel/top-10/maya-foods/ https://historyplex.com/everything-you-need-to-know-about-ancient-mayan-food-culture
Rand Farm Residential School Trip
Year 5 had a fanatsic two days at Rand Farm. All the children got hands on and loved working with the farm animals. The children all ate well, enjoying food from the farm. We also all had great fun on the various play equipment. Mr Rich, Mrs Comins and Mr...
To launch our Rainforest topic, Mr Rich brought in various flowers for the children to first create some observational drawings from. Then, the children took inpspiartion from these and images of topical rainforest plants to create larger pastel plants for the new display. The children's compositions are truly...
Life in the Rainforest
https://ypte.org.uk/factsheets/rainforest-animals/introduction http://www.rainforestanimals.net/guide.html https://www.activewild.com/rainforest-animals-list/
D&T: Anglo-Saxon Snake Buckles
Year 5 used mod rock to create Anglo-Saxon inspired snake buckles. They enjoyed getting rather messy with the first stage of shaping the mod rock. Then they take good care with finishing off their snake buckles in paint.
https://play.spellingshed.com/ Dear Parent / Carer, Abbey Gates would like your child to use the Spelling Shed system as part of their school work. The Spelling Shed helps children to practise spelling via a simple game. The game gives four different degrees of support in the form of difficulty...
Invaders and Settlers Creative Homework
This morning, Year 5 set sail with their Viking inspired long ships. Nearly all of them floated and those that did were all able to a carry a load. The children really enjoyed seeing whose ship could carry the most weight and it was really pleasing to see how encouraging and...
Happy Mother’s Day from Year 5
Year 5 would like to wish their mothers and all mums and special women a Happy Mother's Day.