Year 5

Welcome to Year 5
Here are some of the exciting things we will be learning about in the new year.
I can't give you too many clues about our writing focus but there will be a large packing crate in the classroom.
Your inner rock stars will be let out with the Multiplication Rock Star Challenge. 
How do we know what the Anglo Saxons were doing in Britain? 
History investigations and recreations to help us understand what Britain was like after the Roman rule ended.
In R.E will will be looking at the life and work of inspirational people.
We will creating mosaics, influenced by the architecture of Gaudi.
Well done to everyone in Year 5 for qualifying as Play Leaders. 
I am sure all the children at Holy Cross are going to really enjoy joining in and playing the games you are going to show them.
We had a fabulous time learning to dance the Lindy Hop on Tuesday. Can't wait till next week ! 
Thank you Mr Fennelly for a fabulous day of art. Take a look at some of our amazing portraits of the Queen.
We are enjoying reading Cosmic by Frank Cottrell Boyce in class.
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If you can not see the images below, please click on the link to find lists of both the year 3/4 and year 5/6 spellings.
Don't forget, you should be aiming to read, at home, at least one book per week. When you have finished completed a book review and then choose another book.