Welcome to Year 5/6

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Welcome back Year 5/6 children and parents.

Please log on to Purple Mash for all the exciting learning opportunities we have planned for you this week. 



Mrs Forster, Mrs Ross, Mrs Hamilton & Mrs Cook


Thank you to the parents who are supporting their children's learning at home. 

Remember to get some fresh air and take some time to do some Mindfulness breathing. 




Weekly Updates

  Term 5 Week 2  

You have made so much progress this year, let's keep it up!

Please log on to Purple Mash for your learning this week. Please comment or tick to let us know that you have completed each task.

If you have any questions, just ask and we will answer them. 


 Maths:We will be learning how to read, interpret and complete line graphs. We will answer questions about the information. Please complete 'Daily practice' and answers will be posted the following day. You can add comments and we will post the answers. Please encourage your child to use TT Rockstars and Doodle Maths daily at home to support their maths learning. 

English: We will be writing a poem inspired by our wishes. We are looking for rich and ambitious vocabulary with extended sentences full of detail. A good writer reads over what they have written. Our SPaG focus is on using dashes and there will be a daily word class activity for you to complete.  Our reading vipers will be a daily text with a range of questions. Our spelling focus is hyphenated words. Please encourage your child to read daily as this will help with their progress. Please remind your child to note down their reading in their reading records.

Topic: We will be .......


Health & Wellbeing: ........




Reading: Please read with your child daily. Reading books will be changed weekly. Please remember to sign your child's reading record. 

Spellings: Please practise the weekly spellings using the bingo grid ideas.  You can find helpful resources for spellings  on our English subject page.

Maths: An arithmetic paper will be sent home weekly. All children have access to Maths games using Doodlemaths and TT Rockstars supports rapid recall of multiplication and division number facts.