Year 5 2017 - 2018

Mrs Waddington

Mrs Brown

Mrs Middleton        Mrs Smith       Mrs Jones       Mrs Wiggett     Mrs Sant


Welcome to Year 5

This  term our topic is 'The Romans in Britain'. We will be learning about the Roman Empire and how it all started.  The beginning of our topic looks at how the Romans lived and much of our English work will be based on the adventure/mystery story 'The Thieves of Ostia' by Caroline Lawrence.




Here is a brief outline of what we will be learning about this year:

History - The Romans and Vikings

Geography - Mountains 

Science  - Sound, Circuits, Living Things, Materials

Art/DT - Roman Headwear, Cams, Food

Music with Mrs Sant - Composition, History of Music

Computing - (Monday) with Mrs Wiggett starting with esafety.  Word processing, data handling and spreadsheets, digital research.  Programming will be in the Summer term with class teachers.

French - with Mrs Brown (Class 5a Autumn term 1, Class 5 Autumn 2)

PSHCE - with Mrs Waddington looking at Philosophy for Children (P4C  Class 5 Autumn 1, Class 5a Autumn 2)

RE - Hinduism, Islam & Christianity



We want to celebrate your achievements outside school by sharing them with everyone on a whole school display in the corridor by the library.  When you win something or achieve in an event/sport/hobby, bring in a photocopy of your certificate or a photograph of yourself participating in the event or of the trophy/medal you have won.  Please make sure you put your name on your contribution and a bit of information about your achievement.  Please don’t send in trophies/medals or original certificates because we don’t want to risk losing them!

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Year 5: Gallery items

Forest Schools Well-being week, by Mrs Waddington

Year 5: Calendar items

PTA Christmas Fair, by Mrs Scott

Christmas Dinner, by Mrs Scott

Christmas parties, by Mrs Scott

Contact the School

Holmes Chapel Primary School

Middlewich Road
Holmes Chapel

Tel: 01477 533336
Fax: 01477 544556