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May 2018 Update

Topic – we have been learning about the uses of oil as an energy source and raw material for products as well as considering renewable energy sources. For the entry point to our topic, we created an oil slick and observed its movement and the potential impact of the environment.

PE – In PE we have been working with Carlisle United on Dance and Athletics as well as practising our gymnastic skills in our indoor skills lesson.


Science – As part of our topic on habitats and life cycles, we visitied Broomhills Farm to find out about how the farm looks after its animal inhabitants and protects habitats to ensure species survive.


Maths – we have been learning about measurement, shape and time including taking part in active maths lessons to combine PE and maths skills.


English – We have enjoyed learning about myths and legends including innovating the story of Arthur and the Sword in the Stone.

Year 5 Newsletter (September 2017)