Story Wood School Sowing the seeds of success

Year 5

Welcome to Year 5!


The Year 5 Team

Class Teacher - Miss Lees

Teaching Assistants – Mrs Eyre


Dates for your Diary

12th and 13th December- Y5 Christmas production

26.02.18 KS2 trip to Symphony Hall to watch 'Music for Youth Primary Prom'.

01.03.18 World Book Day - an exciting day for the children!

09.03.18 Mother's Day Activities (9.00-10.30am / 1.30-3.00pm). Come along for fun!

12.03.18 STEM Week - Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths activities in school for the children


Please pay your £10 Trips and Treats money for this term at the School Office if you have not already done so.



Our IPC topic for the Summer term will be 'Mexicans and the Mayans'.

We will be identifying similarities and differences between Mexico and the UK.

We will be looking at the human and physical Geography of Mexico, identifying reasons why people move to Mexico, as well as composing our own music for a Mayan ritual.


Class information

PE - Our PE days are Friday and every other Thursday, but please have your PE kit in school every day in case we have an extra chance to do PE.


Home Reading –Children should read for 40 minutes a week for homework. Please read at home with your child as often as possible and make a note in their planner.


Home Learning – Home-learning is always linked to the learning we have done that week. It is given out every Wednesday. It must be returned by the following Monday so that it can be marked.


Uniform Please make sure your child’s uniform, PE kit and coat is clearly labelled. Jewellery is not allowed in school except for simple stud earrings

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