Thank you to all of our children, parents and families who are working with us during this difficult time of COVID 19 and school closure. Our class pages are full of great ideas for you to use at home. Please come and collect packs of paper and pencils to help you with your great work at home. We are open between 9am and 11 am each Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.

Class 5H

Welcome to 5H!


Year 5 is a busy one and we have had a jam-packed timetable since the start of the year. 


Autumn Term Highlights


* Work on the Tudors and the human body.

* Exploring the work of significant author, Michael Morpurgo.

* Celebrating Black History Month through work on Martin Luther King and Olaudah Equiano.

* Ice skating lessons at the Capital One Arena.

* Visits to the local library in Hyson Green.

* Creative dance sessions with Jay Pollitt. 

* Raising money for Children in Need and Macmillan Cancer Support by dressing up / decorating cakes.



Spring Term Highlights


* Exploring and writing traditional tales and instructional texts.

* Performance poetry.

* Investigating rivers, the changing state of water and the water cycle.

* Swimming lessons at the John Carroll Leisure Centre.

* Celebrating our achievements and learning how to be more successful in school through work with visitor Tamba Roy. 

* Raising money for World Book Aid by dressing up as story characters on World Book Day!

* Exploring the Amazon Rainforest

* National Science week, which included visits from staff and students at the University of Nottingham for two ‘BrainLab’ workshops – 

 interactive sessions studying the brain and how it works.

Look at some of our Henry VIII pictures!