Week 6 in Diamond class

In maths we have been doing division using the bus stop method.

In English we have finished reading ‘Friend or Foe’ by Michael Morpurgo. We also have made a power point all about Michael Morpurgo.

In PE we have been doing gymnastics and races.

In RE we’ve been learning about Moses.

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Week 9 Diamond Class

This week has been a busy week in year 5. We have continued to work hard on our maths skills. Each day we have been working through some start of the day activities which concentrate on our basic skills. In English we have been reading and studying poems written by Charles Causley and Michael…

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SATs practice and bouncy castles in Gold class

Still going with the SAT’s practice.

In Gold class this week we have been working on our Maths and English. This is so we are as ready for SAT’s as we can be.

In English we have been working on our ‘Give Blood’ campaign. We looked at books, posters, websites and TV adverts to see which…

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A fun week including WBD 2020 in Gold class

Full steam ahead in Gold class.

In English this week we have been working on a fictional recount. We looked at Vampire bats and Mosquitos. These 2 creatures drink blood from humans to survive. We wrote a recount of our ‘fictional’ encounter of one of these.

This week’s Maths started with…

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First week back after a wet holiday

What a busy first week back in Gold class.

This week in maths we have been focusing on fractions. We worked on improper fractions; multiplying fractions and equivalent fractions.

In English we have been looking at the body’s circulatory system. Finding out what words like ‘platelets’ and…

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Last week of half term

This week in Gold class in English we have been focusing on poems in different ways such as searching for verbs and finding there definitions in the dictionary (toils: to work hard, slake : to quench).

In maths we have been focusing on written method strategies for a variety of things.


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End of another busy week in Gold Class

Another busy week in Gold Class…

In maths we have been exploring angles and finding ways of working out missing angles (without using a protractor).

Did you know the interior angles of a Nonagon (9 sided shape) equal 1260°

In English we looked at verbs in poems. We learnt that the word…

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Going For Gold

Going For Gold

We have had a very busy half term in Gold Class. So busy in fact that this is the first blog that we have done. We have had lots of fun, hard work and some tears during the past 6 weeks. Today has been an excellent day for all the children in the class. We have been taking part…

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WE November 9th

This week in diamond class we have been very busy as usual. During our maths lessons we have been using a formal written method for subtraction and calculating the perimeter of polygons. In English we have started a new unit of work looking at a non-fiction text about animal migration.


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A busy but fun week in Diamond Class

In English we are reading a book called Friend or foe, this story is about two boys who are evacuated from London to Devon in the World War 2. We wrote our own version of chapter 7, we all did a very good job.

In Maths we are doing time, we also looked at train times and television times. We…

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Where did the summer go? Here we go, week 1.

This week in English we have been learning about poetry and this morning we did a 45 minute nonstop big write .Yesterday we wrote a letter pretending we was a little girl called Lulu.


This week in maths we did place value and we did missing numbers. Also in maths we did work in our little…

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The week ended with lift off


On Monday we had assembly and then we did SPAG. After that we did English and in English we did this new topic called Pitch It and we watched videos of people trying to get money to start a new business. After that it was break time and after break time it was maths, in maths we started…

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