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Welcome to Class Five’s blog page.  We will keep you updated with the fun and exciting things we get up to everyday via our Twitter feed and blog.  We would really appreciate you commenting on our posts and letting us know what you think.

Mr Dean and Miss Hankinson

Class 5 news...

Celtic art

Fabulous art work from Year 5 as they used clay to design Celtic torcs. Here are some super examples!



Zoolab in Year 5

Year 5 enjoyed learning about classification with a visit from Zoolab!


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Henry’s Freedom Box

The class thoroughly enjoyed their English text ‘Henry’s Freedom Box’, resulting in some fine examples of writing.


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Model making in DT

Year 5 started making some wonderful models using gears and pulleys as part of their DT topic. The challenge was to design a fairground ride!

Great work class 5!


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Henry’s Freedom Box: planning our writing

Year 5 have started planning a diary entry from the perspective of Henry, using the fantastic vocabulary they have collected over the last couple of weeks. Excellent work indeed, as these example prove!



Shy Lowen Horse Sanctuary

Photographs from our list to Shy Lowen earlier today.

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More from Henry’s Freedom Box

Year 5 continue to produce excellent examples of vocabulary as they continue with their text ‘Henry’s Freedom Box’.

Are you able to read as a reader? What do these words and phrases suggest to you? How do they make you feel?

The class were amazed the story is based on a true account of a runaway slave!



Henry’s Freedom Box

Year 5 have started work on their new English text, ‘Henry’s Freedom Box’.

The class have made predictions about the book, while also exploring vocabulary and phrases. Look at some our wonderful work so far! We would love to read your comments…



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TTRockstars and Spelling Shed

Hope everyone is having a great break and looking forward to some New Years Eve celebrations. How are you all getting on on TT Rockstars and Spelling Shed? I am just about to try and beat my score on TT Rockstars but I don’t think I will be getting anywhere near your scores!

Miss K



Year 5 have enjoyed a weaving session in Art – after some practice earlier in the week, the class used wool to weave and the results were fantastic! Excellent work everybody!


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