Middle Street Primary School

Autumn

 

Welcome to year five. 

The teachers in year five are Dominic Smart and Laura Burrows. Laura teaches Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday morning. Dominic teaches Wednesday afternoon, Thursday and Friday.

Year five will have PE on a Monday and Thursday afternoon. This term Monday will be gymnastics and Thursday will be tag-rugby. 

Spelling homework will be given out every Friday and is due back in the following Thursday. Children will be given five of their spelling words each week. You can find the list of words on this page. 

Every Friday children will have a timetables superhero challenge, these can be practised at home over the week. A good site for times table is hit the button. https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/hit-the-button 

Year five go to lunch at 12:35 so it is a good idea for all children to have a healthy morning snack. 

Year five librarians are Luqman, Alfie and Erin. 

Year five school counselors are Kaya Star and Felix. 

Year five will also have some digital leaders. These positions are applied for by the children using a word document. The document should showcase the child's digital skills. They can be printed out or emailed to: lauraburrows@middlestreet.brighton-hove.sch.uk 

On Tuesday year five went on an exciting trip to explore the wilderness. They took part in a variety of different activities e.g. friendship bracelet making, den constructing, walking, toasting and eating marshmallows, bug hunting and fire lighting. Here are some pictures: