Welcome to Year 5:
St. Monica: Ms Edwards and Ms Ogunwole
St. Augustine: Ms McNicholas and Ms Seweje
Important information and reminders
We hope you're all looking forward to life in St Monica and St. Augustine. You will find everything you need to know about the classes here.
P.E. kits should be brought in on Mondays and taken home to be washed on Fridays. (Blue/black shorts or tracksuit bottoms, white P.E. top and trainers/plimsoles)
St Monica Class Assembly - Wednesday 20th March 2019
St Augustine Class Assembly- Wednesday 3rd April 2019
Homework will be given out every Friday. Please ensure that your child hands their homework book in on a Wednesday so that it can be marked promptly. If your child does not do their homework, they will be asked to attend homework club during Thursday lunchtime.
Our book this half term will be 'The Butterfly Lion' by Michael Morpurgo.
We will read this book every day giving the children the opportunity to improve their fluency and intonation when reading out loud. As a class and independently, the children will work on retrieval skills, explaining and discussing their understanding of the text, drawing inferences and justifying these with evidence and evaluating how authors use language.
This half term our IPC topic is 'Go with the flow: Investigating Rivers
Our Science topic this half term is
use knowledge of solids, liquids and gases to decide how mixtures might be separated, including through filtering, sieving and evaporating
* demonstrate that dissolving, mixing and changes of state are reversible changes