St Edward's CofE Primary School

St Edward's CofE Primary School

Interactive bar

Google Services

Search
Language

Y5

Welcome to Year 5!

Spring 2020 

 

This year our team is...

Mr Western (class teacher)

Mrs Chapman (Teaching Assistant)

Mrs Stephenson ( Teaching Assistant)

 

 

 

This half term we are working on: -

Light and Electricity 

 

This half term we have a Science focus. 

We will be focussing on: 

Light

  • Recognising that light appears to travel in straight lines.
  • Using the idea that light travels in straight lines to explain that objects are seen because they give out or reflect light into the eye.
  • Explaining that we see things because light travels from light sources to our eyes or from light sources to objects and then to our eyes.
  • Using the idea that light travels in straight lines to explain why shadows have the same shape as the objects that cast them.

 

Electricity

  • Associating the brightness of a lamp or the volume of a buzzer with the number and voltage of cells used in the circuit.
  • Comparing and giving reasons for variations in how components function, including the brightness of bulbs, the loudness of buzzers and the on/off position of switches.
  • Using recognised symbols when representing a simple circuit in a diagram.

 

You can get in touch with us in the usual ways such as phoning the school office, sending a Dojo or  popping in before and after school.

 

Many thanks

 Mr Western

 

  

Key dates for your diary:  

 

6th Jan - 14th Feb ~ Term 3

25th Jan Year 5 class assembly

17th - 21st Feb  ~ Spring Break

24th Feb - 27th March  ~ Term 4

25th March ~ Easter Service

Friday 27th March  ~ End of term

Home Learning 11th May

Home Learning 29th June

School Motto

'One family - sharing, caring, learning together'

Mission Statement

Our school's Christian values are the branches of Kindness, Respect and Courage spreading from the main trunk of Love.

Get in touch

Contact Us

Awards

 
Top