Year 5

Welcome to Year 5!

You will find the Year 5 classes located in the Pavilions at the top of the school field. We consist of three classes; Hawking, Dyson and Armstrong. The Year 5 team of teachers are Mrs Dey, Miss Talbot, Miss Miller, Mrs Smith, Mrs Reed, Mrs Steer, Mrs Long, Mrs Brett, Mrs Chambers and Miss Lee.


Mrs Dey can be contacted on:


Miss Talbot can be contacted on:


Mrs Smith can be contacted on:


Miss Miller can be contacted on:


The Upper Key Stage 2 Phase Leader is Miss Wilce. She can be contacted on



During the course of the year we have some very exciting topics, including Stone Age to Iron Age, Almighty Egyptians and Africa! Alongside all the wonderful learning, you will have many exciting events to look forward to, such as the Stone Age Forest Schools Day, Bushcraft Residential and an Ancient Egyptian Day! What a lot of educational fun!


Class Timetables

Hawking Class Timetable:

Dyson Class Timetable:

Armstrong Class Timetable:

Parent Consultation Information

Year 5 Recommended Reading List
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Meet the Teacher

Mathematical Vocabulary

Ways to Practise Spellings

Bushcraft Residential

Year 5 Parent Information Session

Secondary transfer


Homework will be set every Friday and due in the following Wednesday.

The children will be receiving maths homework in the form of games and investigations from Term 2 onwards.

The children will develop fluency with numbers through developing their number sense and working with numbers in different ways, NOT by memorising rote facts. They will also be receiving English homework in the form of, spelling, punctuation and grammar tasks. Additionally, each child will be given a reading challenge.


Please make sure P.E. kits are in school everyday as P.E. lessons will be timetabled although sometimes these will have to change due to weather.

Long hair needs to be tied back and earrings should not be worn.

Curriculum Overview

Provision Map 2017-18

Below is the Year 5 continuous provision map.

In grey are the interventions for Terms 1 and 2. In white are the interventions for Terms 3 and 4.

Important Dates

Tuesday 5th February 2019 - Safer Internet Day

Wednesday 6th February 2019 - Parent Consultations

Tuesday 12th February 2019 9.00am - 9.15am - Armstrong Class Assembly

Wednesday 13th February 2019 - Parent Consultations

Monday 25th March 2019 - Class Photos

Tuesday 26th March 2019 - Class Photos

Tuesday 26th March 2019 9.00am - 9.15am - Dyson Class Assembly

Thursday 9th May 2019 - Bush Craft Residential

Friday 10th May 2019 - Bush Craft Residential

Thursday 27th June 2019 - Sports Day

Thursday 4th July 2019 - Transition Day