Year 5 News

Week beginning 19th October:

It has been a busy end of term with a School Birthday Celebration enjoyed by all.  See all of the photos on the QE Facebook page:

Week beginning 12th October:

We joined James from the QE kitchens, who showed us how to prepare some traditional Greek dishes, including tzatziki, chicken skewers and traditional Greek salad. It was great to see the children preparing the food, trying new flavours and dishes and helping out with the washing up afterwards.

Week beginning 5th October:

This week Year 5 carried out a series of solubility investigations which they had planned themselves. They needed to plan, carry out, observe and record their findings in order to answer the question they had been posed.

Week beginning 28th September:

With Miss Fassnidge from the QE Art Department, Year 5 have been looking at Fundamental British Values through the art of Grayson Perry. They have been designing teapots which reflect some of the values and ideas that they see in British society.


Week beginning 21st September:

Year 5 are working on their pencil technique in art at the moment. This week they have used this techniques to sketch a picture of a shell.

Week beginning 14th September:

Year 5 have been thinking about what makes us all unique and how our actions affect others as part of the ‘Here We Are’ whole school project. Their art reflected that this week. They chose an action that represented themselves and made coloured shadows.