Year 5 Blog

Year 5 Newsletter – September 2017


Maths Showcase

Thank you to all those that attended the Maths Showcase yesterday, here are some photos of the event. Some of you requested pictures of the schools KS1 multiplication method, it is attached below in a PDF. Year 1 and 2 – Multiplication methods


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Maths in Key Stage 2


Safer Internet Day

Safer Internet Day (SID) is organised by ‘Insafe’ in February of each year to promote safer and more responsible use of online technology and mobile phones among children and young people across the world. This year, Safer Internet Day will be on Tuesday 9 February 2016, with a theme of ‘Play your part for a better internet!’ As this falls during our half term holiday, we
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Daily Mile – BBC Radio Sheffield

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p03bd2d6


Jodrell Bank Trip Date Confirmation

I would just like to confirm that the trip to Jodrell Bank Observatory is on the 8th of October which is THURSDAY, not Friday as I put on the letter.  Sorry about the mistake.  Hope it hasn’t caused too much confusion! Please note that we are leaving school early in order to maximise our time at the Observatory.  The journey will take about an hour
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Recycled clothes fashion show

Here are some pictures from our recycled clothes show on Open Evening.  The children looked great in their costumes and Mr Bradley was wearing his coolest recycled tennis clothes too!  If any parents have any pictures of their children that we could use around school to encourage us all to make better use of resources, please send them to me at helen-waterman@westways.sheffield.sch.uk Thank you!
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‘Here Comes Summer’ Singing Festival 07/07/15

On Tuesday morning, Y4, 5 & 6 members of the KS2 choir went down to Sheffield Cathedral, and took part in the ‘Here Comes Summer’ singing festival, alongside three other primary schools. They performed eight songs, which all (despite the less than summery weather on the day!) had a Summer theme, including ‘The Wasp Song’, ‘Summertime’, and ‘The Amazing Rock Pool Show’. The choir’s hard work
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KES activity day

The Y5s had an action-packed day at KES on Wednesday!  We started off with a taster science lesson that covered Biology, Physics and Chemistry in a proper science lab.  It was very hands on with lots of mini activities, including chromatography, acid and alkali testing, looking at and making microscope slides and using newtonmeters to test forces.  It was really interesting and fun.  Then
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