Year 5 (Hawthorn, Lime and Cypress)

Welcome to the Year 5 page

A very warm welcome to the Year 5 page. On this page, you will find all the information you need for your Year 5 child, homework and useful resources. 

If you have any questions, please contact the school office or talk to your child's class teacher.

   Laura Maxwell               Nina 2             Fern Clark

Mrs Maxwell (Cypress)     Mrs Veats (Hawthorn)         Miss Clark (Lime)  

Thank you for your support,
Mrs Maxwell, Mrs Veats and Miss Clark

Curriculum Overview

Please click on the image below for an overview of the subjects we teach throughout Year 5. 

Year 5

Click on the image below to see the Year 5 weekly timetable.

Timetable image

Maths Meetings (KIRFs)

This half term, we will be revising our times tables. Please click on the image below to revise timestables with your child.


Year 5 Reading Spine

We have carefully selected these books which we will read with Year 5 over the course of the year. The books link with our History and Geography topics, exposing children to fantastic writing and represent the many cultures in our community. Click on the image below to explore the Year 5 book spine. 




Weekly Homework

In Year 5, we are passionate about reading and expect children to read at home every night. Each time they read, their reading diary needs to be signed and dated. Now that the children are in Year 5, we expect the children to be writing in their reading diary themselves on some occasions. 

Each Friday, we hand out one homework activity which relates to the learning we have covered that week in class. This homework is due in by the following Friday. Children who return their homework on time will recieve a reward!


Spelling mat


Project Homework

This half term, Year 5's have been asked to bring in a project based on their history learning. Click on the image below for more details:



Throughout the year we will focus on different maths facts. Once they become automatic for children it will allow them to quickly recall the facts when completing more complex maths equations.

We are currently focusing on all timestables, fractions, decimals and percentages. Click on the image below to download a timestable grid. 





Knowledge Organisers

Year 5 Knowledge Organisers

Our knowledge organisers give a detailed summary of what your child is learning in history, geography and science. They are a very useful tool to help you ask your child about what they have learnt in school.

Click on the links below to access copies of the knowledge organisers for History  (Rosa Parks and the Civil Rights Movement) and science (Forces)




                                                               Science pic

Useful Resources

These resources will help to support your child's learning. Please click on the pictures to access the websites. 


Oxford owl help your child





Times Tables

TT rock




Pe image website


Dates for Your Diary

Please see below important dates for the year. 

Important Dates 

Easter Challenge - Friday the 15th March 2024

Residential - Monday 25th - Wednesday 27th March 2024

Legoland - Friday 26th April 2024

PSHE meeting - TBC


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