Welcome to Year Five 


Welcome back to another Term in Year 5 and a Happy New Year. We hope you had a great Christmas. We have another fun packed few weeks ahead with more challenging and engaging topics planned. This term we will be studying Ancient Egypt. We will be visiting Manchester Museum to meet a mummy called ‘Asru’ we will be studying Asru and her life in further detail in the coming weeks.

You can find lots of maths games to use at website www.activelearnprimary.co.uk .  Just simply enter your login details to access the resources.  You can also access reading and grammar resources from the same site.  We will be using the iPads again this term to support our learning both in and beyond the classroom.  As well as the apps we used last term we will also be using:

Motion Math: Zoom (Motion Math)

Book Creator

Keynote (Apple)

Pages (Apple)

Popplet (Notion £3.99, Lite version available)

Evernote (Evernote)

After half term we will be taking off into Space and beyond with our space themed topic. We will be using the Star Wars films as our tool for supporting reading and writing. We will be using lots of technology again for this topic including Green Screen and augmented reality.  We will also be using the school Lego sets to support creativity and technology. We will be making our own stop motion films as well as creating our programmable space ships.


Watch this space to keep track on our progress and follow us on twitter @year5sunnybank


Mrs Burns - Class Teacher

Email  sburns@sunnybankprimary.org.uk 

Non Negotiable Parent Leaflet - Year 5.docx