Mrs Edgar

Year 5 Academy Visit

Last Friday we were invited to The Folkestone Academy for an art workshop. We were introduced to a project to do with Folkestone’s buildings of the future. We had to design and create our buildings and then make it from the materials that were on offer to us. It was a very good morning and Continue reading

Year 5 & 6 Olympic Roadshow

Yesterday we were treated to a morning of sport with The Shepway Sports Trust. Two classes worked together to learn the rules of three different sports; Handball, Hockey and Basketball. All the children got to experience all three of the sports and for some of the children it was their first time playing these sports. Continue reading

Year 5 Summer Term 2

Dear Parent/Carer Welcome back to term 6. I hope you have had a very relaxing half term and I cannot believe that we have nearly finished the year and the children will soon be Year 6! Topic: Our topic this term is The Titanic. We will be looking at all aspects from building to sinking. Continue reading

Judaism in Year 5

This term we have been learning about the Jewish religion and how it is celebrated. We have looked at the different Synagogues around the country and the treasures they hold inside, such as the Sidhar, Torah, Ark and Eternal Flame. Today we learnt how to play a game that is often played during Hanukkah. It Continue reading

Year 5 – Victorians

Today we have looked at how children lived in the Victorian era and what sort of games they played and the toys they sometimes had to make themselves. We have an assortment of Victorian toys in the classroom which include; whip and top, pop guns, ball and cup, a china doll and a Victorian perambulator. Continue reading

Year 5 Rounders

Today we took full advantage of the lovely weather to play Rounders outside. We are learning the rules and regulations of the game as well as having a really fun time playing it. We have some surprisingly strong players of the game in our class, considering some of us haven’t played before!

Victorian Day in Year 5

We had a great day dressing up as Victorians. As you can see from the pictures, we spent the afternoon making marzipan fruits. These would have been a luxury and only available to the wealthiest families before the industrial revolution. We really couldn’t master the ‘no talking’ bit but we did manage to stand whenever Continue reading

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