Year 5

Year 5 -Autumn term 1

Dear Parent/Carer, During the Autumn term, year 5 will be covering the following topics: Numeracy:  Place value, ordering and rounding, multiplication and division, fractions, decimals and percentages and measure. Literacy:    ‘Street Child’ by Berlie Doherty, biographies and reading comprehension techniques Science:      Sound History:      Victorians ICT:             Research, coding PE:  Continue reading

Swimming Gala

In worship today the Year 6 leaders awarded the swim team from the recent gala at Folkestone Sports Centre, certificates and medals. The team as a whole came second out of nine teams, well done to all of our swim team, you deserve your silver medals.

KS2 Sports Day

After a picnic lunch at Radnor park all of KS2 headed to The Three Hills for Sports Day. Every child took part in several events ranging from novelty races to relays and flat running races. Everyone did their best and there were some very competitive races! The children worked in their houses winning points for Continue reading

Class 5 – drama workshop

We had a visit from Ian of KIC Theatre today and as usual we had fun whilst learning about the moon landing nearly 50 years ago! Here are some interpretations of what being an astronaut onboard Apollo 11 might have felt like:


This evening after school, children from Years 4, 5 and 6 went to a rugby tournament. Although many of our team were new to the game, with the help of some last minute coaching from Miss Laws, Mr Rogers and Mr Asbury, we starting picking up the concepts and improved hugely during the matches. The Continue reading

Swimming Gala

Children from years five and six competed in a swimming gala at Folkestone Sports Centre. All the children competed in both individual races and relays. We saw some fabulous swimming and pure determination form the children today. We are very proud of them for their swimming achievements and attitudes towards their fellow swimmers. We won Continue reading

Olympic Roadshow

On Tuesday all of Years 4 and 5 really enjoyed an Olympic roadshow in the playground together. The children had a go at running, tennis, hockey and basketball improving all their skills under the watchful eyes of the various coaches, Mark, Sam, Finleigh, John and Josh. There were awards for two children who displayed sportsmanship, Continue reading

Art Workshop

Yesterday a group of children participated in an art workshop, we met with three lovely ladies Tania, Thurle and Constance and walked along to STEVE, which is one of the sculptures in the fish market. The children used wax crayons to take rubbings of Steve and the surrounding surfaces, we then went to Block 67 Continue reading

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Drama Workshop

This afternoon all of Year 4 participated in a drama workshop. Claire and Ryan visited…

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