Year 5

Year 5 at Sing Up Day

This afternoon the whole of class five with Mrs Reeve, Mrs O’Callaghan and Mrs Paterson walked to the Harvey Grammar School to join Harcourt, Elham, St Peters, Sandgate and Folkestone Primary Academy in a Sing Up Day. We sang songs that we had learnt and listened to  other schools perform, including the Harvey Boys. The Continue reading

The WHOLE Bible in ONE Day! R.E Art Special

The children of St Eanswythe’s have told the story of the WHOLE Bible in a day! All 66 books! All the children took part in a special RE Art Day, creating a truly spectacular piece of Bible-inspired artwork. The ‘Big Frieze’ artwork by Emma Yarlett is used throughout the school’s R.E curriculum and it represents Continue reading

Herald Cup – match 1

Yesterday we played our first Herald Cup game against St Martins. The sun was shining and the team was excited. We were really proud of all the players, they worked well as a team, passing and moving effectively. St Eanswythe’s scored the first goal which was soon equalised by St Martins. We then went three Continue reading

Year 5 – Spring Term 2

Dear Parent/Carer, During term 4, year 5 will be covering the following topics: Numeracy:  Decimals, percentages, ‘four-rules’ revision and problem solving. Literacy:     ‘Zathura’ by Chris Van Allsburg, instruction writing and reading comprehension techniques Science:      Earth and Space (including rocket design and investigations of insulation and gases). History:      World War II (this term focusing Continue reading

Class 5 – Tri Golf

This week, Class 5 were given the opportunity to take part in a Tri Golf session in school. They learned all about club control, correct swing action and ball accuracy. Expert coaching was provided by Aaron, a PGA Professional at Sene Valley Golf Course.

Y5 Poetry Workshop

Today, Class 5 were visited by Tanya and Emily from Folkestone Creative. We read and listened to a number of poems by Yoko Ono focusing around the theme ‘Earth Peace’. Using the language we had read, we then used mind-maps to link our own thoughts and feelings to the concepts of ‘earth’ and ‘peace’. Next, Continue reading

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A new era of home schooling started this week.  We have really enjoyed seeing some…

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