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Year 5

Welcome to Year Five!

Meet the team!


Year 5 is made up of two classes: 5BC and 5HM.


                 5BC                                                           5HM                                             Mr Bracha -                           Mrs McVittie -

        Mr Coltman -                   Miss Reynard -


Our Learning Support Assistants in Year 5 are Mrs Johnson, Miss Lowther and Mrs Watson.


Our Class Councillors:


  (5BC) - Evelyn

 (5HM) - Haleema Hussain


Well done to these children for putting on their green hats sharing their innovative ways in which they can help Alwoodley School grow; I am sure they will both be excellent representatives for Year 5 this term!

Things to remember:


Reading records are to be returned (with signature and comment)

Spelling test (new spellings will be on the school website and on Spelling Shed - they will not be printed)

Mathletics points are reviewed (children must score 1000)



Library books will be changed 



PE kit is needed in school (PE is in the afternoon)



Celebration Assembly - children can bring certificates from home



Maths or SPaG homework need to be returned. New homework will be set.

PE kit is needed for any sporting Golden Time activities


If homework or reading records are not returned, Golden Time will be lost.

Children need to achieve a minimum score of 50% in their spelling tests.

Year 5 spellings

Our significant author in Year 5 is Michael Morpurgo. Have you read any of his books yet? Which one is your favourite?

Geography protest - Save our Earth!!

Our class stimulus for English this half term is the film, 'UP!'

Useful Links

Headingley Water Treatment Centre

The Book Tasting Cafe......

Sunny stick collecting for 5HM at Forest Schools :)

Now>Press>Play; An NYC murder!!

5 BC Forest School - In Alwoodley Woods