Marpool Primary School

Believe, Achieve, Succeed

Year 5

Welcome to Silver Birch and Palm Base!

 This week, we are

  • finishing innovating our story based on Mission Possible and writing our own stories
  • practising long multiplication and division; adding and subtracting decimals
  • learning about the life and research of the scientist Jane Goodall 
  • learning about the scientific process of reproduction in mammals using scientific language for anatomy
  • learning to embrace differences in each other and discussing the importance of tolerance in society
  • talking about online safety with PC Morris (Friday 7th May)

To support us at home 

Please continue practising the following skills for fluency:

  • listening to your child reading three times a week with books from home or online using Epic;
  • discussing the meaning and spellings of unfamiliar words from books;
  • times tables up to the 12 times tables (not in rote order);
  • continue to support your child to stay safe online.





Parent Information:

 For the latest news, please remember to visit the News section of our website, where you will find term dates, the diary and newsletters. 

 Year 5 Photo Gallery

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