Year 5 are having an amazing time in Borwick!
The weather is a bit wet, but it's not stopping them in all the different activities.
This week we swam in our PJ's and doing safety learning in case we fall in a canal,river or a lake.
Last week and this we have been learning about water safety in our pj's and socks.
We used woggles to act like sticks and life rings.
We also stood, put our hands in and two of us sat in…
Year 5 spent their swimming lesson today learning vital life saving skills. The children used their clothes to help save their partner and pull them in to shore.
We had lots of fun workshops and visitors for wealth and work week. As part of Wealth and Work week we investigated budgets that councils and government have to spend on services like Education and Health, one of our challenge this week was to create a budget and try to give money to those who…
In class this week we have been creating party food to make for an extra Christmas Party.
We worked to brief to make sure everyone was able to have at least two items of party food.
We worked in teams of 10 and made individual mini pizza, stuffed Yorkshire puddings and home made spring…
In English this week we have been looking at play scripts and The Christmas Carol, this is one group of children acting out the visit of the first ghost to visit Scrooge on Christmas Eve.
We have been invstiating how different materials dissolve in water, creating a solution. Today we experimented to see how different powders/granuals dissolved in water - coffee, jelly powde, flour and salt. First, obersations were made after just adding the water, then we tried stirring things up…
We have been busy today researching some scientists that had changed something in our lives to make it better, we found out that some of their break through ideas were actually mistakes
Today we celebrated Mass in Class with Fr. Steven. The class loved having Fr. Steven in class and enjoyed finding out some of the different things that make Mass special. Thank you Fr. Steven.
As the start of our topic Food Glorious Food, Year 5 started their geography work by creating their own maps of the world from memory, this was a fantastic lesson with lots of discussion about where we have been and where we have come from. At the end of the unit the children will be posting their…
As part of our Mission month we said a Decade of the Rosary in class.
The girls in year 5 did us proud this week with a fantastic effort in the Girls Football Competition.
The Girls improved through the tournament and worked together to score a goal that was described by a spectator as 'phenomenal'.
Well done girls we are very proud of you.