St Joseph's Catholic Primary School

With God in Our Hearts We Love and Learn.

St Joseph's Catholic Primary School

Class F

The Fantastic Foxes

 

Your Teacher

Hi, my name is Mr Cox, I am so excited that I am going to be your teacher for year 5.

 

Learning in Year 5

Topic –

Africa (see below for our topic web)

Step into the wild and wonderful continent that is Africa. Explore the rich history of a continent full of life, colour and beauty. Discover the people of Africa and examine some of the struggles and successes of this beautiful land.

 

World War II (coming soon)

Jump back in time to witness Britain at the brink of war in 1939. Follow the everyday life of men, women and children as they struggle to survive in the dangers of the Blitz and discover how the country fought back against a global threat using such weapons as music, recycling and gardening. 

 

Space (coming soon)

Blast off into the unknown void of space. Learn how our knowledge of the stars has grown and how the future for humanity may now lie somewhere in the endlessness of space. Experience the cutting edge technology of today that might just take you away from this planet and into the unknown...

 

Science – Living things and their habitats, animals, properties and changes of materials, earth, space and forces.

R.E. –Creation, Miracles, Parables, The work of the Apostles, Sacraments and Seasons of the Church

P.E. - Swimming

 

Important Days

Tuesday – Swimming

Thursday – Mass

Friday – Games/P.E (your PE kit must be in school every day).

 

Learning at Home

The children have their username and passwords to use Education City and Abacus  The children continue to have access to Espresso from home, simply go to https://home.espresso.co.uk and enter the username and password and they can use all of the videos and activities to help them with their learning!

 

Also, visit these websites to...

improve your typing

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/typing/

 read Oxford Reading Tree books 

http://www.oxfordowl.co.uk/Library/Index/?AgeGroup=1&Book=eBooks  

 

 

 

 

 

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