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In English this week the children have been reading poems written by Langston Hughes, notably one of his poems called ‘Dreams’. Year 5 discussed the figurative language used by Hughes and the images they create in our minds. We took these concepts and created our own poems about dreams. Well done Year 5.

Year 5 ended their half term with a tennis tournament. We were able to showcase all of the new skills we have been taught over the last six weeks. We also demonstrated how to be good sports ambassadors, as we umpired our own games. Well done Year 5! Continue Reading

As our ‘Transformed’ RE topic came to an end, Year 5 celebrated this with a collective worship in the school chapel. This was a special time for us to reflect on all of those important people who have been called by the Holy Spirit but also for us to share with one another how the… Continue Reading

Year 5 have been selected to take part in the Newcastle Building Society Boardroom Challenge. To prepare the children for the task of setting up a fund raising event for a local charity, they were visited by the Building Society team who explained how to work within a budget and produce products that could represent… Continue Reading

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