Class 5

Year 5 and 6 footballers represented Ashwood at the Rotherham game last weekend. They played on the pitch at half time and represented Ashwood fantastically, showing the Ashwood Way at all times. It was a fabulous experience and we are so proud of them all. Well done!
Well done to our Year 5's for sending in some amazing examples of Home Learning!
Children had an excellent time at a gymnastics competition. They have worked incredibly hard to learn a routine which they had to perform in front of judges. This hard work was shown in the results with year 3’s placing 10th out of 13 and year 5/6 placing 4th out of 12. An excellent result for [...]
Year five recently travelled to Cranworth Campus to use their new climbing wall.  They were completely awesome and showed their amazing climbing skills to the max!
Class 5 have recently had an e-safety session looking at appropriate age related games and apps. They also discussed what they should do to keep them safe online and the impact that gaming can have on sleep and behaviour.
As artists, we have studied the work of Yorkshire artist Glen Williams and used his industrial landscapes to inspire our work. We used watercolour paint to create a wash background and then experimented with a range of media to decide on how to create our impressions of Caphouse Colliery.
Class 5 thoroughly enjoyed their trip to the National Coal Mining Museum. We got to spend time down a real mine and learn about how Mining in South Yorkshire has changed over time. We even got to meet the pit ponies!
As scientists and designers, class 5 have been investigating how levers and pulleys work and how they help move something with a smaller amount of force. Soon we will be making our own mine shafts with working lifts!
Year 5 have made an excellent start to reading at home this year and we already have a few superstar readers! Will it be you next week?
The Y5's have loved the space topic this year and what a better way to finish off the school year than a trip to The National Space Centre. All the children were so fascinated with everything they could do there and they behaved so well throughout!