Class 5

Just an update on Times Table Rockstars - Class 5 are on fire at the minute I am so proud of them! Nearly every single person in the class are in the top 40 ranking in the entire school and all of them have cut their speed down by at least 4 seconds per question [...]
As you know Kensukes Kingdom is our novel study this term. Within the novel a young boy called Micheal ends up on his own, alone on a deserted island. The children and I were having a discussion about what you would need to survive - apart from food and water! One thing that cropped up [...]
In Class 5 we have been doing some fabulous Science this week! Following our water disasters topic we have been looking at what makes something 'buoyant' and why. We tested various chocolate bars and sweets by dropping them in water to see if they would float or sink. Our findings show that not all chocolate [...]
Last week we used powder and ready mix paints to create a sunset picture. We are now using black paper to cut out a whole and silhouette of Micheal and Stella from Kensukes Kingdom. Then we will stick this on to our sunset to get a finished product that looks like this: Kensukes Kingdom is [...]

Last week three boys from Class 5 were chosen to represent Ashwood Primary at their reporting event at the Rawmarsh CLC. On this day the children looked at many reports and chose one to present. In the afternoon they experienced presenting in front of a green screen! All the boys had a really amazing day […]

The children in Class 5 had so much fun celebrating World Book Day! It was so much fun doing some activities surrounding the books we love the most. We read in the morning, completed a quiz all about books, made bookmarks, did some writing about our class book Kensukes Kingdom and had a maths challenge [...]
As our last topic was 'Under the Sea' I decided that it would be nice to add and look after some real fish! The children will take turns to feed them each day and they will live at Ashwood in the tank in Class 5. We are going to name all four fish tomorrow - [...]
For the past three weeks we have logged on to our TT Rockstars accounts to practice our times tables. We have improved so much and most of us are now times table Rockstars! Miss Jenkinson is super proud of us because this will help us with our maths work. I wonder who will be the [...]
Last week we were working hard in Science. We were trying to classify animals into categories. To get the hang of it, first we classified liquorice all sorts and then wine gums! After that we worked hard on classifying marine life. We are really proud of our diagrams!
Class 5 have been working really hard on their presentation this term! We have made excellent progress in English and Maths since the start of the year and the books now look just as fabulous as the work sounds! Well done class 5