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Queen’s Green Canopy

The year 5 children were lucky enough to head into the local community last Friday, namely to King George V playing fields, for the town council led tree planting, celebrating the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee. It was a great morning, although the weather was not our friend! We walked down and listened to Nailsworth’s Mayor and…

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Year 5 Trip to Jenner Museum

Year 5 had the best day ever today on our school trip to the Edward Jenner museum in Berkeley. We have been learning about lots of science through our topic this term and Edward Jenner has provided some really valuable science and history learning so the children were thrilled to see where he lived and…

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Science in Year 5!

Year 5 were excited to move our science learning on today through looking at the molecular structure of solids, liquids and gasses. We began by discussing the particles in the three states of matter to understand how they behave and the qualities they possess. We then set up our solution separation experiments (round 2) to…

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Year 5 reading with FGR!

Year 5 have been lucky enough to receive the invaluable support of our local and much-loved FGR with reading this week. Some of the academy players came to the classroom to listen to our year 5 children reading, which was both exciting and hugely beneficial for them all. It is great to have the support…

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Newsletter – 22 Sept 2021

It has been lovely learning all about the wonderful experiences Year 5 had on residential. The big swing sounded particularly challenging. In school, we are focusing on reading. Please remember to listen to your child read aloud everyday no matter how old they are. One of the consequences of lockdown as the children weren’t in…

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Hello from Year 5!

The year is now in full swing since returning from our PGL residential trip. It is my pleasure to say that all the children that attended the residential trip represented school so, so well. The instructors that helped make our trip amazing ALL said just how lovely, polite, helpful and caring the children are –…

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Newsletter – 15 Sept 2021

We waved a very excited Y5 off this morning as they set off for Liddington for their Residential. If you would like to see how they are getting on, please follow them on the blog (details in the newsletter). Download this week’s newsletter: 15th Sept 2021  

Year 5 explore Highwood

Year 5 were sent on a top secret mission to collect sticks for den building back in the nature garden. They had to consider size, strength and weight to determine which sticks would be best. Hopefully everyone will appreciate their efforts as we start the new year with a fresh supply of materials.

Year 5

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WW2 Experience Day

Last Thursday, we went to Winchcombe. We all dressed up in WW2 costume and we got on a steam train and were evacuated for the day. We went into an air raid shelter. All the seats began vibrating and wobbling. We pretended to be firefighters by squirting water out of a tube which we had…

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