Author Archives: Mrs Hodge

Wodson Park World Wide Games 2018

Year 5 were invited to compete in the World Wide Games at Wodson Park. Our school represented Portugal and the Games started with a procession around the track carrying the national flag for our country. We were able to choose which event we competed in  – many of us learned new skills and tried out […]

Yr 5 Mini-Olympics

On Tuesday afternoon, Year 5 earned an extra P.E. session with our Sports Coach. As a link to our Topic – ‘Ancient Greece’, we learned new skills in a Mini-Olympics circuit. Each group moved around the activities challenging themselves to run ‘Faster’, jump ‘Higher’ and throw ‘Stronger’ – working on the Olympic values. We had […]

Yr 5 Harry Potter Tour

What a fantastic day we all had on our visit to Warner Bros. Studios. The children were so enthusiastic and enjoyed looking at the exciting sets from the film. Our workshop about costume helped our understanding of the characters  – we were amazed how huge Hagrid’s trousers were! After searching for ‘golden snitches’, riding a […]

Yr 5 Christmas Production

On Thursday evening, Key Stage 2 performed ‘The Little Match Girl’ as part of our Christmas Celebrations. It was wonderful to hear the children sing so beautifully together. Year 5 enjoyed both of their individual class pieces and all the class looked so good in their costumes, making it a heart-warming performance.  

Well Being Week

Year 5  have had great fun being creative this week. It has been a brilliant start to a new year, involving ourselves in team building activities and creative play. We have enjoyed Yoga and Mindfulness sessions, which have prepared us for the busy term ahead.

Year 5 End of Term Celebration! w/c 17-7-17

As part of our Ancient Greek Topic, Axel and Scarlett – our Sports Ambassadors, ran a ‘Mini-Olympics’. We competed in teams to achieve our very best in six events: Sprint, Long Distance, Hurdles, Javelin, Long Jump and Relay. At the end of the week, we held an awards ceremony and each team member was presented […]

Year 5’s French Day

On Wednesday 19th July, Year 5 enjoyed a French themed day in class. We made passports containing information about ourselves in French, enjoyed a game of boules in the playground, and (the undoubted highlight of the day) practised ordering drinks and pastries in our classroom cafe.