The Year 5 teachers for 2022-23 are Mr Jimmy Middleton and Miss Jordan Sayers. Please speak directly to a member of the teaching team if you have any queries or concerns.
Year 6 is also supported by Mr Daniel Clark, Mr Simon Collings and Miss Imogen Lewis.
The UKS2 Phase Leader is Mr Jude Rivers; he will try to help you, if the class teacher is unable to do so. His direct e-mail address is firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have any further suggestions on how we can develop communication, please let us know.
Find out what's happening - whole school key dates
Learn more about life in Year 5 - Year 5 Summer newsletter
Learn more about what is being taught - Year 5 Long Term Plan
Links to our learning:
Hip Hop – a taster session to inspire new interests
Ancient Islamic Civilisations – learning and sharing new historical knowledge
Promoting STEM careers – a visit from a NASA engineer
West End in Schools – promoting a love of reading through dance
Physical Education – yoga and well-being
Making light boxes in Design Technology – a construction theme
Year 5 Into Film Club - spring term
UKS2 Into Film Club cinema and writing competition
Online Safety Week 2023 and the Digital Ambassador video messages
Science observations through chromatography investigations
Year 5 residential to Weardale
Sharing our learning in art - David Hockney
Making bags in Design Technology, a sewing strand
No Pens Wednesday, supporting our Talk Matters philosophy
Wider PE opportunities - Year 5 girls' football competition
PEGI ratings and advice on age-appropriate games for UKS2
Try something new: freestyle football
Voting for the new School Councillors
Sharing our understanding through practical science
On DB Primary, the children can also upload/download their learning, find a range of online activities to support key skills, and access Remote Home Learning. Click here.