We played an ICE BREAKER game on our first day of Year 5 to get to know each other better.
Active Learning - Walking Number Line
We used the 'Active Learning' method of 'Lifelines' to interview each other for 'All About You And Me'
Look at us partitioning!
We studied a sunflower in order to create our own 'Sunflowers' picture like Vincent Van Gogh!
We used oil pastels to recreate Van Gogh's 'Sunflowers'
'Sunflowers' - the finished product! Aren't they beautiful?
We played a rounding 'Boat' game!
Mr McClean and Mr McMaster entertain us with a mini concert to show us what the instruments look and sound like.
Mr McMaster can play through his nose! YUCK!
Look at us trying out the instruments for the Wind Project.
How to celebrate a birthday in style! Look at the amazing cake!
Presenting our Advertisements
Active Learning - We are the height of nonsense!
The Cricket Factory
Active Learning - We made our own Fraction Wall using 'Fraction Machines'
We are loving the Healthy Kidz programme!
Active Learning - A practical way of learning Comparatives and Superlatives
Welcome Miss Blakely! We are excited to have you teaching us! We enjoyed your introduction to WATER!
We became more 'Water Wise' after our trip to the Navan Centre
Impressionism - Look at our fabulous Water Lilies!
Active Learning -TIME for fun!
Active Learning - Instructions on how to make a cup of tea.
HEALTHY KIDZ - Testing our flexibility!
A visit to Old Trafford - Home of Manchester United Football Club
We used Excel to create bar charts
Active Learning - What a fun way to learn time - with a hoop!
HEALTHY KIDZ - Agility and speed
Active Learning - We loved taking part in the TIME duration investigation!
We love Volleyball with our special coach Amy!
Active Learning - 'Top Secret' investigation into natural disasters - introduction to Explanation texts.
Listen to our fabulous Moon Poems - prepare to be blown away!
We had to follow a particular structure and include similes and adjectives. Some of us had to use rhyming verbs in our first and second lines. Listen out for the various features. We think you will be impressed!