Year 5S 2016 - 2017

Mr Shabir

Mr Wall

As year 5 staff. we would like to take this opportunity to introduce ourselves. I am Mr Shabir and I am the class teacher for class 5S. Mr Wall will be the teaching assistant within this class.

Year 5 is an exciting time for children as they begin their learning journey through upper key stage 2 and we have some wonderful and exciting topics to cover this term.  We would like to share with you what your child will be learning this term.




The children will be learning about adventure narratives, free verse poetry and leaflets. Our class book this term is Tom’s midnight garden by Phillipa Pearce.



In maths the children will be learning about different ways data is represented and how to interpret that data. This will include the study of

·         Line graphs

·         Venn diagrams

·         Carol diagrams

 In addition to this the children will also be learning about time.



In science the children will be learning about living things and their habitats. The children will also be conducting and investigation to show they are working scientifically.


History and Geography

In geography and history the children will be learning about changes in the local community and changes over the last century.


Art and Design

The children will be looking at photography and artists such as Andy Warhol and Salvador Dali.


Additional information


Children will need to bring their P.E kits on a Monday.


Spellings are handed out on a Monday and should be practised every night to prepare for the test on Friday.


Home work will be handed out on a Friday and should be handed in on Monday or Tuesday at the latest.


As a parent or guardian you are always welcome to speak with us. Please make an appointment at the school office.


We look forward to working with you as partners in your child’s education. 

Year 5S: News items

KS2 Sports Day, by Mr Gibson

Newsletter Mar 2, by Mr Hewlett

World Book Day, by Mr Hewlett

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Valentine's disco, by Mr Hewlett

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Contact the School

Ashbury Meadow Community Primary School

Rylance St
M11 3NA

Main Contact: Mrs Eve Peters

Tel: 0161 219 6630
Fax: 0161 231 0372

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