Year 5

Class Blog

08Nov

Swimming – Backstroke

Our freestyle unit has come to an end in Key Stage 2. Swimmers now understand how a good freestyle stroke looks like and have been working on every detail of their stroke technique. We haveĀ  started our backstroke unit where children are developing the correct backstroke kick, arm movement, catch, head position and body roll. ...

06Nov

Games Unit – Football

In Key stage 2, we have begun our football unit which started with knowledge harvest by the children. It was remarkable to hear and learn what the children already know about football, what skills they would like to learn and what they would do to develop and better their skills. Currently we are working on developing our footwork with different skills in dribbling passing and shooting skill. The next 6 week are going to be pretty fun where we are going...

06Nov

Games Unit – Football

In Key stage 2, we have begun our football unit which started with knowledge harvest by the children. It was remarkable to hear and learn what the children already know about football, what skills they would like to learn and what they would do to develop and better their skills. Currently we are working on developing our footwork with different skills in dribbling passing and shooting skill. The next 6 week are going to be pretty fun where we are going...

06Nov

Brilliant Builders in Year 5!

  In order to develop our Design and Technology skills we have been working hard to create our own Mayan buildings. First we generated ideas as to what to build, then carefully sketched out our own plans. Next, we planned how we would build our models step-by-step. We gathered our resources and then cooperated with our groups to cut, shape and join materials to create Mayan buildings. We are yet to put the finishing touches to our work,...