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Welcome to Eagle Class! (Year 5/6)

Mrs Hotchin (class teacher)  and Miss Morley (teaching assistant)

Welcome to Summer term! This term our topic is 'Cool Britannia'.

An illustration from our Summer 1 text, 'The Giant's Necklace' by Michael Morpurgo

In Summer 2 we will be continuing to learn about some of our key monarchs, as well as beginning to look at the coastlines of our country. 

Our weekly maths overviews. Tasks will be set on MyMaths and other tasks are available on Mathletics.

Eagle class maths week beginning 17.6.19

Y5: I can use line graphs to solve problems. (Y5 will also be doing some assessments this week).

Y6: I can solve problems involving line graphs and pie charts; I can construct a line graph and a pie chart.

Eagle class maths, week beginning 10.6.19


•solve problems involving similar shapes where the scale factor is known or can be found

•solve problems involving unequal sharing and grouping using knowledge of fractions and multiples.


-solve problems involving area or compound and irregular shapes

Eagle class maths week beginning 3.6.19

Y6- to understand and use ratio and proportion.

Y5- to solve problems related to area and perimeter.


Eagle class maths week beginning 20.5.19:

To be able to calculate percentages of amounts, including increases and decreases,

To solve problems involving percentages.

Eagle class maths week beginning 7.5.19

Y6: I can explore possibilities within algebra; I can calculate the mean; I can begin to understand ratio.

Y5: I can estimate, measure and convert imperial and metric measures.

Please check out TT Rockstars, MyMaths and Mathletics for online homework.



This half term we shall be writing biographies about a monarch to tie in with our work in history. We shall also be reading 'Floodland' by Marcus Sedgwick, a fascinating book set in a dystopian land, and then writing persuasive arguments about climate change.



Photo Gallery

Theme 'Great Britain'

In the second half of this term we shall be continuing to learn about some of the key monarchs and their impact on our country.

In Geography we shall be looking at coastlines of the UK and the features of coasts.

We will be creating recipes and baking in preparation in DT for our Garden Party!

We will also be working on our Roots to Roofs STEM project. 

Additional Information

PE- Sessions are on Monday, Thursday and Friday but please could kits be available all week just in case.

Journals are used as a reading diary and can be completed by the child or parent (or both) in Y5/6. They will be checked by the teacher on Friday.

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