Year 5

Welcome to Year 5’s class page



We are taught by Mrs Goodrum and supported by Mrs Brookes. Mrs Goodrum has planned a busy year ahead, packed full of exciting topics. These include Rivers, an Eye on Europe, Polar Environments, the importance of the Battle of Britain and the Ancient Greeks.

In Year 5 we enjoy taking part in a range of sports. During P.E. lessons we learn gymnastics, dance and several games including football, badminton, hockey, basketball, netball, cricket, rounders and touch rugby.

In addition to this, we have the opportunity to compete against other schools at sports festivals. This year our festivals will be cross country, football, badminton, sports hall athletics and round

STEM Day Challenges

Bucket Towers

We had to construct a bucket, suspended from a tower, that would hold a heavy weight. The winning bucket could support 400g.

Following this, we made balloon powered cars and had great fun racing them.

ers. We will also take part in a mini Olympics event.



Year 5 Geography Fieldwork

We visited Coxley Woods as part of our topic on rivers. We spent the morning mapping and measuring the stream, identifying features of the stream and getting a little muddy!

Year 5 Visit to Magna, Sheffield

We had a great day at this hands on, interactive science museum.




Netherton Necessities

Year 5