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  • Cheltenham,
  • Gloucestershire,
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Year 5 Archive 2014-2015

Picture 1 Mrs Hurcombe - Class Teacher
Picture 2 Mrs Williams - PPA Cover Teacher
Picture 3 Miss George - Teaching Assistant
Picture 4 Mr Faulkner - PAA Cover Teacher
Picture 5 Mrs Goodwin - Learning Support Worker
Picture 6 Mrs Cox - Learning Support Worker

Welcome to Year 5!


Who works in Year 5?

Mrs D Spencer – Broadway Class teacher

Mrs Hurcombe / Mrs Cross – Kemerton Class teacher

Teaching assistants: Mrs R George, Mrs S Samways, Mrs N Cox, Mrs L Goodwin


What are the expectations of Year 5?
• We expect Year 5 to arrive on time with the correct attitude for learning.
• We expect Year 5′s work and behaviour to be of the highest standard.
• We expect every child to respect the Catholic ethos of the school.
• We expect every child to respect other children and all members of staff.
• We expect all children to have the correct school uniform, including the correct footwear.
• We expect Year 5 to wear their uniform properly and treat their uniform with respect. Uniform should be clearly labelled with your child’s name to avoid any items being lost.


What will Year 5 be learning this term?

  • Please see Year 5 curriculum overview. 


When do Year 5 have homework?

  • Year 5 are given weekly homework on a Monday and Wednesday. On Monday they are given English & Spelling homework and on Wednesday Maths homework.
  • They are also required to read and practice their timetables facts six nights out of seven.


Will my child be going on any trips this year?

  • Yes, your child will be going on trips. In the Autumn term we went to Bishops Wood to find out how Saxons lived and built their settlements. We have also been to Waitrose to learn how to make pizza dough and to the Literature Festival to hear Michael Rosen. We will continue to have topics related visits over the remainder of the year including our annual visit to the Science Festival.