Year 5

Class Blog

Owl Class talk about Money: Needs or Wants?

Today, Owl Class had their second workshop on money by My Bnk.  In this session the pupils had the opportunity to discuss whether things that they buy are needs or wants.  For example, is a mobile phone something we need or something we want? We also discussed budgeting and how we could budget better, looking at ...

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Hummingbird Class – E-safety and Anti-bullying week

In Hummingbird class, we have been learning about cyber bullying and e-safety. It is also Anti-Bullying week, so we have thoroughly explored different scenarios to see how people were being bullied online and what they could do to stop. We have even done some drama and created responses to agony aunt posts! Have a look ...

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Parsloes Primary School – Remembrance Day Assembly!

Today Parsloes Primary remembered all those that fought in the war and lost their lives. Poems were read by the Year 6’s and every class made a poppy wreath to lay. Songs that we’ve been learning in music were sung. It was lovely to see all our parents attend. We will always remember and never ...

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Money Matters in Year 5

In Owl Class this week, we had a visit from a charity called My Bnk.  It started with an assembly, followed by a workshop in our class.  It was based on whether we thought we were a ‘Super Saver’ or a ‘Big Spender’.  Think about which category you would fall under…     Following on ...

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Year 5 become newspaper editors

On Thursday 9th November, 24 pupils from Year 5 had the opportunity to visit the Guardian Newspaper in London, where they became newspaper editors. During the afternoon,  pupils were given different tasks to complete, starting with a newspaper scavenger hunt. They then had to edit a newspaper of their own, thinking about a number of things, including: ...

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Robin Class – Hey Big Spender!

This week we had a visit from a charity called MyBnk to teach us about spending and saving. We learnt new key terms to do with finances and learnt how to resist temptation of impulse buying. Are you a Big Spender or Super Saver?

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UFO’s Spotted in Robin Class

This week, we’ve made UFO’s to help decorate our reading corner and IPC display wall. Take a look at some of our designs…

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Year 5 – Mission to Mars – Entry Point

This week we had a great opportunity to talk to someone based in a space station via a video conference call. He told us a lot of facts about Space to set us in good steed to start out new topic on Mission to Mars.

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Debating in Hummingbird class

In English, we looked at how people had different opinions, and if they agreed or disagreed with other children in the class. Yesterday, we explored some very controversial issues that have two dilemmas in them, and formed for and against arguments. As tables, we then debated one of these five issues: education, animal testing, bullying, ...

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Year 5 – Exit Point – The Tudors

For our exit point, Year 5, decorated the all with everything Tudor. There were workstations with children teaching parents how to do Tudor script, Tudor portraits, make Tudor Roses and play Tudor games. Also, all of our IPC books and homework were on display to show off all our hard work. What’s more, towards the ...

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Parsloes Primary School
Spurling Road
Dagenham
Essex
RM9 5RH

Tel: 0208 270 4925

E-mail: office@parsloes.bardaglea.org.uk