w/c 7th Dec

Dear Year 5 ,


We are nearing Christmas, and this week the children will be practising and filming their Christmas songs as part of the whole school Nativity. They will also be completing Christmas craft activities!

Below is a summary of some of the week's other learning and suggested activities if you are unable to attend school this week.


 This week, the focus in Maths will be on calculating the perimeter of rectangles and rectilinear shapes. Use the following guides to find out more: and



     In English, we will be writing up our balanced argument discussion texts based on the central question- 'Should children be allowed unlimited screentime?'

Watch the following videos to learn more:



In RE we will continue to explore our knowledge of the Christmas story and how it is conveyed through art and music. Read and watch the following guide to find out more about Christmas and Christianity.


Best Wishes,

The Year 5 team