Welcome to Year 5

Year 5

Welcome to Year 5.  Did you enjoy our trip to Blists Hill, Ingenuity and the Jackfield Tile Museum? 


5CH - Mrs Crann and Mrs Houghton

5J - Miss Johnstone

5MH - Mrs Murphy and Mrs Harvey

Teaching Assistant: 

Mrs J. Robinson-Murray. 

Find out more about Blists Hill

Y5 Hour of Code

Hour of Code Weeks 3rd to 14th Dec

Flappy Bird

Year 5's Project for Hour of Code Week is to create their own version of Flappy Bird. Try it by clicking on the image or green button. 

Hour of Code Flappy Bird



NRICH website

If you would like to investigate some extra maths, click on the image and try the live primary problems on the NRICH website. You could bring your solutions to school or email them in to the NRICH. Try '4 Dom', 'Three Squares' and 'Times Table Shifts'.

Recommended Authors

These are recommended by the Y5 staff. Tell us if you have other authors that you have enjoyed.


Malorie Blackman

Anthony Horowitz

Michael Morpurgo

Frank Cottrell-Boyce

William Nicholson

Robert Westall

Charlie Higson

Eoin Colfer

Michelle Magorian

Alan Ayckbourn

J. K. Rowling

Helen Creswell

Darren Shan

J. R. R. Tolkien

Elizabeth Kay

Will Peterson

Dan Friedman

Cornelia Funke

Jenny Nimmo

Phillip Pullman

Louis Sachar

David Walliams

Philip Caveney

Rick Riordan