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Lakeside Primary School

Hatherley Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL51 6HR

Year Groups  »  Year 5

Year 5 marks the move for children from lower to upper Key Stage 2. It is an exciting year for the children. The essence of this year is to build upon previous learning; to provide the children with a wide variety of opportunities to develop and apply new skills; to develop independence and to encourage children to seek out and accept greater responsibility.

Introducing the Y5 team:
Class 5M: Mr L Mansell & Miss T Richards
Class 5A: Miss A Allen

Teaching Assistants across Year 5 and 6: Mrs K Briers, Mrs J Dickson and Mrs K Leech

Our Curriculum:
Autumn Term: 'How have ancient civilisations influenced our lives today?'
Spring Term: 'What is space like?'
Summer Term: 'What tribe do I belong to?'

Helpful Information 
Homework: Homework is given out on a Friday and brought back in to school the following Thursday. Children are given English, Maths and spelling homework. It is suggested that children spend 30 minutes on each piece.

P.E days: Friday and Tuesday. It is suggested that children keep P.E kit in school from Monday to Friday.   Important information about transfer to secondary school. Please follow these links:
 
Autumn Term Theme Map 'Into the Labyrinth'