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Lakeside Primary School

Hatherley Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL51 6HR

Welcome to our Year Groups section of the school website  »  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 Year 5 team:


5T - Miss L Twinning 
5M - Mr L Mansell          
5B - Miss S Bird

PPA Teachers:

Mr R Fisher & Mrs B Rice


Year 5 & 6 Teaching Partners:

Mrs C Hathaway, Mrs T Stewart, Mrs J Martin, Mrs K Evans, Mrs K Letzer, Mrs X Lloyd (SEN), Mrs H Knight (SEN) & Mrs H Stallard (Maternity Leave)

Our Curriculum:
Autumn Term 2020: 'Who am I...in the Universe?'
Spring Term: 'Where am I ...?'
Summer Term: 'Where am I going?'

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

P.E days: Fridays. Please can children come to school in PE kit on this day. 
CURRICULUM INFORMATION 2020-2021 - Year 5 Yearly Overview 2020-2021 (Subject to on-going review)
CURRICULUM INFORMATION 2020-21 - Year 5 Autumn Term 2020 Curriculum Map 'Who Am I ...In the Universe?'
CURRICULUM INFORMATION 2019-20 - Year 5 Spring Term 2020 Curriculum Map 'Ancient Greece'