Bacup Holy Trinity Stacksteads C.E. Primary School

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Welcome to 5B!

Over the next three weeks, our topic lessons will be Art based. We will be sketching and drawing dragon eyes to start with before creating our own using clay. Check back in a few weeks to see how we get on!

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Grammar and Punctuation Glossary

Not sure what a modal verb is? Can't remember what an adverb is? Then take a look at the below GPS Glossary to help you. This may come in handy for your homework too. 

Thank you to those who could attend the Welcome Meeting on Tuesday.

If you could not make it then please take a look at the PowerPoint below which was presented during the meeting. If you have any questions then please ask!


I hope that you have all had a lovely summer and are ready to come back to school and learn lots of new things!


Take a look at what we are doing in our class this half term...

Literacy - In Literacy we will begin with a grammar week learning about something new called relative clauses. Can you remember what they are? We will then be completing a Legend unit where we will be exploring the main features of a Legend before writing our own.

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Numeracy - Topics that we will learn about first in Year 5 are Fractions of amounts, Angles, Perpendicular and Parallel lines and Squares and Rectangles. 

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Topic - Our first topic is Religious Education (RE) where we will be looking at different religious stories told and their meaning. We will be focusing on Hinduism, Islam and Sikhism. 

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Science - We will begin the year with a really interesting unit - Earth and Space. Can you name any planets? Do you know why we have night and day?

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PSHE - We will be exploring the importance of Taking Part. 

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Our PE day this year is on a Monday. Please make sure that you have a full PE kit in school everyday. 

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Swimming will take place on a Thursday this year. Please make sure that you bring your kit to school every week. 

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Remember to try and read at home every night and to record in your Reading Record.

Don't forget that you can access Bug Club too at home on 




It looks like a busy half term!

If you have any questions then please contact me via the school office.

Mrs Barnes