Cycle 4

Year 5 – Amethyst

Cycle 4

I am so proud to be working with the year 5 children who have worked hard to progress their learning during this term. They have adapted so well to having a new teacher and have been so welcoming.

Please ensure that your children read daily and that their diary is signed by an adult. Daily reading helps decoding and reading skills, as well as their knowledge of sentence structure, whilst also enhancing their vocabulary.


PE lessons are on Monday’s and Wednesdays; please make sure PE kits are in school.


Please ensure your child comes to school with the correct uniform which consists of:

Girls: –

White Shirt


Black or grey trousers/skirt

Black school shoes



Or a yellow checked dress

Boys: –

White Shirt


Black or grey trousers or shorts

Black school shoes



Hair must be tied back

Weekly reminders:

Monday  PE session
Wednesday PE session

Homework should be handed in

Friday Spelling test

Homework will be sent home

Take PE kit home to be washed

Homework diaries to be signed every night, after reading has taken place.

An Overview of Cycle 4:

English Skellig by David Almond (Hodder)


Information Leaflet


Play script

Mathematics Addition and Subtraction

Multiplication and Division

Fractions Decimals and Percentage

Measures : – Converting measures, perimeter area and angles

Geometry: – shape, angles, position and direction.

Science Forces
Topic Romans
PE Rhythmic gymnastics


RE What does it mean to be a Muslim in Britain today?
Art and Design Designing and making a felt phone case
Computing Scratch animated stories
MFL Bon Appétit
PHSE Drug Education

Moving on

Thank you for your support. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to ask.

Mrs Kielty