Year 5

Welcome to the class page for Year 5. You can find our class newsletters, helpful websites to support learning at home and news about our learning. 

Few reminders:

  • Year 5 have PE throughout the week so remember to bring kit in daily (or leave in school)
  • Swimming is on Wednesday mornings. 
  • Tennis is on Thursday afternoons.
  • Running is on Friday Mornings. 
  • Class PE is on Friday afternoon.
  • Homework is via Doodle.

This half-term out History unit is Crime and Punishment!


Yearly Overview

At Glenmere we have established, within each year group, an overview for the year within out 'Broader Curriculum. This includes what is covered across the curriculum in addition to maths and English. 

Class Yearly Overview

Class Newsletter

Our class newsletters celebrate all the great learning that has been going on in our class. They are full of the learning that has been taking place and how the children have been learning in many ways. 

Supporting Your Child Letter

These letters will help you to give your child the support needed at home to compliment the teaching that is taking place in school. They are full of ideas and useful website links for the topics being taught. Have a read...

Autumn Supporting your Child Letter

Spring Supporting your Child Letter

Personal Development

At Glenmere, we like to ensure our pupils to be prepared to engage as individuals, parents, workers and citizens with economic, social and cultural change, including the continued globalisation of the economy and society, are able to adapt to new work and leisure patterns and keep up with the rapid expansion of communication technologies. 

See below the overview for their personal development overview.

Personal Development Overview

Recommended Book List For Year 5

Take a look at the books that are recommended for year 5 readers. These we will be covering in Year 5 over the year or will link with the curriculum covered in Year 5...


White Rose Maths Resources

Here you will find resources to support the learning of maths using the White Rose approach that we use daily in Year 5. White Rose Maths is excited to have produced a range of work booklets for parents and children to use over the summer or during next year. These booklets can be found on Amazon for the Kindle or downloaded below.  There is one booklet for each of our blocks for Y1 to Y6.