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Year 5

PDFGlossary of Teaching Terms and Abbreviations


Claire Cawley, Paul Salisbury & Channi Davis.

Year 5 Teaching Assistants

Lizzie Wiles, Chris Hearnshaw, Sunni Gandhi (afternoons)

Year 5/6 Phase Leader

Wendy Gibson


Detailed information will be sent out at the beginning of each half term.

View our most recent Topic Web here: PDFSummer 2 – Topic Web- Year 5- Putting Manchester on the Map

View our 2017/18 Curriculum Overview here: PDFYear 5 Curriculum Overview 17-18

Click here to see the National Curriculum for Year 5.

If you have any questions about our curriculum please contact our Headteacher, Deborah Howard, to pass on to the Curriculum Lead.


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Year Group Targets

PDFYear 5- Writing

PDFYear 5- Reading

PDFYear 5- Maths

Homework Timetable

Homework is sent out on Mondays and is collected fortnightly.

You may find the following documents helpful when reading with your child:

PDFReading Comprehension Parent Handout

PDFReading Comprehension Bookmark

PE Days

PE Equipment

Indoor– shorts, t-shirts and trainers or pumps. Jogging bottoms and a jumper optional for outdoor games. Please ensure these are named.


Please make sure your child’s name is on their lunchbox. All lunch boxes are kept in the classroom.

Home Time

Children will be collected from the main playground between the two metal structures.

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Coats and PE kit should be put in the cupboards provided in the classroom.
Please name your child’s coat.


All money brought to school for trips/visits must be put in a sealed envelope with the child’s name and class on and then placed in the post box in the Reception entrance area. No money is to be sent to the class teacher.

Toys and other personal belongings should not be brought to school.


Contacting a Teacher

Please make an appointment via the school office by emailing, to arrange a mutually convenient time. If your child is going to be absent from school please ring the office on 881 4266 and leave a message on the answer phone before 9.30 am. If you are collecting children for an appointment please remember to sign your child out at the school reception.


Our PPA (Planning, Preparation and Assessment) time will be on Friday mornings and covered by Midge Murray, Kieran Bentley and Nicky Appleby.