Hello and welcome to Elm Class!

Teacher: Mr Wearmouth

Teaching Assistant: Miss Wynn

General Notices


Each Friday, the children will receive literacy, maths and spelling homework. Homework is due back on the following Wednesday and the class spelling test will take place on a Friday morning. 


P.E takes place on a Friday afternoon.  A school P.E kit is provided and every child must remember their trainers.

Welcome to Year 5!

Our new topic until Christmas is Africa. 

Please read our knowledge organiser below to find out more!

In science, we have been continuing our work on separating materials by using more methods. We tried magnetism, filtering, sieving, evaporation and decanting. Which do you think was the most effective?

In science, we have been experimenting with reversible and irreversible changes. We carried out and experiment to see if we could reclaim salt from water by using evaporation. Do you think we were successful?



We have been learning how to perform poetry to an audience.

Here we are performing 'Last night I saw the city breathing' by Andrew Fusek Peters!