The Tyrrells School

Aspire, Care, Learn for Life

Year 5

Welcome to Year 5

Thank you for visiting the Year 5 page. This is where you will find information about our learning. If you have any questions, please contact us on the email addresses below. 


Miss Duckett and Mr. Viner

Science Investigation - Thermal Conductors

History: Sutton Hoo Artefacts (April 2022)

Geography: River Fact Files (March 2022)

World Book Day (March 2022)

'Break the Rules' Fundraising Day! (February 2022)

Science: Helicopters (February 2022)

Topic (Art & DT): Our Ancient Greek Pots (January 2022)

Christmas Gifts

Thank you so much for all your generous Christmas gifts! We wish you and your families a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

From the Year 5 Team smiley 

Christmas Week - Rockets!

Space Dome Visit (December 2021)

Space Projects (November 2021)

Performance Poetry (October 2021)


Year 5 have been learning about Performance Poetry. We have performed the poems of Benjamin Zephaniah and Michael Rosen, amongst others. These photos show us practising to perform/performing our own poetry based on a poem called 'Gran, can you rap?'.

Times Tables (18.10.21)


After half term, we will be reviewing our 8 Times Table. Please make sure you are using TTRockstars to revise the 8x table and the related division facts. 



7 x 8 = 56


56 ÷ 8 = ?

English (September - October 2021)


As our topic is Ancient Greece, we have been studying Greek Myths and writing our own over the last couple of weeks! 

PE days for 5D and 5V (Autumn 2021):


Indoor PE - Monday

Outdoor PE - Thursday


Children will be coming into school wearing their PE kits as before.

This must be a school PE kit:

- Navy blue or black shorts and a pale blue T-shirt (this does not have to have the logo)

- If the weather is cooler, they can also wear a navy blue or black tracksuit or their school jumper. Plain black or navy leggings are acceptable if weather permits. 

Autumn 1 2021 - Parent Letter

Useful Websites

Archived Content (Academic Year 2019/20)