Welcome to Year Five’s blog page. We will keep you updated with the fun and exciting things we get up to everyday via our Twitter feed and blog. We would really appreciate you commenting on our posts and letting us know what you think.
Here is our learner profile for what a Year 5 child will be able to do by the end of the year.
Year 5 news...
What an amazing experience! Six children from Years 5 and 6 have just performed at a sold-out Echo Arena with none other than Roger Waters from Pink Floyd! Jessica, Roya, Josh, Ibrahim, Sarah and Brendan learned the band’s famous song ‘Another Brick in the Wall’, rehearsing the lyrics and choreography at KIND alongside 6 children from other schools, before performing the number in front of 11,000 fans last night! The children even got to meet Roger Waters himself backstage for a chat and a photograph!
Thank you to KIND for helping to give the children such an incredible experience, and thank you to Mrs Smith for looking after the children all night at the arena! The children were absolutely fantastic and we are all so proud of them! You rock!One Comment
The amazing Year 5 have been working on their rap skills this term in their music lessons! This week, they became recording artists, recording their version of the classic rap song The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air on GarageBand – brilliant!
As if that wasn’t enough, we decided to make our own rap video! Check it out on the link below!4 Comments
We finished the term in style today with a beautiful church service for Holy Week, a lovely attendance assembly and, to top it all off, our annual St. Pat’s Got Talent spectacular! Children in each class from Nursery to Year 6 have been auditioning in their classes and practising hard to make through to the finals. The standard was so high again; the talent in this school is truly incredible! We had singing, dancing, piano playing, comedy and even magic!
In the end, Thomas and Alfie from Year 1, and Viyan from Year 6 were this year’s St. Pat’s Got Talent winners with their superb performances, but all the performers were outstanding. It was great to see so many parents there to support the children too, as always.
Well done, everyone and have a lovely Easter. Meanwhile, take a look at some of the photos and videos below!
Reception: Reception Performance
Thomas and Alfie (Year 1) Year 1 Singing
Anthony, Kamal, Ismail and Byron (Year 1) Year 1 Dance
Abbas, Dahir and Muiz (Year 2) Year 2 Group
Charlie (Year 2) Year 2 Singing
Amber and Amanda (Year 3) Year 3 Singing
Joseph, Tyler and John (Year 3) Year 3 Magic
Giddeon and Adam (Year 4) Year 4 Comedy
Lillianna and Maysie (Year 4) Year 4 Dance
Year 5 rock band (Year 5) Year 5 Rock
Kerin and Daisy (Year 5) Year 5 Dance
Viyan (Year 6) Year 6 Piano
21 Pilots (Year 6) Year 6 Rap
Kieran and Hawi (Year 6) Year 6 Singing
We we had a fabulous time listening to the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra this afternoon. So many of our children told me how ‘lucky’ they felt on the way home. What a privilege!0 Comments
Today in English, we worked in groups to explore nouns and abstract nouns. We used dictionaries to define meanings, chose appropriate synonyms, up-levelled sentences and then finally performed our poems. Our teamwork was fantastic!
What a fantastic start to international week with Arabic Day. We have been very lucky to have had beautiful henna hand paintings, delicious food tasting and some excellent readings from Kareem and Yassin. We were also visited by girls from year 4 who talked about traditional clothing and jewellery. Thank you to all of our parents for helping!!0 Comments
What a fantastic morning at Liverpool Hope University! Our year 5 scientists were amazing at the micro teaching workshop. We have learnt so much about Forces and the scientific language that we are now using is great! Well done year 5!!
Today, year 5 had another visit from Carl from the unity theatre. In small groups, we explored some of our memories through drama. We also worked on our mapping skills by mapping out our favourite places in Liverpool. We’re really excited for next week’s workshop already!One Comment
In RE, year 5 took part in a debate to argue whether or not Jesus should have helped Levi to be a morally good person. We then used drama to role play how we make the right choices and support others.0 Comments
In DT club last week, we made delicious smoothies! We created our own recipes and decided what ingredients to buy. I think the favourite combination was strawberry, banana and mango!One Comment