Welcome to Year 5 - Zürich

Class Teacher: Miss Hynes


Our class is named after the infamous University of Zürich. The University of Zürich, located in the city of Zürich, is the largest university in Switzerland, with over 25,000 students. It was founded in 1833 from the existing colleges of theology, law, medicine and a new faculty of philosophy.

Things you need to know: 

P.E. kits will be needed in school Monday-Friday

Homework will be given each Monday, consisting of a weekly spelling list and multiplication focus. These will be tested each Friday. Other activities may be given for the children to complete throughout the week. 

Optional homework is given termly and is a fantastic tool to help further your child's education. 


Optional Homework - Spring Term 2020

Long Term Planning for Spring Term 2020

Our text is Holes by Louis Sachar. 

 Spring 2 Topic Talk - Holes.docxDownload
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This term, our school focus is: Freedom and Diversity

In Year 5 we are exploring many new aspects of the curriculum throughout our core and foundation subjects. Key vocabulary in these subjects are very important, to help we have created vocabulary mats which emphasis and explain new terminology. These mats also include additional information such as important places and people associated with our current focus. 

Geographical Vocabulary Mat

Scientific Vocabulary Mat

Mathematical Vocabulary Mat

National Curriculum Spelling List

Year 5 Recommended Reading List

Useful Links...

Children can use these websites at home to further their learning. An individual log in will be required for access. If you cannot remember this please speak to Miss Hynes. 

South Kirkby, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF9 3DP

01977 643187