Our Teacher is Mr Thomas


A very warm welcome to Horse Chestnut Class (Year 5). We are a very busy and enthusiastic class where exciting learning is always taking place. We all make mistakes and love to learn from them.

Autumn term 2

TOPIC: How does Art communicate?


Our topic this term is titled How does Art communicate? This topic will cover many curriculum areas including history, art, geography and RE.


Children are expected to read most days. Diaries will be checked during guided reading sessions. We also count recorded reads for our reading competition! Please also use this diary to communicate with me if you wish. 

If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to pop in or arrange a meeting to speak with me!


In Maths we will be focussing on place value.


This term we will be learning about Forces.


We currently do Pe on a Tuesday and Thursday afternoon.


We currently have Ukulele lessons, every Thursday. Taught by Mr Lounds.

SPAG + Spellings

On Tuesday Mrs Bray comes in for the morning, focussing on SPAG.

Spellings will be given out every Tuesday and will be tested the following Tuesday- the children will learn strategies within class to help them apply their spellings.

Useful websites



Try out these SPaG activities to improve your skills. -



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