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Class 5 (Year 2)

Welcome to our website. Throughout the year this page will be regularly updated so you can keep up to date with all our wonderful learning and the fantastic things that are happening in Class 5! 


Miss McQuaid and Mrs Gerrard




Our PE days are Monday and Wednesday. Please come to school in your PE kit on these days!


Jayden - Gold Reading Award

Cadhla - Reading Champion!

Michael - Gold Reading Award

Maddie - Star of the Week

Layla - Champion Reading Award

Oliver - Gold Reading Award

Luca and Lucy - Special Pencil License

Today we have been thinking about how the disciples changed through the power of the Holy Spirit.

Lilly - Special Pencil License

Charlie - Gold Reading Award

Ascension art

Maddie - Silver Reading Award

Lilly - Gold Reading Award

Eliza - Star of the Week!

Sharon - Our Reading Champion

Earth Day - how can we protect our Earth?

Science investigation... can our bean plants grow without soil?

Noah and Camilla - Gold Reading Award!

Sharon - our star of the week!

Lucy has received her Silver Reading Award!

Lilly May Burnett - Our SMART Pupil!

Internet Safety!

Frog art using oil pastels

Cadhla is our Star of the Week!

Toby has received his Gold Reading Award and Jayden has received his Silver Reading Award

Palm Sunday

Day of Reflection - ‘Our opportunity to promote and encourage this national moment will be profound.’ Bishop John Arnold

Conor and Olivia - Gold Reading Award

Jake - Our Star of the Week!

Arthur - Reading Champion - 100 books!

Alice - Reading Champion - 100 books!

Ebony and Elijah - Silver Reading Award

Meet Patrick and Siobbhan - our chicks so far!

These children have received their Special Pencil License!

Our Stars of the week! Olivia and Alice

We went on a scavenger hunt to find characters and objects from a variety of books.

Gold Reading Award for Cadhla!

Well done Connie - our star of the week!

Well done Zofia - GOLD Reading Award!

Our SMART Pupils! Lily and Arhutr

Well done Jake

Well done Zofia

Well done Zofia - our Star of the Week!

Well done Sharon - 60 books read for your Gold Award!

Well done Toby and Lily

Well done Callum - Gold Reading Award (60 books)

Well done Oliver - our Star of the Week! Well done to Olivia for reading 40 books!

Today we made and baked bread just like Thomas Farriner did in his bakery on Pudding Lane in 1666.

Well done Elijah - our Star of the Week!

Well done Elijah and Callum

Well done Ella - our Star of the Week

Well done Connie - Bronze Reading Award!

Well done Callum - our Star of the Week!

Well done Arthur on receiving your Special Pencil License!

Well done Oliver - Silver Reading Award

Well done Arthur and Alice!

Today, we were provided with different artefacts. The children looked at each artefact and recorded what they thought they were and when it was from. The children had some interesting ideas!

Today we found some clues that led us to a box and inside the box was some port, cheese and a secret diary.

Today we made crown shaped biscuits to celebrate 'The Epiphany' when the Three Wise Men visited baby Jesus.

Today we had our Class Birthday Party! These were our winners! Well done Jake. Callum and Camila

Well done Alice - Class 5's SMART pupil for Autumn 2!

Well done Cadhla - our Advent star. Someone who always follows in Jesus' footsteps!

Christmas dancing and Christmas dinner...

Christmas crafts in Class 5...

Well done Mr Riley - our Advent star!

Well done Tristan and Lucy!

Well done Sharon!

Well done Layla!

Well done Callum for reading 40 books!

Connie - our Advent star this week!

Our cake sale in class - raising money for homeless people

Today we walked to the post box and posted our letters to Santa!

Today we received a letter from Santa as he has sent us a very special elf! We have called him Jingles. We all wrote a letter to Santa telling him that he had dropped his sleigh license!

Well done for reading 40 books!

We have all made a Christmas card for someone in class. Merry Christmas everyone!

Well done to all the children who have received an award this week!

Today we flew our planes

Still image for this video

Well done to Cadhla and Maddie

Well done Layla!

Elijah is our Star of the Week!

Lilly is our Star of the Week!

Well done to Nadia and Noah, they have received their silver reading award!

Eliza has received her Silver Reading Award!

Bronze and Silver Reading Awards... Well done!

Our Stars of the Week!

Tristan and Toby have received their special pencil license!

Tristan has received his Bronze Reading Award

Well done Jayden!

Remembrance Art

Ebony is our Star of the Week

Arthur is our Star of the Week!

Olivia has received her Bronze Reading Award!

Michael has received his bronze reading award

Ebony and Oliver have received their 'Bronze Reading Award' for reading 20 books!

These are the winners from our class party!

Well done children :)

Ebony has received her special pencil license!

Charlie has received his Bronze Award for reading 20 books!

Well done to Sharon, Camila and Zofia!

Well done to Conor and Alice!

Well done Amelia!

These children have received their 'Bronze Reading Award' for reading 20 books!

Luca is our 'Star of the Week'

Today we made rockets

These children have received their 'Bronze Reading Award' for reading 20 books!

We have received our 'Bronze Reading Award'

Cadhla is our 'Star of the week'

We have received our BRONZE reading award for reading 20 books!

Our 'Star of the Week' is Connie!

Connie has received her 'Special Pencil License'

This week we have designed our own martian and spaceship. We then used our designs to make them!

Charlie is our 'Star of the week'

Sharon is our 'Star of the week'

We have received our Special Pencil License

Our 'Stars of the week'

Today we worked together to make our own prayer area.

Prayer and Worship - beginnings 'God looked at everything he has made, and he was very pleased' Genesis 1:31

“You are a Child of God…You are wonderfully made, dearly loved and precious in His sight. Before God made you, He knew you…there is no one else like You!” Psalm 139