Oak - Year 5/6 2019-2020

Mrs Davies

Rainbow Challenge - Can you brighten up everyone's day?

Colour a rainbow and put it in your window. Keep everyone smiling!

There is a template available on this page.

Please take the time to think about the old and vulnerable in our local community.

Why not write a letter or draw a picture to send to someone.

This will be sure to brighten their day!

Week beginning 18/5/2020 - Ideas/Timetables/Weblinks/games






Fitness/Keeping Healthy:




Welcome to Oak Class

We are the Year 5 and Year 6 children

 Mrs Axon-Milburn works with Year 5 and Year 6

Mrs Naylor also works with us in Oak Class



Please click the link at the bottom of the page to access a whole host of maths revision resources for Year 5 and 6


Life in Oak Class

Our usual routine involves:

- Our PE days will vary. Please ensure that you have your P.E. kit in school.

We have focused sessions on Reading, Writing/SPaG and Maths each day. We also will be exploring other areas of the curriculum such as the Arts, French, Science and the Humanities/ RE each week.


Our Curriculum

At Wimboldsley Primary School we aim to provide a broad and balanced curriculum that promotes excellence. We aim to foster a lifelong love of learning, through delivery a twenty first century education. A cross curricular approach to learning encourages the children to be independent, reflective learners and responsible citizens. We work closely with parents to support children’s learning.



During this term,  we will be learning about the following genres:-

  • Fiction - Narratives

  • Non Fiction – Non Chronological Reports

  • Poetry 

SPaG will be covered weekly to help support us throughout our work this year. Spelling will be explored using word study techniques that encourage children to explore morphology and etymology, which enable a deeper understanding.


This term in Maths we will be focussing on re-capping essential skills in order to help us with the Year 5/6 curriculum and explore more complex mathematics. We will use the White Rose scheme to explore :-

  • Fractions
  • Decimals
  • Multiplication
  • Division
  • Statistics
  • All aspects with an arithmatic focus


Our Topic

This half term in History, Oak we will be looking at Explorers, aiming to know how to place historical events and people from the past societies and periods in a chronological order. We will be looking at Marco Polo, Sir Walter Raleigh, James Cook, Robert Falcon Scott, Amelia Earhart and Yuri Gagarin.


In Science, we will be looking at ‘Evolution and Inheritance’ studying how living things have changed over time; fossils can tell us information about the past and much, much more!.


How can I help and support my child at school?


Regular spelling study tasks and maths, writing and reading will be sent home. Learning journals will be used for a variety of longer research projects.

Websites to help: topmarks, mathsbot, bbc education, multiplication.com and spellzone



To keep up to date with our learning journey don’t forget to follow up on Twitter @WimboldsleyCPS.

Please continue to share with us your tweets about your learning outside of school.



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Wimboldsley Community Primary School

Nantwich Road, Wimboldsley, Cheshire

01606 832321