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Year 5

Welcome to Year 5

Teachers: Miss Cooper & Miss Finnegan

Teaching Assistants:

Mrs Chamberlin, Mrs Turner, Mrs Freeman (am) and Mrs Coltham (Fri)


Our topic this half term is

'Cool Commerce'.


This year our topics will be Ancient Greece, World War 2, Space, Our Local Area, Saxons V's Vikings and Brazil.  We are looking forward to incorporating these topics into our learning across the curriculum in a creative and engaging way.



  • Spellings are set and tested on MONDAY. 
  • Multiplication tables are tested EVERY DAY.
  • Homework is set on MONDAY and handed in on THURSDAY. 



Year 5 will have PE on a WEDNESDAY and THURSDAY, please make sure kits are in on a MONDAY ready for the week ahead. For PE we need to wear a white t-shirt, blue or black shorts and trainers or plimsolls. For Games we can wear a white t-shirt and navy tracksuit when it gets chillier!

  • St Matthew's Church of England Voluntary Aided Primary School,
  • Portman Road, Ipswich,
  • IP1 2AX
  • Tel: 01473 251614
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