Double, double toil and trouble…

As part of Year 5’s ‘Off With Her Head’ topic, they have been investigating Shakespeare’s play, Macbeth. Children have studied the story in depth, focusing on all aspects of their comprehension, including characters’ feelings, emotions and intentions. Here, we can see them learning and reciting this famous spell, spoken by the three weird sisters (witches). This was very challenging for

The planets

Year 5 today continued their study of the Solar System. They completed an outdoor task which demonstrated how the distance the planets are from the Sun, affects the length of their orbit and therefore the length of their respective years. The children conducted an experiment involving measuring, timing and recording their results. A lot of learning took place and despite