Year Group Blog

Year 5 experiences green screen!

Last week, year 5 planned and wrote poems about World War 2. This week, we performed them! Each child had the opportunity to perform their own poem against a green screen backdrop, then we merged these with the artistic Blitz …

Happy Yom Kippur!

We entered the world of poetry this week as we analysed the various poetic devices in several war-based poems, then created our own. The poetic devices we used included:

  • Alliteration – the repetition of a sound or letter at the

Diary of an infantry soldier

We channeled a World War 2 soldier this week as we wrote a sequence of diary entries, using a range of descriptive language and grammatical features as we followed our characters journey from signing up to their first battle.

Our …


Diaries were our focus in English this week. We recapped the features and wrote a diary entry of our exciting trip to Duxford Imperial War Museum!

Next week we will be developing our skill of diary writing when we write …

To Victory…?

Now settled into our daily routine, year 5 have had a busy week of getting back into the academia and playfulness that makes up our school.

In Maths, we revised place value up to 4-digits – namely identifying the value …

Hello and welcome to year 5!

A very warm welcome to all Fuji families to Year 5!

This week we have been reflecting on how we learn, how we will learn, and how we want to learn. We discussed talking partners, reviewed the golden agreements and …