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Sequoia - Year 5

The children in year 5 worked hard to create their cams rotating popup toys in DT!

The children in year 5 learned how to create a cams device for their popup model, using some recycled materials.

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Cookery today with some of our lovely Year 5s

Summer 2 Homework Grid


Own clothes day Thursday 27th May - please donate £1 towards cookery resources

Dear All

This week is National Mental Heath Awareness Week !

Please look up the following website for activities to do with the family to look after your well being!

Earth and Space through Art!

The children in year are learning about the solar system and much of its wonder! To welcome the new topic, the children worked together in an Art session to create a display of the Solar System with myself and Ms Green.

Earth and Space Topic. Year 5


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Hello All!

Here is this half-term's homework grid.

Welcome back to everyone. Here is the curriculum leaflet for the Summer term

Dear Pupils of Elfrida School

We are very excited to welcome you back!

It has been such a long time since we have been together! Finally we can all come together again to share work and play as a year group, year 5


Monday 8th March.


Year five gates will open at 8:45am. Afternoon gates will open at 3:20pm ( Mon-Thurs) and 2:20pm on Fridays. Please remember to wear your masks when dropping off and adhere to social distances measures-Thank you.


Watch the gate reminder video below.


See you on Monday!

Yr 5/6 gate entrance

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All year 5 and 6 pupils will be welcomed into school via the year 5/6 gate.

Curriculum Leaflet

Dear Parents

This week is children's mental health week. Place to be have resources for this week. Have a look to see what is on offer -use it if interested. Click the link on the picture if that does not work try this:

Hey Year 5. Some Great Lock Down Lesson Starters the BBC

This BBC site has great lesson starters for all areas of the curriculum!

Please use the following websites whilst you are off school during the closure.

NEW! BBC iPlayer

For English

Oak Accademy

Lexia  for  reading


For Maths Practise





Maths Frame





Joe Wicks

Home Learning

Please use the links below to access online home learning activities. Please email myself if you are unsure of your log in details. 

Email myself at

Oak National Academy

Online Classroom

Nearly 10,000 free video lessons, resources and activities, covering most subjects, from Reception to Year 11.


This online platform covers most subjects including Maths, Literacy, Computing, History and Geography. Please use this link below to access this resource. 

Dear Sequoia Class and Families,

Mrs Cripps and I would like to wish you all a wonderful upcoming Christmas and New Year!


Once again, we have found ourselves coming to an abrupt ending...but all is not lost! 


Please remember to stay safe in this season and to have a well deserved break after all your hard work this term!


For the remainder of this week, please use the New-Oak Academy site to continue your learning. This can be found when you choose:



*Remote Learning


Then the Oak Academy Link!

Once there, please focus on:

*Fractions and Time in Maths

*John Lyons-Poetry (Lessons 1,3 and 5) and Whale Rider - Narrative writing (lessons 1,3 and 9)


All the Best!


Ms Campbell


Welcome to the Sequoia Class Page

Dear Sequoia Class, Mrs Cripps and I are so proud of all the lovely effort you make everyday in your learning.smiley 


Please Keep it up!

Email Ms Campbell at

Remember to use pen or type your work up, where possible and use your neatest writing! Always underline headings and proof read your work, before you hand it in!!laugh


Dear All

Please follow the current advise below regarding Covid-19 


Thank you!

Year 5 singing Christmas Songs

Singing For Christmas

Homework Options

What Went Well

Here is a look at the children separating materials in science, this half term.

Looking at Chemical Reactions With Different Substances

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Here's a video of the children acting out the character of Michael, in English.

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Homework Grid Autumn 2

Spelling List For Term 2

Sequoia Part 1

reading as part of Diversity week

Sequoia Part 2

Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube.

Curriculum Letter Autumn 2


Home learning Resource

Click the link below for home learning videos

Yr 5/6 Walkway

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Yr 5 playground door

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All year 5's will enter the school via this door.

Sequoia Classroom entrance

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Important information for children returning in September:

On Thursday 3rd September the children will be returning to school. They will be welcomed back by their previous teacher Ms Holland and will be introduced to Ms Campbell, their new teacher, on Friday 4th September.


Sequoia class children are to enter and leave school through the yr 5/6 gates. Children are to line up on Elfrida Crescent. Children will be collected from the gates by their teacher and TA. Parents will not be allowed on site. 

We are encouraging only one parent to drop off and collect their child to reduce large groups occurring outside the school gates.


Start time: 8:50am  Finish time: 3:25pm (2:25 pm on Fridays)


See you in September!