Kingfisher Year 5 2017 - 2018

Welcome to the Class 5G (Kingfisher) Page. We are very excited about the coming year and all of the wonderful things that we will be doing. This page will be updated regularly with any class news ‘as and when’ throughout the year. We look forward to sharing and celebrating your child’s learning journey with you.

The Team

Class Teacher: Miss Gilfoyle

Teaching Assistant: Mrs Battersby

About Year 5

We enrich our curriculum by arranging the following educational visits:

Visits to Holy Apostles and Martyrs’ Parish Church E.g. Prayer Trail

Visits to the Floral Pavilion

A visit to the Liverpool Philharmonic Hall

Swimming gala at Guinea Gap Leisure Centre


Please ensure your child brings a water bottle to school every day.

Please label ALL clothing and belongings.

If you are interested in coming in to help please see your child’s class teacher.

Physical Education (PE)

Our P.E days are Tuesday morning and Thursday afternoon, please ensure your child has the appropriate kit on these days. All children should have a white t-shirt, black/navy shorts and black pumps. For health and safety reasons, children cannot wear jewellery for PE, so all children need to either be able to remove their earrings or they should be removed in the morning before school.


Maths and English homework will be sent out on Tuesday and returned by the following Monday. It is used to consolidate your child’s learning from the previous week. Please allow and encourage your child to attempt their homework independently before supporting them if required.


Your child has been given homework on the online mathletics platform. We have demonstrated how to get to the work in class, and have provided each child with login details. The login page can be accessed by following this link.

If the link does not work, please copy and paste the below website into your browser's address bar.

If your child has any problems accessing the website, please ask him/her to speak to their class teacher.


The children are expected to read independently at home on a regular basis. We appreciate that parents and carers are very busy, however when possible please support your child by listening to them read.


Please practice reading and writing your Year 5/6 keywords and spellings every day. If you require another copy of the spelling list please ask your class teacher.

Parent/Carer Curriculum Information

Please see the Autumn, Spring and Summer overviews below for more information about what your child will be learning in each curriculum area during each term. We cover a variety of exciting topics throughout the year and may ask your child to bring in items from home to support these.


Ancient Greece

Natural Resources


Ancient Greece/Mayans

Raging Rivers



European Geographical Comparisons


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Contact the School

Ss. Peter & Paul Primary School

Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Primary School,
Atherton St, Wallasey, CH45 9LT

Tel: 0151 639 2991

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