Year 5 Birch and LimeMiss Critchlow and Mrs Young
Welcome to Year 5!
Miss Critchlow and Mrs Young are our Year 5 teachers, and they are supported by Miss Roddam. Miss Critchlow teaches Year 5 Birch and Mrs Young teaches Year 5 Lime.
Information about what Year 5 will be learning can be found in our ‘Curriculum’ section.
On Thursday 9th February 2017, Year 5 became scientists at the Science Centre and Discovery Museum in Newcastle!read more
Wow! What an awesome response we have had to our reading challenge! After we unveiled an amazing new reading scheme at Christmas, we launched it with a brand-new reading challenge. Every time we bring in our reading book, signed by someone who looks after us to say...read more
On Thursday 19th January, Miss Roddam took ten of our Year 5’s to Thorp Academy for ‘buddy’ training – which consisted of lots of mini games including teaching an alien how to play football, tag rugby and team tag games!read more
“We wish you a merry xmas, we wish you a merry xmas, we wish you a merry xmas and a happy new year!”read more
To celebrate the end of term, our whole school (once again) enjoyed a fun ‘Scooter, Tiara and Xmas Jumper’ themed day! Check out our slideshow to see how much fun we had!read more
On Thursday 8th December 2016, our entire Key Stage 2 (along with Mrs Tetley!) visited Newcastle College and enjoyed a magical production of “A Fairytale Christmas” by the very talented performing arts / dance students! Come and take a look at some of the characters we met…read more
As part of our Anglo Saxon and Viking topic we had a visit from Richard who taught us lots of facts about vikings. We explored lots of Viking artefacts and tried on some Viking clothing. We also looked at Viking weaponry and learned to excavate Viking belongings, before writing our names in old Viking runes! Come and check out our fabulous photographs!read more
On 19th October 2016, at St Paul’s Church, Winlaton, Father Tom led us in a whole school ‘Harvest Festival’ service.read more
Congratulations to our Year 5 swimmers on achieving their 100m, 400m, 800m and ‘Rookie Lifeguard’ Gold Stage 3, ASA swimming awards!read more
On Monday 17th October 2016, 26 boys and girls from years 5 and 6 took part in the annual 7-a-side tag rugby tournament at Winlaton Vulcans rugby club. Come and take a look at our outstanding results!read more
To celebrate our final day of this Autumn term (yes, we all made it!) our whole school has enjoyed an unusual ‘non-uniform’ day – a ‘Scooter and Tiara’ themed day!read more
On Wednesday 28th September 2016, we entered 13 children into the annual Gateshead cross country competition, at Watergate Park in Whickham.
85 teams entered the competition, with 500 children competing. Check out how we did…