Mosspits Lane

Primary School

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Year 5

  Welcome to Year 5! 

 Miss. Underwood- 5U

Mrs Kennedy- 5K



Updated February 2022  

 Key information regarding timings/arrival/pick up for Year 5

Arrival time: 8.45am

Pick up time: 3:30pm


Most Year 5 children are now leaving the school gates to meet an adult after school. If you're

child is not yet doing this and you would like them to in the Spring term, please contact your

class teacher for a permission slip.


PE Days

P.E will take place every Wednesday morning with Mr Kelly. 

P.E will take place every Friday afternoon with the class teacher (5U and 5K)

Swimming lessons have now finished for Y5.

Children should attend school in their PE kits on Wednesdays and Fridays.

On Monday we have Yoga, you can wear PE kit for that too.


Weekly Homework Tasks

Your child should be reading at home every night, even if only for 10 minutes. Reading is the single, largest indicator of children's progress in the future so it is vital that we encourage and praise children reading at home. Please ensure your child reads for 10 minutes each night after school. If possible, build in a time once or twice a week to read with your child and chat about their book. Pass your child's book back to school as soon as it is finished so we can move them onto another (potentially more challenging) book.


Homework activities will be checked every Friday. Homework should be completed on MyMaths each week and every other week (fortnightly). Children should spend a short amount of each week on TT Rockstars, practising their times tables. At the beginning of the term, each parent was sent a message on Class Dojo with their child's login details for the above websites. If you are unsure of any login details, please use Class Dojo to contact your class teacher.  A spelling test will take place every Friday also. A paper copy of the Y5 spellings have been sent home, however, there is another copy of the Year 5 spelling list below... your child will know if they are a group A or a group B speller.




Childline: 0800 1111

Bullybusters: 0800 169 6928