Year 5 Work!

Some more fantastic work this week – well done! Please remember that images can be sent to: year Take care, stay safe, The Year 5 Team  

Year 5 Learning!

Some fantastic work this week – well done! Please send any further images of home-learning to: Take care, stay safe, The Year 5 Team  

Year 5 Artwork

Here are some examples of the art task we set this week. Well done! Photographs can be sent to us at: We look forward to seeing more soon.  

Rainbow Science

We would love to see some more pictures of your rainbow science work.

Home Learning

It’s lovely when we see some of the learning you have been up to at home. You can send us some photos of your learning to

Cross-Phase Reading Afternoon

At the end of each half term, the children at Newsham Primary are very lucky because we get the chance to read with our friends in other year groups. This half term, year 5 came to read with us in Lifeboats. When we were finished, they filled in our reading records so our adults would… More

Monkton Stadium

On Friday, 24 children Year 5  were lucky enough to visit Monkton Stadium, alongside Year 6, and competed in many different athletic events. Even though we were late for the competition, due to circumstances beyond or control, the children immediately threw themselves into the events (some quite literally) and even managed to come second out… More

Goblin Cars

Year 5 have had the most AMAZING week! As part of the GreenPower Project, our children visited the Port of Blyth and took part in many different STEM workshops. These included, Forces and Friction, Electricity, Gears and most importantly, building our very own electric cars. We will then get to race one of these at… More


As part of our week long celebration of Space, last night year 5 got to take part in Newsham’s first ever Space Camp. Everyone in the year group came back to school at 6 o’clock and made our way to the school hall. That was when we were introduced to the carousel of incredible space… More