Tag: Year 5

The Struggles of Football, by Marcelo

kids playing football

On Tuesday I went to football. I played two matches with the older boys. In the first match, I scored two goals for my team. They had more people than us but we still won. It was really hard. In the second…

African Masks in Year 5, By Louis

African Tinga Tinga mask

This week, February 10th-14th, class 5GB have been drawing animals in our home learning books for our arts week goal, African Tinga Tinga animal masks! Inspired by Edward Tinga Tinga, we bought animal masks which we put gum tape on and then…

The Films this year, by Jessica and April

Olympic Cinema

We are having a film night where we show the films that we have created. Year 6 are making a trailer for the Charles Dickens’ classic “A Christmas Carol.” The play will be set in modern day instead of the…

Mr. Rashid Learning the Ropes, by Ashley

Mr. Rashid

Mr. Rashid is new to Barnes Primary this year, so we asked him a few questions. What is your role here? I am a student teacher training to be a teacher. What is your favourite subject? Mathematics. I did a…

Public speaking competition, by April and Angelica

This Thursday , June 27th, in Year 5 we are going to have heats for the public speaking competition in the classrooms. Two houses are going to be in one classroom and the other two in the other classroom. The whole of Year…

Art Exhibit at the OSO by Sebastian

On Friday, June 21st, we held the annual was Art Exhibit and loads of people came to see it. My class (Y5) made a massive canvas using cut up felt. Reception made a huge turtle made out of paper bags.…

Year 5 Tests: What a bore, by Jack

This half term every year has their exams… We (year 5) have our tests this week, but at least I have my Maths test today. Yesssssssssss! So this week we have had: Spellings, Short Writing, Long Writing, and we will…

The Summer Concert, By George,Malcolm and Ethan

Today we will be writing a story on the summer concert. Out of us three, all will be preforming a song (Malcolm and Ethan together). This year, Mr Nelson decided to do two concerts – one for year 3 and 4 and…

Mrs Garofalo:Teacher of the Week, by Charlotte and Seb

Mrs. Garofalo is one of our Year 5 teachers. She’s been working at Barnes Primary since 2009 and been a full-time classroom teacher since 2011. Q. What were you before you were a teacher? A. Before I was at university. Q.…