Canada – Year 5

Welcome to Canada Class in Year 5! I am Miss Thomson and I am the Teacher in Canada Class and the Teaching Assistant is Mrs Smith. We are looking forward to an exciting and creative year in Year 5. Please keep checking our class page for updates and photographs of our learning throughout the academic year.

Class List

Ethan, Stefan, Savannah, Stefan, Ethan, Amy, Sarah, Keira, Oliver, Laura, Lexie, Jack, Eleanor, Bradley, Olivia, Caitlin, Reese, Olivia, Ethan, Bethani, Samuel, Nieve, Jasmine, Alessio, Leah, Steve, Scarlet, Isabella-Mae and Emer.

Important Information

All the children in Year 5 will have a locker, so they will need to remember to bring in their locker key every day.
All children should read for at least 10 minutes every day and at least once during the weekend. Children are encouraged to read a book of their own choice.


We will have PE every Friday, although this may sometimes change so PE kits should be in school every day. Your child will need: Black shorts, white t-shirt and suitable footwear. Please ensure all kit is named. Kits can be taken home at the end of every half term.


Your child will need: Swimming costume (no bikinis), Towel, Hat (if hair is long, girls and boys), flip-flops (or other shoes) to walk to the pool and a plastic bag to store wet clothing.

What will we be doing?

Throughout Year 5, we will be learning about Space (mission X), the Vikings and Anglo Saxons (Raiders and Traders) and the Ancient Greeks (Groovy Greeks).