We found that the tomatoes kept quite a vivid colour and had not rotted away. The skin was wrinkled but the tomatoes were dry and successfully mummified!
Tim Peake biography
In English this week the children have been looking at biographies of famous astronauts. The children have been learning about Tim Peake and Neil Armstrong and what inspired them to become astronauts.
They have been looking at the structure and contents of these in order to write their own biography based on Tim Peake as part of their writing assistant.
Uk parliament week 12th - 16th November 2018
During UK parliament week, year 5 have been looking at how girls and women got the vote through the suffragette movement.
The children learnt about the influencial women who fought in order to give the women the right to vote.
The children then wrote letters from the point of view of a suffragette.
This term we will be learning about the solar system. The children will be learning about the different planets in our solar system, the names of theses planets and how far away they are from Earth.
In English this term, the children will be creating free verse poetry and writing biographies about Tim Peake.
In Maths the children will be learning strategies to carry out mental multiplication and division, learning how to find the area and perimeter of compound shapes, measuring and drawing angles and identifying the properties of shapes.