Holywell Primary and Nursery School

Welcome to Year 5

For the second half of the Summer Term we will be continuing with our exciting topic;

What on Earth?

(Nature’s unpredictable events)

The children are very busy at the moment preparing for our Wow Event (details and dates to follow)

What on Earth 2017 curriculum map


Autumn Term 1 Topic Plans

puppets curriculum map, puppets at your fingertips

Autumn Term 2 Topic Plans

Lowry curriculum map,

Spring Term  Topic Plan









News & Updates

Parents’ Evening Letter

Parents Evening Autumn Term
Posted On 03 Oct 2017
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Classes for next academic year

New classes for next year
Posted On 03 Jul 2017
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KS2 Sports day

KS2 sports day
Posted On 30 Jun 2017
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Year 5 – Woodland Music at Forest School

Year 5 spent the afternoon at our Forest School site with our visitor Nathan and created some wonderful music. The children focused on the sounds of nature, drums and their voices to create their pieces of music.  
Posted On 06 Jun 2017

Flower dissection – Year 5

Year 5 had a very interesting and productive afternoon dissecting a range of flowers. We used magnifying glasses to look closely at the parts of a flower and this helped us to understand the processes of pollination and fertilization. We found many key features including the;...
Posted On 06 Jun 2017

Term Date change

Term date change
Posted On 19 May 2017
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Start/End day letter

Y5 & Y6 start end day letter
Posted On 19 May 2017
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Bread making in Year 5

Wonderful smells wafted down the corridor today from the Year 5 classrooms. The children followed a World War 2 recipe and baked some delicious bread. It was in 1942 that the government introduced the ‘National Wheatmeal Loaf’ which used all of the wheat grain...
Posted On 27 Mar 2017