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Welcome to Year 5!




We welcome you back to the start of term 6. We hope that you had a relaxing break and enjoyed the lovely weather and you are ready for a busy, exciting and final term  of year 5.


A change for this term – Charlton Athletic are in delivering the ‘Joy of Movement’ program on Tuesday afternoons.



On this page you will be able to access newsletters, dates for your diary and any other key information we feel may be useful or relevant to you as parents and carers. 

Our classes this year:

Oaks (5JQ)

 Miss Quinn (Class Teacher and Year Group Leader)

Mrs Chappell (LSA)

Mrs Hall (HLTA) 

Miss Butland (SDS)


Willows (5LG)

Mrs Austin (Class Teacher - Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday pm)

Miss Garwood (Class Teacher - Wednesday am, Thursday and Friday)

Mrs Singfield (LSA)

Mrs Gibbard (LSA)


Maples (5RG)

Mr Gillies (Class Teacher)

Mrs White (LSA)

Ms Billsberry (LSA)

Mrs O'Neill (LSA)


We are also lucky enough to have Mrs Lancaster who will be teaching a Literacy and Maths set this year. 



The children will be learning about Carnivals in term 5 and 6. This includes, comparing different carnivals from around the world, looking closely at Brazil and studying lifestyles and culture. On the 10th June we will be having a topic day, where we are going to ask the children to dress in appropriate carnival theme, including bright colours, headdresses and glitter!

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In term 3 and 4 the children learnt about the Romans. This included the Romans way of life, settlements over time and Romanisation of Britain. In term 4, we had a great topic day were the children met a Roman and experienced their way of life. The children also dressed up as Romans.

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During term 2 our topic was Commotion in the Ocean, the children learnt about the different oceans around the world and they also learnt about people who help us and the oceans. We had visitors join us on Tuesday 6th November, which the children thoroughly enjoyed!

We welcomed parents and carers to see all of the children’s fantastic work on Tuesday 27th November between 2.15-2.45pm.


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In term 1 the children learnt about the RNLI. They will learnt about:

  What the RNLI is.

How the RNLI works.

How they are funded.

How they rescue others.

We will be visited the RNLI Whitstable on the Monday 8th October  (times for the trip are listed on the letter section). The children held a cake sale to raise money for them on Wednesday 17th October, and they raised an amazing £783.45! Well done year 5!

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Contact details

You can keep in contact with what is going on in Year 5 by accessing the year group page on the Hampton website;

Through the school Facebook site;
On Twitter through; @HamptonUpdates

If you have any specific enquiries about Year 5 then please feel free to contact Miss Quinn (Year 5 Manager). Miss Quinn can be directly contacted at alternatively you can see Miss Quinn in the morning between 8.40-8.50am or book an appointment after school.


You can also contact Mrs Stephens (Assistant Head Teacher) at


Or fill in the contact form below.

Year 5 Manager

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