Year 5 - Beckham

Our Teachers are Mrs Thwaites and Mrs Upton.

Our Teaching Assistant is Mrs Hubble-Darkes.


Homework sent home on a Friday to be returned the following Thursday.

Reading is expected every evening at home, with books returned daily and signed.

Homework booklets are based on weekly Maths and English lessons. Parents to support children to know all times tables. Read with your child every evening.

Useful websites

My Maths
Vocabulary Spelling City
Phonics Play
Primary Games Series

PE and swimming days

PE days are Friday afternoon.

Please make sure your child has the correct PE kit.

Swimming will be Tuesday morning terms 1, 3 and 5.


Reading is important!

Please continue to read five  times a week - this is so important. Lucky dips are handed out on a Friday for those who have their book signed by an adult on five occasions in the week. You will be helping your team to win the Reading League!

Don't forget to visit our school library!

Some books that the children may like to read at home:

  • Michael Morpurgo - Walter and Me, War Horse
  • Anthony Horowitz – Alex Rider series
  • Morris Gleitzman – Blabbermouth, Wicked 
  • Garth Nix – Mister Monday
  • Andrew Norris – Aquila, The Portal
  • Alan Temperley - Harry and the Wrinklies
  • Jacqueline Wilson – loads of them!
  • Philip Pullman - Northern Lights
  • Cornelia Funke - Dragon Ride
  • Malorie Blackman - Pig Heart Boy
  • Philippa Pearce - Tom’s Midnight Garden
  • Louis Sachar – Holes
  • J K Rowling - Harry Potter series
Drinks graphic


Please can the children bring in a separate water bottle (water only) each day.

Thank you.

Reading is important!