Year 5

Our Year 5 teachers are Mrs Marshall, Mrs Hogg and Miss Gates  who are supported by Miss Riley and Miss Robinson-Smith.

 Topic -  Spring Term 1 - Is there life out there?


The children will explore the topic questions across all areas of the curriculum. For more information on our topic and how this will be covered by the key national curriculum subjects, please refer to our curriculum newsletter.

General Information

Uniform  - Please make sure that all school uniform and PE kits are clearly labelled. 

Medication - Please let the school and your child's class teacher know if your child has any condition requiring medication, including allergies or asthma. If your child needs to be on a course of medication then please complete the relevant form with the school office. 

Our PE days are Thursday (Indoor) and Friday (outdoor).  Please ensure your child has their PE Kit in school.

Reading Diaries

You can download a copy of our reading diary here 


At Woodhouse West we believe that learning at home is a key aspect of children’s development. It helps children improve and consolidate key skills, and provides a valuable opportunity for children to share with their parents/carers learning they have been doing at school  Click here for the home school agreement.

Children can choose from a homework menu or have a go at making a soda shoot and for each task completed they earn a dojo point or even a Green Card! 

Each term, children will be encouraged to complete homework from a 'homework menu' from their class
teacher. This will be a range of activities relating to their current topic that parents can complete with their children. Please do share photographs of your children carrying out the tasks by e-mailing them to 



Below are links so you can read the most recent letters.

Snapchat online safety letter

National Space Centre


Important Dates