Our Mission Statement:

Learning Together to Dream, Believe and Achieve. 

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Sycamore Class

 Welcome to Sycamore Class! 

Mr Powell is our Teacher and Mrs Blanch is our Teaching Assistant.



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These are some activities from St Thomas Boughey for the Year 5s. They are instead of a taster day.         Quiz 1        Quiz 2      Quiz 3

To find out more information about supporting your child/children's mental health regarding COVID-19, please follow the link below to the Young Minds website.


Home Learning

Please see below our new and exciting home learning page.

We now offering two options for home learning. We recommend that you follow the Oak Academy scheme, but we will continue to offer our orginal scheme if you prefer.


The Oak Academy learning schedule provides lessons for English, Maths and foundation subjects. They are providing fantastic resources, which include videos and tutorials from over 200 experienced teachers, that are easy to use and backed by the government. See this link for more information for parents (https://www.thenational.academy/information-for-parents-pupils/).

Click the link below for your year group. Find the current week and click on the day to see the work.

Year 4

Year 5

Also, for your times table practiceclick here.




Monday - Answer the questions on this text (answers here).

Tuesday & Wednesday - Complete all the reading activites from this BBC Bitesize page.

Thursday - Read your own book (you could read to somebody else).

Friday - Be creative! You could design a book cover, draw a picture about your reading book, write a character description, write a letter to a character.

Writing (remember to include the skills for your year group)

Monday - Do the activies on this picture (if it asks you to write a story, that is for tomorrow).

Tuesday - Write a story about yesterday's picture.

Wednesday - Choose one English activity from this week's BBC Bitesize page (you can choose any). Click the link to your year group.

Year 4: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z63tt39/year-4-and-p5-lessons/1

Year 5: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/zhgppg8/year-5-and-p6-lessons/1

Thursday - What was life like in World War One? Write a timeline for a typical day in a trench. Use this link to help.

Friday - Free writing. You could write a poem, letter, set of instructions. Anything you like.


My Mini Maths...

Year 4: https://myminimaths.co.uk/year-4-mini-maths/

Year 5: https://myminimaths.co.uk/year-5-mini-maths/

Also, for your times table practiceclick here.


Instead of the two schemes above, you can also choose to follow the BBC Bitesize page. There are three activities every day (Maths, English and wider curriculum).

Year 4: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/z63tt39/year-4-and-p5-lessons/1

Year 5: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/tags/zhgppg8/year-5-and-p6-lessons/1

Here is a link to other websites the government has suggested for home learning. They cover a wide range of areas.

Reading, writing and spelling information

You will also need to continue reading your own bookReading is extremely important and you should be making time to read each day.

For writing, use the Writing Expectations provided in the links (Year 4 and Year 5). Also, see the sheet for writing expectations on the front page of your book (Year 4 & 5 Spring and Year 4 & 5 Summer).

Here is the complete spelling list for Year 4 and Year 5 (if you wish to continue learning the spellings that the children have being doing for homework).

Here is a set of spellings that the class were doing as mini spellings tests a couple of time a week. They include all the different prefixes, suffixes and word types they need to know.

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