Year 5

Welcome to Year 5, here you will find all of the information about our year group, as well as seeing highlights of things that we have done.

Class Teachers

H. Middleton

Poplar - Class Teacher

E. Caldwell

Pine - Class Teacher

Support Staff

S. King - Pine Support Staff
T. Burnham - Poplar Support Staff
J. Potts - Poplar Support Staff

What We're Learning...

Find out more about the curriculum for this year group on our Curriculum page.

Calculation Guides

How we teach calculations at Lawford Mead Primary School:

Calculation Policy

Year 5 and 6 Calculation Policy

End of Year Expectations

A summary of the skills children will be learning during Year 5:

Year 5 Age Related Expectations


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CEOP Safety Centre


Download our handwriting policy and guide here. See how we teach handwriting at Lawford Mead so you can support your child at home.


Download for information and guidance for supporting your child with reading at home:

Parents Reading Guide

Questions for Reading

KS2 Recommended Reading List

Year 5 Blogs

Layer Marney Tower

To start off our new topic in Year 5, we took a trip to Layer Mayney Tower, a...

Space Paintings!

After looking at Poplar’s great space paintings, Pine had their go at...
Last month

Science Posters!

As part of Science Week, Year 5 had a homework project to make a poster about...
Last month

Science Week!

What a busy Science week we have had in Year 5! We have made and tested out...
a month ago

Year 5 Highlights