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

N. Archer

Poplar - Class Teacher

E. Caldwell

Pine - Class Teacher

Support Staff

You'll find a full list of staff, including Learning Support, on our Staff page

Parent Presentation

Autumn 2018

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


As part of our D and T lessons we have prepared some salads and eaten them. We...
3 weeks ago

Growing plants

As part of our science topic, we have been planting bean seeds to find out what...
3 weeks ago

Guess the vegetable!

To start off out Allotment topic, we had a go at guessing the names of...
3 weeks ago

Science – Materials and their properties

For our Science topic we have been exploring the properties of a range of...
2 months ago

Year 5 Highlights