Broadway, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN7 4HX

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Dunsville Primary School

Working as one to achieve excellence through enjoyment

Executive Headteacher - Mr K Flint
Headteacher - Mrs V Wilson

Welcome to Quartz Class

 

Quartz Class is a Year 5 class. This year the children in Quartz class are being taught by Mrs Eastwood. 

Useful Information

In this section you will find links to key information about what is happening in our class this year.

 

Yearly Overview

Parent Forecasts

Home Learning Activities

Here you can find the latest home learning tasks that have been set for Year 5. Although children can complete the tasks in any order and at any time, it is expected that they complete the equivalent of one task per week.

Weekly Homework

 

Reading

Spellings

Times Tables - To enable children to progress within maths it is essential that they can recall their times tables up to 12 x 12. Weekly practice will help children to improve their recall. The websites below have a range of games that can support children with this:

https://www.topmarks.co.uk/maths-games/7-11-years/times-tables

https://www.timestables.co.uk/

Don't forget to play on Times Tables Rockstars!

https://ttrockstars.com/

 

STEM Challenge

As part of STEM week we have completed a bridge building activity. We had a challenge to make a bridge that was at least 20cm high and 20cm wide. To begin our challenge we made bridges out of spaghetti! We had a great day working as a team and some fantastic bridges were made! 

Our Year in Action

 

The Space Museum. Year 5 recently enjoyed a visit to the Space Centre in Leicester. We really enjoyed the planetarium show and learnt lots of interesting information about Space. 

Our Year in Action 

 


Quartz Class have visited Murton Park in York. We had a fantastic day exploring life in Viking times, We spent the day in role as Vikings. We dressed up as Vikings and did a range of activities. We spent time guarding the Viking village, made clay pots, baked bread and did some farming!