Year 5


We are neuroscientists! We learnt how our brains deal with emotions and how we can help keep our brains happy.  This lesson was part of our SMSC morning. We concentrated on the second S of SMSC – Spiritual and understand that the word spiritual is not about religion, but is about the way you think, […]

Ancient Greece Day

As part of our topic launch, we dressed up in Ancient Greek inspired outfits and created our own Parthenon. We also discovered how the Ancient Greek culture has influenced our lives today.


We designed and made our own CAM space and Van Gogh inspired toys.

Space themed yoga

Too wet for outdoor PE so we worked on our core strength and flexibility instead.

Recreating the Solar System

In Year 5, we can now name the planets in our Solar System! We created a memorable learning experience to compare the planets using fruit and measured the distance between the planets with toilet roll sheets.

Practical Maths

Miss Tullett’s maths group began the year brilliantly by recapping place value using a variety of maths resources. The children’s recall was amazing and they showed great understanding by creating different numbers and explaining the value of each digit in the number.

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It is also our intent that Reading is at the forefront of our learning.

Click on the below to see how we approach reading at Carbeile, including our ‘Core 7 Reading Questions’.

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Carbeile Junior School
Trevol Road
PL11 2NH

Tel No: 01752 812474