Year 5

Outdoor Maths

We have been practising our multiplication and division by 10, 100 and 1000. We took advantage of the weather and used chalk on the playground to challenge our peers.

The Great Fire of London (Carbeile Style)

This term, Fistral have been learning about The Great Fire of London. We recreated Pudding Lane and set The King’s Bakery alight. The fire spread quickly because of the wind and closely packed houses, similar to the real fire.

Sennen’s Great Fire of Carbeile

In line with our Great Fire of London topic, we made tudor houses out of cardboard boxes, recreated Pudding Lane and had our own Great Fire. It was red hot!

Sennen Bakery

We had an amazing day making bread. We designed our own rolls and added flavourings. They looked fantastic and tasted even better!

Fistral Bread Making

We had an amazing day making bread. We designed our own rolls and added flavourings. They looked fantastic and tasted even better! Stral

Sennen Chiaroscuro Art

In Year 5, we have been learning about chiaroscuro and the effects of using contrasted light and shadow in our drawings. We started by drawing self portraits using sketch pencils on white card and creating the shade and shadow of our faces. We followed this by using chalk on black paper to create the lighter […]

SCIENCE Which biscuit has the best dunkability?

In our science lesson, we carried out a fair test to investigate which biscuit lasted the longest when dunked in cold water. To make informed predictions, we looked at the sugar content of each biscuit and made links with our previous science knowledge about dissolving. We presented our data and made conclusions from our results. […]

Fistral Drawing by Candle Light

In our art lesson, we have been studying Chiaroscuro (strong contrasts between light and dark). We studied our faces by candle light and use chalk and charcoal to create self portraits.

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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


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