Year Five Lisbon is taught by John McGinn and Year 5 Padua is taught by Daniel Getty. Both classes share Shannon Wade as their CA. The Year Five classroom is upstairs in the St Francis building and they share the back playground with the rest of KS2.
In June 2017, Year 5 visited Hampton Court in order to find out more about the Tudor life.
St Michael’s Station of the Cross – Retreat Day
In March 2017, the Year 5 children took part in a stations of the cross retreat day at St Michael’s and All Angels Church in West Watford. They recreated the stations using pastels and clay.
Stations of the Cross – Lenten Assembly
In March 2017, the Year 5 children helped the school to remember how Jesus died on the cross for us, by re-enacting the stations of the cross.
World Book Day
In March 2017, the Year 5 and 6 children visited the Reception classes as part of our World Book Day activities. Each Reception child bought into school their favourite book and the older children read it with them.
In February 2017 the Year 5 children were visited by two volunteers from CAFOD to take part in a mini pilgrimage and reflect upon the flight of refugees.
Chiltern Open Air Museum
In November 2016, Year 5 visited the Chiltern Open Air Museum and took part in a Saxon themed day.
In November 2016, Children in Year 5 and Year 6 took part in an on the road cycling course for a week in order their Cycling certificate.
In October 2016, Year 5 performed a harvest dance to their parents and residents of a local care home.