St Mary's C.E. Primary School

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Welcome to Year 5 and 6

In Year 5 and 6, we have three classes:

Maple, Oak and Chestnut  

You can click on each of the class names to find out information specific to the class. This page shows what we are learning, class news and some useful links.


In class we are learning...

Term 3 year 5/6 overview 



Y5/6 homework set  18.01.19  due 23.01.19


This week you have a maths sheet of mixed calculation questions.

They are:

27% of 230        75.65 x 13     2652/68      3/4 + 4/7  

1/5 of £34           5.089 x 7      Write down all the factors of 56        25% of £87

? - 7368= 2314        2880/45    4 cubed + 70        56% of 102

You must also practise our new spelling rule:   ible/ibly     able/ably

Edible      probably    credible    incredibly       possible        capable


You also have a new selection of words from our 100 words list:

Temperature     curiosity   develop    physical    apparent   suggest 

Variety     category    immediately   definite

You will be tested weekly on seven words from the rule and three from this selection of the 100 words.




The 100 words stuck in the back of your child's homework book are:

accommodate, accompany, according, achieve, aggressive, amateur, ancient, apparent, appreciate, attached, available, average, awkward

bargain, bruise

category, cemetery, committee, communicate, community, competition, conscience, conscious, controversy, convenience, correspond, criticise, curiosity

definite, desperate, determined, develop, dictionary, disastrous

embarrass, environment, equip (-ped, -ment), especially, exaggerate, excellent, existence, explanation

familiar, foreign, forty, frequently

government, guarantee

harass, hindrance

identity, immediate(ly), individual, interfere, interrupt

language, leisure, lightning

marvellous, mischievous, muscle

necessary, neighbour, nuisance

occupy, occur, opportunity

parliament, persuade, physical, prejudice, privilege, profession, programme, pronunciation


recognise, recommend, relevant, restaurant, rhyme, rhythm

sacrifice, secretary, shoulder, signature, sincere(ly), soldier, stomach, sufficient, suggest, symbol, system

temperature, thorough, twelfth

variety, vegetable, vehicle


If you would like to follow our school on twitter then use the following link: @stmarysyatepri