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 5 year 5/6 overview 


Termly Overview Term 6 by Anonymous Gfndfjb79V on Scribd



This week's spellings (5.10.18)


The spelling rule for this week are words where the 'y' changes to an 'i' or the 'f' changes to a 'v'.  For example:

 thieves, wives, babies, countries, leaves, conservatories, harmonies, wolves.

You will also need to continue to learn the 100 key words below.


Maths Homework: please see the sheet sent home in your child's homework book

Spellings for Revision

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


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