Shirley Community Primary School

Learning for life

Nuffield Road, Chesterton, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB4 1TF

01223 712252



Welcome to our Year 5 page. Here you can enjoy looking at photos of our learning and access games and websites that can help to take the learning on further.
Blue Whales: Mr. Fisher and Ms. Ibn Tahaikt
Tree Kangaroos: Miss Beaman
TA: Mrs Hales

Have a browse of our latest Curriculum letter for the autumn term to see what the children are learning this new school year. 


Key information

The Year 5 PE Day for this half term is:

Wednesday for Blue Whales

Thursday for Tree Kangaroos

Please make sure that your child has a named PE kit containing a jumper, t-shirt, shorts or trousers and suitable trainers/plimsolls.

Outdoor Learning - As well as accessing the Nature area on Wednesday mornings, Year 5 will be working and exploring outside so please ensure your child brings a coat to school and spare shoes.

Home-learning- will be sent home on a Thursday and will be due back on Monday morning. This will include spellings to practise through the week, as well as a book to read. 

Diary Dates
Tuesday 9th November- Parent Consultations
Thursday 11th November- Parent Consultations
w/c 15th November - Anti-Bullying Week
Friday 17th December - last day of Autumn term
Letters for Parents/Carers:
Please see our newsletter for information on our curriculum, topics and diary dates.