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Welcome to Class 5/6's web page. 

Here you will find useful information about our class.



Class Information

Teacher: Mr T. Rush

Cohort: Mixed Year 5 and Year 6 children.


  • P.E. lessons are on a Wednesday and Friday. Please ensure the children have their P.E. kit in school along with suitable footwear.
  • Homework is set on a Thursday with the expectation that it is completed and submitted by Tuesday of the following week. All homework instructions can be obtained by downloading the homework documents below.
  • Could all parents please check that they are monitoring and acknowledging their children's reading at signing their Reading Records on the weekend. This is reviewed daily.


  • Year 5 Science and History themed trip to the Black Country Museum (industry in the Black Country - workshops and tours) - 18th March 2020. This is the second Science event held at the Black Country Museum where the children learn about a variety of topics and participate in workshops (it is not a standard trip to the BCLM). Twenty children have been chosen to attend this fantastic opportunity. Details of the trip can be found in the letter that was distributed on 27-01-20. A copy is available on our Letters web page.
  • Year 5 and Year 6 trip to the Grand Theatre in Wolverhampton on 21st May 2020 to see a performance of Louis Sachar's HOLES. Details of the trip will be distributed in due course.


Our current topic for this half term is...


Darwin's Delight



Darwin's Delight is a study of the work of famous scientist Charles Darwin who introduced the theory of evolution. We will enhance our learning with a visit to The Monkey Forest in Trentham.

In addition, we will study famous mountains and mountain ranges across the world as well as an in-depth study of the formation of mountains.