Caldmore Primary Academy, Carless Street, Walsall, WS1 3RH

T: 01922 721359






Monday – P.E kits!!
Wednesday- P.E (outdoor kit for coaches)

– Homework needs to be back in school.

Friday – Homework given out.

Reading Diary to be signed for a minimum of 5 readings per week



Our current Topic is STARGAZERS!

Let’s travel into space and take an adventure through the planets orbiting our Sun!!  We will learn how to make our own space helmets as well as uncovering the race that led up to the journeys into space!!!!  Fasten your seatbelt and strap in for this bumpy ride….to infinity and BEYOND!!!

History – Space Race

Science – How we get day and night, phases of the moon, spherical objects!!


We will also be studying:


English – Orange’s in No Mans Land

Oranges in No Man’s Land brings Elizabeth Laird’s emotional and gripping adventure to her next generation of fans.

Since her father left Lebanon to find work and her mother tragically died in a shell attack, ten-year-old Ayesha has been living in the bomb-ravaged city of Beirut with her granny and her two younger brothers. The city has been torn in half by civil war and a desolate, dangerous no man’s land divides the two sides. Only militiamen and tanks dare enter this deadly zone, but when Granny falls desperately ill, Ayesha sets off on a terrifying journey to reach a doctor living in enemy territory.

Maths – We follow Singapore Maths where children work in partners and learn together!

We will be looking at place value, addition and subtraction, translation, multiplication and division, word problems and fractions.

Science – Life Cycles!

We will be looking at different animals life cycles!  We will be looking at the work of Jane Goodall with chimpanzees as well as looking at different classifications of animals!


French – Greetings, numbers and colours.

Music – rhythm and composition.

ICT –   Coding simple programs and debugging.

PE – Swimming and athletics.

Geography – Contours

Art and DT – Designing our own mini beast hotel!

We are always on the lookout for cardboard boxes and tubs/tins.  If you have any of these please feel free to bring them into 5B and we will find use for them in our D&T lessons!