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Year 5

Children in this class are aged between 9 and 10.

Class 9 - Mrs Keary      Class 10 - Miss Novak

Teaching Assistant: Miss Myerscough

Our topic this term: 



Let’s travel back 5000 years to the dusty realms of Ancient Egypt. Cruise along the Nile, entering a world of mysteries and curses, mummies and kings.

Find out about life on the river’s fertile banks, discovering Egypt and its fascinating culture.

Unravel the secrets of ancient tombs, using historical sources and age-old artefacts. Find out about powerful pharaohs and grandiose gods! Make yourself a nemes and you’ll really look the part!

Become an apprentice and work for Ramose; he’s the chief embalmer at the Beautiful House. Help him prepare a body for its journey into the afterlife.


Now open the doorway to Ancient Egypt – who knows what treasures you will find?



Important Information



Class 9 - Sent on Friday and returned by Wednesday.

Class 10 - Sent on Friday and returned by Wednesday.


Please complete homework neatly using a pen or a pencil.  Homework not returned to school on time will be completed during break time.  



Please ensure a full PE kit is in school at all times.

Class 10 - PE on Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday. 

Class 9 - PE on Tuesday and Wednesday

During the Autumn Term our lessons will be outside so please ensure that your child has their PE kit in school. As the weather gets colder pupils are advised to wear dark coloured leggings or track-suit bottoms and a jumper.


Author of the term:

Phillip Pullman


Which titles have you read? Which are your favourites? Please share the news with your class mates.


Reading books: 

Please listen to your child read and make a note every day.   All children need to bring their reading book to school with their child’s reading record. These reading records will be checked regularly and there is an expectation that children note at least three comments a week.  




  • Ravensfield Primary School
  • Clarendon Street, Dukinfield, Cheshire, SK16 4JG