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Welcome to P5VP!

 

Mr Kelleher / Mr Cassidy

Welcome to our Primary 5 page!

In Term One we will be working on 'The World in Motion'. We look forward to learning about technological advances, discussing possible reasons and causes behind why people move and understand more about Viking raiders and settlers.

In Term Two Primary 5 will be exploring 'The Natural World'. Our focus is on a wide range of animals their food chains, classification and habitats. 

In Term Three our topic will be 'Farming in the Past'. Throughout this topic we look closely at Ancient Egypt. We will compare and contrast farming in Ancient Egypt to farming in modern day Northern Ireland.

We look forward to taking part in the PATHS programme for schools.
We will aim to update our class page with photographs as well as posting onto Seesaw.
 

See our Photo Gallery!



Bug Club
This is our support reading resource which children love! We hope you make maximum use of this with your children at home to supplement the normal reading of books in school and at home. The school ID is "plkx". Have fun reading!
Purple Mash School Login
This is where you can login to our school Purple Mash homepage from both home and school
The Newtownabbey Times - Our local Paper
You can read all about us here on this website of our local paper
Think.com
A great new facility for P5/6/7 pupils of GIPS to chat and create their own websites.
BBC History: The Vikings
Raiders, looters, colonists or settlers? Play Viking Quest. Launch your own raid on Lindisfarne and win the Viking Chief's prize. This site also includes maps, video shorts and dig reports.
Woodlands Homework Help
"A very warm welcome to 'Woodlands Web', Woodlands Junior School's website."
Fact Monster
"Fact Monster combines an encyclopedia, a dictionary and an atlas!"
BBC Primary Site
Lots of information for 4-11 year olds.