Haslam Park Primary School

Welcome to Year 5 Bell Class Page


Please use the websites below to support your child’s learning at home.

Your child will have individual logins to some of these sites, which have been sent to you in the post.

Lessons will be set using the Education City website after the Easter holidays. Please feel free to login and view in the meantime.

Children can access Spelling Shed, Times Tables Rockstars and Purple Mash straight away.

Any issues please contact Mr Hoodless via the CLASS DOJO messaging service. All parents have been sent an invite to join the Dojos. Please could I ask that all parents reply to the invite so that I can keep you updated. 


Many Thanks 

Mr Hoodless


Spelling Shed - Children can practise specific spelling rules and compete in spelling games with their friends.



Times Tables Rockstars - A great Maths resources for your child.



Purple Mash - Your child can access ICT resources, coding games and lots more!



Education City - Class teachers will be posting regularly to set learning tasks for your child.


Oxford Owl Reading - Access lots of wonderful, free eBooks to read with your child.


Class Dojo - This can be used to connect teachers, students and parents to maintain communication.



Year 5 Bell 

Welcome to our Class page. Our teacher is Mr Hoodless and our Teaching Assistants are Miss Mercer and Miss Sherwood.

Spring 2


Maths - Multiplication, Division and Fractions

English - The Boy at the Back of the Class

Reading - Cracking Comprehension

Geography - Natural Disasters 

Science - Properties of Materials

PHSE - Well-being with ED Start, Bolton

Computing - Computer Science (Coding)


Design and Technology - Food Preparation

Languages - Spanish

Spring 1

Maths - Four Operations,  Area and Perimeter
English - The Boy at the Back of the Class
Reading - Cracking Comprehension
History - Comparing Monarchs 
Science - Space

PE - Netball and Spooky Dance

Computing - Computer Science (Coding)

Art - William Morris

Languages - Spanish

Online Homework

We have Spelling Shed to help us practice our spelling and Times Tables Rockstars to help improve our multiplication and number skills.

Wizards of Once Display



Working out the ages of our class to see who would have been the monarch.

Autumn 2

Maths - Four Operations and Graphs/Tables
English - The Wizards of Once
Reading - Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief
Geography - World War II
Science - Animals and Living Things

Computing - Digital Literacy linked to World War II

Design and Technology - Make Do and Mend

Languages - Spanish 

Make Do and Mend

As part of the World War II topic we created our own toys from old socks.

The Secret Life of Pets 2

We had a fantastic trip to the cinema with Year 5 Tyldesley Class. We then created a film review when we returned to school.

Road Safety Week


Outdoor Learning

We had a fabulous day identifying all of the different leaves that we have in our school grounds. 


It was a very cold day and we made some habitats to keep the local animals warm using natural materials.

STEM Halloween

We created SPOOKY SYMMETRY as part of our Halloween STEM afternoon.

As part of out World War II topic we had a wonderful afternoon with 'The History Guy'. We took part in lots of activities and saw lots of items that were from the war.

Autumn 1

Maths - Place Value
English - The Wizards of Once
Reading - Percy Jackson and the Lightning Thief
History - World War II
Science - Living Things and Their Habitat

Dr Erinma Bell MBE

Dr Erinma Bell is a peace activist who has been recognised for her work tackling gun crime in Manchester.

Photo by Eve Walker and Beckie Wright.