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Wheatfield Primary and Nursery School, Belfast, Co. Antrim

Primary 5

Welcome to our Primary 5 page! 

Our teacher is Mrs Batchelor. 

We have lots of fun learning in P5. #strive to learn and thrive in P5. 

The topics we will be covering this year are:

  • Blue Planet
  • Ancient Egypt
  • Natural Disasters
  • Northern Ireland


30th Jan 2023
Primary 5 have really enjoyed the Equipping for Life Tennis sessions! 
30th Jan 2023
Some lucky Primary 5 pupils from Wheatfield and Holy Cross Girls had a rehearsal...
23rd Jan 2023
Primary 5 enjoyed listening to Sarah from the Ulster Orchestra demonstrate the clarinet...
15th Jan 2023
Primary 5 had a fantastic session playing Dodgeball with Neil from NM Sports! 

P5 Information

School Times


School day begins  School day finishes


8.45am  2.40pm (2.00pm on a Friday) 


Our PE days are Tuesday and Friday. 

Swimming is on Wednesday morning. (For 10 weeks) 

Gardening is every other Thursday with NBWISP in our school garden. Wellies and waterproof coats needed! 

Latest Photographs


Class Photograph


Curriculum Information

The main topics which we will be learning about in Term 2 A:  


  • Report Writing
  • Learning about Verbs Future Continuous
  • Parsing sentences
  • Writing paragraphs
  • Alphabetical order and dictionary work
  • Spellings - ‘s’ for the /z/ sound, ‘se’ and ‘ze’ for the /z/ sound, suffix ‘-less’, suffix ‘-able’, ‘a’ for the /ai/ sound
  • Suffixes
  • Contractions
  • Syllables
  • Reading for information and understanding


  • Factor pairs
  • Multiply by 10, multiply by 100
  • Divide by 10, divide by 100
  • Multiply a 2-digit number by a 1-digit number
  • Multiply a 3-digit number by a 1-digit number
  • Divide a 2-digit number by a 1-digit number
  • Divide a 3-digit number by a 1-digit number
  • Problem solving
  • Times tables and related division facts 
  • Length and Perimeter

World Around Us

  • Ancient Egyptians