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Knocknagoney Primary School and Nursery Unit, Knocknagoney Road, Belfast

Mrs Shield's Class

Welcome to our class page!  

We have two teachers who teach-  Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday is Mrs Shields and on a Wednesday is Mrs Little. Our classroom assistants are Mrs Finlay and Mrs Carnegie who are always there to help us.

In Primary 5/6 we learn about lots of fun and exciting things!

Our learning topics are:

  • Ancient Egyptians 
  • The Tropical Rainforest
  • Bridges 



M: Spellings, Facts, Reading, Written Spelling Homework

T: Spellings, Facts, Reading, Written Numeracy Homework

W: Spellings, Facts, Reading, Written Literacy Homework

Th: Revision of weekly Spellings and Number Facts, Reading


Curriculum Information

The main topics which we will be learning about this term in Primary 5/6 are:

Literacy Numeracy
  • Recount writing
  • Revise full stops and capital letters.
  • Exclamation marks, question marks and full stops.
  • Nouns, verbs and adjectives.
  • verbs from past- present-future.
  • Identify nouns within a piece of writing
  • Times tables and division facts
  • Place value
  • Addition and subtraction
Using ICT World Around Us
  • Design a leaflet.
  • Research for information on a chosen topic. 
  • Ancient Egyptians


7th May 2024
Mrs Kirkpatrick’s and Mrs Shield’s classes enjoyed a visit from Catherine...
30th Nov 2023
P5/6 enjoyed a whole day of fun Egyptian activities. They dressed up like mummies,...
30th Nov 2023
P5 had a fantastic experience meeting the fire service, sitting on the fire engine...
30th Nov 2023
P5/6 used water colour paint to create a magical winter background and used a fine...

Latest Photographs


Class Photograph


P5/6 Information

Start & Finish Times:

  Start Time Finish Time
Monday-Thursday 8.55am


Friday 8.55am



Pupils can come to school in regulation school tracksuit or P.E. kits (plain white t-shirt, black shorts, trainers or black plimsolls) on:

Thursday and Friday.

Pupils may also wear their regulation tracksuit on days where they have an after-school club.


This year your child will take part in swimming lessons in Lisnasharragh Leisure Complex on a Monday afternoon from 1.30pm- 2.00pm . Please see below starting and finishing dates for each year group.

P6- Monday 11th September - Monday 23rd October (7 weeks)

P5- Monday 6th November - Monday 18th December (7 weeks)