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Knocknagoney Primary School and Nursery Unit, Knocknagoney Road, Belfast

Primary 5

Welcome to Primary 5!  

The teachers in Primary 4 are Miss Kirkpatrick, Mrs Tinney and Mrs Thompson. Mrs Milne assists Miss Kirkpatrick. 

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

Our learning topics are:

  • Enough for Everyone
  • Inspirational Women in History
  • Human Body and Living Things

We hope to post lots of fantastic work on our year group page throughout the year!


Curriculum Information

The main topics which we will be learning about in Primary 5 are:

Literacy Numeracy
  • Persuasive Writing
  • Learning about verbs, nouns and adjectives
  • Learning how to use the dictionary and thesaurus
  • Spelling and Grammar work.
  • Reading for information and understanding
  • Times tables and division facts
  • Vertical multiplication
  • Perimeter and Area
  • All about 2D and 3D shapes
Using ICT World Around Us
  • Using iPads to research and to create book creators
  • Sphero, Dot and Dash coding
  • Inspirational Women in History


12th Feb 2021
As we were looking at instructional writing as our topic for independent writing...
29th Jan 2021
P5K have been working very hard at home on a new genre of writing! We have been learning...
16th Dec 2020
This week we have enjoyed lots of fun Christmas activities! We made Christmas biscuits...
11th Dec 2020
P5 have enjoyed using IZAK9 this term to improve their numeracy problem solving skills....

Latest Photographs


P5 Information

Start & Finish Times:

Class Start Time Finish Time Gate
Miss Kirkpatrick 8.45am

2.45pm (Mon, Tue & Wed)

1.45pm (Thu & Fri)

Mrs Tinney and Mrs Thompson 9.00am

3.00pm (Mon, Tue & Wed)

2.00pm (Thu & Fri)



Times and topics for each class are displayed below:

Miss Kirkpatrick Monday Games
Mrs Tinney and Mrs Thompson Monday Games

Pupils can come to school in regulation school tracksuit or in school uniform with trainers.