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Sopley Primary School

Sopley Primary School


We are an enthusiastic and energetic group of Year 5/6 children with a passion for outdoor learning, current affairs and creativity! We are taught by Mrs Smailes, Miss Hodgson, Mrs Westall and Mrs Davies.

So far this year, we have enjoyed our topics – ‘Life, the Universe and Everything’ which resulted in us sending our creative writing to a world-famous astronaut, Tim Peake, and ‘Who owns the Sky?’ which has provided us with great philosophical discussions! We are looking forward to the summer term and an opportunity to amaze everyone with our skills in singing, dancing, acting and stage design at our end of year production.

Things to know…

We top up our learning at home and in school using ‘MyMaths’ and ‘Times Tables Rockstars, which are online resources for specialist maths study, and we make sure we read books of our own choice every day.

Our main P.E. lesson is on a Friday, but also have extra sessions on other days or simply keep our fitness levels up by running a mile around our school field!

We love our outside resources here at Sopley and many of us are members of Gardening Club. Here we tend to our own vegetable gardens and our salad beds inside a poly tunnel. We often provide our school cooks with radishes, tomatoes, potatoes and different types of beans (although some get eaten before they make it inside…