Elms (Miss Summers), Oaks (Mr Chater) and Sycamores (Mrs Croft and Mrs Howell)
Learning Support: Miss Stevens, Miss Tunnicliffe and Mrs Edmonds
|Year 5 Learning|
This week we will be learning:
Maths - The focus will be finding the equivalence between fractions, decimals and percentages.
English - The children will be learning how to use semi-colons in a list then using this when writing an inspection report for a Victorian workhouse.
Foundation subjects - half term overview
Geography - This half term, the children will be learning about the Victorian era in Britain. They will be finding out what life was like for people during this time and how social conditions and technology changed between 1837 and 1901.
Science - We will be learning about materials. They children will explore the properties of materials, how they can be separated and changed. This will include reversible and irreversible changes.
D&T - Our focus is on mechanisms and we will be finding out how to use cams to create a toy.
Computing - The children will be learning how networks operate and developing strategies to search the World Wide Web safely.
MFL - The children will be learning Spanish throughout Year 5. This half term we will be on saying what the weather is like.
PSD - This half term's unit is 'Dreams and goals'. The children will be looking ahead to their future and considering careers, as well as how goals can be achieved
PE - Indoor PE this half term is dance. Outdoor PE will focus on using throwing, catching, striking and fielding skills to play games.
|Year 5 Remote Learning (For pupils who are self-isolating)|
Year 5 have signed up to the Daily Mile, as advertised on ITV.
Our school can now be found on the following website as a participant. Below are some of the found benefits from the Daily Mile.
|Term||Autumn 1||Autumn 2||Spring 1||Spring 2||Summer 1||Summer 2|
|Learning Theme||Ancient Maya||Earth in Space||The Victorians||Ancient Greece|
|Science||Forces||Earth in Space||Materials & their properties||Animals including humans||Life Cycles|
Personal & Social
|Art & Design||Sculpture||Sketching||Drawing & Painting||Great artists - William Morris||Drawing, painting, sculpture & printing|
|History||Ancient Maya||N/A||The Victorians||Local Study||Ancient Greece|
|Design & Technology||Controllable vehicles - Electrical Systems & Mechanisms||Victorian Inspired Moving Toys - Cam Mechanisms||Baking & packaging muffins - Food Technology & structures|