Welcome to Year 5!
This page will give you more information about the exciting learning taking place in our class.
Class teachers: Teaching Assistants:
5 Cedar: Miss Duckworth Mrs Fulat
5 Larch: Miss Sheth Mrs Khanani
Our Christian value this half term is:
Below are the areas of focus for this half term:
English: Writing a setting description for Mr Wonka's invention room
Maths: Multiplication and division
RE : Hinduism and sacred texts
Science: Reversible and irreversible changes
Big questions: Why is Fairtrade important? How is Fairtrade fair?
Tolerance of different faiths and beliefs
French: Places in town
Music: Pop Ballad: To make you feel my love
PE: Dance and Cricket- please ensure children have their PE kits in from Monday to Friday and that they are taken home weekly for a wash.
(For more information please refer to the Newsletter below)
HOW CAN YOU HELP AT HOME?
Read, read, read and then read some more- question your child about what they have read using the five W’s.
Below is a link to recommended reads for Year 5 children:
Ensure your child is practising their times tables on a regular basis and support your child with learning their weekly spellings.
Encourage your child to research about the topics they are learning in school.
Newsletter and Recommended Reads
Year 5 Curriculum Map
Essential Learning Experiences
We are fortunate enough to have external guests visit us throughout the year. As well as this, we have a range of trips planned throughout the year to enhance our children's learning, such as: Hindu Day, Enterprise week, Chocolate House visit, performing on stage and much more!
Please keep an eye out for letters and important dates.