PE / Games
PE is taught by on a Monday and Games is taught on a Wednesday. Please can you ensure that your child brings in their PE/Games kit on these days. PE lessons are usually held in the hall and Games lessons taught outside.
Children are given the following pieces of homework each week:
A Maths or Literacy piece of work
Weekly Reading Homework on the Active Learn website using Bug Club
Homework is given out each Friday and it is expected to be completed by the following Wednesday. Spelling tests will be carried out each Monday, with children given a new set of words to learn each week. The Maths Interactive Homework tasks will be allocated to children each week and can be found on the My Maths website Any issues with forgotten usernames or passwords, please see Mrs Heathfield.
Alchemy Island - Autumn Term
We begin our magical journey into Year 5 by visiting Alchemy Island where we will learn about materials, map reading and
Stargazers! - Spring Term
This term year 5 will learn all about the solar system, looking at astronauts, distances of the planets, gravity and more. We will be reading Myths and Legends.
Click on the link below to learn more facts about space. http://www.esa.int/esaKIDSen/
Watch the video to see why we believe there is no life on any other planets.
Allotment - Spring Term
We will be developing green fingers in Year 5 as we start planting and growing our own vegetables and look forward to making something out of the food we have grown.
Exploring our own environments and identifying what grows where we live will be a focus for our learning.
Revolution! - Summer
In the spring term, Year 5 will be learning all about the life of a Victorian. They will explore inventors, school life, working in the mines and the revolution.
Here are a few things you can have a look at before we start the topic.
Click on the link http://www.primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/victorians.html