Here is the ‘Meet the Teacher’ information for Year 5: Meet the Teacher Year 5
Here is the PowerPoint with all the information regarding the residential. Y5 Residential
Please see the following for the end of year expectations for Year 5:Maths Year 5 Targets
Useful Websites for Home Learning
Year 5 travelled back in time to a land of pyramids and Pharaohs… Ancient Egypt. Year 5 showed their research skills and produced non-chronological reports on life in Ancient Egypt including things such as the mummification process, the importance of the River Nile and key events that occurred during the Ancient Egyptian civilization. Click the link below to see the overview of the topic and see all areas of the curriculum covered.
The children also got a wonderful opportunity to take part in Ancient Egypt Day, they had a fantastic workshop where they discovered what it was like to live in the times of the Ancient Egyptians and dress up in Ancient Egyptian costumes.
This half term Year 5 learn all about life in the Tudor times. The class look at the features of biographies before planning and writing their own one based on a very famous figure from Tudor times! In Science the class study the lifecycles of different animals and the ecosystems that they are part of. Click the link below to see the overview of the topic and see all areas of the curriculum covered.
Summer Term 1
For the first part of the Summer term Year 5 are going to be looking at the topic ‘Allotments’. They will be researching and looking at where the food we eat comes from and the different types of farming all over the world. They will also be focusing on poetry in literacy, including ‘The Glory of the Garden’ by Rudyard Kipling.
Summer Term 2
Year 5 Will be spending the last part of the Summer term looking at the topic ‘Beast Creators’. They will be designing their very own bug hotel and look at how to write a set of instructions using bullet points and imperative verbs. They will then be working on their persuasive writing by producing brochures for their bug hotels. For full details of the coverage this half term please click the link below.