Welcome to Year 5

There are 60 children in Year 5 split into two classes. Their teachers are Mrs Foreman and Mr Delarue. They are helped by Mrs. Cross and Mrs Capel

Mr Delarue’s class will have indoor PE on Wednesday, and outdoor PE on Tuesday.

Mrs Foreman’s class will have indoor PE on Tuesday, and outdoor PE on Friday.

Literacy and Maths homework will be given to the children on Mondays and it is expected to be handed in on Fridays.

Children are expected to read at least five times each week and hand in their Reading Challenge books every Friday.

Children will also be set an additional term long creative homework, based on our Topic.

 

Don't forget, it's time to start looking at secondary schools! Check out their websites here:

North Oxfordshire Academy

Banbury Academy

Kineton High School

The Warriner School

Blessed George Napier 

 

Below are our Year 5 topics and a taster of what we will be learning each term. 

 

Year 5

 

Term 1

Term 2

Term 3

Term 4

Term 5

Term 6

Literacy

A Boy in the Girl’s Bathroom

Diary

Non chronological reports

Underdog

Instructions

Adventures

Newspapers

Description

Explanation

Warning

Persuasion

Myths and Legends

Recount

Maths

Number and Place value

Adddition and Subraction

Multiplication and division

Fractions decimals

 (word problems)

Measurement (length/area etc, £ and p ) converting between units

Measurement (time ) converting between units

Geometry Properties of shape

Geometry position and direction

Statistics

Addition and Subtraction

Multiplication and division

 

 

Number and Place value

Adddition and Subraction

Multiplication and division

Fractions decimals percentages

 (word problems)

Measurement (length/area etc, £ and p ) converting between units

 

Measurement (time ) converting between units

Geometry Properties of shape

Perimeter area

Geometry position and direction

Statistics

Addition and Subtraction

Multiplication and division

 

 

 

Number and Place value

Adddition and Subraction

Multiplication and division

Fractions decimals

 (word problems)

Measurement (length/area etc, £ and p ) converting between units

Volume

 

Measurement (time ) converting between units

Geometry Properties of shape

Geometry position and direction

Statistics

Addition and Subtraction

Multiplication and division

 

 

 

Science

Living Things

habitats

Properties and changes of materials

Space

Forces

Electricity

All Living Things (human body)

ICT

Programming

Writing code to make games in scratch

Programming ctd.

? code cracking

Digital media

We are artists

Fusing geometry and art

Using the internet

Creating a website about e safety

Communicating and collaborating online

We are Bloggers

Modelling and simulations

Ongoing – research using search engines, e safety, typing skills, data base and spreadsheet linked to Maths and topic

Art

Sketching

Linked to anglo Saxons, habitats and vikings

Digital media

 

 

Famous artists ? Raphael, Michaelangelo

Painting portraits

DT

Butter making

Weaving

Linked to anglo Saxons/ vikings

Designing and making shields

 

Making musical instruments

 

light house

Geography

 

 

 

Africa

Coasts and Rivers

 

History

Anglo Saxons

Vikings

Tudors

Music

Singing and music linked to topic

 

Singing and music linked to topic

 

Singing and music linked to topic

 

PE

Tag rugby

gymnastics

Netball

dance

Basketball

gymnastics

Tennis

Dance

Quick Cricket

Dance

Rounders

Athletics

RE

What is the best way for a Hindu to show commitment to God?

Is the Christmas story true?

Are Sikh stories important today?

Did God intend Jesus to be crucified and if so was Jesus aware of this?

What is the best way for a Sikhs to show commitment to God?

What is the best way for a Christian to show commitment to God?

PSHCE

Philosophy for children

 

 Anti bullying

Personal Safety

 Internet safety

 Global

awareness

 Philosophy for

children

 Goals for the future

 If you would like any further information regarding you child's learning, please speak to your child's class teacher.