We hope you have all had a lovely summer holiday and are ready for the term ahead. We are excited to welcome your child to Year 5. We run an open door policy so please do not hesitate to come and speak to us if you have any questions or concerns regarding your child.
Year 5 Team
Ms Bright – Class Teacher
Mrs Warner – TA
What we will be learning this term
Literacy: Narrative, instructions, balanced argument and poetry
Maths: Number – place value, addition and subtraction, multiplication and division.
Computing: Digital Literacy
MFL: Salut Gustave! A L’ecole (French)
History: The Anglo- Saxons and Scots
Geography: Locational knowledge and mapping
Science: Forces and Properties and changes of materials
DT: Anglo- Saxon crests
PHSE: Being Me in My World and Celebrating Difference, Strengthening Minds programme – Life After Lockdown
ART: Observational drawing
PE: Fitness and Dance
Music: Steel Pans, Living on a prayer and Classroom Jazz 1
PE days: Year 5 have PE on Mondays and swimming on Wednesdays until further notice.
PE uniform: Blue or black shorts or tracksuit bottoms with a white T shirt and plimsolls or black trainers.Please write your child’s name on all their clothing – it helps enormously if they get lost or mixed up with another child’s clothes. Please note, we are not responsible for any lost items of clothing. We teach children to take full responsibility for their possessions. If for any reason clothing is lost, we endeavor to help locate it, but we do not replace uniform of any kind.