Year 5

Class Teacher: Miss Keeley Foster

Homework

Spellings are set each week to be tested the following week.

Reading - Children are expected to read at least twice a week at home. They have the opportunity to read with an adult in class each week.


Websites

Children access these websites in Year 5 to help enhance their learning journey. Each child will have their own log in details and can also access the sites at home. Please click on the picture to be taken to the website.

Further information on these websites and other we use in school are linked here.
 




 
 

Curriculum Overview
 
Year 5 SEPT OCT NOV DEC JAN FEB MAR APR MAY JUN JUL
English/
Literacy
Classic Fiction Peter Pan
Biographies/
Autobiographies
Halloween – Before Sunrise – narrative
UFO’s – Non-Fiction/Instructions
Classic Narrative/Slam poetry

Mystery Genre – Road’s End
Shakespeare – Drama/Playscripts
Arguments/Debates
Reports/journalistic reports – Tuesday by David Wiesner
Classic Fiction
Fantasy stories
Power of Imagery
Non-Chronological reports
Persuasive writing
Maths SAFE –Big Maths Big Maths
Science Earth and Space Forces Properties and changes in materials Properties and changes in materials Animals including Humans Living things and their habitats
Topic Romans Victorians Modern Europe
DT Aqueducts/Roman jewellery/shield Victorian peg dolls Making food from European countries
Art Roman mosaics/Roman artwork Victorian art – William Morris and quilling Studying artists from Europe
Geography Life In Britain before Romans Victorian Britain European countries
History Roman Invasion Life during Victorian Britain Change in ruling
R.E. Living right
Life’s big questions
Growing up
Rites of passage - marriage
Believing – Christianity/Islam Belonging –
Christianity/Islam
Rights and respect
Justice
Responsibility
Poverty and wealth
P.E./Games Gym sequences/ Swimming Sports Hall Athletics/ Swimming Onside Sports
Dynamic Dance
Ball Skills
Striking and Fielding
Sports Day preparation
Gymfit Circuits
Tennis
Young Olympians
Rounders/Cricket
Music AUT1 -LW SPR1 - LW SUM1 –LW
Visits      

P.E. Overview 2019 - 2020
 
  Autumn Spring Summer
1 2 1 2 1 2
Year 5 Gymfit sequences
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Sports Hall Athletics
Gymfit sequences/ Circuits
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Sports Hall Athletics
Striking and Fielding
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Onside Sports – Tag Rugby
Ball Skills
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Limitless Dance
Swimming
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Sports Day/Rounders/
Cricket
Tennis – Gary Weatherburn
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Swimming


 

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Our Vision

We aim to provide an outstanding education in the heart of the community and as such we make every effort that the children at Vickerstown have the best academic start and grounding possible to enable them to become successful members of society.