♥ Welcome to Year 5's Class Page! ♥
Twitter - @MissCorlessY5
*Autumn Term - What are we learning?*
English - Key reading, writing, grammar, comprehension, spelling and language skills taught through a wide variety of text-types (adventure stories, explanation texts, play scripts, newspaper reports, poetry, historical stories etc...)
Maths - Revision of key calculations and applying all mathematical knowledge to solve word problems, gaining mastery in each area.
Whole-Class Novels - Beowulf, Kensuke's Kingdom (Michael Morpurgo)
Science - Properties and Changes of Materials
PE - Gymnastics, Football
History - Vikings
Geography - Extreme Earth
ICT - Coding, key skills
Art - Botanical Art, Artist study
Design and Technology - Viking Longships and Shields
British Values - Democracy
RE - Harvest, Festivals around the world
PSHE - Health and Wellbeing
French - Daily routine, school subjects
Music - Keyboards
Year 5 will have PE every TUESDAY and THURSDAY afternoon. This will change throughout the year so please
keep checking back for updates!
Please ensure your children have the following PE kit items every PE day:
- Yellow PE shirt (COMPULSORY)
- Black shorts (COMPULSORY)
- Black pumps (COMPULSORY)
- Trainers for when we're lucky enough to go outside (OPTIONAL)
- Outdoor bottoms / jacket (OPTIONAL)
- All jewellery is to be removed before every PE session and long hair is expected to be tied back.
Year 5 will receive homework every Monday which will be due in the following Monday.
The homework will consist of practising key mathematical calculations, times tables, spellings and reading. There may also be added information on the types of things we will be looking at the following week.
If children do not complete their homework, they will be expected to do it in their own time within school hours.
If you have any questions or want to speak to me, please do not hesitate to contact me by coming into school, phoning school or signing up to Class Dojo and sending me a direct message through its secure messaging system. Thank you!