Welcome to the Tiger Class
Welcome to Year 5 Tigers with Miss Glover and Miss Scott. We are so excited to see you all flourish in Year 5, and we know it’s going to be a fantastic year. This page is for our parents and children to use together. It includes information about what Y5 are learning, key dates, homework and helpful websites.
Please click here to download the Y5 Topic Long Term Plan
Please click here to download the Y5 Maths Long Term Plan
Please click here to download the Y5 Writing Standards
Spring 1 Term
Our topic for Spring 1 is “The Victorians”.
For the first half of Spring term we will be learning all about the Victorians! We will have lots of different opportunities to explore the history of the Victorians and have a visit from the school library service arranged for early in the term.
In English we will be writing explanation texts and a setting description about Oliver Twist. In Maths we will be looking at fractions, perimeter and area.
In History we will identify historic moments that were significant to the Victorian period and discover what the Victorian lifestyle was really like. In Science we will exploring forces and recapping previous learning from lower KS2. In RSHE we will cover a variety of topics including how do we decide what to share and why do we argue?
In RE we will be studying if God is everywhere why do we visit a place of worship.
Autumn 2 Term
Our topic for Autumn 2 is what is fair trade and is focussed around our Geography scheme of learning.
In English we will be investigating a range of information linking to our topic. We will be writing a balanced argument, a narrative poem and a persuasive piece. In Maths we will be continuing our learning of multiplication and division. After that, we will move on to learning all about fractions. This includes: equivalent and non-unit fractions, improper fractions to mixed numbers and vice versa, ordering and comparing and adding and subtracting fractions.
In computing, we will be focussing on sharing information and in art we will be focussing on life cycles. During our RE topic learning we will be concentrating on why festivals are important to religious groups.
During PSHE, we will be learning about lots of different aspects including avoiding getting ill, staying fit and healthy and asking the question of if there is anything such as a normal family.
P.E days : Wednesday and Thursday
Spanish day: Tuesday
Each half term we will send out a home learning bingo grid with tasks for you to complete at home. Here are the Spring challenges for you to try.
Spring 1 learning grid Spring 2 learning grid
P.E days Wednesday and Friday
Spanish day: Friday
Dates for your diary
11th October – creative morning
Creative Morning- 13th December 2023 9:00am
Parent Workshop Y5 - 23rd January 2024 at 9:00am
Parent Workshop - 12th March 2024 at 9:00am
Creative Morning - 7th May at 2024
Parent Showcase - 9th July at 2:15pm