The teachers in Year 5 are Miss Shufflebotham, Miss Pegram, Mr Hunter and Miss Goodwin.
The teaching assistants are Miss Prangnell, Mrs Hyder, Mrs Pardo-Alvarez
We teach the subjects through a topic based curriculum.
Long Term Plan for 2020-2021: Long Term Plan Year 5
The topic for Term 1 is Stargazers.
Term 1 Curriculum information and enrichment opportunities: https://sway.office.com/i3kBPh7tSbzyKpqe?ref=Link
Children are given a reading book appropriate to their level, which they are expected to read daily. Please write in your child’s contact book when they have finished reading it so the teacher knows when to change it. Your child will receive weekly English and Maths homework which is based around their learning in class. They will be given this on Thursday and expected to return it by Tuesday of the following week. There will also be spelling lists given each week from the Year 5/6 spelling list.
As well as the academic homework, including daily reading that the children complete, we want to encourage and celebrate the children’s creative side. The children are encouraged to use their thinking hats to create a piece of homework that we can share with the whole school community, including parents, at parent’s evening. They can pick from one of the suggested ideas included in the curriculum information sway above or create an idea of their own. The children will vote for the most creative homework (green hat thinking) from each class. Good luck!
The information below provides details about the areas of learning that your child will cover in Year 5. Children are expected to meet these requirements by the end of Year 5. These are based on the guidance from the National Curriculum 2014.
The information below provides details about the areas of learning that your child will cover in Year 5. Children are expected to meet these requirements by the end of Year 5. These are based on the guidance by the National Curriculum 2014.
KS2 SATs Revision Ultimate 3-in-1 Maths Organiser
Please click here for the KS2 Maths organiser resource.
Curriculum Website Links
The below websites may be useful for supporting your child further with their learning:
BBC Primary https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/primary
Timetables Rockstars: https://ttrockstars.com/login
National Geographic https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/
NASA Kids Club https://www.nasa.gov/kidsclub/index.html
Natural History Museum https://www.nhm.ac.uk/