WELCOME TO YEAR 5
with Miss Harding
I hope you are looking forward to working hard and learning lots of new things during your time in Year 5!
Here are the topics we will be learning about:
English – Poetry with attitude, The Boy at the Back of the Class by Onjali Q Rauf.
Topic – Extreme Earth, Riotous Royalty
Science – Mixtures and Reactions
Please check the Spring Term overviews to see what we will be learning about in Maths and foundation subjects.
HOME LEARNING 2021:
OVERVIEWS 2020 – 2021:
CORE LEARNING LINKS:
Please see the document below to support your child’s learning at home.
- Sycamore Class Core Learning Links – Spring 1
- Sycamore Class Core Learning Links – Autumn 1
- Sycamore Class Core Learning Links – Autumn 2
THUNKS OF THE TERM:
Is it worse to fail at something or never attempt it in the first place?
If you could choose just one thing to change about the world, what would it be?
IMPORTANT THINGS TO REMEMBER:
- P.E will take place on a Monday afternoon.
- Forest School will take place on a Monday afternoon.
- Swimming Lessons are on a Tuesday morning.
- Spellings will be tested on a Thursday.
You will receive a new reading book three times a week. These days may change each week. Remember, if you finish your book you can read it again or continue reading a library book at home. If you have finished the reading scheme, please read library books and keep Miss Harding regularly updated with what you are reading.
Spellings will be tested on a Thursday morning and will be tested in the form of a dictation. This means new words will be put into full sentences to ensure children have an understanding of their meaning.
Homework will be set on a half termly basis.
If you need additional Maths sheets that are not included on this list, please see Miss Harding.