Year 5 Autumn Term 2020
Meet the team
Class teacher, Pixie Class
Class teacher, Yeti Class
Year 5 Teaching Assistant (Monday - Thursday)
Year 5 Classroom Assistant
Forest Schools teacher, PPA cover, Teaching Assistant (Friday's)
PE and games coach, PPA cover
Apprentice PE and Wellbeing coach
Licenced Thrive Practitioner
What we're up to this term
This term we are learning about:
Number: Place value up to 5 digits and rounding to the nearest 100, 1000, 10,000
Calculation: Addition & subtraction; estimation & approximation; multiplying & dividing; factors, prime, square & cube numbers.
Statistics: Interpreting data in table & charts
Measurement: Perimeter & area
Reading: Inferences and deductions from a text; reading for research; evaluating a writer's use of language; drawing on a range of texts for evidence.
Writing: Writing in role; building suspense; editing and improving our writing; increasing fluency with handwriting and accuracy with spelling.
Oracy: Developing techniques for speaking and listening.
This term, children will develop a range of personal and interpersonal skills as well a new knowledge, skills and understanding through a range of activities and projects that include: shelter building, outdoor maths, wild art, flint and steel, scavenger hunts, bug hotels, pond dipping, clay animals and swings and knots.
In Citizenship we learn how to stay happy, healthy and safe, while exploring the skills needed to become educated and active members of the community. Citizenship includes Relationships & Health Education (RHE) and Religious Education (RE).
This term we will be learning about Christmas around the world in RE, and the changes we experience during puberty in RHE.