Year Five

Knowledge organiser T4

Topic map year 5 Term 4

Curriculum Matrix

Teachers and Learning Support Assistants 

  • Willow class- Mrs Beeks
  • Oak class – Miss Rudd
  • Year 5 LSA: Mrs Maddaford

Teaching and learning 

We will cover a variety of exciting learning opportunities through our topics:

  • Term 1: What brought the Edo people to the rain forests of Benin?
  • Term 2: Why was William Wilberforce important in Victorian Britain?
  • Term 3: Why is Pompeii a city of stone?
  • Term 4: What did the Ancient Greeks do for us?
  • Term 5: Should we build a hotel next to the Great Barrier Reef?
  • Term 6: How did the Mayans make chocolate?

Please click the following link to discover our curriculum plan for the rest of the year: CURRICULUM PLAN

Key Weekly Information

Please bring in your P.E kit on a Monday and leave it in school until Friday.

PE Days are Wednesday and Thursday for both classes.

You should read with your child every day and sign in their reading record book. Children can also earn prizes and book rewards when you sign their ‘reading rewards sheet’ which is stuck in their reading record.

A homework grid is given out at the beginning of each term.  This allows children to choose one item from the grid to complete as homework each week.  They will need to choose from a different line of the homework grid.  This enables them to develop a variety of their skills.  Weekly spellings will also be sent out each week.  All homework is due in on a Thursday.  This term’s topic homework is: create a scene of a place where chocolate is made – to add colour to the scene please use chocolate wrappers.

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