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Year 5

We would like to introduce you to our Year 5 Staff

Mr. Bridgewater - Classteacher (Monday)

Mrs. Thompson - Classteacher (Tuesday - Friday)

Mrs. Smith - Special Education Support Assistant

Mrs. Clough - Special Education Support Assistant

Spring 2024

Happy New Year and welcome back! We hope that you had a lovely Christmas break with your loved ones. We had a fantastic Autumn term, ending with the success of our Christmas concert – ‘Chaos at Christmas’. We were so proud of all of the children, they are super stars!

This newsletter will provide you with information about what is going on in our classroom and what the children will be    learning throughout this term.

We are hoping to continue to build on the children’s fantastic learning in 2024.

Here is a taster of just some of the things we will learn this term: 

Maths

  • Multiplication and Division
  • Fractions
  • Decimals and percentages
  • Perimeter and area

English

  • Stories from a different view point
  • Choral poetry
  • Newspaper report
  • Shakespeare (18th—24th March)

RE

· Christmas

· Lent

· Holy Week

 

RHE

  • Belonging
  • Self-talk
  • Cyberbullying
  • Types of abuse

D&T

  • Different types of mechanism
  • Mechanical product using gears and pulleys

Art

  • Henri Rousseau
  • Shading to create mood and feeling
  • Express emotion in art

Science

  • Properties of materials
  • Changes in materials

Computing

  • E-Safety
  • PowerPoint presentations

Geography

  • Biomes
  • Layers of the rainforest
Autumn 2023

Welcome back to the start of an exciting new and school year at St. George & St. Martin Catholic Academy! I hope you have all enjoyed a lovely summer, the children have come back rested and have been entertaining us with their stories of summer fun. I am very happy to be their teacher in Year 5!

This newsletter will provide you with information about what is going on in our classroom and what the children will be learning throughout this term.

Here is a taster of just some of the things we will learn this term:

Maths

 

Place value

Addition and Subtraction

Multiplication and Division

Fractions

English

 

Non-chronological reports

Poetry

Fables

Instructions

RE

 

Creation

Parables

Advent

 

 

RHE

 

Friendships –What does a good friend look like? How to be a good friend?

D&T

 

Food Technology—Use ingredients from all food groups. Use seasonal food to plan a dish.

Art

 

Class Artist (Salvador Dali)

Tone, shape and colour

Media

 

Science

 

Living things and their habitats

Animals, including humans

Computing

 

Programming: Developing a maze game

E-Safety

Geography

 

North and South America