Year 5 Class

Welcome to Year 5

General Information

  • P.E. will be on Tuesday and Thursday afternoon, so please ensure your child has a P.E. kit in school.
  • English homework will be set on a Friday.  Spellings will be set on a Friday.  A spelling test will take place every Friday.   
  • Maths homework will also be set on Friday and the activity will match to the week’s topic.

 

 

 
SpringTerm 2020
 
Week beginning January 6th 2020
 
English -  Adventure Stories - Class Text 'Journey to the River Sea' by Eva Ibbotson. Book review.
Christmas Recount.
Mathematics - Multiplying 10,100 and 1000. Drawing angles with Mrs Hosker
Science - Earth and Space
Geography - Rainforest and Brazil 
I.C.T - 
Music - Liverpool Philharmonic- 'Our Global Vision'
P.E.  - Dance, The Greeks with Claremount School in preparation for the Dance Festival.
Spanish - Every other Friday with Senor Whalley 
RE - Parable of the Talents
 
Year 5 Class Assembly is on Wednesday 22nd January. It would be great to see as many parents and carers as possible.
 
Year 5 will will be bringing letters home this week about 'Bikeability'. Your child has the exciting opportunity to complete two full days of training on Wednesdays 26th February and 4th March.
 
Tuesday 3rd March Year 5 will be visiting the Liverpool Philharmonic Hall to hear the orchestra play 'Our Global Vision'. Year 5 have been working very hard to prepare for this wonderful experience!
 
Week beginning January 13th 2020
 
English -  Adventure Stories - Class Text 'Journey to the River Sea' by Eva Ibbotson. Book review.
Newspaper report.
Mathematics - Multiplying 10,100 and 1000. Drawing angles with Mrs Hosker
Science - Earth and Space
Geography - Rainforest and Brazil 
I.C.T - 
Music - Liverpool Philharmonic- 'Our Global Vision'
P.E.  - Dance, The Greeks with Claremount School in preparation for the Dance Festival ( Tuesday morning).
Spanish - Every other Friday with Senor Whalley 
RE - Parable of the Talents Drama and modern day versions.
 
  
 
 
Week beginning January 27th 2020
 
English -  Storyboard of 'The Vanishing Rainforest' by Richard Platt
The Greeks- 'The Adventures of Odysseus' - identifying narrative type.
Mathematics - Multiplying a 2-digit number by a 2-digit number. Investigating angles with Mrs Hosker
Science - Earth and Space
Geography - Brazil 
I.C.T - Spreadsheets - setting variables to convert weeks to months, months to weeks.
Music - Liverpool Philharmonic- 'Our Global Vision'
P.E.  - Dance, 'The Greeks' with Claremount School in preparation for the Dance Festival ( Tuesday morning).
Spanish - Every other Friday with Senor Whalley 
Art - Space Art inspired by the work of the artist Peter Thorpe.
RE - Parable of the Talents Drama and modern day versions.
 
  
Week beginning February 10th 2020
 
English -  The Greeks- 'The Adventures of Odysseus' - Play script of Cyclops.
Mathematics - Equivalent fractions and improper fractions. Investigating angles with Mrs Hosker
Science - Earth and Space
Geography - Brazil - Homework, research project for Friday 28th February.
I.C.T - Spreadsheets - setting variables to convert weeks to months, months to weeks.
Music - Liverpool Philharmonic- 'Our Global Vision'
P.E.  - Dance, 'The Greeks' with Claremount School in preparation for the Dance Festival ( Tuesday morning).
Spanish - Every other Friday with Senor Whalley 
Art - Space Art inspired by the work of the artist Peter Thorpe.
RE - Writing letters to Rev Jane's congregation to understand more about the Kingdom of God.
 
Bikeability - Reminder to parents that the first session is on Wednesday 26th February, as soon as we return from half-term break. Please ensure your child arrives at school with their bike and appropriate clothing, particularly gloves as it will be cold. All children must have a cycle helmet.
Thank you, have a lovely holiday.
Mrs Hall  
 
Week beginning March 2nd 2020
 
English -  The Adventures of Odysseus - focus this week on 'The Cyclops'. Changing narrative into a play script.
World Book Day - Thursday 5th March - all welcome to dress as a book character.
Mathematics - Fractions - number sequences. Drawing angles with Mrs Hosker
Science - Earth and Space
Geography -  Mapping work about South America and Brazil 
I.C.T - Databases
Music - Liverpool Philharmonic- 'Our Global Vision'
P.E.  - 
Spanish - Every other Friday with Senor Whalley 
RE - Writing letters to our church congregation. Discussion about sin,forgiveness and confession in preparation for next week's church visit. 
  
Year 5 will be walking down to St. Bartholomew's church on Monday 9th March at 1.45 pm after registration.