Year 5

Welcome to Year 5


Mr Newton, Mrs Johnson, Mrs Garratt and Miss Brown welcome you to Year 5. Throughout this page you will find information about your child’s learning as well as important dates for the diary.
If you need to contact one of us please do not hesitate to get in touch at the school door in the morning, after school or through the school office.

Notice Board

P.E is on a Wednesday – Please make sure that your child has their P.E kit.

Homework– We expect children to read 5 times a week at home, spend time learning their spellings and develop times table skills using TT rockstars.


Big Ideas

Who we are (1 week)
Houses and expectations, ground rules of the year

Time travellers (6 weeks)
History and Art links

Lest we forget (2 weeks)
World War

Let me entertain you! (5 weeks)
Enterprise, community, DT and Science links


Our Changing World (6 Weeks)
(global citizens)
Geography, environment, community, culture links

Animal Magic (6 Weeks)
Geography, Science links
Science week


Faster, higher, stronger! (5 Weeks)
PE, British Values, Olympics, Ancient Greeks
Sports Day!
This unit will repeat every 4 years in line with the Olympic cycle

Music, lights, action (7 Weeks)
Music & performance

Year 5 National Curriculum




Important Dates

  • Open evening – 24th / 25th September
  • Harvest – 11th October
  • Remembrance service – 8th November

Year 5 Family Welcome

Student Work

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