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WELCOME TO YEAR 5

SEN PROVISION

The SEN provision map above shows the various interventions children may get in our class. Children's names have been removed to protect privacy.

ENGLISH

In English we will look at a range of text types and the features of these. We will cover diary entries, information texts, narrative and poetry. We will use our class text to support our learning.

Spelling, grammar and guided reading will be taught daily.

Books: Journey to the River Sea. By Eva Ibbotson.

MATHS

In Maths we will look at the place value of numbers up to 1 million. We will look at rounding to the nearest 1, 10 and 100. We will look at methods for addition and subtraction and solve worded multi -step problems.

SCIENCE

Science day will be every Friday.  We will be looking at Properties and changes of materials and how they can be separated.

GEOGRAPHY

South America

Amazon rainforest. Covering climate, plants, animals and map work. This will link with the setting of our class text.

ART/DT

We will be looking at the artist Henri Rousseau. Sketches of animals and plants. Collage jungle scenes. 

RE

Rosh Hashanah – Jewish New Year. Looking at the Shofar. Considering the meaning of Yom Kippur. The story of Jonah.

SMSC

We will be getting to know one another in the class. We will link this to our school rules and the British Values.

COMPUTING

Computer safety. Research and presentation of information.

FRENCH

In French we will build on learnt vocabulary from Year 4. We will learn about ourselves (body parts and clothes).

MUSIC

In Music we will play vocal warm up games and begin to learn songs linked to our topic.

LONG TERM PLAN

If you would like to see what we are learning about over the whole year, click on the document above.