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Year 5 - Grand Canyon

Teacher:  Mr Day432 Grand Canyon Illustrations & Clip Art - iStock

Teaching Assistant:  Mrs Tasker

PE Day:  Tuesday - please come to school wearing your correct PE kit. Remember to dress appropriately for outdoors.

Spelling Test Day:  Friday

Times Tables:  We will be using Times Tables Rockstars throughout the week to practice and track our fluency with Times Tables.

Home Learning:   There will be a half-termly project which will be linked to the current topic. 

If you would like to support your child further at home, in Year 5 we aim for children to know their times tables with increasing fluency. There are some fantastic videos online to support the learning of these. 

Additionally the Year 5/6 Statutory word list can be found in the documents at the bottom of this page, these are spellings in which we aim for children to know by the time they finish Year 5.  

Autumn Term Topic:  Wizardry!
                                         North and South America

Spring Term Topic:      Life in Ancient Rome

Summer Term Topic:  The Ancient Greeks

Other useful information:  Suitable PE kit must be worn: a black t-shirt with the Stanground St John's Logo or a white t-shirt, and black shorts/ sports trousers. 

Reading at home daily will help develop and improve pace, fluency and understanding. Please listen to your child read at least 3 times a week and then record in their reading record.