Year 5 - Isambard and Knight

Welcome to Year 5

Miss Miller and Mrs Green are delighted to be part of your child's learning experience this year. We will be supported by Miss Mansell, Mrs Gates-Mutton, Mr Wallis and Mrs Fortune. We are always around to support both you as parents and the children. If you need anything or you have any questions or queries please don't hesitate - pop in and speak to one of us.

Term 3: Beyond The Wardrobe Doors...

This term, Year 5 are venturing beyond the wardrobe doors into the land of Narnia! We will be reading 'The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe' by C. S. Lewis and using this text to inspire our creative writing. We will also be learning about mountains and volcanoes in Geography and using this knowledge to create mountain scenes in art through embellished wet felting.

Spectacular Start:

For our Spectacular Start this term, the children worked together to create lanterns in the style of the very well-known lamp-post in Narnia, and we had a go at cooking up our own batches of Turkish Delight, just for Edmund! 

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Topic Web

Click the link here to see our Y5T3 topic web and find out what learning is coming up this term:

Y5T3-Through-the-Wardrobe...-Topic-Web.pdf

Spellings

Please find below the document showing the Y5 spelling overview for Term 2. 

Y5-TERM-3-SPELLING-OVERVIEW-2021.pdf

If your child has been set the revision spellings for this term, you can find the coverage on the document below:

Y5-TERM-3-REVISION-SPELLING-GROUP-OVERVIEW-2021.pdf

Term 2: Renaissance Man

For term 2, Year 5 are heading back in time to the 15th century for their artist study. We will be learning about the life and works of Leonardo da Vinci, including his most famous paintings and some of his more obscure inventions! We will explore the features of the Renaissance period and its influence on the art world through time. Our writing will be influenced by the entertaining novel 'The Incredible Adventures of Professor Branestawm', an absent-minded inventor full of brilliant ideas! 

Topic Web

Click this link to see the topic web for Year 5's term 2 topic:

Y5T2-Renaissance-Man-Topic-Web.pdf

Spellings

Please find below the document showing the Y5 spelling overview for Term 2. 

Y5-TERM-2-SPELLING-OVERVIEW-2021.pdf

If your child has been set the revision spellings for this term, you can find the coverage on the document below:

Y5-TERM-2-REVISION-SPELLING-GROUP-OVERVIEW-2021.pdf

 Term 1: Rainforest Rescue!

This term we will be learning all about the rainforest - from the creatures that live there and where these delicate habitats are found around the world, to the ecological impacts of deforestation and the efforts being made to save the rich ecosystems. We will be reading the exciting novel 'The Explorer' by Katherine Rundell, following Fred as he crashes and tries to survive in the Amazon rainforest! 

Topic web

Rainforest-Rescue-Topic-Web.docxRainforest-Rescue-Topic-Web.docx

Spellings

Please find below the document showing the Y5 spelling overview for Term 1.

Y5-TERM-1-SPELLING-OVERVIEW-2021.pdfY5-TERM-1-SPELLING-OVERVIEW-2021.pdf

Meet the Teacher

Please find below the PowerPoint shared during our Y5 Meet the Teacher Zoom. If you have any further questions do not hesitate to get in touch with either of us. 

Meet-the-teacher-Y5-Sept-2021.pdf

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