Year 5

Curriculum 2017/2018

Spring Term 2

Power of Reading Texts: Literacy (including Grammar): Maths:

·         Fiction: ‘The Last Wild’ by Piers Torday 

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·         Use subordinating and coordinating conjunctions

·         Write a letter in role

·         Write a newspaper report

·         Singular and plural verb agreements

·         Write an information text


·         Multiplying 3 digit numbers by 2 digit numbers

·         Short division

·         Adding fractions with different denominators

·         Comparing and ordering fractions with different denominators


Year 5


‘Peasants, Princes and Pestilence’


Flee your fields, close your doors and pull up the drawbridge: the dreaded and deathly ‘Great Pestilence’ is here!

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Important days to remember:

·         Planning different types of scientific enquiries to answer questions, including recognising and controlling variables


·         Recording data  and results using scientific diagrams and labels, tables, scatter graphs, bar and line graphs

PE: Please being your kit on a Tuesday


Homework: To be given out at the beginning of each half term and checked each Friday.


Spellings: To be given out and tested each Friday


Times Tables: To practise the times table of the week ready for a test each Friday

Non-core Subjects: How can you help your child at home?
Art/DT: Sketching and printing skills

RE: What inspires people to follow a faith?

PE: Team games

History: Exploring 14th century England

Geography: Using maps and comparing changes over time

Computing: Exploring Microsoft word and excel

PSHE: Friendships

Enrichment: Exploring our rights

French (Year 3-6): Holidays and hobbies

·         Practise the 8, 9 and 12 times tables regularly


·         Read regularly with your child and discuss what they have read


·         Practise the spellings sent home


If you would like to contact your child’s teacher about their learning this term you can contact them on the following emails:


Miss C Carter –

Miss L Harper –