Welcome to Year 5's page.
Welcome back to another amazing year! We are very excited about the wonderful things happening this term such as a trip to Birmingham Art Museum! The children will be working very hard and we know that their families will support them in reading and homework tasks. We can't wait to get started. From all Year 5 staff we hope you have a lovely Autumn term.
Year 5 Staff.
Our Autumn term topic is the Ancient Greeks.
The children will be studying the Greeks, the invention of democracy and politics and the impact the Greeks had on our modern world. The children will study the Greeks inventions and their belief systems. They will also study the geography of Greece and its terrain and climate.
Children need to read at least 20 minutes every night. Children can read independently, to an adult, or to a sibling. Please ensure reading diaries are signed at least three times a week
Maths and English homework will be given out on Thursdays; maths will be given out every 2 weeks. Children also need to be practising times tables daily at home.
Children will be given spellings every Monday for a spelling test on Friday. We work on our spellings every day in school but practice at home makes perfect!!!
The full list of UKS2 spellings is available for download below.