This term will we be studying the following:
Science : Living things and their habitats and animals including humans.
During this unit, we will be describing the differences in lifecycles of mammals, amphibians, insects and birds. We will also investigate the changes that take place as a human develops to old age.
History and Geography: Vikings and Anglo Saxons
During this unit of study, we will be learning about the Vikings and Anglo-Saxons. Part of this unit will involve learning about settlements within the UK and the reasons behind their names and locations and land use. We will invesitgate the Roman withdrawal from Britain.
RE: Hinduism and creation of the world.
Pupils will learn about the Hindu religion, including customs, traditions and beliefs. Pupils will also be investigating a range of religions beliefs about the creation of the world.
PE: Swimming and Athletics
PE this term will usually be on a Thursday. However, we would suggest that PE kits stay in school in case of any unforeseen changes. Outdoor kit will be required, this should include a pair of well fitting trainers for pupils to change into. Swimming will take place on Wednesday's.
This term we hope to continue to encourage the pupils use of Read Theory and Times Tables Rockstars. All pupils within Year 5 have their own personal username and password to log into these websites. Please let a member of the Year 5 team know if your child needs these user details again. We will also being using technology to create art.
Art and Design Technology:
This term we will be creating illuminated letters, making Anglo-Saxon inspired jewellery and cooking healthy meals inspired by the foods avaliable to the Anglo-Saxons and Vikings.