Year 5

Week Commencing – 3rd December

This week:

  • In Maths we have been learning to use and recognise square and cube numbers.
  • In English we have been writing instructions to create a Victorian toy as well as making it.
  • In Topic we have been learning about the Penny Black stamp and the man who created it.

Also if your child does not have a good knowledge of their times tables up to 12 please could they practise them as it will support them in their maths work.

Week Commencing – 26th November

This week:

  • In Maths we have been learning to use and recognise factors and prime numbers.
  • In English we have been writing instructions to create a festive gift.
  • In Topic we have been on an amazing trip to understand what life was like as a Victorian.

Also if your child does not have a good knowledge of their times tables up to 12 please could they practise them as it will support them in their maths work.

Week Commencing – 19th November

This week:

  • In Maths we have been learning to use and recognise multiples and factors.
  • In English we have begun learning about the different features of instructions with a focus on adverbs and imperative verbs.
  • In RE we have been considering the role of Mary in the Nativity story and the Bible.

Also if your child does not have a good knowledge of their times tables up to 12 please could they practise them as it will support them in their maths work.

Week Commencing – 12th November

This week:

  • In Maths we have completed our learning on statistics and will be moving on to multiplication and division.
  • In English we have planned and written our own non-chronological report about the famous Victorian we researched over the half term break.
  • In Topic we have compared the lives of poor and rich Victorian children.

Also if your child does not have a good knowledge of their times tables up to 12 please could they practise them as it will support them in their maths work.

 We would like to thank all the parents who took part in our bake sale and made the event such a success. The children have seen their new books and are extremely eager to start reading them! Thank you all so very much, Miss Keeton and Mrs Taylor.

Week Commencing – 5th November

This week:

  • In Maths we have been creating line graphs and interpreting data.
  • In English we have planned and written a class non-chronological report on Dr Barnardo.
  • In Art we are looking at different methods of sketching as well as the effects of light and shadow.

Also if your child does not have a good knowledge of their times tables up to 12 please could they practise them as it will support them in their maths work.

Week Commencing – 29th October

This week:

  • In Maths we have finished addition and subtraction and moved on to a unit about statistics with a special focus on line graphs.
  • In English we have begun learning about the features of a non-chronological report with a special focus on relative clauses and relative pronouns.
  • In Topic we have been presenting our Isambard Kingdom Brunel Power Points.

Also if your child does not have a good knowledge of their times tables up to 12 please could they practise them as it will support them in their maths work.

Week Commencing - 15th October

This week:

  • In Maths we have been adding and subtracting using the column method.
  • In English we have planning and writing an informal letter.
  • In RE we have concluded our topic “Do Sikhs need the Guru Granth Sahib?”

Also if your child does not have a good knowledge of their times tables up to 12 please could they practise them as it will support them in their maths work.

Week Commencing – 8th October

This week:

  • In Maths we have been learning to use column addition and subtraction.
  • In English we have been writing our amazing Victorian stories up neatly.
  •  In Topic we have been creating PowerPoint Presentations on Isambard Kingdom Brunel.

Also if your child does not have a good knowledge of their times tables up to 12 please could they practise them as it will support them in their maths work.

Week Commencing – 1st October

This week:

  • In Maths we have finished are learning on place value and have begun to look at addition and subtraction
  • In English we have been planning and writing our own Victorian story
  • In Art we have been adding background colours and detail to our Victorian portraits.

Also if your child does not have a good knowledge of their times tables up to 12 please could they practise them as it will support them in their maths work.

Week Commencing – 24th September

This week:

  • In Maths we have been learning about numbers to 1 million as well as negative numbers.
  • In English we have been planning and writing a class version of our Victorian novel.
  • In Topic we have been learning about Victorian inventions.

Also if your child does not have a good knowledge of their times tables up to 12 please could they practise them as it will support them in their maths work.

Week Commencing - 17th September

This week:

  • In Maths we have been learning about rounding and ordering and comparing numbers to 100,000.
  • In English we have continued reading our novel Street Child and have been looking at dialogue and prepositions.
  • In Art we have been sketching and beginning to paint our drawings of famous Victorians.

Also if your child does not have a good knowledge of their times tables up to 12 please could they practise them as it will support them in their maths work.

Week Commencing – 10th September

This week:

  • In Maths we have learning about Roman Numerals and rounding to the nearest 10,000.
  • In English we have been reading our historical novel street child and learning about the characters and Victorian setting
  • In Topic we have been learning about the Victorian era and in art we have been sketching famous Victorians in preparation for painting a portrait.

If your child does not have a good knowledge of their times tables up to 12, please could they practise them as it will support them in their maths work.

 


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