Welcome to Year 5

Our class teacher for the 2021/22 academic year is Miss Fairbrother. Our teaching assistants are Mrs Smith-Walkden and Mrs Burton.

In Year 5, we cover many exciting topics to enhance children’s knowledge and understanding in-line with The National Curriculum 2014. British Values also underpin our curriculum.

Our key topic areas this year are:

Autumn Term 1 – Why should the rainforests matter to all of us? – click here for the knowledge mat

Autumn Term 2 – What was life like during WW2? – click here for the knowledge mat

Spring Term 1 – Who were the Anglo-Saxons? – click here for the knowledge mat

Spring Term 2 – What happens when an Earthquake strikes? – click here for the knowledge mat

Summer Term 1 – Will the UK ever disappear into the sea?

Summer Term 2 – Why should Britain be ashamed of slavery?

We will have our swimming lessons on a Friday. It is essential that children remember to bring their swimming kit in on a weekly basis.

Homework will be given out on a Friday and needs to be returned to school by the following Tuesday. Homework will include: English, Maths, Spelling, reading and Times Tables Rock Stars.

If you would like any more information about our class, please do not hesitate to contact us via the school office.