CONGRATULATIONS to Tom Hillier in his Rockmount 2 Rockmount quest. He did it! Watch Tom's video blogs in the Video Resource Centre. Thank you to the 123 sponsors who have helped raise £3771 including Gift Aid!
rockmount primary logo

Rockmount Primary School

All Can Achieve

Year 5

Welcome to Year 5

Onyx Class

Class Teacher: Kofi Ampofo

Class Teaching Assistant: Sumra Ahmed


Jet Class

Class Teacher: Daniel Ricketts

Class Teaching Assistant: James Taylor


Zircon Class

Class Teacher: Grace Dawson

Class Teaching Assistant: Clare Robinson

Year 5 Curriculum Map for 2019-2020


Half Term Topic Curriculum Area
Autumn 1st Half The Eagle has Landed

History/ Geography - The Eagle Has Landed (Space and space travel)

P.E - Invasion games - Football and Netball skills

Science - Living Things and Evolution (Empiribox Science)

Computing - Researching and designing a blog

Art/ D.T - Studying Alan Bean (an astronaut turned artist )and recreating some of his work

R.E- Why do you judge me? - Understanding more about discrimination.

Autumn 2nd Half World War

History/Geography - The effects of World War I and II locally and nationally

P.E - Dance - Diwali dance

Science - Living Things and Evolution (Empiribox Science)

Computing - We are architects

Art/ D.T - Looking at artists, architects and designers in history

R.E - Christianity - The significance for Christians of the ten commandment

Spring 1st Half African Kingdom

History/ Geography - African Kingdom (Benin)

P.E - Gymnastics - Balancing

Science - Light

Computing - Designing and creating a website using Weebly

Art/ D.T - Sculpture - experimenting with form while making African animal sculptures

R.E- Judaism

Spring 2nd Half Shifting Sands in Africa

History/Geography - Shifting Sands of Africa (Egyptians)

P.E - Striking and fielding games - Rounders

Science - Light

Computing - We are cryptographers

Art/ D.T - The natural environment - Landscapes

R.E - Judaism

Summer 1st Half Invaders

History/ Geography: Learning about the Viking invaders and the legacy they left. Reading and producing maps of where the Vikings came from and where they settled.

P.E: Swimming and athletics in preparation for sports day.

Science : TBA

Computing : Programming - Using ‘Scratch’ to learn how to write code in order to make an animated figure move across the screen.

Art/ D.T: Designing and making a Viking Longboat.

R.E: Islam

Summer 2nd Half Rain drops keep falling on my head

History/ Geography: Learning about the water cycle. Drawing and labelling diagrams of the water cycle.

P.E: Swimming and dance.

Science : TBA

Computing: Programming - Using ‘Scratch’ to learn how to write code in order to make an animated figure move across the screen.

Art/ D.T: Painting - Learning different techniques used to create landscape paintings.

R.E: Islam

If you have any queries, please contact the Class Teacher or the Learning and Teaching Leader for this phase: Viv Bull.
Please read our termly curriculum letters for more information.
Homework Menu

Autumn Term