Welcome to Year 5!
Class Teacher: Daniel Ricketts
Class Teaching Assistant: Debbie Russell
Class Teacher: Mark Haines
Class Teaching Assistant: Sarah Posner
Year 5 Curriculum Map for 2020-2021
|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 - Earth and Space
Computing - Researching and designing a blog
Art/ D.T - Studying Alan Bean (an astronaut turned artist )and recreating some of his work
|Autumn 2nd Half||World War|
History/Geography - The effects of World War I and II locally and nationally
P.E - Dance - Diwali dance
Science - Properties & Change of Materials
Computing - We are architects
Art/ D.T - Looking at artists, architects and designers in history
R.E - Christianity
|Spring 1st Half||The Terrible Tudors|
History/ Geography - The Tudors
P.E - Gymnastics - Balancing
Science - Properties of Materials
Computing - Designing and creating a website using Weebly
Art/ D.T - Sculpture - experimenting with form while making Tudor crafts
|Spring 2nd Half||Shifting Sands in Africa|
History/Geography - Shifting Sands of Africa (Egyptians)
P.E - Striking and fielding games - Rounders
Science - Living Things and Life Cycles
Computing - We are cryptographers
Art/ D.T - The natural environment - Landscapes
R.E - Sikhism
|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 : Forces
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.
|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 : Animals including humans
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.
If you have any queries, please contact the Class Teacher or the Learning and Teaching Leader for this phase: Hannah Langmead-Thorpe
Please see Google Classroom for spellings and homework.