Curriculum

Year Five Topics

 

Autumn

Spring

Summer

English

  • Poetry – List poems and poetic style
  • Myths and Legends- Beowulf
  • Dialogue - Up
  • Instructions

 

  • Narrative Poetry – Owl and the Pussycat
  • Stories from other Cultures – Ali Baba
  • Recounts
  • Wind in the Willows – Playscripts, character descriptions
  • Persuasive letters and adverts- Wallace and Gromit
  • Poetry – Performance and Roald Dahl
  • Flashback stories
  • Descriptive Writing

Maths

  • Number and place value
  • Addition and subtraction
  • Multiplication and division
  • Fractions
  • Measurement
  • Properties of shapes
  • Position and direction      
  • Statistics

Science

  • Earth & Space
  • Forces

 

  • Properties & changes of materials
  • Living things & habitats
  • Animals including humans

History / Geography

  • Ancient Greece
  • The UK
  • Vikings & Anglo Saxons
  • Exploring Scandinavia
  • Coasts

DT

  • Moving Toys
  • Bread
  • Musical Instruments

Music

  • Cyclic Patterns
  • Roundabout         Journey 
  •  Into Space
  •  Songwriter
 
  • Stars, Hide Your Fires
  • Who Knows?

PE

  • Gymnastics
  • Dance
  • Games
  • Gymnastics
  • Dance
  • Games
  • Gymnastics
  • Athletics

RE

  • Sikhism
  • Hinduism
  • Christmas story
  • Sikh stories
  • Hindu texts
  • Easter
  • Prayer & worship
  • Beliefs & moral values

Art

  • Printing
  • Textiles
  • Drawing

French

  • Regions in France, directions, weather & Christmas
  • Numbers, places around the school & Easter
  • Storytelling, colours & artists

ICT

  • Apps & internet
  • Internet safety
  • Coding