Year 5 – Spring Term
Welcome to 2017. This term we are looking forward to our exciting curriculum topics and lots of extra events:
Reverence Week: 3-6 January
Young Voices: 26 January
Year 5 Class Assembly: 10 February
International Arts Week: 27 February – 3 March
In literacy, the children are continuing to develop their understanding of spelling rules and grammar. A highlight for this term will be writing and creating stories as part of the Stories 4 Schools project.
Numeracy focus for the term encompasses number operations, shapes and practical problem solving. The class will also undertake regular mental oral work. Please can you keep practicing times tables with your child at home.
Science – Earth and Space
Topic – Mexico and the Mayans/Walls and Barriers
PE – gymnastics and games - lessons will take place on Tuesdays and Wednesdays
As you can see, we have lots to learn about. I hope that the class will enjoy a very successful, productive and happy term.